Starbucks to offer free wi-fi from the new year?
Electric Pig has word from a Starbucks deep throat that free wi-fi will become the norm in their coffee shops next year. Currently you need a T-Mobile account to go online in Starbucks, or you can pay-as-you-go if you have a secret deposit of Nazi gold to pay your way.
While the service could be introduced as early as January, Starbucks refused to confirm the rumour, saying only that the “timing of the programme and specific benefits associated with Starbucks Card holders in the UK, and other markets outside the US, are still being determined.”
Yeah, yeah. Just hurry the hell up, will you? How else am I meant to look like a jumped-up hipster tosspot with a MacBook?