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How 700 million Chinese Phones with Adups firmware can Spy on You
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How 700 million Chinese Phones with Adups firmware can Spy on You

“[They were] recently made aware of the concerns discovered by Kryptowire and is working with our public and private sector partners to identify appropriate mitigation strategies.” Marsha Catron, a spokeswoman for the Department of Homeland Security, speaking o the discovery of the Adups Technology Company firmware backdoor Looks like the Chinese Government are spying on the West again, this time by going into your stuff on that ultra-cheap smartphone that you picked up in China. Kryptowire, the security firm discovered code for a backdoor written by Shanghai software developer Adups Technology Company that's inside of 700 million phones, cars and other smart devices. More interestingly, this backdoor can be found in 120,000 phones made by BLU, a bran that makes dual-SIM smartphon...
Digicel DL910 – For the average smartphone user
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Digicel DL910 – For the average smartphone user

The new Digicel DL910, revealed during Digicel's Merry Millions Promotion last Christmas is the new budget smartphone on the block. It provides upgraded internal memory and a updated Android but not much else has changed from the Digicel DL900 which came for Christmas 2014. The full specs for the DL910 are as follows: OS: Android 5.0 Lollipop Screen: 5.0" TFT capacitive touchscreen Resolution: 480x854 CPU: Quad Core 1.3 Ghz Rear Camera: 8 MP + LED Flash Front Camera 5MP Battery: 2000 mAh ROM: 8GB RAM: 1GB microSD: up to 32GB Digicel DL910 - Camera Shots On closer inspection the DL910 is revealed to be a re-branded ZTE Blade L3. Though not a powerhouse in terms of specs the DL910 like its predecessors will be capable enough for the average smartphone user bu...