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Comparing the Nexus 7 to the Kindle Fire HD

Comparing the Nexus 7 to the Kindle Fire HD | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it

Until yesterday, the argument for low-cost tablets revolved, for the most part, around the Kindle Fire and the Nexus 7. Today, we’re swapping out the Amazon tablet for something a little more powerful. We thought we’d put together a quick head-head list of the details so that readers can get a general sense of what each model has over the other, if anything.

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#vuc500 – Dr. Henning Schulzrinne

#vuc500 – Dr. Henning Schulzrinne | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it

 Dr. Henning Schulzrinne, current CTO of the Federal Communications Commission. Dr Schulzrinne co-developed the key protocols that enable Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) and other multimedia applications, including RTP which enables real-time transmission of multimedia across the Internet and SIP, which sets up and configures VoIP telephony communications.

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Cliché: open-source is secure

Cliché: open-source is secure | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it
Some in cybersec keep claiming that open-source is inherently more secure or trustworthy than closed-source. This is demonstrably false.
Firstly, there is the problem of usability. Unusable crypto isn't a valid option for most users.
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X-Lab Pioneers Connectivity Using Mesh Wi-Fi Software in Somaliland and Tunisia

X-Lab Pioneers Connectivity Using Mesh Wi-Fi Software in Somaliland and Tunisia | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it

Open Source software that allows routers, android phones and linux laptops to all speak the same language and communicate using a mesh network. 

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Is AWS the Best Place for WebRTC? Is there a Best Host for WebRTC at All?

Is AWS the Best Place for WebRTC? Is there a Best Host for WebRTC at All? | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it
AWS doesn't have enough data center locations to be worth the trouble for WebRTC. The problem is, there's no one else either.
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SHOCK and AWS: The fall of Amazon's deflationary cloud

Just as Jeff Bezos did to books and CDs, Amazon's rivals are now doing to it. Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud division is coming under attack from competitors who are using Bezos' own cost-cutting tactics against it, and it's starting to show in Amazon's financial results.

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Consumers do win. I'm not rushing to change lanes just yet, under the assumption that AWS will catch up. But then we only use a few dollars a month from AWS.

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Watching This Robot Trying To Open A Door Will Blow Your Mind

Watching This Robot Trying To Open A Door Will Blow Your Mind | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it
Doors: Not as simple as you thought. A clip from National Geographic Channel's Going Deep.

Via Thomas Faltin, cafonso
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Ram Scraper Malware: Why PCI DSS Can't Fix Retail

Ram Scraper Malware: Why PCI DSS Can't Fix Retail | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it
There is a gaping hole in the pre-eminent industry security standard aimed at protecting customers, credit card and personal data
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Snowden's New Anti-Surveillance Software 'Much Needed'

Snowden's New Anti-Surveillance Software 'Much Needed' | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it
The new anti-surveillance technologies recently called for by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden is much needed to ensure individuals' privacy and protection from government, Yan Zhu, a San-Francisco based staff technologist at Electronic Frontier Foundation, told RIA-Novosti Tuesday.
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Truphone Launches Version 5.4.2 of Its VoIP and Messaging App on Android - TruTower

Truphone Launches Version 5.4.2 of Its VoIP and Messaging App on Android - TruTower | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it
Truphone Launches Version 5.4.2 of Its VoIP and Messaging App on Android
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After releasing a newer UI for iOS users earlier this month, Truphone's VoIP app on Android is due for an update as well.
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Cloud-First Manifesto

Cloud-First Manifesto | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it
Putting a premises-based UC solution in a data center and selling services per user per month appears to be a viable business model - at least for now.
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Banks: Card Breach at Goodwill Industries

Banks: Card Breach at Goodwill Industries | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it

inancial institutions across the country report that they are tracking what appears to be a series of credit card breaches involving Goodwill locations nationwide. For its part, Goodwill Industries International Inc. says it is working with theU.S. Secret Service on an investigation into these reports.

