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phone-tapping

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Intel ultrabooks and phones tap to pay for online shopping with NFC

Intel and MasterCard want to use near-field communication (NFC) to pay for things by touching your phone on your Ultrabook laptop.

By November 14, 2011

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Femtocell security flaw puts Vodafone customers at risk of phone tapping

Vodafone customers could be vulnerable to phone tapping, a hacker group claims, due to a security flaw with Vodafone's Sure Signal femotcell boxes.

By July 14, 2011

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Netflix for iPhone: Tap That App

Is Netflix for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch really that good? CNET's Jessica Dolcourt takes a dive into the free app for Netflix subscribers in the latest edition of Tap That App.

By August 31, 2010

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Windows Phone taps Xbox Live avatars

Microsoft's Kevin Unangst shows CNET's Ina Fried the central role that Xbox Live avatars will play on Windows Phone 7 when the devices hit the market later this year.

By August 17, 2010

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Nokia phones tap Microsoft mobile app

Microsoft's new Communicator Mobile app will let Nokia smartphone users view company directories and check the availability of corporate colleagues.

By May 5, 2010

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Beat Big Brother: Dodge CCTV, phone taps and spies

Just because you're paranoid, it doesn't mean they're not watching you. Surveillance is a boom industry in the UK, so here are some handy (and frankly bizarre) tips on how to avoid being spied on

By March 19, 2008

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Uber and Lyft: 9 things to consider before your first ride

Ride-sharing is rapidly edging out taxis in major cities, and here's everything you should know about these apps that are shaking up transportation.

By August 16, 2015

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Sony Xperia S not delayed, insists Sony

The Sony Xperia S is still on schedule. Sony has scotched rumours that the hotly tipped Android phone had been delayed.

By January 31, 2012

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Nokia phones tap speedy networks

The company introduces the first phone to take advantage of wireless networks that allow people to surf the Web at double the rate they could before.

November 19, 2002