Mobile hotspots are a great way to stay connected when tethering your phone just won't cut it. After a lot of research and testing, our friends at the Wirecutter have dubbed the Verizon Jetpack their favorite hotspot for its long battery life, reliable service, and flexible plans. Read more...
When I ordered a Retina iPad mini, I went for the cellular version – and not only because it means I can get online anywhere without draining my iPhone’s battery by tethering. I got it for the GPS, which is … Read more ›
But Republicans can thank Democrats for rehabilitating the GOP brand by tethering their party's image to the Affordable Care Act and its bungled roll-out. The debate over the ACA and its rocky implementation phase, emerging data suggests, has effected a change in how America views the role of government.
TPM Reader TZ, an ACA supporter with a very vested interest in the program succeeding, tells us he's at the end of his tether... So, I have a huge vested interest in ACA working out. I am self-employed (as a consultant, laid off from...Show More Summary
Q: I have an iPhone 5 and just purchased an iPad Air with Wi-Fi only. I have an adapter that can go from my iPhone to the iPad. Will I be able to access my Internet from my iPhone to the iPad away from my house by tethering? I don’t want to purchase the $20 tethering from AT&T. Show More Summary
Offshore mooring rope specialist, Lankhorst Ropes was awarded a contract by NOV Flexibles, Denmark, to supply Lankoforce riser tethers for the Knarr field development,
Sponsored Post Zero Gravity Solutions, Inc. (ZGSI or "the Company"), (Pink Sheets: ZGSI), announced today that Dr. Anthony J. (Tony) Tether, former Director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), has been appointed Senior Strategic...
AP By ELAINE KURTENBACH ONAHAMA PORT, Japan -- Japan switched on the first turbine at a wind farm 12 miles off the coast of Fukushima on Monday, feeding electricity to the grid tethered to the tsunami-crippled nuclear plant onshore. The...Show More Summary
(MOSCOW) — The Sochi Olympic torch has started its first spacewalk. NASA Live TV showed Russian cosmonauts Oleg Kotov and Sergei Ryazanskiy carrying the unlit Olympic torch, bobbing weightlessly at the end of a tether in a darkness dotted by stars, outside the International Space Station on Saturday. Show More Summary
Replete with an appropriately Up-inspired house made of paper and foam, the Hackerloop tinkerers tethered it (and its Raspberry Pi contents) to roughly 90 balloons and sent it into the Paris skies. After reverse-engineering the Instagram posting process to work sans smartphone, the team managed to...
CyPhy makes nightmarish contraptions for its military clients: flying drones that can be easily operated on the battlefield, and which never need to be recharged because they’re tethered to a power supply. The periodically dormant company...Show More Summary
Apple claims that the iPad Air as their best-ever LTE 4G radio, with support for more bands in more places in a single model than ever before. While that's great if you live in one of those "more places", what most of us want to know is - how fast and how consistent is it on our networks of choice. Show More Summary
If your growing weariness of being constantly tethered to the internet has become overwhelming, it might be time to scrub yourself from the social media sphere altogether. Here's how you can become a ghost on the Internet, by tracking down and eliminating your digital past. Read more...
A year ago during my review of the LTE iPad 3 I decided to find out how long the iPad would last as a personal hotspot. With the display off and a single notebook tethered wirelessly to the iPad downloading at a constant 50KB/s, the LTE iPad 3 lasted 25.28 hours on a single charge. Show More Summary
Oculus VR CEO Brendan Iribe clarified to Engadget that there will be one Oculus Rift model for consumers, despite previous reports to the contrary. "We will be delivering a single Oculus Rift which is a tether to multiple different devices,"...Show More Summary
Battlefield 4 drops players into a sandbox and unhooks all tethers, loosing scores of soldiers to squad up and take down the opposition however they choose. The series' trademark, free-form multiplayer is reinforced with some smart albeit incremental upgrades, giving players even more incentive to work together. Show More Summary
Interesting story in the Canberra Times on Fiona Wright’s woes as her restaurant and catering empire comes to an end. Ms Wright says she feels humiliated, ”like a spectacular failure”. ”It’s torture because it looks to me as if I’m the greatest liar in the world,” she said. Now living on Centrelink payments and sharing a house in [...]
Share this image A recent Dogster article on whether to chain your dog sparked a lot of discussion and comments from those adamantly opposed to the practice as well as those who find nothing wrong with tethering a dog under certain circumstances. Regardless...Show More Summary
Plan pages and advertisement materials still make no mention of new tethering option It seems as though some folks with T-Mobile prepaid plans are being given a free allotment of mobile hotspot usage, falling closer in line with the new UNcarrier postpaid plans. Show More Summary
If you're planning a trip and need to bring a few gadgets along, a travel router can be a lifesaver. Sure, you can tether your phone, but a travel router lets you share the wireless you find with your laptop, tablet, smartphone, or other devices while keeping them charged. But which one is the best? Read more...