Use your iPhone to access the Internet from your PC laptop

Thanks to LifeHacker, and if you have the following, you will be able to use your iPhone to access Internet from your laptop.

  • A computer with Wi-Fi capable of creating an ad-hoc computer-to-computer connection (yours is)
  • A jailbroken iPhone (If you don’t know how to jailbreak your iPhone, the easiest way is to make sure you’re running 1.1.1 firmware and then start here.
  • The OpenSSH iPhone application
  • An SSH client on the computer you’re using. If you’re on a Mac or *nix machine, you should be fine. Windows users should check out how to install OpenSHH with Cygwin.

Source: LifeHacker “Use Your iPhone’s Internet Connection On Your Laptop [Feature]“.