On Tue, 18 Nov 2008 23:48:14 +0000
Jim Price <[email protected]> wrote:
> Tony Houghton wrote:
> > On Tue, 18 Nov 2008 22:42:51 +0000
> > Jaimie Vandenbergh <[email protected]> wrote:
> >> I don't think that 3G dongles are standardised enough to run plugged
> >> into a device rather than into a full computer, but I would be
> >> unsurprised if someone has hacked a (linux based?) router around
> >> enough to do it.
> > I saw an advert or something for one recently. I can't remember where,
> > it might even have been on TV (eg the Gadget Show) rather than a
> > website. I do remember that the dongles plugged into it and it supported
> > 3 or 4 of the main networks' devices. ISTR it being promoted as a price
> > breakthrough for 3G routers.
> This perhaps?
I don't think that's the exact one. I remember it being white and about
that shape, but possibly flatter. I think the picture I saw had the
dongle plugged in on the left. There seem to be quite a few around for
Â80+, maybe the reason the one I saw was being highlighted was because
it was significantly cheaper?
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