Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
T-Mobile HotSpot users can use wi-fi while roaming in six countries
Posted on 11-Nov-2004 09:53 | Tags Filed under: News



T-Mobile HotSpot has announced its participation with the WBA in a series of roaming agreements with six other major international wireless operators.

T-Mobile USA subscribers will now be able to take their Wi-Fi subscription to the participating WBA carrier member countries. Together with existing roaming arrangements, subscribers can now connect to wireless services with access to information, communications and entertainment at more than 11,500 Wi-Fi locations within the following countries: United Kingdom, Germany, Austria, Netherlands, Italy, Czech Republic, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, Australia and the United States.

Participating WBA members include: BT Group (UK), Telecom Italia (Italy), Maxis (Malaysia), NTT Com (Japan), StarHub (Singapore), Telstra (Australia), T-Mobile USA (USA) and, through existing arrangements, the European operating companies of T-Mobile in Austria, the Czech Republic, Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom. It is expected that additional international carriers in Europe and Asia will join in the roaming arrangements in the near future, further broadening the WBA footprint into which T-Mobile HotSpot subscribers can roam with a single Wi-Fi account.

T-Mobile HotSpot US subscribers will be able to benefit from these international roaming arrangements at no additional charge through the remainder of 2004. Prices for international roaming in 2005 and beyond will be determined at a later time.

T-Mobile HotSpot subscribers wishing to login at an international WBA location must first launch their browser, at which point they will be presented with the WBA member's roaming login page. Next, they should click on, or select, the "roaming" link and choose T-Mobile HotSpot U.S. from the list of roaming partners.






comments powered by Disqus


Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Kiwis to be hit with tax on online purchases
Created by Gordy7, last reply by cadman on 20-Nov-2017 13:21 (174 replies)
Pages... 10 11 12


Xero generated PDF's faulty ?
Created by xpd, last reply by billgates on 20-Nov-2017 16:15 (12 replies)

Where can I get Chilis?
Created by trig42, last reply by engedib on 20-Nov-2017 16:48 (11 replies)

Curious updates from Bigpipe
Created by robjg63, last reply by hio77 on 17-Nov-2017 19:27 (11 replies)

Potential heatpump issue
Created by theitman, last reply by Rickles on 19-Nov-2017 18:41 (9 replies)

Data hunt (free data game) is back!
Created by PhantomNVD, last reply by PhantomNVD on 19-Nov-2017 13:51 (67 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Recent plan change. service reduced price "increased"
Created by merve0o0, last reply by sbiddle on 19-Nov-2017 17:57 (7 replies)

HDMI over Ethernet
Created by Rickles, last reply by Rickles on 20-Nov-2017 16:56 (12 replies)