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KSRTC to launch free WiFi hotspots at 144 bus stations

The Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) will launch WiFi at 144 major bus stations across the state, reports Deccan Herald. This includes four bus stations in Bangalore currently undergoing the pilot survey, which will be extended to 14 bus stations in the city eventually. The transport agency mentions that a private company will set up the facilities for free, as it can earn revenues through advertising to make up for the cost of establishing the hotspot. To access the WiFi, users need to select ‘ION WiFi’ from available networks, and verify and register using their mobile numbers. Once connected, users will be provided with a (rather slow) 512kbps connection for 60 minutes or 100 MB, whichever is earlier. It’s not clear how much the service will cost post the free period. Note that it's not clear what sort of…

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