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2012-02-20 05:00:00

On-Net provides unlimited, global telephone service between fleet vessels and home office - for one, low cost monthly fee. Traditional barriers to cost-effective shore-to-ship voice calling have been eliminated. Evanston, IL (PRWEB) February 20, 2012 Vobal Technologies today announced the launch of Vobal “On-Net” telephony service, which allows commercial ship owners or operators to replace expensive traditional satellite calls with unlimited calling for a low, flat monthly...

Cell Phone Hackers Can Track Your Physical Location Without Your Knowledge
2012-02-18 05:14:27

Using a cheap phone, readily available equipment, and no direct help from a service provider, hackers could listen to unencrypted broadcast messages from cell phone towers Cellular networks leak the locations of cell phone users, allowing a third party to easily track the location of the cell phone user without the user´s knowledge, according to new research by computer scientists in the University of Minnesota´s College of Science and Engineering. University of Minnesota...

2012-02-10 08:00:00

The leading European distributor of equipment boosting mobile signal MyAmplifiers.com unveils new improved mobile repeater with extended coverage range and higher capacity. The new AT400 Turbo mobile repeater is available from the beginning of February, 2012. Calvi, France (PRWEB) February 10, 2012 MyAmplifiers.com launches a new mobile repeater. The equipment can easily improve the quality of cellular communication and extend mobile coverage in any small-sized locations up to 120m2. Inessa...

2012-02-08 13:13:40

RUB scientists break security standards Satellite telephony was thought to be secure against eavesdropping. Researchers at the Horst Görtz Institute for IT-Security (HGI) at the Ruhr University Bochum (RUB) have cracked the encryption algorithms of the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI), which is used globally for satellite telephones, and revealed significant weaknesses. In less than an hour, and with simple equipment, they found the crypto key which is...

Hackers Could Easily Target GSM Phones
2011-12-27 10:23:45

A German security expert this week said a vulnerability in a widely used wireless technology could allow hackers to gain access to cellphones remotely, causing them to send text messages or make phone calls. Hackers could use the vulnerability in the GSM network technology, which is used by billions of people in about 80 percent of the global mobile market, using them for their scams, said Karsten Nohl, head of Germany´s Security Research Labs. Similar attacks on a smaller scale...


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BlackBerry Torch
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The BlackBerry Torch is a line of smartphones produced by Research In Motion (RIM); models are the Torch 9800, 9810, 9850, and the 9860, all using the BlackBerry OS. The Torch has been hailed as the best BlackBerry ever, but still lags behind in the smartphone industry. The Torch as compared to other Blackberry phones has many improvements such as, a better user interface, improved browser, and more readable screen. The BlackBerry Torch was first considered in April, 2010, with a prototype...

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Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'