Join 3,368 readers in helping fund MetaFilter (Hide)

11 posts tagged with cellular and resolved. (View popular tags)
Displaying 1 through 11 of 11. Subscribe:

How to manage the logistics of a cellphone provider switch? Added Difficulty: Christmas Gift

We are switching from AT&T cell phone to service to Verizon, and I'd like to perform the switch smoothly while also using one of the new phones as a Christmas gift. Your advice on the proper procedure would be welcome. [more inside]
posted by Rock Steady on Nov 20, 2012 - 14 answers

Ground Control to Major Tom?

Is there a keep alive / dead man's email service? [more inside]
posted by gensubuser on Mar 16, 2012 - 5 answers

That old thing? Oh, it's just always been here, and we never got rid of it.

A question about cellular networks and deployed cellular technology in the US. [more inside]
posted by Tehhund on Jul 3, 2011 - 10 answers

iPad 3G cellular vs. wi-fi -- which takes precedence if both are active?

iPad 3G cellular vs. wi-fi -- which takes precedence if both are active? If I have 3G cellular turned on, while sitting at home with my home wireless, does it use the faster home wireless? Or does the 3G just clobber everything and gleefully rack up data charges? I've been turning it on and off as needed, but that's just annoying, so I'd like to get the question settled once and for all.
posted by Cool Papa Bell on Apr 5, 2011 - 7 answers

I'm drowning in smartphone options - can you help me pick one??

Please help me pick the right smartphone. I've researched myself into overwhelm and have a tendency towards terrible timing. My requirements aren't that complex, though I AM a gadget fan, and tech savvy. [more inside]
posted by FlyByDay on Oct 16, 2010 - 19 answers

What do you use your cell phone for?

What do you use your cell phone for? [more inside]
posted by Decimask on Nov 27, 2009 - 43 answers

Is there a crash course on cellular markets?

I've owned a cellphone for ages, and have largely remained ignorant of the business workings. Is there a crash course on cellular markets? [more inside]
posted by pwnguin on Nov 6, 2009 - 6 answers

What is the best option for temporary Internet?

Best cheap, temporary Internet access by dial-up or cell? (In Kittery, ME.) [more inside]
posted by pbh on Sep 14, 2009 - 6 answers

Photos to simple-cell organizers?

Are there any digital photo frames out there that don't require direct phone line access, instead accessing the service via the cellular network? [more inside]
posted by tilde on Aug 30, 2009 - 7 answers

Help me find a prepaid cell that iSyncs

What cellphone can I get to use with a prepaid plan that will work with iSync? [more inside]
posted by Cogito on Jun 27, 2009 - 5 answers

Prepaid MP3-capable cellphone

Looking for recommendations for a prepaid cellular service that has a cellphone that can play mp3s. [more inside]
posted by aerotive on Apr 12, 2008 - 9 answers

Page: 1