iPhone Access Back at Starbucks

Posted by Sam Churchill on

AT&T’s iPhone website has been updated to reveal that each iPhone plan now includes access to “more than 17,000 Wi-Fi hotspots“, including Starbucks.

Last week AT&T had quietly begun offering iPhone users access to their Wi-Fi hotspots for free. Then the service was abruptly turned off.

AT&T has remained quiet about this new offering, but it’s clear they will be officially delivering this service shortly — perhaps “free” with AT&T’s data plan.

UPDATE: Oops, the iPhone info on AT&T’s website is off again.

The battle between free and paid wireless Internet access is starting to look like a draw. Or more accurately, a third variation is winning — a combination of the two, says the New York Times.

Posted by Sam Churchill on Thursday, May 8th, 2008 at 12:08 pm .

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