WhatsApp vulnerability: Encryption backdoor or convenience feature?

The government, it turns out, could intercept WhatsApp texts if it wanted to, a new report revealed a few days ago.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/01/17/whatsapp-vulnerability-encryption-backdoor-or-convenience-feature.html

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AT&T's announces NumberSync, a phone number-based version of Apple's Continuity

Article Image While Apple’s Continuity feature allows users to place calls and texts within its own ecosystem of products, AT&T plans to bring those same capabilities to a range of LTE-capable devices sharing the same phone number, regardless of platform, thanks to a new service called NumberSync.

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Judge denies group status for lawsuit targeting Apple over lost iMessage texts

A California lawsuit over texts lost in Apple’s iMessage network can’t proceed as a group case, a judge ruled, as it isn’t clear all of the proposed members were impacted by a “contractual breach or interference” originating from iMessage.

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How phones work in flight

The lack of phone calls, texts or social media postings from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has raised a number of questions about how cell phones work on airplanes. A U.S. official told CNN a cell tower in Penang, Malaysia, detected the co-pilot’s cell phone searching for service before the flight vanished.

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