Truckstop.net Hotspots Shut Down

Truckstop.net, a commercial Wi-Fi hotspot network serving truck stops shut down this week and the vendor said it won’t re-start the service until litigation is completed with Sprint Communications.

In a statement, the company said that it had contracted in 2003 with Sprint to deploy hotspots in 500 truck stops. However, it claims that customers could sign on easily in some locations but not in others.

Truckstop.net said it started breach-of-contract litigation against Sprint in mid-November and that Sprint has since stopped the service.

At some truck stops the owners themselves have arranged for Internet connectivity that is keeping wi-fi service active at their location. In most locations it is available free of charge. Full Story…

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