Locating the Internet in the Parks of Havana

@inproceedings{Dye2017LocatingTI,
  title={Locating the Internet in the Parks of Havana},
  author={Michaelanne Dye and David M Nemer and Laura R. Pina and Nithya Sambasivan and Amy Bruckman and Neha Kumar},
  booktitle={CHI},
  year={2017}
}
Since March 2015, the public squares of Havana have been transformed from places where people stroll and children play to places where crowds gather to try to connect to the internet at all hours of the day and night. We present a field investigation of public WiFi hotspots in Havana, Cuba, and examine the possibilities of internet access these limited and expensive hotspots present to individuals, many of who are experiencing the internet for the first time. Drawing on fieldwork conducted in… CONTINUE READING
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