Wolfhound Pro: Sniffing Out Cell Phones At MWC 2011

Posted: Feb 13 2011, 10:26pm CST | by , in News | MWC

 
Wolfhound Pro: Sniffing out Cell Phones at MWC 2011
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No phone is safe.

Prisons across the world are struggling to deal with the problem posed by the recent wild advances in mobile technology. Something as small as an iPhone is easy to smuggle in, difficult for authorities to find, and extremely dangerous in the wrong hands. Contraband smartphones allow folks behind bars to stay in touch with their friends on the outside. Usually for the purpose of smuggling drugs in.

Enter Wolfhound Pro. This cellphone detector can sniff out any mobile device. CDMA, GSM, even data-only devices aren't safe from its prying...sensors. The Wolfhound has uses beyond keeping prisoner's off the Internet. It's been used to find illegal DECT 6.0 cordless phones in Europe and to keep university classrooms free of smartphone cheating. It may also find a use in locating lost hikers, or tracking down folks who call in suicide threats before the worst happens.

Most importantly, the Wolfhound looks a lot like the motion sensor from Aliens. Here, see for yourself:

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<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/5" rel="author">Robert Evans</a>
The excitement about new smartphones, tablets and anything mobile drive Robert to unearth the latest rumors and developments in this fast moving space. He adopted 4G as soon as it become available and knows where the mobile market is going.
Robert can be contacted directly at robert@i4u.com.

 

 

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