From your average coffee house to internet cafe, much of the world connects to the web through public Wi-Fi. But not all Wi-Fi connections were created equal. A new report by OpenSignal analyzes the average speed of various public networks in the United States comparing data gathered from hotels to Starbucks, who earlier this year switched from AT&T to Google.
Starbucks Wi-Fi: AT&T vs. Google
Since Starbucks changed internet service provider from AT&T to Google last year, the coffeehouse has enjoyed 80% greater speeds as reported by OpenSignal.
Comparing Public Wi-Fi
So the next time you go out looking for some fast Wi-Fi, be informed.