Wireless internet connections

Wireless internet connections

Postby webcat [OP] » October 6th 2009, 5:06am

Any body try those wireless usb internet connections , they say you can have the internet anywhere like in middle of the ocean or desert !
I was just wondering if the signals are any good or if the fade out sometimes.
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Re: Wireless internet connections

Postby Jasen » October 10th 2009, 5:19pm

Sounds like your talking about one of the cell phone based systems?

and why are you out in the middle of the Ocean :|
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Re: Wireless internet connections

Postby webcat [OP] » October 16th 2009, 5:52am

Jasen wrote:

and why are you out in the middle of the Ocean :|

Nope on not going to be out in the middle of the ocean .
I just said out in the middle of the ocean so people dont think i'm talking about wifi .
I was looking into the mobile internet
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Re: Wireless internet connections

Postby rev_les » October 16th 2009, 6:48am

and why are you out in the middle of the Ocean :|

fishing,traveling, many times in s.fl we took smaller craft over to the Bahamas..Yeah, I've been watching this thread waiting for answers, lol
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Re: Wireless internet connections

Postby marcus38 » October 16th 2009, 10:58pm

beware of wireless connections and trusting your credit card info and other sensitive material that will help identity thieves obtain info to tap into your resources. hackers can intercept those signals and retrieve your info. use caution!!
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Re: Wireless internet connections

Postby Black89cs » October 17th 2009, 10:56pm

Signal-wise they aren't bad depending on the carrier in your area. The big thing to remember is you've only got a 5gb transfer limit. After that different carriers charge different rates per kilobyte.
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