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It looks like I may have stumbled upon the fix for this. I was looking through about:config for Firefox and noticed a network.http.pipelining.maxrequests variable. Althought it's set to false by default for ssl and proxy, lowering the value to 1 seems to have completely resolved my issue. I set it back to it's default (32) and the issue happened again. ...


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Your question has some ambiguity. Bluetooth is a more energy efficient protocol than wifi. USB hardly uses any energy for the data protocol. However, with USB the laptop can charge the phone, as is mentioned here before. From the point of view of the phone, compared to bluetooth and wifi, the phone's power consumption with usb can be negative. From the ...


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Yes usb tethering is the most efficient method as compared to other methods. It can be used to charge your phone while working. Wifi tethering consumes too much battery and bluetooth tethering is very slow.


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There's an app called Easy Tether (XDA questions about doing it) which can do that. You basically just set up USB tethering and disable the "use LTE" or "use 3G" settings, to force it to fall-back to wifi. Personally it seems a bit silly to do that, when a $10 wifi adapter that plugs into the PC with USB would likely work better.. but yes, you can in theory ...


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Performing actions whenever a certain Blutooth device is in reach and paired (and reverting them when it gets out of reach) can be done e.g. with tasker (see the tasker tag-wiki for details on the app): Condition: BT Connected (parameter: name or address of the device) Task: WiFi (parameter: On) Exit-Task: (optional; Tasker should revert automatically to ...



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