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To: xzins

Your comment hints at the problem. The ISP’s build the infrastructure based on subscribership - the greater concentrations of users the more robust the cell towers. In the back-country not only do you have the obvious limitations of terrain but fewer cell towers (and some at only 3G).

The other thing is that weather - rain, snow and even wind - can disrupt or degrade signal strength. Brings a whole new meaning to “snow blind”. LOL

The upside is that it is portable so I can take it (virtually) anywhere and make a connection of some sort.


56 posted on 07/04/2015 11:36:00 AM PDT by rockrr (Everything is different now...)
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To: rockrr

Could be...just know I’m not going back to it. :>)

I would have expected it to have at least as good service as a cell phone, but it didn’t.


57 posted on 07/04/2015 11:39:57 AM PDT by xzins (Retired Army Chaplain and Proud of It! Pray for their victory or quit saying you support our troops)
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