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Macintosh, EVDO, Ericsson GC89 & EDGE

February 16, 2006

OK, so I took possession of the GC89 card before lunch. Short of it… It works!
Installation was anything but straight forward. I didn’t keep track of how much time I spent trying to get in touch with just the right tier of support at T-Mobile (but, I did eventually). Probably close to an hour.

I’ll post my trials/tribulations in the hopes it will help some folks out there. (more…)

EVDO for my Mac… VERY Cool!

February 15, 2006

Just got off the phone with Bill at and got one hell of a deal on the GC89 Erricson EVDO card.

Here’s the deal – $0 for the card and the standard $49.99/mo data plan + $35 activation! Holy throughput man! AND NO EXTENSION OF MY TMOBILE CONTRACT NEEDED!!! Can’t beat that with a stick!
Since Mr. Scoble was railing on the lack of merits for WiFi in favor of EVDO… I just had to try it