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You guys have really helped!
My wife and I have recently retired and are hitting the road full time. First off you have really helped us in our endeavors to stay connected while we start off on our adventures. We are definitely not tech savvy but you have really made it simple to understand and acquire the proper equipment to […]
Join the Mobile Internet Aficionados
Internet options in North America, and specifically the USA, are plentiful. It can be a bear to wrap your head around. These guys are the gurus and can help guide you along based on your needs and budget. They have more gear reviews than I have sunglasses. And for those that know me, that’s a statement.
Amazing resource for staying connected while traveling
This book has been the perfect resource for me while I researched the best way to stay connected while on the road. I’ve turned to it again and again to decide how best to set up my bus for working on the road. Cherie and Chris also provide great assistance with their site as well. […]
New full timers getting it together…
This year we rented our Hawaii home and left the islands to explore the US and Canada full time in our fifth wheel for several years. Understanding the different strategies to stay online, especially while boondocking in remote locations, is important. My Mobile Internet Resource Center membership has provided the information I need to stock […]
I recommend you guys wherever I go
The savings in internet fees from one tip alone has easily paid for my MIA membership. I recommend you guys wherever I go. And while I’m at it, I just want to say I love the new website! Great step forward in simplicity and useability.
Small Membership Fee Is Worth It
I’m tech savvy and thought I could figure it all out without joining. WRONG! Since I joined in June 2016, I’ve slashed my Verizon bill, protected my UDP (unlimited data plan), and now have more cellular data and options than I thought possible. The small membership fee is worth it and has already been recouped […]
You will not find a better resource
Everything, and I mean everything, you need to know about getting and staying connected on the road (or water). From extensively tested gear guides to tips on working remotely, streaming movies, and boosting signals, you will not find a better resource for mobile internet information anywhere.
Thumbs-up from the paleo-technomad
This book is excellent, equally applicable to boaters, land-travelers, rural dwellers, and mobile connected folk of all stripes. The range of topics is broad, the authors know their stuff, the material is very current and the explanations are very clear… with a good range of levels that will help anyone from beginners to net-savvy geeks. […]
Thank you Chris and Cherie!
Thank you, thank you, thank you for all you do for me and other full-time RVers. I rely on Internet for my blog and new online design business. Thanks to your help and timely advice, I lucked into a Verizon UDP in 2014. Since then, I have benefited from your constant monitoring of the mobile […]
This Book Will Help You
If you’re planning on hitting the road and want to stay connected to the Internet, you’ll need to get up to speed on a lot of complex systems. This book will help you Chances are you’re not an expert. It’s not worth your time to try to piece together all this information. Stop wasting your […]
Worth Every Penny
There are several benefits to membership in this group, but by far the most valuable part for us is receiving current information and updated reviews on changing technology and products that may enhance our mobile internet experience. Our ability to live on the road and generate income is highly tied to internet access and speed without giving up […]
Worth Every Penny
No matter what your mobile internet needs are, we wouldn’t consider buying anything without consulting this website first! They not only know the best gear; they are also always up-to-date on the best data plans from every cellular network.
They’ve Done the Work!
They’ve done all the work to find the answers for everyone! It’s tons of information. They’ve helped us make decisions that has really improved our travels. View their Video Review of the MIA: https://youtu.be/8QEo4GHc-E8
Just BUY THE BOOK
The Mobile Internet Handbook confirms everything that I have researched on my own and provides additional information on options and products that I knew nothing about. If you are just starting, or on the verge of starting your full-timing adventure, just BUY THE BOOK!! It absolutely could save you countless hours of research time and […]
Another Fabulous Resource!
I think it will become the internet access bible to most RVers, and not just a handbook!!
This is the place to turn
Hands down, the best resource for staying connected on the road comes from the folks over at Technomadia. Mobile Internet Resource Center is a membership site that provides full updates on every major change in the world of mobile data. Need help getting your RV connected and ready to roll? This is the place to turn.
Ridiculously useful product
“There’s chapters in there for cell phones and data plans, satellite, WiFi, boosters, and plenty more… and it’s all presented in an easy to understand way, even for the more technologically clueless folks like myself.”
The Solution is the Mobile Internet Resource Center
Apparently we are not the only people to encounter this struggle. We found the creators of the Mobile Internet Resource Center, Chris and Cherie. These fellow RVers have shared in the struggle of having reliable internet and they share all the latest and greatest in mobile plans, devices, etc. It’s a wealth of information, and they’re […]
I have learned more than I could ever hope to imagine
In this fast changing technology they have provided breaking news and provided thought about what coming changes might mean to me. They have provided answers to specific questions and I have learned more than I could ever hope to imagine. I highly recommend joining MIA along with the book and look forward to many years […]
Don’t think twice about becoming a member!
