2016 Press

Pay phone conversions bridge digital divide and won't cost taxpayers a dime
March 3, 2016
Read the Op-Ed: Pay phone conversions bridge digital divide and won't cost taxpayers a dime

Turning old payphones into new opportunities
February 25, 2016
Read the Mayor's Op-Ed: Turning old payphones into new opportunities

New York Launches Free Wi-Fi Hotspots
February 21, 2016
Read the article: New York Launches Free Wi-Fi Hotspots

Mayor de Blasio Announces Public Launch of LinkNYC Program, Largest and Fastest Free Municipal Wi-Fi Network in the World
February 18, 2016
Read the Release: Mayor de Blasio Announces Public Launch of LinkNYC Program, Largest and Fastest Free Municipal Wi-Fi Network in the World

Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications Issues Request for Information for Next Generation 911 System
January 28, 2016
Read the Release: Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications Issues Request for Information for Next Generation 911 System

Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications Releases Geoclient under an Open Source License
January 12, 2016
Read the release: Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications Releases Geoclient under an Open Source License
Visit Github to get the source code

New Yorkers are about to get free Wi-Fi
January 10, 2016
Read the article: New Yorkers are about to get free Wi-Fi

You’ll find the fastest free internet connection with these city wi-fi networks
January 6, 2016
Read the article: You’ll find the fastest free internet connection with these city wi-fi networks

New York City's Getting Wi-Fi Hotspots to Replace Pay Phone Booths
January 6, 2016
Read the article: New York City's Getting Wi-Fi Hotspots to Replace Pay Phone Booths

Brace For The "Fastest Internet You've Ever Seen" At These Free Sidewalk Kiosks
January 5, 2016
Read the article: Brace For The "Fastest Internet You've Ever Seen" At These Free Sidewalk Kiosks

Goodbye Pay Phones, Hello LinkNYC
January 5, 2016
Read the article: Goodbye Pay Phones, Hello LinkNYC

New York to start replacing payphones with optic fiber Wi-Fi kiosks
January 5, 2016
Read the article: New York to start replacing payphones with optic fiber Wi-Fi kiosks

New York City to Replace Pay Phones With Free Wi-Fi
January 5, 2016
Read the article: New York City to Replace Pay Phones With Free Wi-Fi

City begins rollout of LinkNYC Wi-Fi kiosks
January 5, 2016
Read the article: City begins rollout of LinkNYC Wi-Fi kiosks

The ‘mind-boggling’ risks your city faces from cyber attackers
January 1, 2016
Read the article: The ‘mind-boggling’ risks your city faces from cyber attackers

Can you download me now? NY payphones become Wi-Fi hot spots
January 1, 2016
Read the article: Can you download me now? NY payphones become Wi-Fi hot spots