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roam around

To move or wander in an aimless, ambling, unrestricted manner around (some place or area). Mr. Jackson is always roaming around the school after everyone else has gone home. I only had a day in London, so I just spent the time roaming around, trying to get a sense of the city. There have been reports of a bear roaming around the neighborhood, so be careful.
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roam about

To move or wander in an aimless, ambling, unrestricted manner around (some place or area). Mr. Jackson is always roaming about the school after everyone else has gone home. I only had a day in London, so I just spent the time roaming about, trying to get a sense of the city. There have been reports of a bear roaming about the neighborhood, so be careful.
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roam about

 and roam around
to wander or range about freely. Stay where you are and don't roam about. I'm too tired to roam around very much.
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ROAM Data provides "Rails" for mCommerce applications, with its patented device agnostic platform that enable merchants to interact and transact with their customers on virtually any computing device - from iPhones, Androids and BlackBerry smartphones - to feature phones, tablets, PCs & even POS devices.
CSG Roam allows the carrier to manage roaming relationships with its largest and most strategic partners by providing greater visibility, flexibility, and control of multiple roaming agreements to handle increasing consumer demand for access to real-time voice, data, and content.
"MSIQ's commitment to offering secure payment processing to small and emerging businesses, as well as enterprise customers, fits perfectly with what we're doing at ROAM Data," said Stu Fullerton Vice President of sales at ROAM Data.
With the addition of Roam Like Home' Japan, South Korea and Philippines, customers can experience more affordable international roaming rates when traveling in these countries.
Since the roll out of the Red schemes in Australia in 2013, customers are able to roam in the UK, most of the European region, New Zealand, US and six Asian nations with their local plan allowance for additional $5 daily.
"We have already seen a number of initiatives, for example: Airtel offers free incoming calls and local prices of the visited country across its footprint in Africa; Vodacom's One Africa provides one low roaming rate on voice, SMS and data on its networks; and MTN (Nigeria and South Africa) recently launched Roam Like Home.
The use of CSG Roam has been started by CSG Systems International, Inc to handle international roaming traffic.
Additionally, Batelco customers, apart from the direct connection with Mobily, will also get to roam on other 4G networks using a new Internetwork Packet Exchange technology based on mutual agreement with the other roaming operators.
3 customers will continue to roam on O2, the current provider of national roaming to 3, until the beginning of the transition phase in late 2006.
With these Wi-Fi roaming consortiums in place, users will be able to roam across the street, across town, or on the other side of the world.
The service also opens up roaming services to users currently unable to roam with their mobile, helping to generate more revenue for operators.
Additional roaming charges will be removed on a range of plans starting from 30 per month, depending on local market dynamics, allowing customers to roam within Europe (and beyond in certain markets) on Orange and all partner networks.
KT and NTT DOCOMO s Wi-Fi solution in combination with Aicent s Wi-Fi Roaming Exchange will enable KT subscribers to automatically connect through EAP-SIM authentication, so that they can seamlessly and securely roam between the two operators network hotspots.
The roaming service, which started on March 15, allows Thuraya subscribers to roam seamlessly with their Thuraya XT-Dual handsets on AT&T's network.