Tag Archive: Hotspot

T-Mobile tempts potential switchers with free hotspot test drive

T-Mobile wants to make it as easy as possible for potential for consumers to try out its network. To do so, the service provider has kicked off a new Test Drive initiative.

Most carriers let customers “test” their network by giving them a small window of time where they can return a phone or cancel. It’s backwards thinking, though, because you have to go through the whole process of switching/porting numbers and buying equipment before you get a sense of  [Read More…]

How does Hotspot service work on Visible?

Best answer: Visible’s unlimited plan comes with hotspot access included for free. The two caveats are that data speeds are limited to 5Mbps, and you can only have one device tethered at a time.

Free hotspot access: Visible ($ 40/month at Visible) Works with Visible: Google Pixel 3a ($ 400 at Amazon) Visible doesn’t make you pay extra for hotspot usage

Mobile hotspot use is an essential feature for any carrier in 2019, whether it be one  [Read More…]

Unreal Mobile now offers an $8/month hotspot plan

Unreal Mobile this week announced a new Wi-Fi hotspot device and a dedicated plan for it. It’s hard to imagine being without an Internet connection today and the MVNO wants to help you stay connected at all times.

The hotspot device costs $ 20 and for the first year of service, you’ll be required to pay $ 8 per month. This will ensure you’ll be able to get a Wi-Fi connection wherever you are.

The $ 8 package includes 2GB  [Read More…]

Xfinity Mobile customers to be limited to 480p streaming, 600Kbps hotspot

Subscribers will have to pay for 720p streaming later in the year.

Xfinity Mobile, Comcast’s MVNO that’s powered by Verizon’s network, is about to get some new restrictions. Subscribers of the service are now getting emails from Comcast informing them about the changes, and they have to do with video streaming and mobile hotspot speeds.

As it currently stands, videos you stream using your Xfinity Mobile data are presented in 720p HD. Starting soon, however, the resolution  [Read More…]

Deal: Get Boost’s Unlimited Plus plan with 20GB of hotspot data for just $60 a month

Boost Mobile is offering a new unlimited plan, the Unlimited Plus plan, for just $ 60 a month. The plan includes unlimited talk, text, and data, as well as HD streaming and 20GB of mobile hotspot data — the most generous allotment of hotspots in the market. Act fast, because this offer is only available until April 16, 2018!

Boost Mobile: Unlimited Plus plan

This plan includes:

Unlimited Data, Talk & Text, after you reach 23GB speeds may  [Read More…]

Verizon Prepaid gets affordable $30/month plan and 3G mobile hotspot

Travel Pass for Mexico and Canada is also coming.

Although they may not come with as many amenities as traditional post-paid wireless plans, going the prepaid route is a great way to still get reliable service while saving those precious dollars. Verizon Prepaid is one of your best prepaid options if you rely on Verizon’s network, and starting February 20, it’s getting a few upgrades.

First off, Verizon is introducing a new $ 30/month plan for customers  [Read More…]

The Skyroam Solis is a 4G LTE global Wi-Fi hotspot which doubles as a power bank

Going on a trip and want to stay connected with those back home? We have just the gadget for you. Introducing the Skyroam Solis – a 4G LTE global Wi-Fi hotspot which is also a power bank. You know how it is when you’re on a holiday – you spend the whole day exploring and […]

You can opt-out of Google Location services tracking your wifi hotspot or router

To improve your location accuracy and the services based on Google using this data, Google uses publicly broadcast Wi-Fi data from wireless access points and GPS, cell tower, and sensor data. While this is useful for improving the accuracy of your location, you might just simply not want Google using your access point to offer tracking […]

T-Mobile ONEsie gives you ‘unlimited coverage,’ turns you into a human hotspot

Get ‘unlimited coverage’ with the T-Mobile ONEsie .

Felt you could get away from the April Fool’s Day madness this year just because it was on a Saturday? Think again. Brands are taking things into their own hands by rolling out gags a day in advance. T-Mobile is never one to shy away from a chance to poke fun at its rivals, and the carrier is kicking things off with the T-Mobile ONEsie, “the world’s first full-body wearable.”

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How-To: Enabling Wireless Hotspot

Sometimes we find ourselves in places where we need internet and don’t have it. In my regular job, I work remotely (yes, that is a fancy way to say I work at home). There have been more than a few times where I have taken the opportunity to travel during my workday. Being a responsible employee, […]