Category Archives: Internet on Road

224.SM-Tethering Droid – our Favorite Internet Connection on the Road *Free

Rather than make you start at the beginning of understanding all the possible ways to connect to the Internet on the Road, we thought we’d cut to the chase and tell you about our favorite method first. You need an Android-based smartphone, and software called PDANet from The video shows you all the details. This was recorded in 2010, but it is still our favorite way to connect.  Also see a more recent video showing PDANet with FoxFi for making your phone a WiFi Hotspot.


00.OT-Internet on the Road: Cellular Overview

Cellular has become the most popular and successful way to get high-speed Internet as you travel. It is the only wireless technology that allows you to be connected while driving down the road. Within the cellular category, there are lots of options, data cards, mobile hotspots, and tethered cellphones among them. This video give a brief overview.