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Share Your WiFi, Earn Some Cash, Do Some Good

Can selling access to your personal WiFi bridge the digital divide?

You probably can’t use all the bandwidth you pay for each month on your home internet plan. The standard residential Comcast plan offers users 250 GB a month—maxing out would entail sending 50 million emails—and the median user draws only two to three gigs a month. Adam Black, founder of KeyWiFi, wants to put all that excess capacity to good use—and earn you some money in the process.

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GOOD for America: Open WiFi Networks

GOOD's Cord Jefferson went on The Dylan Ratigan Show to advance the idea that Americans should open their WiFi networks to their neighbors.

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Yesterday on Twitter and Facebook, we asked our friends: How do you feel about sharing wireless internet with your neighbors?

Not sure? Check out Cord's recent post about why open WiFi is safer than you think.

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