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Hackers focus on stealing lots of money from mobile banking

Hackers focus on stealing lots of money from mobile banking

In 2013, the number of hacking incidents related to tablets and smartphone got double as compared to previous year. The purpose of the hackers was to steal money from the bank accounts of the device owners. Read on. According to Kaspersky Labs, an antivirus app development company, in 2013, around one million pieces of malicious […]

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Phone-Hacking Investigation Costs Metropolitan Police More Than £20m

Phone-Hacking Investigation Costs Metropolitan Police More Than £20m

According to HuffPost UK, the phone hacking scandal costs over 20m in just two years, and around 150 officers were assigned this task. Figures shown according to the Freedom of Information Act reveal that the 3 investigations have cost a good deal of money. There is a good chance that the final bill will be […]

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Malala Yousafzai Admits To Not Owning Mobile Phone

Malala Yousafzai Admits To Not Owning Mobile Phone

Malala Yousafzai, a Pakistani teenage girl, who got a bullet in her head by Taliban for the promotion of education for girls, admits that she owns no cell phone, according to news reports. At a conference held to showcase popular cell phone supplier Vodafone, Malala’s admission that she had no cell phone and she supports […]

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NBC News Takes Heat Over Sochi Phone Hacking Report

NBC News Takes Heat Over Sochi Phone Hacking Report

In response to claims by computer security experts, on Friday, NBC news supported its reports saying that devices taken to Winter Olympics in the Sochi may be hacked. Read on to know more about this news. Brian Williams, the NBC anchor, introduced the report earlier this week. He spelled out that individuals attending the Sochi […]

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Mobile Phones In Brazil Have Average Life Cycle Of 3 Years

Mobile Phones In Brazil Have Average Life Cycle Of 3 Years

According to news, in Brazil, the cell phones have an average lifespan of 3 years, which is the shortest lifespan among the electronic devices. The maximum lifespan of a phone in Brazil is up to 5 years. These statistics were obtained by the IDEC, which is short for the Brazilian Institute for Consumer Defence. Aside […]

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Oliver Murphy’s Cell Phone Repair Plans Succeeds On BBC’s Dragon’s Den

Oliver Murphy’s Cell Phone Repair Plans Succeeds On BBC’s Dragon’s Den

Have you ever dropped your phone in a tub of water, swimming pool or toilet? Well, we all make such costly mistakes. But now an invention from a young man from Essex can save you hundreds of dollars on cell phone repairs. The name of the inventor is Oliver Murphy. He took his invention to […]

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Mobile users can cancel ‘fixed’ contracts in case of mid-term price hikes

Mobile users can cancel ‘fixed’ contracts in case of mid-term price hikes

Ofcom took a sudden action to control price hikes by IP and phone service providers. Now, consumers can change their IP and phone service providers if they get high bills mid-term. According to over 1,000 complaints received by Ofcom, some service providers have upped charges during the fixed-term contracts. As many as 10 providers, involving […]

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The US President Announces NSA Reforms Regarding Phone Spying

The US President Announces NSA Reforms Regarding Phone Spying

Barack Obama, the US President, made an announcement regarding the electronic surveillance by the USA intelligence agencies; he said that the mass storage of mobile phone data should be stopped and the allies to the States shouldn’t not be spied on. In his 45-minute speech, the President tried to make a balance between the need […]

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Law and Order: Teens and cell phones

Law and Order: Teens and cell phones

The little girl had no idea about what was going to happen to her after she shared a few of her secret photos with her boy. His boyfriend turned out to be a villain when he shared the pictures with some of his friends. The girl sensed the danger when he began threatening her. The […]

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Experts Give Tips To Tulsans To Keep Phone From Being Hacked

Experts Give Tips To Tulsans To Keep Phone From Being Hacked

Thursday night, Kevin Durant posted 2 odd pictures on Twitter. In one picture, he was enjoy a Hookah; in the second picture, he was in a wig. Durant responded saying that his mobile phone was hacked. According to reports from Lookout Security, 50% of mobile phone users tend to click on suspicious links. That is […]

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