Setting mobile broadband connection in Fedora 17

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http://unix.stackexchange.com – I am using a Dell Precision M4500. I've realized that there is a SIM slot underneath the battery slot, I suppose it is for using mobile broadband access. I am usually connecting to the internet through the tethered signal from my Android mobile and I was thinking that it maybe easier to configure the PC to use the SIM from my phone and get internet access directly. The first thing I need to confirm is that there is actually a broadband modem or some device that can connect to 3G and not just the slot in the computer bones. I've tried lspci and lsusb but I cannot recognize any device that c (HowTos)