Mobile Devices

Selfies Reveal Your PIN

Selfies Reveal Your PIN

A German researcher known as Starbug has demonstrated that it is possible to extract a smartphone PIN code from a selfie image.

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WiFi Hacking Drones

WiFi Hacking Drones

Unmanned aerial vehicle with the ability to run cyber attacks on computers and mobile devices through Wi-Fi networks.

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Biohackers Compromise Android Devices With An NFC Implant

Biohackers Compromise Android Devices With An NFC Implant

Security researcher Seth Wahle of APA Wireless and Rod Soto of Hack Miami used a near-field communications (NFC) chip implant in his hand to demonstrate that it is possible to exploit Android devices and avoid detection by common body scanners located at airports and high-security environments.

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Unequal Access to Technology: What Can We Learn From Smartphones?

Unequal Access to Technology: What Can We Learn From Smartphones?

The smartphone industry has made a remarkable impact on numerous aspects of human life, and can be seen as a foretaste of what might be achieved by emerging new technologies of human enhancement. Core smartphone technology frequently dropped in price, making benefits available to people in all social classes worldwide. But other examples of high tech products suggest disturbing ‘winner takes...

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