Alternatives to Tether for all platforms with Free or Open Source License

  • PdaNet icon


    PdaNet turns your smartphone into a true WiFi router for your computer (MAC or PC), and allows your laptop to go online wirelessly...

    Freemium Mac Windows Windows Mobile Android iPhone HP webOS ... Blackberry

  • JoikuSpot icon


    Turn your phone to an open WiFi HotSpot.

    Freemium S60

  • Wireless Tether for Root Users icon

    Wireless Tether for Root Users

    This program enables tethering (via wifi and bluetooth) for "rooted" Android phones. With Wireless Tether, your laptops and...

    Open Source Android

  • Mobile Hotspot

    Share your mobile connection via WiFi. Mobile Hotspot is a free alternative to Joikuspot - it turns your N900 into a wireless hotspot...

    Free S60

  • Foxfi icon

    Foxfi Discontinued

    FoxFi enables WiFi or Bluetooth Hotspot on your Android phone - no tether plan or rooting required! This is a new Android app with...

    Free Android Android Tablet

  • Hotspotio icon


    Hotspotio is a slick Android application that allows you to share and connect to WIFI connections with your Facebook, Twitter and...

    Free Personal Android

  • EasyTether icon


    Carrier-independent tethering for Android and BlackBerry smartphones. EasyTether supports Windows, Mac OS X, Linux computers and...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Android Blackberry Android Tablet ... BSD Blackberry 10 Kindle Fire