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SIM Swap
Share-G
July 08, 2020

What is SIM Swap

With two-factor authentication being used by most websites, your phone number is more important than your Social Security Number. Your phone number is the key to your bank accounts, your email accounts, and your social media accounts. If someone can re-route your texts to their phone, they can break into almost anything.

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eSIM data plans
eSIM
Apr 30, 2020

eSIM Data Plans

As discussed in our previous article, most of the latest smartphones now come with eSIM capabilities. This technology provides a range of benefits, including the ability to easily switch between carriers, have multiple phone numbers on the same phone, and much more. eSIM is particularly convenient for frequent travelers, as many eSIM data plans that are currently available offer global coverage.

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cellular data options for iPad
eSIM
Apr 14, 2020

eSIM Capabilities With the Latest Smartphones

The newest smartphones now come with eSIM capabilities. That's right, you can now say goodbye to physical plastic SIM cards. With this new technology, you can seamlessly switch between carriers and have multiple phone numbers on the same phone.

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cellular data options for iPad
iPad
Apr 09, 2020

Best cellular data options for iPad

According to apple the way to get cellular data on your iPad is to go to Settings > Cellular Data > Set Up Cellular Data (or) Add a New Plan. This is easy enough if you have a cellular data plan already. However, If you don't already have a plan to add or set up, you'll need to figure out which plan is right for you.

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Ajit Pai
COVID-19
Mar 25, 2020

Update on our COVID-19 initiative.

Touched by the stories our COVID-19 initiative received (a glimpse below), and wanting to help many more people, we are extending this initiative further and inviting donations to help fill the need.

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Ajit Pai
COVID-19
Mar 19, 2020

Wificoin Extends the FCC Pledge to Keep America and the World Connected

As Coronavirus moves across the globe, it's affecting people's lives in a myriad of ways. Folks in the U.S. are beginning to experience what Europe has experienced with the situation in Italy. The F.C.C. has launched the Keep Americans Connected initiative that asks companies not to terminate service for residential or small business customers, waive any late fees incurred due to the economic effects of the virus, and open access to public Wi-Fi hotspots to "any American who needs them."

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Pwning on the plane. Wificoin is the best way to play Fortnite and PUBG on the plane

Some of the best gamers in the world fly to events to play in battle royal tournaments. The games they play are usually Fortine, PUBG, Call of Duty, or other combat games where players try to take each other out.

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Cryptocurrency
Cryptocurrency
Jan 16, 2020

How to connect to inflight wifi using cryptocurrency

Since the launch of bitcoin in 2009 people have been wondering what can be purchased with cryptocurrency. As society has slowly started to catch up, the list continues to grow. From cars to lottery tickets to jewelry, merchants everywhere are excepting bitcoin and other forms of cryptocurrency. It's even possible to buy airline tickets with cryptocurrency.

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Suruchi Gupta
Hackathon Startup Wificoin
Jan 16, 2020

23 yr old software dev quits her job to start pay-as-you-go inflight wifi company

Suruchi Gupta quit her job as a software developer with Juniper Networks at the age of 23. After immigrating from Mumbai, and receiving her masters in CS, it was her first job out of grad school during which she conducted much of her product research. For Suruchi, product research took the form of hackathons.

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Get Free inflight Wifi

How to get Free inflight Wifi

Inflight wifi offers many conveniences while cruising at 10,000ft. Products like Delta Inflight WiFi and GoGo Inflight allow you to pay up front for some time with WiFi connectivity. Weather you're working, shopping, or just texting your friends and family, this certainly makes a flight 2 hour domestic Delta flight much more bearable. If you're flying international, it's practically a necessity.

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Public WiFi
Security
Oct 17, 2018

Public WiFi Might Finally Become Secure After All

Public WiFi has become ubiquitous due to a growing consumer demand for always-on connectivity. While 4G and 5G connections are rising in number, nothing beats the stability and speed of WiFi internet.

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Origin founders join Wificoin
Blockchain
Jun 20, 2018

Origin founders join Wificoin as advisers as the two projects form partnership

Wificoin leverages blockchain technology to converge existing WiFi networks around the world to form one Global Public WiFi Utility that is open to all, seamless and secure by design.

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WiFi, Harmony, and Sacred Geometry
Design
Jun 4, 2018

WiFi, Harmony, and Sacred Geometry

Illustrating the Wificoin brand and website began with us visualizing what WiFi is and how it behaves. We all recognize WiFi as that icon with the expanding curves, implying a kind of signal and reach. This was incorporated into the logo with the help of a young...

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Net Neutrality & Wificoin
Net Neutrality
Apr 26, 2018

Net Neutrality & Wificoin

Net neutrality is a premise which emphasizes the equal treatment of internet data, and especially pertinent to Wificoin, without the interference of a third party. Extending this principle, the function of Wificoin as a utility, governed by token holders and token holders alone...

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Why Wificoin
Wifi
Apr 7, 2018

Why Wificoin?

First rolled out in the 1990's, WiFi was originally founded with the ambitious goal of "connecting everyone and everything" by creating local shared networks that were user friendly and user oriented. It offered a revolutionary solution at a time when there was heavy reliance on wired networks and...

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