After several failed attempts, cities are rediscovering the potential of municipal Wi-Fi networks.
After several failed attempts, cities are rediscovering the potential of municipal Wi-Fi networks. - 
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Our disparate gadgets will be able to chat with greater ease when Wi-Fi Direct arrives next year.

Guest: Glenn Fleishman, freelance tech reporter

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