So.. i know this gonna sound nooby and stupid but.. I've been thinking about rooting and searching why would most people wanna root their android phones and it turned out to be mainly for getting free wifi tethering or the free hotspot
the quistion is... what exactly is this free wifi tethering i really want to know everything about it.
after reading this: What Verizon's FCC tethering settlement means to you (FAQ) | Mobile - CNET News
I thought I'd be able to tether my phone with legal apps such as foxfi. I can't seem to use it, and a number of sources have told me that i still need to enable the wifi tethering service with verizon in order to get those apps to work. but that conflicts with the above link!
AndroidPolice claims to have tested a pre-release version of Android 2.2 (& Froyo& ), and says it's up to 450 percent faster than Android 2.1, thanks largely to the addition of a JIT (just in time) compiler. The operating system upgrade will also offer USB tethering and WiFi hotspot support, says TechCrunch....
[Updated, 11:00 a.m.] -- As expected, Android 2.2 (& Froyo& ) was announced at this morning's Google I/O conference in San Francisco. Touted as including the & world's fastest mobile browser,& the upgrade will include USB tethering with WiFi hotspot support, stream music from home PCs, and offer an improved online marketplace, the company says....
I do not have a tethering plan and I know about creating a new APN with the epc, but when I go into my Mobile Hotspot to do the tethering to my iPad, it says Error under the words Mobile Hotspot after I turn it on (I can still connect to the Internet on my phone with this error message)
My iPad can see my phones tethering connection under the WiFi connection choices and my phone shows me as bei
I can't get wifi tethering to work. After setting up SSID and password (WPA2 PSK), then turning on Portable Wifi Hotspot, it says Error. In status bar there remains the notifications hotspot as active but still cannot be detected by other devices. USB Tethering works fine tho.
I tried adding "dun" (without quotes) to APN type.
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