WiFi

Cannes Lions Attendees Are Crying Foul Over Wi-Fi Woes Along the Croisette


Verizon Is Giving Away Tons of Free Stuff on One of the Year’s Biggest Travel Days

Even if you're excited to cram stuffing and turkey down your gullet tomorrow, traveling with the 47 million other people expected to do so this Thanksgiving can be exhausting.

This Week’s Must-Haves: a Smart Little Droid You Can Guide With Your Voice or Phone

This week, Adweek is highlighting a WiFi-connected Barbie, video-streaming drone, pet fitness tracker and more. Take a look! 

This Week’s Must-Haves: Nokia’s New Camera Brings VR Recording to the Masses

This week, Adweek is showcasing a Keurig that makes chilled drinks, a Birchbox Movember box and a chalkboard that streams music. Take a look!

NYC Phone Booths Will Become Free WiFi Kiosks

The unused and faintly depressing husks of pay phones around the city will soon be re-animated as WiFi kiosks. 

PayPal Wants to Make Your Governor’s Ball Experience Easier

Headed to Governor's Ball Music Festival in New York? PayPal wants you to leave your wallet at home.

New York Mayor Addresses His Commitment to Digital

Brooklyn is now the second fastest growing tech county in the U.S., and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio wants to make sure it and the rest of the five boroughs become the prime locations for the industry. 

A Marketer’s Guide to SXSW

For 20 years, South by Southwest Interactive—which started, humbly enough, as SXSW Film & Multimedia—has evolved into a massive marketing extravaganza, last year playing host to 31,000 tech practitioners and enthusiasts, up from 11,000 in 2009. How can a brand hope to break through all that clutter?

Starbucks WiFi Gets Even More Ad-Supported Via Boingo Wireless

Aside from the guys who post up in a coffee shop for hours with an iMac to play World of Warcraft or stream Game of Thrones in the airport terminal and suck all the bandwidth, free WiFi is great. People can get online for free while on the go, and businesses get folks to hang around longer and spend a few extra bucks on a second coffee or a sandwich. It’s also a way to sell ads.

Brooklyn Nets’ Digital Presence Has Skyrocketed

Specs Who Jayne Bussman-Wise Age 31 New gig Digital director, Brooklyn Nets and Barclays Center Old gig Manager, marketing and digital programs, New York Rangers