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public Internet

The Internet (upper case "I"). Contrast with "intranet" (lower case "i"), which is an internal, private network. The public Internet implies that everyone has access; however, user registration is required for an e-mail account, and many Web-based services also require registration. See Internet and intranet.
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In addition to Senator McCain and Senator Obama, One Economy has built an Advisory Committee of twenty distinguished leaders to guide this unprecedented initiative, as well as a growing list of more than 500 individual and organizational endorsers for the Public Internet Channel.
Several of Path 1's broadcast customers are leveraging the Public Internet for video transport across the globe.
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The placement of public Internet terminals is a natural extension of the various services offered by Jerry's Foods to their customers," said Mike Reier, vice president of sales for Access Anywhere.
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It is our vision to have Advants public Internet terminals conveniently deployed throughout the local market.
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10 /PRNewswire/ -- Advants Public Internet Access, a division of Choicetel Communications Inc.
Without strong data encryption, however, card transactions that traverse the public Internet are at risk of interception.
Choicetel had previously announced its intentions to divest payphone assets in the Midwest, Philadelphia and Puerto Rico in order to focus on the development of the public Internet access business of its Subsidiary, Advants, Inc.
With nine years of experience in managing public Internet access, NNU has become a major player in the market and manages wireless networks in seventeen countries for over 100 different companies.
today announced that the company's public Internet kiosk network has served over one million customers, while surpassing 12 million paid user minutes.

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