Archive for January, 2008

Vodafone lowers price of mobile broadband

Vodafone have just announced that they’re lowering the price of mobile broadband.
They’re introducing a new price plan for consumers, offering 3GB of data for £15 per month, with overage charged at £15 per GB - almost a tenth of the price of Three, who are currently charging £102 per GB for overage.
They’ve also increased the […]

Posted by fatcat on January 31st, 2008

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Vodafone launch USB Modem Stick

Vodafone have launched yet another new device - this time it’s a new modem.  It’s just a little bigger than a USB memory stick, but boasts mobile broadband with download speeds of up to 7.2Mbps and upload speeds of up to 2Mbps.
I’ve got my mits on one and I’ll be putting it through it’s paces […]

Posted by fatcat on January 22nd, 2008

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Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard) software release

At last!  Here’s the long-awaited update from Vodafone to allow your data cards and USB modems to work with Leopard.
You can download the software from here. 
Here’s the list of supported devices:
VODAFONE
USB modems
E272     HSUPA 7.2 Mbit/s
E172     HSUPA 7.2 Mbit/s
HUAWEI
PC data cards
E618       3G+/3G/EDGE/GPRS 1.8 Mbit/s
E620       3G+/3G/EDGE/GPRS 1.8 Mbit/s
E630       3G+/3G/EDGE/GPRS 3.6 Mbit/s
E660A     3G+/3G/EDGE/GPRS 7.2 […]

Posted by fatcat on January 11th, 2008

Filed under Data cards, ExpressCards, Mac OS, USB Modem | 10 Comments »