Wireless Hotspots in NY/NJ

This is a blog to list great free WiFi hotspots thruout the New York City, and Northern New Jersey area, and your good or bad experiences there.

Tuesday, August 17, 2004

Staten Island Ferry at South Ferry Terminal

Staten Island Ferry at South Ferry Terminal
1 Bay St, Staten Island, NY
Not only is the ferry free, but Wi-Fi access is too (inside the terminal).

Tompkins Square Park

Tompkins Square Park
500 W 9th St, New York, NY
One of the most community-oriented parks in the city will take you to the online community for free

Bryant Park

Bryant Park
42nd St, New York, NY
Enjoy free Wi-Fi access at this charming urban oasis in the French classical style.

Chelsea Market

Chelsea Market
75 9th Ave, New York,
NY Bring your laptop and tap into Chelsea Market's ground floor free Wi-Fi service.

Apple Store

Apple Store
103 Prince St, New York,
NY Browse the store's collection of brand new computers or log onto the store's wireless Internet.

Gorilla Coffee

Gorilla Coffee97 Fifth Ave, Brooklyn, NY Free Wi-Fi access means Park Slope customers with laptops often occupy the small Formica tables

Soy Luck Club

Soy Luck Club
115 Greenwich Ave, New York,
NY Wireless Internet access is free at this mod organic cafe, but a food purchase is encouraged for more than an hour of time.

Sunday, May 16, 2004

Where is your favorite wifi hotspot in NYC / Northern NJ

Please offer up your favorite wifi hotspot in New York City, or Northern New Jersey. Also list if its free, and what it has to offer besides wifi.


Wifi at the Inspiration for "Central Perk" on FRIENDS

DTUT Café has free wifi, good coffee, music some nights, book readings for children afternoons, good food, and a great eclectic crowd.

Read more about them at:


The Address is:

1626 Second Avenue, near 84th Street

Saturday, May 15, 2004

Verizon Wireless Hotspots Thru out NYC

If you have verizon DSL, and a wirless notebook computer. You can use several hundred wifi hotspots thruout New York City. Most of the cities parks have a signal beam from or next to it.