Wayport was acquired by AT&T on December 12, 2008

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Wayport, Inc.

6363 North State Highway 161, Suite 650,
Irving, Texas 75038
United States,
(469) 621-4600

Wayport, Inc., is a Wi-Fi broadband internet access provider. The Company provides hotspots in approximately 28,000 locations throughout the United States. Venues include hotels, airports, sports venues, retail chain stores, McDonald's restaurants and Starbucks locations.


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