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Microsoft re-releases patch for Bluetooth flaw

Microsoft re-releases patch for Bluetooth flaw

Microsoft on Thursday re-released its June patch for a vulnerability in which Bluetooth-enabled devices could be attacked.
Jun 20 2008 10:33AM
Analyst predicts bright future for Bluetooth

Analyst predicts bright future for Bluetooth

Almost 2.4 billion units of Bluetooth-enabled equipment will ship worldwide in 2013, new research predicts..
Jun 5 2008 8:08AM
SmartBadge techs up U.S. police

SmartBadge techs up U.S. police

A newly-designed law enforcement gadget aims to improve the safety of U.S. officers by incorporating technology into a next-generation police badge.
May 13 2008 2:10PM
High-speed Bluetooth integrates Wi-Fi

High-speed Bluetooth integrates Wi-Fi

Mobile users can look forward to better data throughput and faster file transfer courtesy of a turbo-charged Bluetooth specification that combines Wi-Fi (802.11) and traditional Bluetooth technologies..
Apr 25 2008 12:58PM
Bluetooth gaming faces 'volatile' future

Bluetooth gaming faces 'volatile' future

Most personal area networking connectivity employed in electronic games is provided by Bluetooth, but experts predict "volatile" growth for the technology over the next four years.

Jan 10 2008 2:37PM
Bluetooth to suffer market slowdown

Bluetooth to suffer market slowdown

In-Stat notes that the technology is currently doing well, but faces tougher
times ahead. Short range Bluetooth wireless networking technology is enjoying a wave of popularity and will have continued success in 2007, market analysts predict.
Aug 7 2007 11:43AM
Bluetooth device checks for heart attacks

Bluetooth device checks for heart attacks

And phones the local hospital if you're about to have one. Indian boffins have developed a Bluetooth heart monitor that will send a text message to the nearest hospital if the wearer is about to have a heart attack.
Jul 18 2007 1:26PM
Bluetooth swallows up Nokia's Wibree

Bluetooth swallows up Nokia's Wibree

The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) trade association has merged with the Wibree Forum.
Jun 13 2007 5:40PM
Phone makers sued over Bluetooth patent

Phone makers sued over Bluetooth patent

University demands royalty payments for wireless technology.
Jan 8 2007 9:39AM
Motorola unveils in-car Bluetooth stereo system

Motorola unveils in-car Bluetooth stereo system

T605 offers digital music and phone calls through a car's sound system.
Nov 2 2006 10:07AM
Bluesnarfing brings Bluetooth blues

Bluesnarfing brings Bluetooth blues

Employees risk having confidential data accessed by hackers by leaving their Bluetooth-enabled mobiles and PDAs open to snooping, according to a new study.
Sep 27 2005 2:50PM
Plantronics signs Roadhound for its headsets

Plantronics signs Roadhound for its headsets

Headset-maker Plantronics has appointed wholesaler Roadhound Electronics as distributor for its mobile headsets in Australia.
Sep 14 2005 4:18PM
Bluetooth phones hacked from a mile away

Bluetooth phones hacked from a mile away

Bluetooth phones may be vulnerable to attack from up to a mile away by a new device that can pick up distant transmissions from enabled handsets.
Mar 14 2005 5:19PM
Phone worm code goes public

Phone worm code goes public

Source code for the most prevalent worm targeting mobile phones has been made public -- potentially encouraging worse attacks.

Dec 30 2004 8:41AM
Mobile phone worm takes over Bluetooth

Mobile phone worm takes over Bluetooth

An anti-virus firm has found a worm that spreads over mobile phone networks.
Jun 16 2004 1:34PM
Flaws confirmed in Bluetooth devices

Flaws confirmed in Bluetooth devices

Months after rumours circulated regarding possible flaws in some vendors' Bluetooth implementations, Nokia has confirmed that some of its mobile phones are indeed vulnerable to attack.
Feb 11 2004 5:22PM

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