1. xelosia

    DMCA rule insanity Unlocking your smartphone will soon be illegal

    New rules governing exemptions to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) dictate that it will soon be illegal to unlock your smartphone without carrier permission. Jailbreaking your tablet is also forbidden, as is ripping a DVD into a digital format. Every three years, the Register of...
  2. xelosia

    PlaceRaider: The Military Smartphone Malware Designed to Steal Your Life

    The US Naval Surface Warfare Center has created an Android app that secretly records your environment and reconstructs it as a 3D virtual model for a malicious user to browse The power of modern smartphones is one of the technological wonders of our age. These devices carry a suite of...
  3. shattered.likeness

    Report: AMD CEO Dirk Meyer Was Outed Over Tablets, Smartphones

    Board thought CEO wasn't pursuing developing mobile CPUs aggressively enough. I find this really surprising considering how AMD has been doing so much better.
  4. eido.cohen

    SanDisk Introduces Coin Sized 64GB SSD Could you imagine this tiny thing (16mm x 20mm x 1.85mm) being put into a smartphone, video camera or DSLR? Compared to the fastest compactflash or SD flash, this is lightning fast ("can obtain speeds of up...