Tag: Tethering

Instant Tethering introduced by Google for a more reliable connectivity

Android devices being used as a mobile hotspot is very common. We know a lot of people who do it especially in areas where...

Instant Tethering rolling out to selected devices running on Nougat

Tethering your mobile device is sometimes a very useful thing, especially when you’ve lost a connection and you really, really need the Internet at...

SimpleRT is for Android reverse tethering, share your PC’s connection to Android

You all know mobile tethering – we’ve all used it once in our lives. In fact, the feature to be able to share your...

T-Mobile to go after “network abusers” as per Legere’s tirade 

T-Mobile head honcho John Legere is not one to mince his words or shy away from publicity. We’ve seen him go after competitors and...
Mobile hotspot WiFi tethering

More Americans rely on smartphones for Internet access

The smartphone age won't be over soon. In fact, the mobile industry will only grow bigger and may eventually beat the laptops and desktops when...

Chrome OS Dev update recognizes tethered devices

When tethering your WiFi capable devices to an Android smartphone, it’s usually to check email or other quick work. The last thing you want...

T-Mobile re-brands prepaid plans, adds data roaming and tethering features

As we discoverred this morning, T-Mobile has added the ability to turn your device into a mobile hotspot for prepaid accounts. While the scope of...

T-Mobile prepaid customers may be able to enjoy free tethering

Interesting news from a T-Mobile forum discussion today, as it seems users are starting to get free tethering on their prepaid plans. While the...

Google Glass XE9 update removes the need for tethering

Here's a bit of good news for owners of Google's eyewear as well as those interested in purchasing one when it comes out. As...

T-Mobile increasing hotspot limits for unlimited data smartphone users

It looks like T-Mobile is getting ready to make some changes to their unlimited data hotspot bundles. The details are coming by way of...

PSA: AT&T GALAXY S 4 WiFi tethering bug fixes step-by-step

As the Samsung GALAXY S 4 roll-out continues, it is looking like the users are beginning to find some issues. Some of these will...

Verizon faces $1.25m fine for blocking third-party tethering apps

Verizon is being forced by the FCC to pay a fine for apparently blocking their users from accessing third-party tethering apps. As is the...