Some Portland Residents Find Problems with Wi-Fi Municipal wi-fi has been hyped as a way to provide free Internet access to many and to give cities a cheap, efficient means of communication. Portland, Ore., has almost finished its network, but some residents complain the system doesn't work everywhere it should.
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Some Portland Residents Find Problems with Wi-Fi

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Some Portland Residents Find Problems with Wi-Fi

Some Portland Residents Find Problems with Wi-Fi

Some Portland Residents Find Problems with Wi-Fi

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Municipal wi-fi has been hyped as a way to provide free Internet access to many and to give cities a cheap, efficient means of communication. Portland, Ore., has almost finished its network. The city has a contract with a company to set up wireless connections and antennas throughout the municipal area in exchange for advertising rights. But some residents complain that the system doesn't work everywhere it should.

Kristian Foden-Vencil reports from Oregon Public Broadcasting.