Jobs says iPhone users can piggyback WiFi networks

It's well-known that a major criticism of the iPhone is its lack of 3G support so Apple head Steve Jobs told The Wall Street Journal last week that WiFi should give consumers a speedier alternative, and then he suggests that users could steal WiFi access from someone's unsecured WiFi network, Glenn Fleishman at Wi-Fi Net News noted.  

"Most of us have Wi-Fi networks around us most of the time at home and at work. There's often times a Wi-Fi network that you can join whether you're sitting in a coffee shop or even walking along the street piggybacking on somebody's home Wi-Fi network," Jobs said. We've already seen folks get arrested for stealing WiFi access.

To read more about Jobs' comments about WiFi:
- take a look at this Wall Street Journal article (sub. req.)
- check out this post at Wi-Fi Net News

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