OVERLAND PARK, Kan. & VANCOUVER, British Columbia (BUSINESS WIRE), May 09, 2012 - Sprint (NYSE: S) and Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ: SWIR) (TSX: SW) today announced the May 18 availability of the first-ever device to combine 4G connections over LTE and WiMAX networks, Sierra Wireless™ 4G LTE Tri-Fi Hotspot for the Sprint network. Sierra Wireless Tri-Fi Hotspot provides the best combination of speed and coverage to Sprint customers as the upcoming 4G LTE network expands and allows families, small businesses and traveling co-workers to easily share high-speed connections. Beginning May 18, customers will be able to purchase a Sierra Wireless Tri-Fi Hotspot for $99.99 (excluding taxes) after a $50 mail-in-rebate with a two-year service agreement. Customers can purchase the device and sign up for 3G/4G plans at select Sprint retail stores, www.sprint.com, 1-800-SPRINT1 and through business sales. Sprint data plans for the device start at $34.99 for 3GB of combined 3G/4G data … [Read more...] about Sprint to launch Sierra Wireless 4G LTE Tri-Fi Hotspot with 4G LTE, WiMAX and 3G on May 18
Use laptop as hotspot
posted on 11 Jan 2011, 15:26 0 1. TKFox007 (Posts: 303; Member since: 02 Nov 2010) The AT&T iPhone can be a mobile hotspot? I don't remember that ever being said. posted on 11 Jan 2011, 16:02 0 2. Baron95 (unregistered) For jailbroken iPhones you can download apps like MyWi and have hotspots on AT&T iPhones - that is the number one reason to jailbreak. And if you have the unlimited data plan, that is trully unlimited hot spot on HSPDA. posted on 11 Jan 2011, 16:28 0 4. TKFox007 (Posts: 303; Member since: 02 Nov 2010) I just don't remember that Apple said that there was a WiFi transmitter inside the AT&T phone. posted on 11 Jan 2011, 19:06 0 8. Libertasian (Posts: 14; Member since: 22 Dec 2010) Like all other phones it has a Wi-Fi transceiver. its just a matter of turning it into an access point. posted on 11 Jan 2011, 16:05 1 3. JeffdaBeat (unregistered) Dude, I really hope AT&T picks this one up. Like I said, the best thing … [Read more...] about Comments for : AT&T is tinkering with the notion of using the new hotspot feature for the iPhone
posted on 19 Jan 2012, 09:23 1 1. remixfa (Posts: 14605; Member since: 19 Dec 2008) Great Special.. now advertise darn it!! I dont know why they are being so secretive. Most android phones can tether whether the carriers like it or not. It just allows them to do it above the radar and not under it. Besides, most people are on the 2 gig plan, not the 5 or 10 gig plan, so its increasing revenue regardless if they switch to this. posted on 19 Jan 2012, 11:51 0 2. buddah (Posts: 5; Member since: 19 Jan 2012) I agree advertise it unless there coming out with something else, heck I have the tmobile prepaid $60 pan and bought my G2X out right and didnt need to root it at all to use it as a hotspot. I also run my media play and laptop off of it at the same time with no issues... posted on 19 Jan 2012, 12:35 1 3. torr310 (Posts: 1321; Member since: 27 Oct 2011) Bravo T-mobile! My contract with Verizon is ending soon. Good timing, T-Mo! posted on 19 Jan 2012, … [Read more...] about Comments for : T-Mobile quietly rolling out promo data bundled with free mobile hotspot from Jan 25th?
If you’re looking at T-Mobile for being your next mobile broadband provider, you might want to pay a little bit of attention now that they formally introduced their new no-contract offering that specifically target its tablets, mobile hotspots, and laptop USB sticks.Attached with a May 20th debut, T-Mobile’s new flexible and worry-free no-contract mobile broadband service passes start as little as $15 per month – making it affordable for anyone to surf the web with the carrier’s expansive 4G network. The breakdown goes like this:300MB 1-week pass for $151.5GB 1-month pass for $253.5GB 1-month pass for $355GB 1-month pass for $50Vice President of marketing at T-Mobile USA, Jeremy Korst, said about the new offering, “although most of our mobile broadband customers choose postpaid rate plans for the best device prices and data rates, we know that many of our customers want the flexibility to be able to experience mobile broadband without committing to an … [Read more...] about T-Mobile’s new no-contract Mobile Broadband Service Passes start as little as $15 per month
These hot summer days are the perfect time to pack your most essential list of gadgets and hit the road - but staying at a hotel or just camping outdoors - you can still end up in a place where there is no Wi-Fi network to connect your tablet or laptop to. It’s frustrating not to be able to check out YouTube’s latest epic cat fail videos! But it could be even more frustrating, if you need to stay in touch with someone over, say, Facebook or do a little work. If you have your Samsung Galaxy S5 with you, though, there is an easy way to get your second device - be it a laptop or a tablet - connected.Your Galaxy S5 can actually serve as a mobile hotspot, sharing the nearly ubiquitous signal from a cellular network via Wi-Fi. You should just follow the few simple steps below and even novices will be able to get it up and running in no time. The only requirement for this is that you actually have a data plan on your phone. Keep in mind that the Wi-Fi mobile hotspot that you set … [Read more...] about How to set up your Samsung Galaxy S5 as a Wi-Fi mobile hotspot (Android KitKat with TouchWiz tutorial)