RE: [WISPA] Google's WIFI- San Francisco

2005-10-02 Thread David E. Smith
Jonathan Schmidt wrote: I understand that GOOGLE has a proprietary piece of client software. Perhaps it's secured. Are you thinking of the stuff that was (very briefly) available from wifi.google.com, or something else? (Note: The above URL now just redirects to the g00gle home page, but

Re: [WISPA] Google's WIFI- San Francisco

2005-10-02 Thread Dylan Oliver
I downloaded the client, and was most interested to see the tagline in the About window: Tunc tua res agitur, Paries cum proximus ardet. Which my extensive training in classical Latin interprets as: Then your property is in danger, when the nearest wall is burning. I'd definitely take that

RE: [WISPA] Google's WIFI- San Francisco

2005-10-02 Thread Jonathan Schmidt
-Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of David E. Smith Sent: Sunday, October 02, 2005 1:12 AM To: WISPA General List Subject: RE: [WISPA] Google's WIFI- San Francisco Jonathan Schmidt wrote: I understand that GOOGLE has a proprietary piece of client software

[WISPA] Google's WIFI- San Francisco

2005-10-01 Thread George
http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20051001/ap_on_hi_te/google_wireless_internet So what is the deal here? Do the local wisps just get hammered by this and die? George -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless Archives:

RE: [WISPA] Google's WIFI- San Francisco

2005-10-01 Thread Rick Smith
search terms really are Scary, eh ? Well, Google's on the way to outpacing Big Brother -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of George Sent: Saturday, October 01, 2005 7:24 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: [WISPA] Google's WIFI- San

RE: [WISPA] Google's WIFI- San Francisco

2005-10-01 Thread Jonathan Schmidt
] Google's WIFI- San Francisco Imagine a network sniffer on the world's largest, free wifi network... Then imagine more networks - NYC - Atlanta, Dallas, Miami, Chicago, Denver, Etc... Then imagine where all those sniffed bits go...yep...you guessed it, a database... Then guess where