Om Malik posts over on Gigaom that Google has been shortlisted as one of the five finalists for the free San Fransciso Wi-Fi service that the sitting hopes to have up and running in 2006. I posted a few months ago that 17 companies submitted proposals, Om says it was 26. Whatever the may be, the list has been to five companies:
- MetroFi and
Our post from October 16th has links to where you'll find the full text or exec summaries of many of the proposals along with key passeges from the document.