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July 1, 2009

A Day in the Life of 3G - PC World

Useful survey of the quality of 3G cell networks in the US. Now you know that when AT&T’s ads say “America’s fastest 3G network”, you can respond under your breath “Yeah, but you only have a 68% chance of connecting”.

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July 3, 2007

So sue me: iPhone without AT&T

DVD Jon hints at how to activate the iPod and wifi features of the iPhone without AT&T ever knowing you exist.

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June 28, 2007

AT&T Internal Apple iPhone document leaked

65 page training PDF. Summary: Go to an Apple Store, not a Cingular one, unless you want to wait for them to faff around offering credit checks and trying to upsell you on Family Plans and accessories. (Sweetest detail: They have custom iPhone carrier bags that they have to place the iPhone into and seal before you leave the store!)

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June 26, 2007

Apple - iPhone - Rate Plans for iPhone

No iPhone premium as some feared — These look to be the same as Cingular’s existing voice-plan-plus-unlimited-data rates (which I’m already paying). Not clear if existing Cingular subscribers have to pay an (undisclosed) activation fee, though.

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January 25, 2007

YouTube - Stephen Colbert explains the whole AT&T thing!

Your handy guide to understanding the whole Cingular/AT&T thing.

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About This Site

This is an archive of groovmother.com, the old blog run by Rod Begbie — A Scottish geek who lives in San Francisco, CA.

I'm the co-founder of Sōsh, your handy-dandy guide for things to do in San Francisco this weekend.