My friend Anthony Townsend, founder of NYCwireless, just relocated to California to join the Institute For The Future. When he settled into his new Palo Alto apartment and fired up his Powerbook, he saw this list of available Wi-Fi networks, signs that he's moved into a combat zone of wireless propaganda warfare.
David Pescovitz is Boing Boing's co-editor/managing partner. He's also a research director at Institute for the Future. On Instagram, he's @pesco.