Just jotting down some ideas for getting data while out and about. Please contribute your suggestions to this thread. If your phone has a data plan, try Foxfi. http://foxfi.com datajack - myfi for $89, 1gig $29 virgin mobile - myfi $99, 2gig/mo $35 walmart - myfi $119, 500mb $25 toast - myfi $75, 1gig $25 ting - hotspot $119, 1gig $24 truconnect - myfi $99, .04/mb with add'l $4.99 connection fee during a month in which you use it ------ worthy mentions karma - free to low cost roaming wifi, share your wifi with another and receive more free. Coming soon. freedompop - device is an iPhone sleeve, offers free or near-free wifi, coming soon. fon - you buy a mini-router to share some of your own, and connect to others for free. If you don't have one, you can connect to others by making an account and buy data by "credit card or SMS" according to their website.