If you are considering becoming a member …just do it!! It’s been one of our best investments we have made in our journey to preparing ourselves for RV life. Honestly, we have been overwhelmed by the level of professionalism, depth of knowledge and unbelievably fast responsiveness. And the online resource centre….unbelievably well organized and user […]
The Mobile Internet Handbook Quenches Your Thirst for the Internet
Whether you’re a tech novice or an experienced user who wants better ways to stay connected while RVing, the book has something in it for you. The book’s biggest strength for novices is a chapter called “Assembling Your Arsenal,” which guides readers through important questions to ponder while choosing an appropriate Internet access system for […]
Heads Up THANK YOU!!!
Thanx to the HEADS UP, today I walked into a nearby Verizon store. Purchased an 8800L MiFi, attached to a Unlimited Prepaid plan. 8800L was $199, first month plan was $70, and the 8800L is currently being charged up to start using. Cherie and Chris, your inspiration, motivation, and adventures are FUNtabulous; however, your RV […]
Membership Should be a Key Item
We work full-time on the road so good Internet access is a top priority. The Mobile Internet Resource Center was instrumental in making us feel comfortable that we’ll have connectivity on the road. It hasn’t failed us yet and should be a key item for any full-timer that still needs internet access 40+ hours a […]
This is how I stay on top of wireless data programs
The information on Chris and Cherie’s website is extremely valuable. Just this week their information about signing up for T-Mobile before the program disappears saved me a lot of money. I was able to sign up for the T-Mobile’s $35 plan and decreased my Verizon plan by $35 and now I have the same amount […]
Excellent resource for full time RVers
This group is a very valuable resource for anyone trying to stay connected while traveling. I have just begun to scratch the surface of all the information that they provide and am very pleased with the guidance I have gotten to date. Thanks for being there for us!!!
My Go To Place for Tech on the Road
While we do not work on the road (yet) we do use the internet for all of our travel planning and information to help us stay connected to the world. MIA membership was a logical choice. We have come to trust Chris and Cherie, and Kiki too. Top notch research and info served in a […]
AWESOME Support and Information!
My husband Jeff and I travel in our Fifth Wheel RV 5-6 months throughout the year. We purchased everything recommended and had terrific internet connectivity across the United States. We highly recommend The Mobile Internet Resource Center!!! They are Excellent!
The Good and Bad of it
I tend to research a lot before I buy, before joining MIA I made many good decissions and some really expensive and frustrating bad ones. Ideas sound good on paper, MIA Has provided a source of real world experience. Thanks for the insight and community.
One Word – Awesome!
Worth every penny in terms of the membership, the discounts you are able to provide on equipment and the very useful apps you developed for coverage, not to mention the public YouTube content you provide which was one of the deciding factors for us to hit the road
We Look to the Experts
As mobile Internet and cellular plans are an ever-changing landscape, we look to mobile Internet and technology experts to keep up with the latest. The best resources we have found include RVMobileInternet.com. Their service has saved us thousands of dollars in connectivity fees since joining in 2014, and helps us stay on top of the […]
Build up your Confidence to Understand Each Part of the System.
Technomadia, AKA Chris and Cherie are real tech geeks (compliment), that know their stuff about getting online and setting up a cell phone and internet systems. To me this is a “must have” book. It’s a bit deep into tech, but they build up your confidence to understand each part of the system.
Why I’m A Continuing Member Of This Group
When you started MIA, I joined right up, not knowing what I might learn. The top three things I did glean from it are WeBoost cell boosters, WiFi Ranger routers, and AT&T doubling data if you buy at least 15 GB. I would not have known about any of these, were it not for you […]
Helped me tremendously along with saving me money
I am a proud member of MIA and I am also an IT professional with over 25 years experience mainly in large corporate networking. I have a number of Cisco and other certifications and am very knowledgeable about networks and networking. That being said, when it comes to Mobile Networking, Chris and Cherie are experts […]
I can’t recommend this site enough
If you rely on mobile connectivity for your travels and are looking for concise, clear and relevant info I can’t recommend this site enough. I’ve learned more in just a few weeks on here then I could have in months of self-research.
The best and most up-to-date guide
Need to be connected while on the road? This is the book for you! Chris & Cherie of Technomadia have gathered all the relevant information to be sure you have what you need to get your internet fix! Seriously… read this book!
Worth It! Consistent exceptional reporting.
