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Sprint Novatel MiFi 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot available soon

04/05/2011, Sprint has just announced the availability of the new Novatel MiFi 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot up for sale on their network. Enabling up to 5 WiFi-enabled devices to connect to Sprint’s 3G/4G network anywhere there’s coverage in the US. For folks who...

MiFi device beams movies wirelessly

01/07/2011, [CES 2011] Novatel Wireless’ were showcasing a bunch of their portable network devices, among them the MiFi box (if you can call it that considering its size) which is tiny enough to hold a microSD memory card to carry your files as well as the ability...

Sprint announces Novatel Wireless MiFi 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot

01/04/2011, In addition to announcing their brand new 4G Android phone today, Sprint has also let their upcoming mobile WiFi hotspot out of the bag. The upcoming MiFi 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot is supposed to be ultra-compact, and will give up to 5 devices a connection to...

Sprint’s 3G/4G Novatel MiFi 4082 pictured?

12/30/2010, We previously saw the Novatel MiFi 4082 paying a visit to the FCC and now some actual pictures of what is said to be the device have surfaced. There isn’t any confirmation that the device pictured is indeed the 4082, but it does seem to fit the bill,...

Best Buy offering free Verizon, AT&T or Sprint MiFis on contract

12/20/2010, If you were thinking of purchasing a new iPad and MiFi to help you get online, you might want to check out a promotional flyer from Best Buy that is making rounds on the Internet at the moment. According to the flyer, the company is offering Apple’s...

Novatel’s WiMax MiFi at FCC, Headed for Sprint

12/14/2010, Sprint has launched the Overdrive, a portable hotspot device that allows users to connect up to five devices to the carrier’s mobile broadband 3G CMDA or 4G WiMax network, and now the Overdrive is either getting a companion or a replacement in the...

Demand for Cars with WiFi to Increase 40 Times by 2017

11/29/2010, iSuppli is forecasting that demand for cars with built-in WiFi will increase to 7.2 million vehicles in 2017, a 40-time increase from today’s 174,000 connected cars. Though integrated WiFi may provide a more limited role in getting road warriors...

iPad Hacked To Include A Verizon MiFi Device

06/15/2010, Think that AT&T’s iPad 3G isn’t giving you the connection speeds that you’ve been dreaming about? If you’re very handy with your hands, you could always try what this enterprising fellow did, as he opened up his iPad 3G,...

iPad Camera Connection Kit To Offer USB Audio Output?

04/15/2010, This is still a rumor at this point, but many folks are speculating that the iPad Camera Connection Kit might be able to allow USB audio output, since it’s offering you a USB port anyways. If that’s true, it would be rather interesting, as you...

MiFi Security Issues Can Reveal User Location

01/17/2010, MiFi devices are quite useful, as it allows users to share 3G wireless connections over a Wi-Fi network. Sharing is certainly caring, and everybody loves Wi-Fi, but it seems there MiFi might share information that you might not want to be shared. Folks...

Using iPod Touch + MyFi in Spain

08/05/2009, GadgetLab has an interesting article about using an iPod Touch (or a foreign iPhone) with a MiFi local hotspot to access data and place Skype calls. As we get more accustomed to wireless data usage, one of the biggest hurdle for international travelers...

Sprint Launches MiFi 2200 Personal Hotspot

05/13/2009, Sprint is launching the Novatel MiFi 2200 personal hotspot on its network. If you’re not familiar with this product that other carriers already use, it connects to Sprint’s 3G network and turns it into a local WiFi bubble of around 30 foot...