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HTC updates HD7 and Mozart with internet sharing features

11/17/2011, Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7.5 update brought the internet sharing feature to some of the newer Windows Phone devices. This was an exclusive feature limited to phones launched with Windows Phone 7.5 already installed, but a recent update by HTC that’s...

Sprint now blocks tethering apps on the Android Market

10/28/2011, If you thought that Sprint had no problem with its users installing tethering apps on their phones, it looks like times have changed. A few months ago, AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon blocked their users from downloading tethering apps via the Android...

Pantech Breakout for Verizon can tether up to 10 devices

08/29/2011, Recently there has been a Pantech phone that has made it past the FCC under the name “Apache”. While there has been no word on the Apache, thanks to a leaked flyer we now know that there is another (or could be the same phone) Pantech phone called the...

Verizon looks into illegal tethering

08/09/2011, Verizon Wireless wants to crack down on folks who perform illegal tethering on their devices – making subscribers wonder just how much control do they have over their data plan actually. If you happen to fall under the category of using unofficial...

AT&T stops unlimited data for illegal tetherers

08/05/2011, All good things must come to an end, and if you see yourself being an illegal tetherer on the iPhone over AT&T’s network as a good thing, that, my friend, is going to have its curtain drawn down as well. Ma Bell will be removing unlimited plans...

WiFi hotspot function coming to BlackBerry OS 6.1

03/11/2011, According to reports online, one of the most-requested features of the BlackBerry OS, mobile hotspot tethering will become a native feature in the next version of the BlackBerry OS. Some leaked slides of the upcoming update to BlackBerry OS have surfaced...

Windows Phone 7 smartphones get tethering hack

01/25/2011, The Windows Phone 7 revolution hasn’t really taken off to a flying start – but that doesn’t mean it isn’t going to make waves in the mobile scene. The good people over at xda-developers have managed to figure out a way to hack a...

Profiles And USB Tethering Coming To Moto Droid 2 Via Update?

11/10/2010, Motorola Droid 2 users could be in for a little treat as leaked screenshots of the device show that it might be getting a new Profiles utility in an upcoming update, a feature that is already available on the Droid Pro, allowing users to switch between...

T-Mobile To Offer Tethering And Wi-Fi Sharing On Nov 3rd

10/26/2010, T-Mobile subscribers who want to be able to share their 3G or HSPA+ data connection will be able to do so very soon as T-Mobile will be offering a tethering option from November 3rd. The Tethering and Wi-Fi Sharing Add-On will cost $14.99 to operate,...

T-Mobile Releases Statement About G2 Wi-Fi Calling And Tethering

10/13/2010, While T-Mobile G2 owners might have been happy at earlier reports that T-Mobile would be releasing an update to the G2, offering Wi-Fi Calling and mobile hotspot creation on the Android 2.2 device, T-Mobile has since released a statement, almost refuting...

Windows Phone 7 does not support tethering after all

09/26/2010, Remember our earlier report of Windows Phone 7 supporting tethering, but that also depends on whether the mobile carrier offers such capability? Apparently, that was nothing but hot air, similar to capturing Osama bin Laden. It seems that Microsoft has...

Windows Phone 7 will support tethering (updated: it does not)

09/23/2010, Good news for folks who use their smartphones as a modem for their notebooks or netbooks, as Microsoft’s Director for Windows Phone 7, Brandon Watson, recently announced that tethering support will be included at launch, although the onus still...