Chris & Cherie have a corner on the market when it comes to all things dealing with RV mobile internet. No one else addresses these topics in the way they do. October 2014 alone — with its Double Data deals and the Millenicom situation — has been worth the price of admission. Consistent exceptional reporting.
Best Resource For Mobile Internet Technology
Finding this site was like solving the DaVinci code for mobile internet! While you can get some great information on the free portion of the web site, with the MIA membership you get access to all of the nitty-gritty details as well as awesome in-depth summaries and training. THIS is the kind of information one […]
This group keeps me ahead of the connectivity curve!
Staying connected on the move is a part of our livelihood but trying to stay up to date with everything from carriers to plan changes and new devices, has become impossible…that is until The Mobile Internet Aficionados group came about. This group has become an invaluable source of information and I have never felt more […]
A much needed and Valuable Resource
Planning on RV-ing when we retire and so joined the MIA to see what’s what as we are rather heavy internet users here at home in our Sticks’n’Bricks. Was very happy to find plenty of resources to actually enable us to go from a weak DSL plan to a much faster Cellular plan here at […]
Well researched and well written
One of the questions we get as full-time RVers is “How do you stay connected?” All the answers are in The Mobile Internet Handbook. Well researched and well written and easy for all of us to understand. This is the resource we recommend on the Living the RV Dream podcast.
You make things too easy!
Mobile internet solutions are decisions that I have been putting off for nearly a year because of the amount of time it was going to take me to do the proper research. All I did was spend a little bit of money on your membership, take a few hours to read all of the incredible […]
David Cross on The Mobile Internet Handbook
I thought I knew quite a bit about what was needed to stay online as I travel about the U.S. but decided to get The Internet Mobile Handbook when it was released. That book convinced me that there was much more to learn and that Chris and Cherie knew how to explain complex issues in […]
MIA…Mobile Internet Afficianatos saves $ and time.
Chris and Cherie do an excellent job providing great advice and knowledge for anybody trying to have reliable Internet while traveling in an RV. MIA has saved us a lot of money and frustrations trying to stay connected. With advice on equipment, cellular service and general knowledge the membership fee is a small educational expense. […]
Making this process understandable and much easier
RV travel in the 21st century is made much easier through being connected to the internet. Thanks to Technomadia’s Handbook for making this process understandable and much easier.
One of the Best Investments
Working from the road, I need quality Internet service. No work = no play. One of the best investments that I have paid for has been a yearly membership to the Mobile Internet Resource Center.
Fantastic service that pays for itself over and over
We have been extremely happy members of Mobile Internet Resource Center since they launched and are huge fans of the valuable content and up to date information provided by Chris, Cherie and team. We trust their advice and follow it regularly, which always results in an improved technology solution AND significant cost savings. It’s a […]
Everything You Need to know about Staying Connected to the Internet in your RV
Chris Dunphy and Cherie Ve Ard, also known as the Technomads, have been full time RVers since 2006. They publish the Mobile Internet Resource Center, perhaps the most comprehensive and helpful website you’ll find for all things related to RVing and the Internet.
The best, most complete guide to mobile internet available
I just began reading my copy, but can already tell that this is without a doubt the best, most complete guide to mobile internet available.
They are the people that read the fine print
We owe our blog and podcast and everything we do online to Chris & Cherie because without their information, Heath & I would still be bickering over who could sit closest to our hotspot so our email would load faster. They are on top of all the latest news, the best gadgets, and the best […]
One of the few printed books the gets a place in my RV
Almost all of the books I have now are eBooks, but this is one of the very few printed books gets a place in my cabinet where I keep printed books. I have the eBook too, but I refer to the printed book a lot. I live full time in my motorhome and without the […]
The gurus that beat all other gurus
Let’s face it guys, you are the gurus that beat all other gurus. What you don’t know you learn and what you learn you are able to disseminate in an easy to learn and absorb way. I’ve been in tech and the computer industry for over 35 years and you guys are still able to […]
Coming up to Speed
I was blown away by the Mobile Internet University Classroom which is a supplement to the book. In an afternoon, I learned what would have taken months to dig out on my own .
Great Real time info
I like the fact that you guys are evaluating the latest hardware, probably saved me dollars and heartaches with one of your last evaluations. The cost to join is worth every penny.. Lance Hall
The REAL DEAL
Technomadia is the REAL DEAL and their The Mobile Internet Handbook is too! The authors know what they are talking about. Their technical knowledge is superb and as up to date as it can possible be … and when things get out of date, they quickly update what they have written to be sure everything […]
Worth every penny
I’m a full time remote worker so tons of data is a pretty firm requirement for me. I was taking so much time researching what was the best deal and wondering if promotions were starting that I was going crazy! Having someone else keep on top of what are the best data deals and promotions […]
Our number one source to mobile connectivity!
