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Open Sesame! Using Your Smartphone As A Secure Key
2013-01-04 06:16:18

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Smartphones may soon be able to function more securely as keys to homes and cars, thanks to new research from the Fraunhofer Institute for Secure Information Technology (SIT). While such capability has been possible for some time, the Fraunhofer researchers have developed a 'key app' that is even more versatile and secure than current solutions. The ShareKey software “is built around modern security technologies and can...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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