Microsoft Sponsors Free WiFi in NYC


Rejoice, New Yorkers.

Microsoft is sponsoring free WiFi Internet access at high traffic NYC locations like subway stations from now until December 31, 2012.

Besides six subway stations in Chelsea, Microsoft plans to sponsor free WiFi at 200 Manhattan hot-zones, starting November 1.

Microsoft’s free WiFi sponsorship is part of the company’s efforts to publicize its new operating system Windows 8.