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Old 05-15-2009, 10:57 AM   #1
metallica1973
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BlackBerry 8330 tethering to Internet using Ubuntu/Jaunty via usb


I have just acquired the blackberry 8330 curve cell phone with all the bells and whistles. I pay for unlimited internet access and was wondering how I can connect my blackberry to my laptop and use the internet access that I pay for using a usb connection. I believe they use a word called ,"Tethering"

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Old 05-15-2009, 12:41 PM   #2
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Word of caution your unlimited internet is for on the device browsing only not for Tethered modem connections.
 
Old 05-15-2009, 01:26 PM   #3
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Datodog, you are right in that verizon only will allow 5gig download. I found the solution to tether my blackberry:

http://www.berry4all.com/home

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