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Emergency Beacons Not Fool-Proof When Jets Go Missing
As the hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet continues, experts say it's not surprising that no emergency signals have been picked up — especially if the plane is underwater.
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 00:26:20 GMT
Malaysia Airlines Passengers' Phones Ringing? Maybe Not
Reports are emerging that some cellphones of passengers on the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 are ringing — but no one picks up. However eerie this seems, it may have more to do with how mobile phones and networks operate than any deeper mystery.According to a China.org.
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 23:09:09 GMT
Hands Up! Fujitsu Tests Laptop That Scans Palm Veins for Security
Fingerprint scanners may be all the rage in device security, but Japanese hardware company Fujitsu thinks it has an even better hand to play: yours.The company is working on palm readers for smartphones, tablets and laptops.
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 20:50:11 GMT
GPS May Be No Help in Finding Missing Malaysia Airlines Jet
The pervasiveness of consumer technology that can track our every move has left some people scratching their heads as to why something so much more technically advanced, like the Malaysia Airlines jet carrying 239 people, could just disappear from the sky.
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 20:03:35 GMT
Apple Releases iOS 7.1 With CarPlay Support, New Siri Options
Apple has released its first major update to iOS 7, the software that powers the iPhone and iPad.
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 19:48:00 GMT
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