UPC Austria launches Wi-Free nationally

Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Austria has completed the rollout of its national ‘Wi-Free’ Wi-Fi network. According to the operator, 475,000 UPC internet subscribers have joined the network and can now surf the web for free outside their homes using it. Registered customers also have access to about six million hotspots across Europe. The national […]

UPC Austria extends Wi-Free offering

Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Austria is to extend its Wi-Free public WiFi offering to its entire network following what it said was a successful pilot project in Graz. Wi-Free, based on the partitioning of UPC subscribers’ private WiFi clouds, gives users access to thousands of hotspots across the country, with downstream speeds of up […]

UPC Romania latest to launch Wi-Free service

Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Romania has launched a ‘Wi-Free’ service, providing customers with free WiFi access outside their homes. The company said that the service, which works by partitioning the WiFi clouds of individual subscriber homes, will deliver internet access from “hundreds of thousands of hotspots in Romania and millions of other access points […]

UPC Cablecom to extend Wi-Free nationally from October

Liberty Global-owned Swiss cable operator UPC Cablecom is to extend its ‘Wi-Free’ free WiFi offering to the whole of Switzerland from October. Under the Wi-Free service, Cablecom internet customers enable each other to surf the net whenever they want free of charge, and can already use the Horizon Go TV everywhere app to watch TV […]