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Fon arrives to Greece with OTE!

Fon arrives to Greece with OTE! Our goal is to blanket the whole globe with WiFi. We're getting closer and closer to accomplishing this mission in Europe! Let's welcome our new partner in Greece, OTE! Thanks to this partnership with the leading greek telco, OTE...

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New funding and new Fon products!

New funding and new Fon products! Last year we grew 50%, our network stands at over 12 million hotspots and there are more than 1,000 cities around the world with almost ubiquitous Fon WiFi coverage. But that’s just the beginning! We’re happy to announce that our...

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Great news from Brazil: half a million hotspots!

2013 wraps up with great news from Brazil: half a million hotspots! 2013 has been an incredible year for Fon: we changed our brand image, announced great partnerships and grew our footprint all over the world with millions of hotspots. The latest good news that 2013...

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Fon covers New York City with free WiFi!

Fon covers New York City with free WiFi! We’re pleased to introduce you to our new initiative to provide free WiFi to downtown New York! Together with DBP, Jaroth Inc. and DAS Communications, we will expand our footprint in Brooklyn. From outdoor hotspots including...

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Fon expansion in the US: Deal with AT&T

Fon expansion in the US: Deal with AT&T Today we’re excited to announce a new strategic deal with AT&T, a leading telco in the US. The US represents a growth opportunity for Fon, and we are looking forward to building our footprint there. Our growth is...

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Hotspot 2.0: The Next Best Thing in WiFi

Hotspot 2.0: The Next Best Thing in WiFi Recently our R&D team introduced us the most widely anticipated but least understood "next big thing" in the networked world: the Hotspot 2.0. We would like to share this information with all of you! Driven by the WiFi...

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Telekom-Fon network is now being deployed in Germany!

Telekom-Fon network is now being deployed in Germany! Two months ago we happily announced our partnership with Deutsche Telekom, Germany’s largest telco. This week we’re thrilled to announce that the network is now being deployed! From this Tuesday, new routers...

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LTE and WiFi, best friends!

LTE and WiFi, best friends! All along, we at Fon have been saying that WiFi and LTE are complementary technologies. Now, this has been proven by The Advanced Wireless Technology Group (AWTG), a leader in UK metro wireless/small cell technology. The group carried out a...

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5G, The Future of WiFi

5G, The Future of WiFi This week we discovered that increasingly, people would rather watch TV shows and movies online, instead of on a television. Nielsen said in its latest report that in the US alone, there are 5 million residences without a cable or satellite TV...

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Welcoming Our Newest Partner, Deutsche Telekom

Welcoming Our Newest Partner, Deutsche Telekom Today, we are very happy to announce that we have partnered with Deutsche Telekom, Germany’s largest telco, to create the country’s largest WiFi network! As of this summer, Deutsche Telekom’s 12 million subscribers who...

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Fon has a brand new look!


Fon has a brand new look!
 Fon has increased the size of the network and it’s team so much over the past few years that we’ve outgrown our boots! That’s why we decided to team up with the branding gurus at Interbrand and with the expert designers at Fjord to create a...

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Happy 7th birthday Fon!

Happy 7th birthday Fon! It’s time to celebrate! 7 years ago Fon started with the crazy idea of sharing WiFi and roaming the World for free. Now it’s our 7th birthday and we are the world’s largest WiFi network with more than 7 million hotspots in around 100 countries....

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BT Fon Becomes BT WiFi with Fon

BT Fon Becomes BT WiFi with Fon In the last days, BT and Fon have rebranded their joint WiFi service. This rebranding is the result of a collective effort between BT and Fon to simplify WiFi access for its customers and members, making it easy to find and recognize...

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