Jamming

10.05.14
Marriott settles complaint that it forced convention goers to use hotel WiFi
10.05.14

Marriott settles complaint that it forced convention goers to use hotel WiFi

Ever suspected that a hotel was forcing you to use its paid WiFi by making your mobile hotspot unu...

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12.14.12
Scientists demonstrate unjammable radar based on quantum imaging
12.14.12

Scientists demonstrate unjammable radar based on quantum imaging

Unfortunately for those in the enemy tracking game, sophisticated aircraft-equipped anti-detection...

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06.30.12
BAE Systems' NAVSOP does positioning without GPS, makes sure the only jammin' going on is yours
06.30.12

BAE Systems' NAVSOP does positioning without GPS, makes sure the only jammin' going on is yours

Just in case GPS and GLONASS didn't make for enough of an acronym soup, BAE Systems wants to add o...

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08.11.11
Researchers use children's toy to exploit security hole in feds' radios, eavesdrop on conversations
08.11.11

Researchers use children's toy to exploit security hole in feds' radios, eavesdrop on conversations

Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania have discovered a potentially major security fl...

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06.10.11
Government report finds LightSquared's LTE interferes with GPS -- color us surprised
06.10.11

Government report finds LightSquared's LTE interferes with GPS -- color us surprised

No one said bathing the great United States in LTE would be easy, but the hits just keep on coming...

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06.02.11
LightSquared's LTE breaks GPS in New Mexico trial, angers John Deere
06.02.11

LightSquared's LTE breaks GPS in New Mexico trial, angers John Deere

With Best Buy, Cricket, and Leap already signed on as partners, LightSquared has a lot riding on th...

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02.19.11
US Air Force raises concerns over LightSquared's LTE network messing with GPS
02.19.11

US Air Force raises concerns over LightSquared's LTE network messing with GPS

Following a navigation system's instructions without driving into a ravine is hard enough as it is...

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10.04.10
'Managed access' trial screens prison phone calls without jamming the airwaves
10.04.10

'Managed access' trial screens prison phone calls without jamming the airwaves

Yeah, we've been to this rodeo before... kind of. If you'll recall, prisons have had one heck of a t...

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08.07.09
Oh, by the way: August 7, 2009
08.07.09

Oh, by the way: August 7, 2009

Here's some of the other stuff that happened in the wide world of mobile for Friday, August 7th, 200...

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