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Here Are The Biggest Mobile Phone Scandals Ever Recorded



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The Biggest Mobile Phone Scandals

Cell phone innovation progresses constantly and the paparazzi’s savage hunger for news implies more embarrassments than any time in recent memory are developing. Some ensnare understood VIPs, other prominent political figures, some even involve cell phone administrators. Here are a couple of the latest and dubious embarrassments.

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Rupert Murdoch’s News of The World (NoW) has been tossed into unrest for purported telephone tapping certain outstanding individuals’ telephones. The long-running examination which began in 2006 has re-developed a few times since. The following section in the undertaking began when Prince William harmed his knee which was quickly distributed in the paper. This cautioned Prince William and a police examination was begun. After four months the illustrious supervisor and a private specialist were sent to jail. As the embarrassment raised more superstars propelled lawful activity against the paper most strikingly Max Clifford who settled out of court for cool 1 million.

As of late a crisp examination concerning News of the World cell phone hacking rehearses touched off as new proof was found. It pursued an NoW inward request that prompted the sacking of its associate editorial manager Ian Edmondson. The purpose behind this was the paper, purportedly revealed four messages demonstrating he knew about telephone hacking. The subtleties were passed to the police.

Spy films frequently depict governments spying lawbreakers and fear mongers yet it seldom happens the other path around. The Greek Prime Minister Costas Karamanlis cell phone was obviously tapped alongside around 100 other individuals. The illicit programming was introduced on the Vodafone Greece arrange with the goal that calls could be transferred to another number for chronicle. The plot later thickened as it developed Kostas Tsalikidis, leader of Vodafone’s Greece arrange plan office submitted suicide. The group of Tsalikidis was discovered just two days after Vodafone Greece had distinguished and expelled the listening in programming.

T-Mobile is another cell phone administrator which sadly ended up entangled in a media transmission discussion. They reported that a huge number of their client’s close to home subtleties were sold for a considerable entirety without their insight. With all due respect, they alerted the information to insurance guard dog so it could be examined. It was later decided the information was sold on to contenders who needed to discover when contracts were finishing so they could swoop in and conceivably take clients. Various T-Mobile workers were later indicted for pitching information to merchants so they could contact clients whose agreements were fulfilled for reestablishment.

A Doncaster committee laborer in the UK figured out how to keep running up a mobile phone bill of nearly 3,000 from betting instant messages, which the British citizen needed to pay for. The representative from the Trading Standards division has now left the position. In any case, as indicated by the board they are attempting to recover the cash and are at present researching the second bill of nearly 2,000. Clearly, the telephone had gotten 1,800 premium rate instant messages estimated at 1.27 each.

As innovation propels almost certainly, hacking this individually specialized gadget will wind up simpler and progressively boundless as of now in the UK the offense conveys a most extreme sentence of two years in jail. Numerous government officials are calling for increasingly strict guidelines and heavier condemning. Regardless of whether this occurs or the reality of the situation will become obvious eventually, however it is unquestionably an issue which should be tended to.

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Michael Ajah is a Computer Science Student of The University of Port Harcourt and a Chelsea Fan. He loves RnB and a little mix of Trap Music. An awesome tech reviewer and analyst. Email - [email protected]

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5 Places To Travel To During Ramadan On A Budget



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Ramadan Kareem to all my Muslim friends and readers, in today’s post I’m going to be pointing out 5 places to travel to during Ramadan on a budget. Make sure you don’t forget to pack your smartphone and video gear as well. It’s going to be fun.

5 Places To Travel To During Ramadan On A Budget

Ramadan is a very holy month and you shouldn’t let your praying and fasting be disturbed by the regular noise around your area especially if you’re living in Lagos.

To be honest, that city has a way of turning noise and disturbance into a classic way of life, from blaring horns to frustrating traffic, you definitely don’t want to miss your prayers because of the traffic and disturbance so why not get away from all that and go somewhere peaceful. Somewhere you won’t have to break the bank to go to. Travelstart Nigeria has curated some amazing places you can go to this Ramadan on a budget.

Without further ado , let’s get into it shall we.

