November 10, 2008
Apple’s iPhone To Transform into a Modem
AT&T’s head of the wireless and consumer markets division Ralph de la Vega said Thursday that the company was working on a new service that would let Apple iPhone owners use their devices as a modem for their laptop computers. [via WSJ Blog]
A spokesman for AT&T declined to provide more details, but confirmed that “we’re working on that application with Apple and hope to make it available soon.”
AT&T currently offers a similar feature for users of Research in Motion’s Blackberry device for an extra $30 a month.
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