If you find yourself asking, "Can you hear me now?" it might be time to explore Wi-Fi calling, femtocells, or signal boosters.
It's not a gimmick, it's a game-changer. More than 30 GM cars in the 2015 model year will have 4G LTE. That connectivity will transform the automotive experience for the driver as well as the passengers.
Belkin has a head start with its WeMo product line, but D-Link is coming on strong.
This genuine pay-as-you-go data suffers from limited coverage.
You can connect to Pure's Jongo S3 via Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, or wired connection but it offers so-so sound and weak multi-room play options.
AT&T plans to tap into its nationwide network with a service that will provide in-flight Wi-Fi using its LTE service to connect to the plane.
Cities getting gigabit-speed fiber Internet could also gain Wi-Fi networks
Hotspot 2.0 technology lets users automatically connect to any hotspot after a single login.
The suburban hauler will become a suburban Wi-Fi hotspot for all your kids’ devices. Apps will stream through the car’s infotainment system. And your car will have a data plan.
Sprint plans to follow T-Mobile's lead and roll out Wi-Fi calling options, but just on two phones to begin with.