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Turning Internet Sharing (Wi-Fi Tethering) on Lumia 800 or Lumia 710

The latest software update delivered in June to Nokia Lumia 710 and Lumia 800, added among others a new Internet sharing (or Wi-Fi tethering) feature. “Internet sharing will also be appearing in future Lumia smartphones like the Nokia Lumia 920 and Lumia 820,” Nokia said.

Often called as “Wi-Fi tethering,” is a way …

Tether Relaunches $30/year HTML5-based iPhone Tethering Service

Tether is back this time with a ;new program designed to offer iPhone users a way to tether their devices by just setting up an Ad-Hoc network on their Mac, connect to that network from the iPhone, turn on their Mac app and then just login to iTether’s HTML5-based to get …

Cydia Shows Off Near-complete iOS 5.0 Untethered Jailbreak

Chronic Dev Team in an effort to finalize world’s first untethered jailbreak solution for iOS 5 has just released a video on YouTube showing off the jailbreak, which appears to be near-complete and functioning properly.

Unlike tethered, untethered jailbreak does not require that the device be connected to a computer each time it …

Setup ‘Internet Tethering’ On A BlackBerry PlayBook

When there’s no other way to access the Internet, you can tether your BlackBerry PlayBook tablet to a Bluetooth-enabled smartphone.

“In order to use Internet Tethering, you must pair a BlackBerry smartphone that supports the Dial Up Networking (DUN) Bluetooth profile with a BlackBerry PlayBook tablet using BlackBerry Bridge or using a standard …

Guide to Enable WiFi Sharing on Windows Phone Mango Legacy Devices

An XDA Developers Forum user shared a step-by-step guide for brute-forcing his way into the internet sharing feature of Windows Phone Mango. The guide helps you enable the internet sharing feature with carefully tuned registry keys on legacy Windows Phone Mango devices like the Samsung Omnia 7.

This hack proves at least two …

Wi-Fi Internet Sharing / Tethering Baked Into “Mango” Windows Phone

According to reports internet sharing/tethering is not only coming in Windows Phone but it is actually built in to the impending “Mango” Windows Phone 7 update. As you can see in the picture embedded below (to the right), that’s an official instantiation of Internet Sharing on a Samsung Focus running Mango.

Using Jailbreak, MyWi or Any Tethering on the Phone, AT&T will Move You to $45 ‘Tiered Data Plan’

This news is for those who are using jailbreak iPhones, AT&T decided to remove “unlimited plans” for those who jailbreak iPhones to tether or hotspot off of AT&T’s unlimited data plans. Here’s a quote from a user who received the AT&T’s notification:

I was just informed that as …

Sn0wbreeze 2.8b1 and Tethered Redsn0w Now Available – Unlocked iPhones Coming this Wednesday

This post covers some iOS jailbreak releated news;

First, for iOS 5 developer (or play one on TV), you may be interested in jailbreaking your iOS 5 devices (iPad 2s need not apply) so that you can build Notification widgets or something.

Good news,you now have options — both jailbreaks are …

iOS 5: Redsn0w Beta Tethered Jailbreak for Mac Released

MuscleNerd pinged the world that the iPhone-dev Team has successfully jailbroken the iOS 5 developer beta.

In a message posted on Twitter a moment ago, Dev-Team member MuscleNerd wrote:

Last day of WWDC…seems as good time as any to release tethered iOS5 jailbreak (for Mac owners …

iOS 4.3.3 Untethered ‘PwnageTool and Redsn0w’ Jailbreak Unlock Now Available

iPhone Dev-team updated their PwnageTool and redsn0w programs to jailbreak iOS 4.3.3 using Mac and Windows in a way that doesn’t require connecting the device to a computer each time it’s rebooted.

The iOS 4.3.3 untethered jailbreak is based on the exploit created by @i0nic for iOS 4.3.1. The updated redsn0w tool also …

Jailbreak iOS 4.3.1 via PwnageTool Or Sn0wbreeze on Mac and Windows Now Available!

Those that recently upgraded to iOS 4.3.1 and wondering about a plethora of wonderful free and paid apps banned by Apple, such as user interface enhancements and skins, could consider the latest jailbreak that leverages the new PwnageTool 2.0.1 by the iPhone-Dev team is now possible on Mac, and Sn0wbreeze on Windows.

There’re …

AT&T Cracking Down ‘Unofficial’ iPhone Tetherers & MyWi Users

In an draconian move, AT&T begun sending out a stern letter to tetherers requiring that they stop tethering or automatically be added to a $20/month DataPro plan. Please note; DataPro is also capped at 4 GB, so presumably any customer on the grandfathered unlimited data plans from older iPhone plans would also lose that facility. …

AT&T Adds Additional 2GB Data to AT&T Data Pro – Offer Wireless Trade-In Option Across Retail Locations

AT&T announced select smartphone customers will soon be able to connect multiple devices from their smartphone — via Wi-Fi using AT&T Mobile Hotspot app. The feature will first be available Feb.13, beginning with the in-store launch of the HTC Inspire 4G. Bundled with the AT&T Data Pro plan, customers will benefit from a total of …

Verizon iPhone 4 Comes with “Personal Hotspot”, GSM iPhones will Get it with iOS 4.3!

Verizon iPhone 4 look a lot like AT&T’s iPhone 4, other than the fact that it’ll work on Verizon’s 3G CDMA network, as oppose to At&T’s GSM.

Besides the networks, there’s another key difference between the Verizon iPhone 4 and AT&T iPhone 4, a “Personal Hotspot.” Yes, the Verizon iPhone will come with …

FreeTether Enables Tethering on Palm Pre or Pixi

FreeTether is designed to bring tethering to webOS phone. Once installed, you simply fire up FreeTether, select which interface(s) you want to enable, and configure its options. It works with all current devices running webOS version 1.4.5 or later:

1. Add the test feeds to preware (see Testing Feeds below)
2. Load …