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Islamic State Video Threatened Mark Zuckerberg, Jack Dorsey
In this day and age, one is unable to wage a war without having some sort of online propaganda and presence, and the Islamic State knows that. In fact, they have released their fair share of videos online in the past that featured beheadings of their victims, and in the latest video that was purportedly shot by supporters of the Islamic State, that video carried direct threats against Facebook CEO […]

ISIS Executions Recreated Using Game
While we have seen recreations happen in various video games before, such as GTA 5’s map recreated in Minecraft, at least someone has decided to take the brutal executions carried out by the barbaric ISIS group and recreated them in a war game known as Arma 3. The Youtuber behind this boasted that the handiwork was “hilarious” despite the underlying fact that those executions took place in real life and […]

ISIS Said To Pack Explosives In Drones
ISIS, the radical terrorist organization that has certainly committed a whole lot of atrocities over the past year, making Al-Qaeda look as though they were little kids, have been said to be purportedly placing small amounts of explosives on drones. Has there been evidence of using drones as a medium of attack? So far, nothing official has been revealed just yet, but Kurdish forces apparently shot down at least one […]

Google Reportedly Considering Softcard Acquisition
If latest scuttlebutt from Silicon Valley is to be believed then Google is reportedly thinking about buying a payments service. Its not like this would be a completely new area for Google, the company has its own similar services, but adding the NFC payment provider now known as Softcard to its list might be beneficial down the line.


Isis Mobile Wallet Finally Rolls Out Nationwide
Mobile payments solution Isis is backed by three of the largest mobile carriers in the U.S., Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile. Isis said back in July that it would commence nationwide rollout later this year, and it finally has. The service had already been under field testing at more than 4,000 locations in Salt Lake City and Austin. Isis Mobile Wallet is yet another way subscribers of these three carriers can now […]

Isis Mobile Payment Solution Loses Banking Partner Capital One
Three of the biggest mobile carriers in the U.S., Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile, are backing a mobile payments solution called Isis. Based on NFC technology, the solution allows people to pay when required at participating locations by simply tapping their smartphones. Last year, a trial was launched in Salt Lake City and Austin, and Isis plans to roll out across the country by the end of this year. Unfortunately, it […]

Isis Ready SIM Cards Arriving At T-Mobile Stores
Three of the biggest U.S. carriers, Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile, are backing a mobile payments solution called Isis. The solution is currently being tested at more than 4,000 locations in Austin and Salt Lake City. The company said last month that national rollout of the service will begin this year. T-Mobile stores are now receiving Isis ready SIM cards ahead of the nationwide rollout.Some of these SIM cards are said […]

Isis Mobile Payment Solution National Rollout Commences In 2013
Isis is a mobile payments solution that is backed by three of the biggest mobile carriers in the U.S., Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile to be precise. It basically lets people make payments by tapping their phones, NFC technology plays a vital part in this. Isis has been testing the technology at over 4,000 locations in Salt Lake City and Austin, the company said today that it is finally ready to […]

Isis confirms mobile wallet rollout on Monday
Yesterday we reported that according to a T-Mobile leak, it was suggested that the Isis mobile wallet feature could be arriving in the Google Play stores come 22nd of October. Well the good news is that if you were looking forward to a mobile wallet feature, you’re in luck as Isis has come forward and announced that this is indeed true, and that come next Monday, customers can expect the […]

Isis mobile wallet to debut in Google Play come 22nd of October according to leaked T-Mobile screenshot
When it comes to the mobile wallet scene, two particular services have been talked about – Isis, the joint effort between AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon, and Google Wallet, a collaboration between Google and Sprint. Well the good news for T-Mobile customers looking to get in on the mobile wallet scene is that thanks to TmoNews, they have managed to get their hands on what appears to be a screenshot of […]

Sprint to offer at least 10 Google Wallet devices by the end of 2012
In addition to the LTE network that will be launching on Sprint later this year, it looks like we’ll have a whole slew of Google Wallet devices to go along with it. According to reports online, Google’s VP of Wallet and Payments announced at MWC 2012 that Sprint will introduce at least 10 additional phones with Google Wallet support this year. However, Sprint won’t be alone in aiding the Google […]

PayPal unveils new mobile payments in place of NFC
While NFC is a great idea for mobile payments, the sad fact is that unlike Japan, where NFC is widely adopted, not many phones in the US come with NFC technology enabled. Even the latest Blackberry devices that supposedly come shipped with NFC have that feature disabled when it comes onto the carriers. If mobile payments are your thing and you don’t want to sacrifice your current phone for an […]

Imaging System for Immersive Surveillance Sees 360 Degrees
With crime rates in many areas becoming a serious issue, it’s not surprising to see many folks investing in surveillance cameras. While that might be a good move, a common problem with normal surveillance cameras is that they have a limited viewing angle, and if you go for the fish-eye lens cameras, the picture is still distorted and can only provide a limited resolution. The Imaging System for Immersive Surveillance […]