Regarding AT&T and its free Wi-Fi for iPhone users, Saul Hansell reports for The New York Times, “I was able to reach Fletcher Cook, an AT&T spokesman… The posting of the offer of free Wi-Fi on the company’s site was ‘a human error,’ he said. But he added that the company has long planned to offer free Wi-Fi to customers with iPhones and other phones that have Wi-Fi capability.”
“‘Our Wi-Fi network is a great way of differentiating the AT&T network and giving customers another reason to choose us over a competitor,’ he said. As for details and timing, Mr. Fletcher was mum,” Hansell reports. “So the only secret AT&T really has is the date when it will stop teasing its iPhone customers.”
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