Entertainment ok, I could use some opinions

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by Time Bandit, Apr 11, 2016.

  1. Time Bandit

    Time Bandit Well-Known Member

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    I'm going to be traveling and want to stay online. I've never owned an iphone and don't want one.
    Will an ipad do this?..or do I have to be near a hotspot for it to work?
    I'm already getting a headache.
    what's a fair rate to pay?
    thanks
     
  2. Divorce Chicken

    Divorce Chicken I've got angst in my pants VIP

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    Are you driving? Flying?
     
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    Stew Nod Well-Known Member Banned User

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    Any good hostel has computers available for it's guests

    do you have a smart phone at least? Most euro cities have free wifi
     
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    Ipads need to be on a wifi unless you have a cell service with the ipad. Im guessing you dont or you wouldnt be asking this.

    Most airports and hotels offer wifi. Some are free some are not.
     
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    Can you get a wifi 'Hotspot' from your cellular company?

    I have one of these from Verizon.

    It's through work so I don't know how much is costs, maybe $40 per momth?



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  6. Sleep

    Sleep Bitch Sit Down. Be Humble.

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    I'll send you some tips via fax.
     
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    Captain Alto, Blanco y Guapo

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    Here you go: cheap, wifi enabled even in deep space, and endlessly entertaining. You can thank me later.

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  8. Time Bandit

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    I use a pay by the minute phone capable of calls only
     
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    that's not wifi connected
     
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    How dare you. I have prepared all of my clients 10-Qs on this piece of superior technology.
     
  11. SouthernListen

    SouthernListen New phone who dis? VIP

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    A laptop will connect via a wifi hotspot or the internet connection (wired or wireless) available in your room.
    So would a typical tablet.

    Some tablets have 4g capability, but if you don't use a smartphone you don't have that yet almost certainly.

    You can buy a 4g hotspot and service $40/mo? and use it to have internet access anywhere for your computer.

    Or you can dial into the Dawgshed info line and listen to a recorded recap of the day's events by Slow.
     
  12. A Succulent Chinese Meal

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    Are you old? What in the hell is wrong with you?
     
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    Jayla Ou ai-je l'esprit? Gold

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    I need one of those again. :crazy:
     
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    Check your Lotus Notes for some suggestions.
     
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    Micheal Kenyon Here

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    j peg it through the email
     
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    Next caller
     
  20. Time Bandit

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    I'm only howard's age...I think I'm normal