Gowex users get free Wi-Fi in Brazil

Gowex has signed a roaming agreement with Oi, a Brazilian operator (and the second largest carrier in South America). Oi will be providing Wi-Fi service during the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics. Thanks to this bilateral agreement, GOWEX and Oi users will benefit from the thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that both companies have created […]

Gowex launches free Wi-Fi service in Corsica

Gowex, the Madrid-based Wi-Fi operator, has begun providing free Wi-Fi service in the Ajaccio, the capital of the island of Corsica (birthplace of Napoleon Bonaparte and popular holiday island), just in time for the Tour de France and the summer holiday season. The Tour de France is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year and Corsica, […]

Gowex deploys free Wi-Fi hotzones in San Francisco

After building Wi-Fi hotzones in New York, GOWEX takes the leap to the West Coast and lands in San Francisco with 450 “Wi-Fi Smart Zones”. GOWEX plans to increase the number of hotzones in the city. The second city in the US in terms of quality of life (the first one is Honolulu) with over […]

Free Wi-Fi in Nice and the French Riviera

Nice, France has entered into a deal with GOWEX to offer free Wi-Fi service in some of the city’s public areas such as the Cours Saleya and Place du Palais. The SSDI is «NiceGOWEXFREEWiFi». That’s great but they still force you to go through a registration screen, which I and many people hate. The problem with […]

UCONNECT begins pilot testing for WiFi in public transport

UCONNECT is a public transport WiFi project for buses and other vehicles. It uses cellular and WiMAX networks as backhaul for providing WiFi to passengers. Members of the UCONNECT consortium for Wireless Smart Transport are: GOWEX (SME-Spain), Eclexys (SME-Switzerland), Brightcom Solutions (SME- Portugal), Autocares Jiménez (SME-Spain), Saphyrion (RTD performer -Switzerland) and Universitatea Tehnica Cluj-Napoca (Romania). […]