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About Katie

Katie is a corporate communications manager for Boingo Wireless. When Katie is not talking Wi-Fi with media, you’re likely to find her doing her best imitation of a culture vulture at concerts, comedy shows, movies and museums. She’s a pop culture factoid collector, a proud USC Trojan, and enjoys indoor sports like board games and air hockey.

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2014 is shaping up to be a game-changing year for Next Generation Hotspot. Boingo’s vice president Zack Sterngold recently shared an update on the bold moves that the company is taking to move Next Generation Hotspot from roadmap to reality with Cisco’s SP360: Service Provider blog. Continue reading

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Hotspot 2.0 is Here, and It’s Awesome: An Overview


Heard about Hotspot 2.0, and want to learn more about this improved connectivity experience? Read on. Continue reading

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Industry Terms Defined: Hotspot 2.0, Passpoint, and Next Generation Hotspot, Oh My!


Ever wondered what the differences between Hotspot 2.0, Passpoint and Next Generation Hotspot are? Look no further. We’ve got your breakdown on industry terminology here. Continue reading

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Boingo CTO Introduces What’s Next for Next Generation Hotspot at Mobile World Congress


Attending Mobile World Congress? Don’t miss Boingo CTO Dr. Derek Peterson’s presentation on the launch of Hotspot 2.0 at 21 U.S. airports. Continue reading

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São Paulo International Airport (GRU) Gets Ready for Some Futebol with Wireless Network Upgrades


How is Brazil’s Sao Paulo International Airport (GRU) preparing to host fans of the world’s most-watched sporting events this year? By upgrading their Wi-Fi, of course! Boingo’s Zack Sterngold, Vice President, Americas, shares insights on connected traveler behavior and the upgrades being made at GRU. Check out his blog post on the Cisco SP360: Service Provider blog, or below, for the full scoop. The largest airport in South America, Brazil’s São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport (GRU), is primed to become one of the world’s most popular destinations. Already an international business hub, Brazil will grow in popularity as a tourist mecca, as travelers flock to the country’s beaches and one of the world’s most beloved sporting events: the World Cup. To keep pace with the needs of savvy international business travelers and prepare for the futebol fan onslaught this summer, GRU is upgrading terminals, introducing new traveler services, and working to deliver fast, reliable wireless service to connected passengers. GRU has partnered with Boingo to design and launch a new, state-of-the-art Wi-Fi network from Cisco ahead of the World Cup this summer. The new system will better support international passengers and improve connectivity for all travelers, sports fans and employees throughout

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Your Privacy is Our Priority


At Boingo, customer privacy has always been our top priority. Boingo is committed to ensuring the data security of our retail customers and venue and wholesale partners.

We’ve received some recent questions about our privacy policy and the security of user data on airport Wi-Fi networks, and we’re here with answers. Continue reading

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CES 2014: Boingo Exec Presents Next Steps for Next Generation Hotspot


If you’ll be at CES, mark your calendar: Boingo’s Dr. Derek Peterson will present an update on Next Generation Hotspot at CES 2014 on the “Wi-Fi to NFC: What’s Next for Wireless Technology” panel on Tuesday, January 7 at 11 a.m. Continue reading

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“Visit Phoenix” Invites New Yorkers to Plan a Desert Escape This Winter


“Visit Phoenix” has partnered with Boingo Media to sponsor Boingo Wi-Fi at select New York City subway stations throughout the month of December as part of their “This is Phoenix” digital media campaign. Read on to learn more. Continue reading

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Got a Question About Your Boingo Account? We Have Answers!


Are you a Boingo subscriber, AsYouGo user, or thinking about signing up? Do you have questions about our services and billing policies? Read on for some of our FAQs and a “cheat sheet” on how to reach our Customer Care representatives by phone, email and social media. Continue reading

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Passenger Mobile Usage to Take Off from Gate-to-Gate and Beyond


With the FAA expanding the use of mobile devices in-flight and more travelers toting smartphones in their travels, use of mobile devices is set to increase on every step of the passenger journey. Continue reading