Voice, navigation, and radar data aboard ships are all at risk, according to an expert who claims that some devices that contain sensitive ship information just aren’t secure enough. This could be good news for pirates and spies, and bad news for the good guys.
A flight data recorder—the "black box" in every commercial airplane—is a crucial tool for dissecting what went wrong in the aftermath of a crash. Here's the key to its survival.
While some folks would like to see the iPod banned, others are turning to it to help keep you safe. LoPresti, an aeroplane manufacturer, will use the iPod as its flight data recorder, more commonly known as the black box. Once outfitted with the proper software, the iPod interfaces with the plane using its dock…