On Tue, 17 Feb 2004, William Volk wrote:
> WiFi operators don't even have Roaming figured out. There's a worldwide
> standard ... but I couldn't use my WiFi in Korea because I didn't have
> an account (laptop computer) on the local system ... even though I have
> a monthly account with T-Mobile in the USA.
> Perhaps before the WiFi folks take on mobile phones, they should first
> fix the problems they have.
They're working on it. If you have a b-mobile card (www.bmobile.ne.jp),
for example, you can also use the WiFi networks of several different
providers, and they're planning to add international providers as well.
A Hong Kong provider is just about to start testing.
Curt Sampson <cjs_at_cynic.net> +81 90 7737 2974 http://www.NetBSD.org
Don't you know, in this new Dark Age, we're all light. --XTC
Received on Wed Feb 18 05:06:50 2004