As full time RV’ers one of the hardest things to do is keep up on all of the latest technology. It takes a great deal of time, effort, and gadget accessibility to research the pros and cons of the devices suitable for our life style. Cherie and Chris understand many of the technical limitations we […]
You made getting our unlimited plan easy!
Without your detailed instructions on getting the unlimited jetpack, I probably would have messed the order up, but you made it fail proof. Your line by line instructions were clear and exactly what I needed to talk to the sales rep and get the unlimited plan. I also liked the little extra push at the […]
This book gets a LOVE YOUR RV! two thumbs up
The book is written in a way that is useful to all kinds of people. Whether you’re a total technical neophyte (RVing newbie) all the way up to a communications guru (veteran full-timer), I think you’ll find it very helpful. I consider it the go-to resource on the subject.
Best of the Best!
Mobile Internet Resource Center is a top-notch mobile technology resource. Chris Dunphy & Cherie Ve Ard have been on the road full time for the past 10 years. Working remotely as they roam – they practice what they preach through first hand experience. You will learn critical information that will help you stay connected as […]
New Kindle eBook helps RVers master mobile Internet
“In the handbook, the authors help readers assess their Internet needs, set realistic expectations, explain their options, and overview the challenges of mobile connectivity. It will be useful to both non-technical internet surfers and more experienced users. It uses everyday language and examples to explain complex topics, while keeping things technically accurate.”
A really comprehensive and understandable guide
I have been in the tech/computer industry for 35+ years and rarely have I come across a book that lays out the technicalities of a subject in such an easy to understand way. There are many insights and gotchas in the book that you would spend months researching the web to find. You can read […]
The Icing On The Cake
Being a Mobile Internet Aficionado member has saved me hundreds of dollars in just one year. Mobile Internet is a rapidly changing technology and MIA members are always among the first to know about the latest and greatest. The cost of this membership is well worth every penny! I could never be this happy in […]
The Ultimate Resource for Mobile Internet Connectivity
With so many routers, hot spots, antennas, services, options, and plans available, not to mention trying to figure out what works better or is a better fit for your situation, it can be mind-numbing trying to search for and filter through the information you need and the hype you don’t. My subscription to the MIA […]
If staying connected while being on the road is important to you, this invaluable resource will help you make the right choices. Get access to all of the latest news and information about mobile communications!
Well worth it!
We started full-timing over 3 years ago and what I couldn’t figure out was how I was going to get internet on the road. Thankfully we found Chris and Cherie’s web site and using their suggestions we snagged an unlimited Verizon data plan for a very cheap price. I never would have discovered this and […]
A dream saved
In the Spring of 2014 we headed out on a 70 camping excursion trip across the Western US. Intending to work remotely. The trip was awesome but I’m not going to lie, staying connected to the Internet for work was a disaster. Once back home, we felt like future trips like this one were out […]
Best source I know of unbiased mobile internet information
I’m a member and I can attest that I can sound like I really know what I’m talking about, but only because I have read these guys.
Love the attention to detail!
Love the attention to detail!
MIA membership paid for itself many times over!
I signed up before I knew much of anything about mobile internet and I can’t believe how much money I’ve saved with the knowledge I’ve gotten from the newsletters and the forums. I got in with Omnilynx before they shut it down and got a free hotspot. Then I was able to walk through the […]
What would we do without the MIA?
My entire arsenal of data plans, cell phone boosters and ways to find Wi-Fi are because of Chris and Cherie and their efforts through Mobile Internet Aficionados. My wife and are going on our third year of fulltime RVing, and we’re able to stay connected on the road because of what we’ve learned on here. […]
Don’t Leave Home Without It!
If you rely on internet connectivity on the road like I do, you absolutely must become a member of RVMobileInternet.com’s “Mobile Internet Aficionados”. The detailed research and technical resources that MIA provides to its members are invaluable, and you can’t get them anywhere else that I know of. And Chris, Cherie and the rest of […]
Absolute must for the Technomadic RVer
The Mobile Internet Handbook is an absolute must for the technomadic RVer. This invaluable guide is updated yearly with the most current information on connectivity on the road.
It’s Been Invaluable
I am so thankful for Cherie and Chris at the Mobile Internet Resource Center. I am pretty inept when it comes to technology. But with The Mobile Internet Handbook, their website, and forums, I think I have a much better handle on it now. We’ve been able to get an unlimited Verizon plan thanks to […]