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13 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Now that's a walkie talkie: Bizarre new trend sees people using their TABLETS as a phone

'Spare the lives of the remaining hostages. Like Jim they are innocents': Brave mother of beheaded American journalist calls on ISIS to cease killing as she pays tribute to her 'extraordinary son' 'I will not leave Berlin without having sex with you.

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Related Topix: Electronics, iPod touch App, iPad App, Twitter, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Weird

17 hrs ago | CIO

OnBeep Developing Walkie-Talkie Type Wearable for Mobile Devices

Voxer for Business combines walkie-talkie-like push-to-talk with messaging in a cross-platform app and Web service.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Flickr

19 hrs ago | DNAInfo.com

Park Slope's Struggling P.S. 282 Gets New Principal

Rashan Hoke plans to spend the first day of school at Park Slope's P.S. 282 visiting every classroom to say "good morning" to all of the students and staff, while also glued to his walkie-talkie to make sure everything is running smoothly in the hallways.

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Related Topix: Electronics, The Bronx, NY, New York, NY

22 hrs ago | The Maryland Gazette

With help from his friends, Glen Burnie man floats above rural Maryland

Kevin Waters looked out the window of his Ford F-350 on Saturday at the hot air balloon above, trying to navigate using a phone app to where he thought it would land.

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Related Topix: Glen Burnie, MD, Ford F-350, Ford, Truck, Electronics, Anne Arundel County, MD, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

Tue Aug 19, 2014

This Is London

Standard Chartered poised to agree $300m settlement with New York regulator

A London university lecturer savagely beaten defending his family from masked raiders said defiantly today "we won't be driven out" as he returned home from hospital.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

This Is London

London's best views with benefits: the sky-high restaurants, bars and ...

A London university lecturer savagely beaten defending his family from masked raiders said defiantly today "we won't be driven out" as he returned home from hospital.

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This Is London

Balfour Beatty urged to return to the table over 3bn Carillion merger

A London university lecturer savagely beaten defending his family from masked raiders said defiantly today "we won't be driven out" as he returned home from hospital.

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This Is London

Video: City in 60 - August 18

A London university lecturer savagely beaten defending his family from masked raiders said defiantly today "we won't be driven out" as he returned home from hospital.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Inter Press Service

Trauma Kits and Body Bags Now Fill Aleppo School

Greyish dust blankets the dead, the alive and the twisted steel jutting out. The panicked confusion immortalised in innumerable photos - with bloodied survivors raking desperately through the rubble for loved ones - is granted a modicum of order by the arrival of the rescue teams, in their distinctive white hard hats and black knee pads and boots.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Explosion, Electronics

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Chicago Tribune

ATM technician dresses in burqa and walks out into the waiting arms of the FBI with $168,174 in cash

An ATM technician dressed up as an Arab woman as part of an elaborate plan to steal more than $160,000 from a Chase Bank cash machine in west suburban LaGrange, federal prosecutors allege.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

SILive.com

Become a ham radio operator: It is easier than ever and the 'saintly' thing to do on Staten Island

Francis Mahon of Port Richmond Community Emergency Response Team displays his ham radio, a hand-held, rechargeable device that costs about $35.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Ham Radio, Electronics, Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy

Tue Aug 12, 2014

LinuxSecurity.com

Watch a Hacker Fry a Hair Dryer With Her Radio

As Maggie Jauregui was getting ready for a date last November, she was simultaneously blow drying her hair and chatting with her boyfriend over a walkie talkie-the sort of electronic gadget that the hacker couple enjoy messing around with.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Wired

Watch a Hacker Fry a Hair Dryer With Her Radio

As Maggie Jauregui was getting ready for a date last November, she was simultaneously blow drying her hair and chatting with her boyfriend over a walkie talkie - the sort of electronic gadget that the hacker couple enjoy messing around with.

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Related Topix: Electronics

Fri Aug 08, 2014

TechSpot

Verizon resurrects push-to-talk with new business-minded service

Nextel popularized the walkie-talkie style push-to-talk communications concept well over a decade ago.

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TMCnet

AT&T Offers More Devices in Push-to-Talk Portfolio

Simple, one-touch communication devices are the need of the hour for companies in various industry verticals.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Phone Scoop

Verizon Adding PTT to Select Phones Via New App

Verizon Wireless is offering a handful of its handsets the ability to include push-to-talk, walkie-talkie features.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

WSIL

Search Warrants Show Cairo Bank Robber May Have Had Help

The sixteen pages raise new questions about what happened before and after the brutal attack on May 15. Watts is accused of killing Anita Grace and Nita Smith; a third woman was critically injured.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Electronics, Cape Girardeau, MO

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

London's iconic gherkin building for sale

LONDON'S TALL TOWERS: The tallest tower is known as The Shard, the white topped building next to it the Walkie Talkie, and the curvy job to the far right is The Gherkin.

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WBNS

Franklin County Looking At Probation Officer Communication Following Shooting

When Franklin County Adult probation officer Jonathan Farnsworth was shot by a man on probation, his partner had to dial 911 on his cell phone.

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Related Topix: Franklin County, OH, Licking County, OH, Electronics, Columbus, OH

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

InventHelp Inventors Develop Protective Case for Batteries

"As an avid angler and hunter, we bring walkie-talkie communication devices along with us on our fishing and hunting trips," said one of two inventors from Castleton, Ontario, Canada.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Inventions, Electronics

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