wireless Internet zone


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wireless Internet zone

A Wi-Fi hotspot that is made available for access to the Internet, typically in a public venue. Anyone with a wireless router is creating a wireless zone (hotspot); however, in a home or office, the hotspot also enables users to connect to resources on the local network such as printers and scanners. See Wi-Fi hotspot.
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"While the Wireless Internet Zones (WIZ) initiative by the City of Chicago has brought free Wi-Fi to new areas of the city, many of these hotspots tend to be pinpointed downtown, at locations such as parks or the beach.

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