(junior member)
09/03/04 04:09 AM
WiFi & Cell Phones

Are there any combo units that offer WiFi (802.11b) and a Cell Phone?

Okay, this may seem like a very silly question, but I have a recent bad experience with AT&T WS and my new Blackberry.

First, let me tell you I love the 7280... it's all that is promised and more, fully integrated with my corporate email, calendar and local PIM. No problems.

However, AT&T WS requires the data plan be primary ($50/month) preventing me from having a Shared-minutes plan as primary. Net result. I can no longer share my voice minutes and have to have my own (as opposed to shared with my family's other three phones)?a second $40/month plan.

I can live without the near-universal access that GPRS provides, but I'd like to use it in my wireless environment at home and the many hot spots popping up throughout the country. Any suggestions?

Contact the Folks at | Privacy statement Go to homepage

Powered by UBB.threads™ 6.5.5