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Comment: T-Mobile wifi phone, good wifi finder, ironic (Score 2, Informative) 286

by lars_magnusson (#22710622) Attached to: Ericsson Predicts Swift End For Wi-Fi Hotspots
Got one of those T-Mobile phones that does the VOIP deal when near a wi-fi network. As a side benefit he phone is great to have as a wi-fi finder, don't have to breakout the laptop just to check, and I find I wind up checking for wi-fi spots all over the place because of the nerd tendency to fidget. Tells me if the wi-fi spot is locked and signal strength, and if I want to connect the cell phone to the wi-fi network I'll do that too, usually at my favorite bar. In this case my cell phone makes is easier to find free wi-fi, fine with me.

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