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2009-01-28 07:00:00

Motorola AirDefense's annual retail wireless survey finds 20 percent more retailers are improving their network security ATLANTA, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Enterprise Mobility business of Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT) today announced results of its second annual Motorola AirDefense Retail Shopping Wireless Security Survey, which shows 44 percent of the wireless devices used by retailers - such as laptops, mobile computers and barcode scanners - could be compromised. While this is a...

2008-09-17 21:00:13

By SOMIT SEN MUMBAI: Wi-Fi is suddenly not so cool any more. Mumbai's Netizens, who would take pride in being Wi-Fi-enabled till Saturday evening, are now having second thoughts on going wireless on the net. The back-to-back hackings - first into Ken Haywood's computer and then into Manohar Kamath's system - have induced many of them to go back to the last-generation broadband cable, say experts. Thane's Jupiter Hospital planned to instal Wi-Fi for its library for postgraduate...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.