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Free Public Wireless Internet Access Downtown

Don't forget there is free public 802.11b wireless internet access all throughout downtown portland. Below are a few Personal Telco Nodes that are available.
Don't forget there is free public 802.11b wireless internet access all throughout downtown portland. Below are a few Personal Telco Nodes that are available.

To use, after you have recieved a signal from the node open up
a web browser and begin to surf. Your first request for a webpage will be meet with an information screen from Personal Telco. Click the I agree button and you will have a high speed connection to the internet. You will have to use a web based email client like mail.yahoo, hotmail or something similar for sending email but all other network facilities are available.

One hint, if you have trouble associating to the PTP node at Pioneer Square set your ESSID to www.personaltelco.net

Pioneer Court House Square
 http://www.nodedb.com/unitedstates/or/portland/view.php?nodeid=113

South Park Blocks
 http://www.nodedb.com/unitedstates/or/portland/view.php?nodeid=162

Heaven Cafe
 http://www.nodedb.com/unitedstates/or/portland/view.php?nodeid=155
unfortunately... 20.Mar.2003 13:23

The One True b!X's PORTLAND COMMUNIQUE

Unfortunately, what we need is a hotspot at Schrunk Park. I don't suppose there's anyone here from Personal Telco who has a way to get one up and running in that area at least for this afternoon and evening?

Too bad the modile truck isn't up and about yet.