Quick Poll: What kind of security do you need for G1 WiFi Tethering?

I wrote an entry a couple weeks ago about how to tether your laptop to the G1 and Android to get Internet access. The method I described has you connect to the G1 over WiFi and uses an app called GWiFi. What I didn't mention is that this also turns your G1 into a wireless … Continue reading Quick Poll: What kind of security do you need for G1 WiFi Tethering?

My Android Speaks Sweet SMS to Me

I mentioned in an earlier post the convenience of having your SMS message popup even when the screen is locked, well how about having the message spoken to you when it arrives? There is really no technical reason why it can't come to fruition considering Android has a Text-to-Speech (TTS) app that can be downloaded … Continue reading My Android Speaks Sweet SMS to Me

SMS Messaging with Android on the G1

It seems like there are a ton of SMS apps on the Android Marketplace, but can they all be great? I thought I would share what is working well for me and maybe that will help a small percentage of Android and G1 users find something that works for them as well. DISCLAIMER: To be honest, … Continue reading SMS Messaging with Android on the G1

Wireless Tethering with the G1 using GWiFi from Ndroi

Over the past summer I was doing a lot of my work at the local coffee shops. I am a huge fan of coffee shops as workspaces especially if you are a consultant. It is a semi-quiet environment, you can listen to your music, there is a constant stream of caffeine  and most importantly, no one … Continue reading Wireless Tethering with the G1 using GWiFi from Ndroi