"Microsoft will provide information about the location and quality of free Wi-Fi hotspots in Windows Phone 8 so users can find the best nearby networks.Windows Phone 8 will tell users where to find free Wi-Fi
The information will come from a database of 11 million hotspots worldwide that is created and maintained by Devicescape, a vendor of Wi-Fi software for carriers. Devicescape has licensed the database to Microsoft for inclusion in Windows Phone 8 handsets."
Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Windows Phone 8 will tell users where to find free Wi-Fi [Networld World]
Apparently not yet ready for ubiquitous mobile broadband...