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Swamped with last-minute comments on net neutrality, FCC extends deadline

Swamped with last-minute comments on net neutrality, FCC extends deadline | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it
New York Daily News Swamped with last-minute comments on net neutrality, FCC extends deadline PCWorld The Federal Communications Commission's Web comments form crashed Tuesday morning in the hours before the agency's first deadline for submitting...
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2 Things Interactive Nailed with PureCloud

2 Things Interactive Nailed with PureCloud | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it
In June, Interactive Intelligence announced PureCloud, its new cloud-based communications, collaboration and customer engagement suite. Many people already associate Interactive as a cloud company because of its early mover success...
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Hacker Breached NOAA Satellite Data from Contractor’s PC

Hacker Breached NOAA Satellite Data from Contractor’s PC | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it

Watchdog says it's a bad idea for personnel to access NOAA systems using personal computers

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MPL CEC10 Compact Embedded Computers Feature Bay Trail SoCs, 5 Gigabit Ports, Rugged Enclosures

MPL CEC10 Compact Embedded Computers Feature Bay Trail SoCs, 5 Gigabit Ports, Rugged Enclosures | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it
MPL CEC10 Compact Embedded Computers Feature Bay Trail SoCs, 5 Gigabit Ports, Rugged Enclosures http://t.co/rypgjv2Q7l

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Eavesdropping VoIP Calls With Wireshark | Penetration Testing Lab

Eavesdropping VoIP Calls With Wireshark | Penetration Testing Lab | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it
VoIP phones are implemented in every major organization and they are providing an attack surface for every malicious user that's knows the basics of hacking. If there is no encryption in the communication media then an ...
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VoIP/messaging app Tango launching Tango Music Pix spin-off

VoIP/messaging app Tango launching Tango Music Pix spin-off | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it
Tango is a cross between Skype and WhatsApp, offering messaging, voice-over-IP (VoIP) calls and video chat to its users. Music has clear
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Hackers hit the European Central Bank

Hackers hit the European Central Bank | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it
Although no market-sensitive data was compromised, the hackers stole personal information
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Belkin's Smartphone-Controlled Crock-Pot Doesn't Dish Enough Features

Belkin's Smartphone-Controlled Crock-Pot Doesn't Dish Enough Features | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it
Belkin's "smart" Crock-Pot is a case of a solution in search of a problem.
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How organizations deal with BYOD and mobile security

How organizations deal with BYOD and mobile security | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it
A new study found that nearly half of respondents agreed that users bringing downloaded apps or content with embedded security exploits into...
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Attackers raid SWISS BANKS with DNS and malware bombs

Attackers raid SWISS BANKS with DNS and malware bombs | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it
'Retefe' trojan uses clever spin on old attacks to grant total control of bank accounts
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ICANN Parks The Domain Registry Of America, Termination May Be Coming

ICANN Parks The Domain Registry Of America, Termination May Be Coming | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it
If you’ve ever registered a domain name, you’re likely acutely aware of the Domain Registry of America. The company is notorious for the incessant mailing of deceptive renewal letters that essentially trick users into renewing with the Domain Registry of America (DROA) (many times at a much higher price) instead of renewing with the company […]
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#vuc499 – Voice Communication Exchange Committee with Dan Berninger

#vuc499 – Voice Communication Exchange Committee with Dan Berninger | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it

VCXC - Voice Communication Exchange Committee - is a Washington, DC based nonprofit startup working to speed the transition to all-IP networks and upgrade core voice service to HD. The clock started for a six year all hands on deck transformation of telecom at the June 15, 2012 IP Transition as Grand Challenge event. Here's the video from Dan of AT&T launch in Chicago. Daniel Berninger is a Washington, DC based independent communication architect. Daniel's work started with the original assessment of VoIP at Bell Laboratories in 1995, technical contributions to the founding of Free World Dialup in 1996, and continued at VocalTec Communications where he led the first VoIP deployments at Verizon, HP, and NASA. He won a VON Pioneer Award as co-founder of the VON Coalition. Daniel also led the founding teams, created the business model, and recruited the CEO's for ITXC, and Vonage. Dan's last visit was regarding the HC Voice Nova Trial.

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Backdoors and surveillance mechanisms in iOS devices

Jonathan Zdziarski's paper about backdoors, attack points and surveillance mechanisms built into iOS is quite, quite interesting.
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We Have An APB on CryptoClones

We Have An APB on CryptoClones | IP Communications & VoIP | Scoop.it
Over the weekend and into this morning we’ve been seeing a run of malware that uses an interesting technique in order to entice potential victims into falling for its trick.
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