AT&T and Fon Sign Global Wi-Fi Agreement
Published on: 24th Sep 2013
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AT&T has signed a deal with the Wi Fi sharing service, Fon to expand its service in the USA.
AT&T customers traveling abroad can now gain access to hundreds of thousands of Fon hotspots, while Fon network members will gain access to AT&T's Wi-Fi network, which includes more than 30,000 hotspots throughout the United States.
The agreement covers smartphones and other Wi-Fi-enabled devices, which will connect to select hotspots in both the AT&T and Fon networks.
"Our agreement with Fon further expands our international Wi-Fi footprint making it easier for AT&T customers to stay connected to what matters most during their travels abroad," said JR Wilson, Vice President, Partnerships and Alliances, AT&T Mobility.