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Internet Boosters: Wi-Fi and Cellular

When folks ask us for advice about ‘internet boosters’, a cheer to encourage a better connection is probably not the kind of booster they are hoping for. What people dream of is some simple product they can buy to turn a loser of a connection into a winner. To take

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Mobile Internet

Smartphones and Mobile Hotspots – Mobile Internet Connections

In today’s world, most RVers use cellular data as a means to connect to the Internet while traveling. However, many have questions such as: “When does it make sense to rely on only a smartphone?” “When is a dedicated mobile hotspot justified?” “What are other cellular options?” The connectivity solution

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RV Cell Signal Booster Review and Installation Tips

Anyone who has been following our adventures over the past 10+ years knows that I am a big advocate for our satellite internet dish. I’ve always postponed getting a cellular signal booster since that is our go-to solution when traveling in areas of poor (or nonexistent) cell coverage. I also

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Mobile Internet

Skyroam Now Offers Affordable Monthly Mobile Broadband and Business Wifi Plans

If you missed my Skyroam Solis Review, read that first for complete details about this innovative global wifi hotspot with no monthly contract required for unlimited mobile broadband. To summarize: The Skyroam Solis global wifi hotspot provides mobile internet access with no service contract, in 100+ countries around the world.

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Mobile Internet

Verizon To Begin Locking Phones, Starts Down Slippery Slope

One of our favorite things about Verizon: unlocked phones. Unlike with most other carriers, all Verizon LTE devices are sold unlocked – and without jumping through any hoops you can swap SIM cards to use these devices internationally, or on any other compatible domestic carrier. But according to Verizon –

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Mobile Internet

Helikite Hotspot Takes Cellular Reception To New Heights

Nothing improves cellular reception more than having a direct line of sight between you and the cell tower – and nothing improves line of sight better than altitude, getting your cellular antenna up above all potential obstructions. We’ve actually joked for years about putting a cellular antenna way up in

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Another Cool Use for Zus – Great for RVers

In the madness that is Quartzsite this time of year, we recently attended the Xscapers Bash. We only parked about 800 feet away from the main gathering point, but with hundreds of RVs gathered in such a small area, we had a hard time finding our way back home in

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Why Yes – You Can have Scenic Views AND Great Internet

A few weeks ago in the Internet for RVers & Cruisers group we host on Facebook – we had a member make the claim that it’s impossible to really be on the road visiting cool locations AND get enough mobile internet to stream video. We beg to differ – it’s completely

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Tire-SafeGuard TPMS Review and Installation Tips

Usually about this time of year I write about some Christmas present we got ourselves that made more work for me. This time the job was simple, and long overdue. Tire-SafeGuard TPMS Why Choose the Tire-SafeGuard TPMS? We’ve been on the road ten years and have had two trailer tires

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