By Christopher Price on April 16, 2013
There are a lot of reasons to update the Droid Bionic to Jelly Bean. But there’s one reason you may not want to.
Posted in Android, Bluetooth, Google, Motorola, Nerds, Tethering, Verizon | Tagged Android, android 4.1, Bluetooth, Droid, Droid Bionic, DUN, jelly bean, pan, PDANet, tethering, Verizon, Verizon Wireless, vzw, Wi-Fi | Leave a response
By Christopher Price on January 9, 2013
The two most popular Android third-party tethering solutions announce their merger.
By Christopher Price on July 17, 2012
Carriers and manufacturers align closer to lock out FoxFi. But, Google is quietly pushing back hard.
Posted in Android, Google, Samsung, Sprint | Tagged Android, android 2.3, Android 4.0, DUN, Epic Touch 4G, foxfi, Galaxy Nexus, Galaxy S II, Gingerbread, Ice Cream Sandwich, ics, Nexus, pam, pan, phone-as-modem, sprint, tether, tethering, usb | 6 Responses
By Christopher Price on August 20, 2005
The code to enable dial-up networking on the Samsung SP-i600, enabling owners to use their phone as a modem, has been released onto the internet. To enable it, dial ##8778# and tethering will then be enabled.
By Christopher Price on June 17, 2005
Update: PalmOne also yesterday updated their Unlocked GSM version of the Treo 650. You can get that update here. It improves some GPRS data profiles as well as other revisions that are in the Sprint update. We broke coverage of Sprint confirming the new definition of tethering your phone as a modem, which is that [...]
By Christopher Price on May 1, 2005
Verizon has just issued a new firmware for their LG VX8000 EV-DO Handset. Version T80VZV05 disables support for the device to be used as a modem, as well as delivers several major software fixes. In some of the technician notes on the update, it is mentioned that DUN (Dial-Up Networking) support can be re-enabled, but [...]