What that will allow you to do is connect your phone to your laptop via a cable you will have to purchase separately and, as long as you're within range of the Mobile Broadband Rate and Coverage area, access the Internet.
Dial-up modems are the old 56Kbps standard rapidly being replaced by broadband because the throuhput or data that 56K modems can handle is fast becoming inadequate to the data-hungry software applications now available.
Early phones that were dedicated to VoIP service only came in a standard candybar form factor and most required connection to a base station that was, in turn, physically connected to a router or broadband modem.
If you don't have a broadband connection hooked up to the system, you can download them to your computer, save them to an SD card or USB device (flash drive, mp3 player), which you then can transfer to the PS3.
One unique feature of Mapquest is that if you have a broadband card and access to the Internet wherever you go, then you'll be able to update your route at any time while traveling in the air card's range.
To use your handset as a modem and therefore be able to use the Internet on your computer wherever you go-even if you're not in an area with WiFi-you'll need something called Mobile Broadband Connect.
The evolution of the Internet and broadband, multimedia streaming technology has brought us to a place where anyone, regardless of location, can remotely investigate a haunted site with ghost cams.
There are mainly four factors in comparing consoles: power, online capabilities (especially in these days of broadband activity), peripherals you can get, and -- most importantly -- the games.
However, since most consumers use webcams for video chats or recording video for the Internet, you'll find that webcams produce a find quality that doesn't bog down your dial-up or broadband.
In effect, it could take the 3G wireless broadband connection of the cell phone and convert it into a Wi-Fi signal that could then be picked up by nearby laptops and other supported devices.