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Anywhere Computing with Laptops: Making Mobile Easier by Harold Davis

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What the Networks Charge

The charges and payment structure in this section are based on information published by each network or on conversations I have had with Wi-Fi network company representatives. As I've noted before, they are certainly subject to change, so you should verify current pricing for yourself. I've tried to include some tips and ideas for getting the most out of each Wi-Fi network.

Cingular Wireless

Cingular Wi-Fi service, called Laptop Connect, offers a number of different Wi-Fi service plans, as shown in Table 10.2.

Table 10.2. Cingular Wireless Wi-Fi Plans
PlanDetailsPrice
1 Time ConnectOne-time 24 hour access at the location at which access was purchased.$9.99
5 Connect PackageFive one-time connects; valid for six months (note ...

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