What do you get if you feed iiNet's BoB a healthy dose of steroids? Budii, a combined modem, Android handset and tablet device that iiNet says it'll start selling soon.
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Since launch, Skype has been regarded as secure and private, with its strong encryption and complex peer-to-peer network connections making calls almost impossible to intercept. Since Microsoft bought it out, though, things have been changing — and Slate suggests your privacy may not be what it once was.
Talmon Marco, founder of the VoIP app Viber (the sixth most popular all-time free iPhone app), was met at La Guardia airport this evening by a waiting posse of port authority cops. What did he do? Well, it's not quite as outrageous as Alec Baldwin getting in trouble for playing Words With Friends, but it's still a bit ridiculous.
The NBN isn't just a data network; the eventual aim of the rollout is to replace the copper network that not only provides ADSL (if you're lucky enough), but also voice services. NBN Co's announced that it's fast-tracking automatic user authentication to allow NBN-based VoIP services to roll out more smoothly.