Verizon offers new Wi-Fi service

May 15, 2009 2:25:49 PM PDT
Wi-Fi everywhere. That's the idea behind a new service offered by Verizon Wireless.The company has a new pocket-sized device called the 'Mi-Fi mobile hotspot.'

Verizon says it will give users a Wi-Fi connection virtually anywhere. Up to five computers or Wi-Fi capable devices can connect to the Mi-Fi.

Monthly plans range from $40 to $60.

The Mi-Fi costs $100 with a two-year contract.