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Wi-fi available for the first time on trains in China

Free wi-fi now available en route from Guangzhou to Hong Kong.
Guangzhou,China. Image by Jaan-Cornelius K. / CC BY-SA 2.0

Trains from Guangzhou are now among the first in China to offer free wi-fi service on board for passengers. The T809 train became the first to offer the service, with the other 23 trains on the line launching wi-fi ‘soon’ on a three-month trial. Authorities have not stated whether the service will remain free after the trial. Read more: wantchinatimes.com