Microsoft leaks its Global Wi-Fi plan

By June 5th, 2015 AT 3:25 PM

Microsoft is secretly working on a new service named ‘Microsoft Wi-Fi’ that will provide Wi-Fi connectivity to subscribers all over the world.

According to reports, a Twitter user WalkingCat  first noticed the website microsoftwifi.com on which it was mentioned ‘hassle-free Wi-Fi access around the world’, so users can be productive ‘on the go’. The same Twitter user earlier revealed Microsoft Earn on Twitter.

microsoft_wifi

Soon after the news was leaked on Twitter, Microsoft pulled down the website. However, a website venturebeat.com captured the screenshot of the website, which read as below:

Microsoft WiFi

Don’t waste time filling forms with personal information or managing different carriers to get connected. Sign in once and you are done: you will automatically be connected to a vast range of WiFi providers around the world.”

“We can confirm that we are working on a new service, called Microsoft WiFi, that will bring hassle-free Wi-Fi to millions,” Microsoft spokesperson was quoted saying by few media.

The network would reportedly include 10 million hotspots in 130 countries. It looks like a revamped Skype Wi-Fi that will enable people to access internet at 2 million Wi-Fi hotspots, payable for the minutes used.

According to venturebeat, there are different versions for business and individuals.

6
Leave a Reply

avatar
Photo and Image Files
 
 
 
2 Comment threads
4 Thread replies
0 Followers
 
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
6 Comment authors
ShreyasrajievRajendraJogserDUANE Recent comment authors
newest oldest most voted
DUANE
DUANE

If true, good initiative by Microsoft. Yesterday I tried to latch onto Airtel in Hitech City, Hyderabad. Same found the network, sent me an SMS but refused to authenticate! Today at Kolkata tried to log on to Reliance Jio WiFi at Park street… The SMS sent to the Airtel number came so late that the customer had left the area and was out of WiFi coverage! If THIS is the state of telcos providing WiFi then the entry of Microsoft will definitely be a welcome change. Till then I continue to use the 3G and now 4G services provided by… Read more »

sachin
sachin

Pls put one hotspot near my house…..I am your loyal Coustomer…..used all pirated version of windows like XP,vista,7,8….& now waiting for free upgrade to windows 10.

Jogser
Jogser

Nice

Rajendra
Rajendra

he he he

Shreyas
Shreyas

Rajendra tell me how to go about it when it comes i also want it for free HEHEHEHE!!!

rajiev
rajiev

lolz, same here , extra(window phone too)

Recent Posts

BSNL Mobile Phone Postpaid Plans: Which One is Best for You?

Out of all the telecom operators out there, the state-led Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) is fighting tooth and nail...

Here is How Airtel Customers Can Enjoy 1TB Additional Data on Broadband Plans

To prepare a defence against the upcoming rival in the broadband market, the telecom operators and broadband providers are offering...

OnePlus 7 vs OnePlus 7 Pro: What Does the Rs 16,000 Price Difference Get You?

This is the first time that OnePlus has launched two phones side by side in two different variants. 2019 is...