IPhone OS v3.0 Tethering Revealed, Still Requires Carrier Approval
The new iPhone OS brings the possibility of tethering if carriers approve it
With the official announcement of the iPhone OS v3.0 there has been much excitement over the new features, which include MMS support, copy cut and paste, turn-by-turn directions (via third-party hardware), FM radio support (via third-party hardware), and new Bluetooth support. One feature that didn’t receive much attention was tethering.
Apple said at the press event for the new OS that it would be allowing tethering and has built the functionality into the new OS. However, whether or not you can use this functionality is entirely dependent on whether your carrier chooses to support it, and thus far AT&T, the official iPhone carrier in the U.S., has announced no plans to do so.
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