Originally Posted by john732
What I want is the cheapest international data/email, with laptop tethering capability.
Unless you need to switch to Cingular for domestic coverage, I'd recommend sticking with TMO if you want to tether.
Originally Posted by dulcamara
However, Cingular CS is so poor that getting a BES hosting service is a must (unless you enjoy getting Cingular to recompute your bill once a month).
What exactly do you mean? BES isn't necessary for everyone and you're not going to be able to avoid dealing with Cingular just because you have hosted BES.