Ok, so it’s FreedomPop won’t turn your iPod Touch into a full-fledged iPhone, with GSM / CDMA calling capabilities, but this is definitely as close as you’ll get to transforming the device into a smartphone. Continue reading for a video and more information.

The $99 case gives your iPod Touch access to a 4G network, letting you perform some of the tasks of an iPhone even when you’re nowhere near a wi-fi hotspot. You can even share the signal with up to eight other devices, making you a hero at the local coffee shop. The case includes free access to the FreedomPop network and data usage is free up to the first gigabyte of data. If you go over this free limit, the data price leaps up to $10 per additional gig.