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Cox Boosts WiFi at Wynn for CNN Debate

Cox Communications said it has bolstered the online telecommunications infrastructure it provides the Wynn Las Vegas hotel, site of tonight's Democratic presidential candidate debate on CNN and Facebook. Cox supports 95% of the properties on the Las Vegas Suite, including CES International at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

To aid Atlanta-based CNN for the debate, over the past two weeks Cox has gotten set up to provide CNN with a 2,000-user WiFi setup and three 100-megabit data circuits. Cox also will have two experienced technicians on site for the duration of the debate. 

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