is this even possible

Discussion in 'iPhone, iPod & iPad' started by Team_Subspace, Mar 6, 2011.

  1. Team_Subspace

    Team_Subspace Citizen Marsalevsky

    Apr 4, 2009
    United States
    Behind a laptop screen
    lately i have getting tired of not having internet on my ipod touch while on the go and i started to wonder if there is any possible way to either hack a wireless hotspot on my ipod or (the even crazier thought) tweak it to have 3g... is this possible or just a crazy idea that should be forgotten?
  2. metamaster

    metamaster GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Mar 7, 2010
    Hacking a hotspot that you don't have the password for is very difficult to do, and requires time and special pc software (not to mention that it's illegal). And an iPod touch can't have 3g since it physically can't. It would need a cellular radio, and that would only be possible on an iPod touch if you bought a special accessory. You would also need a sim card, which would mean you would have to pay for service.

    So I'd go with your second choice.
  3. leeday100196

    leeday100196 GBAtemp's Official Infernapeā„¢

    Sep 24, 2010
    My computer in Sharpedo Bluff
    Or the third choice: trade in your iPod and get an iPhone. It's your choice, but i assume since you only have an iPod Touch, you either don't have enough money for an iPhone or you just don't plain want one, like me (except i don't have an iPod Touch, I don't really care about the Apple franchise).
  4. The Pi

    The Pi Lurker

    Mar 18, 2010
    Aircrack could do it, though it's illegal and should be only used for testing your own network [​IMG]

  5. WolfSpider

    WolfSpider GBAtemp Regular

    Dec 24, 2008
    United States
    Get a mifi router.
  6. ihackedit

    ihackedit GBAtemp Regular

    Feb 12, 2011
    Australia, Victoria
    Seriously just get a phone, even if you did manage to get 3g on your iTouch it would be so lagggy with the jailbreak.
  7. Originality

    Originality Chibi-neko

    Apr 21, 2008
    London, UK
    My solution: use my Android phone as a WiFi AP. Instant 3.5G internet for iDevices.

    That's what I plan to do when I get an iPad2.
  8. dib

    dib GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

    May 1, 2004
    United States
    It's what I'm doing with my iPhone. Hopefully you have more luck with your Droid phone, since currently mine won't support infrastructure mode (no NDS or PSP connectivity)

    But seriously, the initial post is sad on so many levels, I want to punch somebody's baby.
  9. tagzard

    tagzard Tagzard the Crazy Dinosaur with Wings.

    Apr 28, 2010
    United States
    Chicago Illinois
    Yse Aircrack i used it and it works jyst make sure you dont get caught my school traved my ipods ip address and announced "who ever is stealing our wirless inter will be suspended and sent to the dean imeditly!" i never got caught HAHAHAHAHAHAHAJAH