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City opens nation's largest continuous Wi-Fi zone in Harlem

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The nation's largest public Wi-Fi network launched in Harlem Tuesday, eventually offering free outdoor Internet access to thousands of residents and visitors over 95 blocks.

Mayor Michael Bloomberg said it's the latest step in creating a comprehensive Wi-Fi zone across all five boroughs.

Tech advocates praised the newest effort to increase Internet access, saying that a wireless Big...

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