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Old 01-29-2013, 02:57 PM   #11
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WiFi signal receiver for in-car Internet access and available
built-in web browser for use when vehicle is in Park.
Built-in web browser!? Lincoln?
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Old 01-29-2013, 03:11 PM   #12
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Built-in web browser!? Lincoln?
That's the part that interested me. It looks like they intended more to be done with the wireless connection but haven't implemented it yet that I'm aware of.
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Old 01-29-2013, 04:00 PM   #13
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I use bluetooth to give my car an internet connection from my phone. When people want to use the Wi-Fi, I tell them the passphrase. This way, they don't have to go through the hassle of setting up a bluetooth connection to my phone, and I don't have to destroy the battery in my phone making it a Wi-Fi hotspot.
How do you do that? I have an Iphone5 and AT&T charges a monthly fee so that I can turn my phone into a hotspot. If I can connect my LTE data to the car and utilize the car as a hotspot instead that would be pretty kick aZZ!
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Old 01-29-2013, 04:17 PM   #14
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Jailbreak ur iPhone.... And you can activate ur hotspot without being charged... But if you use up too much data they will throttle you.. Aka slow ur speeds...


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Jailbreak ur iPhone.... And you can activate ur hotspot without being charged... But if you use up too much data they will throttle you.. Aka slow ur speeds...


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Its possible to detect that the traffic going into the iphone is being routed out to other devices via sharing. My understanding is that they look for this traffic and just charge you whatever ass-raping they charge for making your iphone into a hotspot. I think the price is currently something like your first-born.
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If you have a broadband dongle you should be able to use the wireless router to allow your smart phone to connect through wireless and save your minutes. This way you can use Pandora or other streaming media without using up your cell minutes.
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Mmm maybe.. Idk I've been doing it since the 3GS via USB.. Now I do it via wifi and still no issues lol when i travel I use about 3-4 gigs a weekend.. My avg a month is 8-10 gigs... My wife has simple mobile now, and in a month she used 12 gigs lol so far no issues.. As far as why so much data- we stream a lot..


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