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post #1 of 11
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so i was browsing the interwebz and stumbled upon this video, alot of people have said it worked rather well and it looked pretty entertaining, not sure if anyone has seen it before but thought some people might want to give it a try
http://www.break.com/index/how_to_bo...ss_signal.html
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Haha that's pretty cool, gonna give it a shot now.
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sorry, pasted wrong thing, link fixed
that was from the rants section earlier
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I don't get how the ethernet cable picks up signals from the cell phone.
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post #5 of 11
It probably doesn't since your NIC and wireless card aren't related at all. I got nothing else to do though. We'll see.
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post #6 of 11
Think about it, there is no possible way this is gonna work. It's like the tin foil speaker things, it will never work because it's total utter bull****. Don't loose your time.

How could plugging in a WIRED NIC boost your wireless reception? It can't, and that's why this is dumb.
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Awesome, it worked! Now to go out to walmart and buy a salad bowl.






















Nah, not really. Although, I do have a nicely coiled ethernet cable now. Would've been cool if this worked, I have some serious reception issues on the other end of my house.
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post #8 of 11
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dang, that would have been cool, i dont have a wireless network or cell phone to test it with unfortunately
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Awesome, it worked! Now to go out to walmart and buy a salad bowl.





















Nah, not really. Although, I do have a nicely coiled ethernet cable now. Would've been cool if this worked, I have some serious reception issues on the other end of my house.
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Originally Posted by [PWN]Schubie View Post
dang, that would have been cool, i dont have a wireless network or cell phone to test it with unfortunately
You said it worked for you before

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Dead photo?
No, but I can hook you up with a photo of said coiled up ethernet cable if you so desire.
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