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Please recommend a decent USB-headset to replace this rubbish one!

Help me, help me. My USB headset is rubbish. Absolutely dire. It’s made by Gigaware and, if memory serves, I bought it for an outrageous price from one of those airport shops when I was on my way to America. You know when you pay something like £50 for bits of plastic that you know […]

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** UPDATED ** NokiaWorldWatch: Nokia’s first mobile broadband USB stick – 40 euros ** UPDATED **

Announced this week is Nokia’s first ever mobile broadband USB dongle Crossing both 2.5 and 3G networks its due out soon, with carries to be mentioned in due course. Specifications/Compatible computer operating systems: – 3G: 850/2100MHz GSM:850/900/1800/1900 MHz Microsoft Windows XP Microsoft Windows Vista Mac OS 10.4 Mac OS 10.5 Posted by email from MIR […]

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T-Mobile USB dongle crashes on Apple

I had a note in from Rachel at The Internet Team this afternoon: – – – – – Dear Ewan My partner recently got a T-Mobile USB HSDPA dongle for his Windows laptop. I tried the Mac software for this on my Macbook (one of the latest models before they went metal again) but it […]

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3 Branded USB modem router now on sale!

We had this in from Mobile Industry Review reader Trevor. Just noticed that a 3 branded usb modem router is now for sale on their website: then click on Wireless routers, £69.99 without a contract – very tempted indeed. Just look at how small they must be – the Ethernet port looks MASSIVE on the […]

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T-Mobile UK: Nokia E71, LG Renoir and USB Router

That’s apparently what we’re about to find out tonight at T-Mobile, according to a highly placed source who’s been texting me. We won’t have to wait too long to find out as the MIR Team is descending on the T-Mobile Winter Preview as I type. Posted by email from MIR Live (posterous)

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Get a WiFi router with built-in USB dongle support

Regular reader, MarkW knocked me over this email on the subject of routers and USB dongle backup support. Hope you’re well. Great stuff going on at SMSTextNews. Still enjoying it hugely. Love the vodcast (is that the right word?!). Just wanted to flag up something I stumbled across while looking for a new router which […]

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Three’s USB broadband modem

I am still disbelieving, even after all this time, that I can actually sit and work on a USB broadband modem for 8 or 9 hours across a day, and for it to work continuously and without error. It really is very smart. I think I’m still expecting things to screw up. I remember when […]

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T-Mobile UK router coming soon to join USB stick line?

Rumours abound of a T-Mobile UK router. Lots of rumours. I’ve been hunting for hard fact, but there’s not-a-lot-o-that as far as I’ve been able to see. Speculation from some folks apparently in the know (salt, salt, pinch of course) is T-Mobile are due to hit the market with a ‘router’. Now. This could definitely […]