tether/hot spot

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    do i have to root my phone to do either of the above?
     
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    Yes....

    Unless you want to be billed for the Hostspot.....
     
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    No and yes. You have to root to have access to the hot spot part of it (the work around). Though there are a few programs you can use to tether your phone via a usb cable, but if you want to wireless tether it you will need to root.
     
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    You can actually tether via bluetooth with pdanet

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