5 Places To Travel To During Ramadan On A Budget

1. Yankari Games Reserve and Resort, Bauchi

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First on the list of 5 Places To Travel To During Ramadan is the Yankari Games reserve which gives you a quiet serene environment and in your leisure time you could take a drive into the park and have fun looking at the chatty baboons, dancing hippos, baby elephants and other amazing species of wildlife.

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Of course if you’re feeling like Lara Croft and Dora the Explorer, you also get a Marshall cave systems and  the Wikki warm springs. Yankari also has outdoor and indoor sports facilities and suitable accommodation.

2. Obudu Cattle Ranch, Calabar

This is definitely one of my best destinations on the list of 5 Places To Travel To During Ramadan. Obudu resort has a water park with slides, cable cars, a golf course, night-time bonfires and of course lots of horseback riding.

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Enjoy the thrills of nature, bond with your loved ones as you hike through the ranch. Did I forget to mention that Obudu is home to tons of bird species making it a great birdwatching spot so grab a pair of binoculars when coming there.

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The accommodations are ultra modern and affordable as well.

3. Tinapa Business Resort, Calabar

Another great place you can take a trip to is the Tinapa Business and Leisure Resort located in Calabar as well.  If you’re looking to have a little fun and sight seeing it’s an awesome destination.

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There’s a children’s arcade to keep the kids busy while you attend to other important stuffs. Not to forget an awesome eight-screen cinema and a mini amphitheater. It is a great place to spend this Ramadan period.

4. Ikogosi Warm Spring Resort, Ekiti

Nature has given us the best gifts and serene environments and the Ikogosi resort is not an exception. You have a chance to take a hike on the Idanre hills and discover the mystery behind the cold and warm springs of Ikogosi.

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When you finally retire to your quarters to rest, it still has a very comfortable, affordable and luxurious rooms so you can relax after a very long day.

5. Abraka Turf and Country Club

The Abraka Turf and country club is located on the plains of the Delta coastline.  You still the opportunity to get lots of savannah adventure, spend time at the natural reserves and clear emerald green river.

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It’s definitely a great place to spend your Ramadan, away from all the noise and distractions.

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That’s it from me and I’ll catch you in the next one. Ramadan Kareem once more

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Doogee Y8, The Most Affordable Phone With 4G LTE Support And 3GB RAM



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Doogee just released the Doogee Y8 , A mid range smartphone with impressive specifications. It comes with an amazing water drop 6.1-inch full-screen display that boasts an HD screen resolution of 600×1280 pixels at a pixel density of 270ppi (pixels-per-inch).

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Under the hood, the phone runs on Android 9.0 Pie, has a powerful MT6793 quad-core processor and ships with 3GB of RAM + 16GB onboard memory with supports for external sdCard.

DooGee Y8 Overview

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The phone is a dual SIM smartphone that comes with an 8.0MP+5.0MP rear camera set up supported by a F/2.2 Auto-focus LED Flash and a Front facing 5.0 MP F/2.2 80 degree Wide-angle camera.

The device comes with a number of great sensors including a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. Aside from that, it also comes with Face ID

Doogee Y8

Specifications of Doogee Y8

  • Display: Waterdrop 6.1 inch, Resolution 600×1280 HD, pixel Density 270ppi, Panel Technology Multi-touch
  • Operating System: Android 9.0 out of the box
  • Chipset: Processor MT6739 4X Cortex-A53 up to 1.5GHz inch GPU IMG GE8100
  • ROM+RAM: 3GB RAM + 16GB Internal with support of sdcard upto 128GB
  • Camera: Rear – 8.0MP+5.0MP F/2.2 Auto-focus LED Flash, 5MP front camera
  • Sensor:GPS and Sensors
  • Fingerprint Rear Fingerprint 0.1s Unlock 360° Identification
  • Face Unlocking Support
  • Dimension: 156.8×75.25×9.0mm
  • Weight 150g
  • Battery: 3400mAh capacity

Price In Nigeria

The price of the device in Nigeria is N25,000

Price In Kenya

The price of the device in Kenya is KES 6969

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