Archive for June, 2007

Vodafone slash mobile broadband data card pricing

Vodafone have today announced new pricing for mobile broadband - they’re simplifying their data card / usb modem tariffs and cutting the cost of unlimited access from £45/m down to just £25/m.
On July 2nd they’ll be launching three new tariffs:

Mobile Broadband 24 - no monthly charge, but £8.50 for 24h of access - pitching itself […]

Posted by fatcat on June 17th, 2007

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USB modem scoops award

Vodafone’s USB Modem picked up the award for ‘Business Innovation of the Year’ at the 2007 Mobile Today Awards. Here’s what judges said:
A small USB modem dongle for Windows and Apple laptops might not seem like an industry-changing innovation, but don’t let its small size fool you.
Vodafone’s Mobile Connect USB Modem was the first […]

Posted by fatcat on June 10th, 2007

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Vodafone enables 3.6Mbps HSDPA

Vodafone’s HSDPA network here in the UK has been upgraded to support data rates faster than 1.8Mbps.  Over the last few months, parts of the network have been upgraded to support speeds up to 3.6Mbps, mainly in the most popular areas in the UK.
After tweaking the TCP settings that I posted previously, I ran a […]

Posted by fatcat on June 8th, 2007

Filed under 3G Broadband / HSDPA, USB Modem | 1 Comment »