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Malicious Code Targets Samsung Smartphones
2012-09-25 21:14:08

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online It seems like science fiction, but a single line of code could be able to completely wipe a Samsung device, restoring it back to factory settings. The malicious code has been reported to reset Samsung devices such as the Galaxy S3, S2, Beam, S Advanced and Ace. The code could be encoded in NFC tags or QR codes, leaving Samsung users to unknowingly wipe their devices as soon as their phone receives it. Once the code has set...

2012-09-12 13:13:43

An invisible quick response (QR) code has been created by researchers in an attempt to increase security on printed documents and reduce the possibility of counterfeiting, a problem which costs governments and private industries billions of pounds each year. Publishing their research today, 12 September, in IOP Publishing's journal Nanotechnology, the researchers from the University of South Dakota and South Dakota School of Mines and Technology believe the new style of QR code could also...

2012-09-10 23:00:15

Starting next week, Riverside City, Moreno Valley, and Norco colleges will begin offering ParkNOW! pay-by-phone, app or web along with their usual metered payment for parking. This payment option allows customers to pay to park from within their cars or while walking to class. Plus, they can add time without returning to the car. Riverside, CA (PRWEB) September 10, 2012 Anyone parking at a Riverside Community College District campus can soon skip running to a meter with coins or cash....

2012-07-06 23:03:36

New research "Mobile Bar Code Marketing: Challenges, Opportunities, Global Outlook 2012-2017” developed by Mind Commerce has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. The research finds that the mobile bar code redemption value is forecast to exceed $50B globally by 2017. London, UK (PRWEB) July 06, 2012 Mobile barcodes are now appearing in various media including magazines, catalogs, website, outdoor signage and billboards, packaged goods, conference presentations, name tags,...

2012-06-30 23:01:57

Free 30-minute webinar introduces businesses to mobile tagging and explains how they can use Immediatag to create the required QR codes and mobile landing pages—all in one online tool, no programming required. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) June 30, 2012 Immediatag, LLC, developer of the Immediatag mobile tagging platform for business, is pleased to extend our popular free webinar series through the summer. This free, 30-minute webinar introduces businesses to mobile tagging, a simple and...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.