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Mobile Malware: Scare stories

November 1, 2012


read a few stories from the register each day, taking their RSS feed into my Yahoo page. They are, on the whole interesting, written with a sense of humour and generally one of the best tech news web sites. However this story on free android apps worries me. It is based on a report from Juniper,  where […]

Shopping in empty stores

October 16, 2012


The register, today, is reporting that a Chinese retailer is building a 1000 stores,  that have no goods in them. Rather there are pictures,  and scan codes. You go in,  scan what you want,  and is if by magic they arrive at your home. Seems like the UK supermarkets could may use of such a […]