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Posted: 7/3/2010 3:43:00 AM EDT
I wish there was a way to take Netflix on the road with you... Maybe if there was a way to save your instant queue onto a portable device so you can watch it, no internet connection needed.. Or is the connection needed to stream..
Link Posted: 7/3/2010 3:46:30 AM EDT
Ipad and a 3g account. It's also neat to have during power outages.
Link Posted: 7/3/2010 3:53:36 AM EDT
or on 45 minute bus rides to work every day
Link Posted: 7/5/2010 3:24:41 PM EDT
You could do that with any notebook/netbook and mobile broadband (wireless air-card).
Link Posted: 7/7/2010 3:36:30 AM EDT
I thought that with the netbook you had to buy a mobile plan separately..
Link Posted: 7/7/2010 11:13:34 PM EDT
Ipad. i want to get one but waiting for the gen2 to come out.
Link Posted: 7/12/2010 3:14:05 AM EDT
I pad is too expensive. All it is is a bigger Ipod touch
Link Posted: 7/14/2010 12:27:04 AM EDT
netbook
Link Posted: 9/6/2010 6:08:04 AM EDT
I looke into the netbook with a wireless air card, and it seems to be that you'd have to buy a separate plan for the card, or did I miss something there.
Link Posted: 9/6/2010 6:18:41 AM EDT
I have an iPhone, which requires that I have a data plan. Fortunately I am grandfathered in to the unlimited data for $30 a month. My phone is JailBroken which allows for installing non Apple approved applications.

I have an iPad which is also JailBroken. For a grand total of $7 worth of Jailbroken applications, I can stream NetFlix from my phone to my iPad. I did a test by streaming a 30 minute show, and the data use on my account showed 141 Mb's of use. It ran flawlessly, with no pauses or hiccups in an area with low to moderate signal strength.

So, consider a smartphone from your cellular carrier that has the ability to use the phone as a modem to either a netbook, or other device, such as the iPad.
Link Posted: 9/6/2010 6:34:43 AM EDT
I like that set up, problem is, I only have an ipod touch 16gb. Is there someway to get what you said to work on that...
Link Posted: 9/7/2010 4:53:48 AM EDT
Does anyone know if you can stream from an IPhone to a TV?
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