Turn your OS X and Linux-based machine into a FON Spot

Discussion in 'MacBytes.com News Discussion' started by MacBytes, Apr 26, 2007.

  1. macrumors bot

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    Earendil

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    If I'm correct in thinking that this software takes your ethernet connection and distributes it out through your wifi connection as a hotspot, then what exactly does this do that OSX can't already?

    I'm confused :confused:
     
  3. macrumors 6502a

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    the organization behind FON manages billing and user authentication software thus allowing 3 types of users:
    1) those who share wifi without charging, getting free wifi in exchange
    2) those who share wifi for a fee
    3) those who use other people's wifi at a fee
     
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    Earendil

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    Brilliant :)
     
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    miniConvert

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    Ooo dear... (takes cover under desk)
     

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