Starbucks dumps AT&T as their Wi-Fi provider and trusts Google to provide their wireless internet for more than 7,000 US stores. More at Forbes. From the original Press Release at Starbucks: "Starbucks today announced the selection of Google to provide the next generation of its Wi-Fi offering for its customers. This is a decent sized hit to AT&T, who wasn't mentioned in the Starbucks Press Release distributed today. Google will be treading on fairly new territory with this … [Read more...] about Starbucks dumps AT&T Wi-Fi for Google. Level3 does the heavy lifting.
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Is this news to anyone else? I can remember testing Netflix and other services when GoGo first came out, hoping the quality was fair enough to battle through episodes of L O S T and other shows I was interested in. Now, no media can be streamed. Am I the only one who didn't know? Geez. Now I'll have to work on the plane. Ouch... From GoGo Streaming video from a website requires extensive bandwidth and will not work as well on a plane as it does on the ground. Gogo's Entertainment on … [Read more...] about GoGo InFlight Does Not Support Streaming Media