Linux Journal: Fon Time
Feb 06, 2006, 22:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Doc Searls)
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"Fon has been around for awhile. Which is to say, three months.
The Spain-based brainchild of Martin Varsavsky, it's a global
community of people who share WiFi connections. Also a business.
And it's about to get a lot bigger, because Google, Skype and
Sequoia Capital have just invested $21.7 million in it. And if
you're a 'Linus,' a 'Bill,' or even an 'Alien,' Martin explains,
you get to benefit too. Or that's the idea, anyway..."
"Here's how Fon works..."