How Is A 5 GHz WI-Fi Better than 2.5 Ghz One?

How Is A 5 GHz WI-Fi Better than 2.5 Ghz One?

  Way back in time, when the Wi-Fi first came to existence, there two variants of it: 802.11a and 802.11b. From the perspective of a consumer, there wasn’t much difference between the two. The devices that were based on the 802.11 b were comparatively less extravagant and widely available compared...
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Manufacturers Of Tracking Devices Are Trying To Avoid Jamming

Manufacturers Of Tracking Devices Are Trying To Avoid Jamming

The story about Chronos Sentinel Project in UK is spreading on the internet like a fire in the wood storage. People discuss the matter and during those hot debates there are those who agree with the GPS jammers and those who don’t, and it is natural and quite normal. But the governments of different countries...
Cell Phone Networks Leak Enough Data To Track Your Location

Cell Phone Networks Leak Enough Data To Track Your Location

GSM cell phone networks leak sufficient amount of location information to give different third-parties easy access to cell phone users’ location, according to the recent University of Minnesota research.   “We have demonstrated that there’s sufficient amount of data leaking from the various lower layers of common GSM communication stack and that enables the attacker...
Chronos Sentinel Project: Many Lies About GPS Jammers

Chronos Sentinel Project: Many Lies About GPS Jammers

In recent weeks whole internet was cluttering about the Sentinel research that was held in United Kingdom. There were dozens of articles describing those events in the fullest detail. As far as I know, it all began from the BBC News article and spread along the internet, but there is one thing for you to...
Soon Indian Government Will Be Tracking All Mobile Phones

Soon Indian Government Will Be Tracking All Mobile Phones

The authorities in India are planning to track all cell phone users. As per changes made to all licenses of their operators, starting May 31 of this year, operators will have to furnish the Department of Telecommunications with real-time lists of latitudes and longitudes pointing at mobile phone users’ locations.
UK Will Spy On All Its Population In Every Possible Way

UK Will Spy On All Its Population In Every Possible Way

Yes, this is not a fiction anymore. MI5, MI6, GCHQ and other governmental and military organizations will use all ways available to collect the broad range of data about every single citizen of United Kingdom. Landlines, mobile phones of Virgin Media, Vodafone, BT, Sky and O2 carriers, social networks communication from common Facebook wall posts...
Meet WiLink 8.0: New NFC Chip Made By Texas Instruments

Meet WiLink 8.0: New NFC Chip Made By Texas Instruments

NFC, a cordless technology mainly utilized to make mobile payments, has not taken off absolutely in the US. It is available in few smartphones, but banks and different carriers are arguing over payment services, while smartphone manufacturers such as Motorola, for example, have said that they do not wish to carry out such expensive innovation...
Southwest Airlines iPhone App Has The Eavesdropping Vulnerability

Southwest Airlines iPhone App Has The Eavesdropping Vulnerability

University of Colorado recently checked the security of 230+ widely liked iOS apps because they wanted to know how much secured different apps for smartphones and tablets. They made really shocking discovery. The biggest potential security breach is hidden in Southwest Airlines app for iPhone. This app leaves user data vulnerable to different hackers.
Privacy Versus Protection: Supreme Court Opened Pandora Box

Privacy Versus Protection: Supreme Court Opened Pandora Box

Our world is becoming completely connected day by day, and every one of us who just live and goes to work and interact with other people in this digital world give small pieces of ourselves away. Considering social media apps like Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, LinkedIn and others, private and business information that earlier was thought...
SWARM: Smart And Agile Quadrocopters Which Might Be Very Dangerous

SWARM: Smart And Agile Quadrocopters Which Might Be Very Dangerous

Nowadays the University of Pennsylvania is developing quite interesting and very promising project called SWARM (Scalable sWarms of Autonomous Robots and Mobile Sensors). Among all sub-projects of this project one is definitely stands out. It is a project of GRASP Lab that consists of developing the quadrocopters which are very maneuverable and easy to control...
Big Brother And You: Good And Bad GPS Tracking

Big Brother And You: Good And Bad GPS Tracking

Orwell’s book 1984 turned on alerts about all authorities always watching, yet his fictional piece of work is crawling ever closer to real world. As more cases with GPS tracking involved come into the spotlight, inhabitants are starting to understand what is at risk. Even the Supreme Court of the country appears to be doubtful...
Wilmington, North Carolina, Launches TV White Space Network

Wilmington, North Carolina, Launches TV White Space Network

Spectrum Bridge Inc. recently declared the introduction of the first non-state TV White Space (TVWS) television network in the Wilmington, North Carolina. The cloud-based frequency range control platform of the Spectrum Bridge Inc. is the central element of modern technology that uses those frequencies released by digital television transfer to furnish wireless bandpass and net...
4 Square Miles Of Spying Is The Goal Of Homeland Security

4 Square Miles Of Spying Is The Goal Of Homeland Security

The Department of Homeland Security is into a cam package that may peek in on nearly 4 square miles of American territory which is protected by Constitution for very long time period. Homeland Security does not bear a specific system in mind to be used. Right now, it is just wangling for industry response on...