Impending arrival

Paul Makepeace paulm at
Fri Oct 7 17:36:13 BST 2011

I'm primarily on T Mobile both in the UK and US but the phone came from 3
for reasons that will go unexplained for now.

I've had no problems with 3 in the UK and have heard Vodafone is worse.

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On Oct 7, 2011 3:29 AM, "David Cantrell" <david at> wrote:

> On Tue, Oct 04, 2011 at 02:38:43AM -0700, Paul Makepeace wrote:
> > My 3-supplied UK HTC Desire isn't picking up 3G in the US so I'm stuck
> with
> > Edge (as, say GPRS would be). Not horrible, but still. By comparison my
> US
> > Nexus One picks up 3G on both sides of the Atlantic.
> I wouldn't touch 3, precisely because of nonsense like that.  Their
> network is rubbish even in the UK - so much so that they have roaming
> agreements *in the UK* - but roaming 3 customers don't get 3G.
> Another reason to not use them is that their name is rubbish.
> --
> David Cantrell | Bourgeois reactionary pig
>    Vegetarian: n: a person who, due to poor lifestyle choices,
>      is more likely to get arse cancer than a normal person

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