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The Article That Fired Steve Jobs’ Imagination

In 1971, a 16-year-old Steve Jobs read an article about Phone Freaks in Esquire. The renegade group was building devices that could crack phone networks and make free calls. (Back in 1971, a free long-distance call was a big deal.) Apple’s co-founder Steve Wozniak showed the article to Jobs and it inspired a search for a mysterious hacker named Captain Crunch (who turned out to be an ex Air Force technician named John Draper).
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Finally Truphone for Blackberry Is Ready

Technology : GigaOM (6 years ago)

Truphone, the service that allows you to make cheap long distance phone calls using VoIP technology on a mobile phone, is now available to users of BlackBerry devices as a beta offering. This product is called Truphone Anywhere for ... Read Post

Tesla inks deal to build a network of charging stations for its electric cars across China

Technology : The Next Web Blog (3 months ago)

Early this year, Tesla Motors revealed plans for a network of free charging stations in China, which would let owners of its electric cars travel long distances in the country, such as between major cities Beijing and Shanghai. Now ... Read Post

Talkster Launches Calling Application on Facebook

Technology : The Inquisitr - Tech (6 years ago)

Talkster, the communications provider to online communities, has released Talkster Phone Party for Facebook. The application allows Facebook users to make long distance, international, and group conference calls for free via their F... Read Post


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