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After Focusing Mainly On Mobile, FreedomPop Is Now Bringing Freemium WiMAX Internet To Your Home

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http://techcrunch.com – FreedomPop has spent the past year trying to turn the wireless industry on its ear with its freemium mobile Internet service, but the Niklas Zennstrom-backed company is now setting its sights on replacing people’s pricey home Internet contracts. After teasing folks with pre-orders for wireless modems late last year, FreedomPop officially opened up its home service to the masses this morning. Here’s FreedomPop’s home service in a nutshell: users who pay $89 for the company’s Hub Burst wireless modem and sign up for a basic account are treated to 1GB of free wireless Inte (IT news)