05 Public WiFi – Festival Place, Basingstoke

05 Public WiFi – Festival Place, Basingstoke

Shopping centres often provide public WiFi to visitors and the experience is often significantly different from their tenants.   We will post about this tension in more detail, but for now.  This is the WiFi provided by the Festival Place shopping centre in Basingstoke.   Benefitting from a catchment of 1.3 million people, Festival Place […]

04 Public WiFi – Apple Store, Basingstoke

04 Public WiFi – Apple Store, Basingstoke

A [very] brief look at the in-store WiFi offered by Apple in the Festival Place shopping centre in Basingstoke.     The Apple WiFi experience is the gold standard in public WiFi deployments.  They collect no data (top GDPR compliance) and they provide a very fast connection.   When the store is busy, the connection […]