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WiFi On The Go: Digicel MiFi
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WiFi On The Go: Digicel MiFi

Wifi on the go has a nice ring to it doesn't it?  MiFi the most recent addition to our Telecommunications/ISP companies list of consumer gadgets, is a portable router unit more popular known as MiFi (My Wi-fi).  With the increase in popularity of devices like Tablets and Smartphones the ability to have access to ones personal WiFi at any point in time is very attractive of course this is also applicable to Laptops, Netbooks, PSPs etc…. but at this point in time in regards to portability and popularity Tablets and Smartphones seem to be dominant. Of course one could just get a Data Plan for their Smartphone but unless you own an iPhone or a Blackberry (BB) which would be able to provide internet to their sister devices the iPad and or Playbook respectively then only one device would be a...
MiFi Hits Cayman thanks to Digicel and LIME
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MiFi Hits Cayman thanks to Digicel and LIME

With devices getting smaller and more internet ready, internet access on the go has been an issue here in the Cayman. Thankfully, Mobile ISP providers Digicel and LIME have heard the call and have both addressed the issue. Their answer was MiFi. MiFi (A clever acronym for Mobile Wifi) offers internet connectivity over the air for up to 5 wifi enabled devices at a time. So you can have your iPad, iPhone, Netbook, Kindle, iPod and soon to own PSVita all connected to the internet wirelessly via your very own wifi hotspot. Both companies have broth two different Mifi devices to the table, Digicel with the WiMAX Pocket Modem MF250 and the Huawei E5830s from LIME. Both are utraportable and provide internet via the companies separate yet similarly named 4G network. Key Features: Featur...
Crouching LIME Huawei E586 Mi-Fi – Hidden Dekal Wireless Dragon
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Crouching LIME Huawei E586 Mi-Fi – Hidden Dekal Wireless Dragon

On Friday October 21st 2011AD, LIME decided to let loose the Mobile Hotspot on the masses of 3G users. Specifically, the Huawei E586 Mobile Hotspot, or “Mi-Fi” as our American cousins to the North call this contrivance of Telecom Providers to have us spend more money using their addictive Wireless Broadband services. The Press Release can be perused at you leisure at LIME to offer Personal Mobile Internet Hot-spot – MiFi. While I would love to rant about LIME and their past shenanigans in the Voice Telecoms arena, I have already decided to bury the hatchet the minute I had penned my ditty on telecom Providers wireless Broadband expansion in the aptly titled LIME, Digicel and FLOW – Leading the Global 4G Adoption Curve. Good to note too, that the Telecom Provider will soon have their ve...