Here's How the City's New LinkNYC Free WiFi Program Works

LinkNYC has launched this month with a few hotspots that replace the aging network of public pay-phones across the City with high-speed, free and public WiFi hotspots.

In this video from Bloomberg, learn more about how the program works, and how it plans on surviving in the City for the next dozen years.

Free wifi service for all of New York City? That’s the goal of LinkNYC, a public-private partnership that’s putting up digital wifi kiosks where old payphones used to stand. Bloomberg’s Ramy Inocencio checked out one of the first locations in Midtown Manhattan.

Matt Coneybeare

Matt Coneybeare

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Matt enjoys exploring the City's food scene with his Wife and the outdoors with their three dogs. He is an avid marathon runner, and spends most of his time working from a treadmill desk at home.

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