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Off-Grid Smartphone Antennas

The goTenna Transforms a Mobile Device into a Signal Cell Tower

— January 7, 2016 — Tech
For campers, backpackers or travellers looking to stay connected while visiting remote locations the goTenna gadget conveniently turns any mobile device into a portable smartphone antenna that functions similarly to a cellular tower. This allows users to use their mobile devices to text, share locations or access GPS maps while in areas that normally wouldn't have access to service.

Staying connected is a priority for many travellers for combination of reasons including safety and comfort. The goTenna creatively prioritizes these necessities by allowing travellers to connect to a cellular range that would otherwise be unavailable to them in remote areas such as rainforests, mountain tops or the wilderness. The goTenna is a sleek rectangular device that can clip comfortably on a backpack and provides memory for 100 messages, a radio and Bluetooth connection.
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