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recent Android application called FaceNiff can hijack unencrypted login credentials from users on the same Wi-Fi network. It also works on networks encrypted with WEP, WPA or WPA2 protection.

But in order to use FaceNiff, your Android smartphone must first be rooted (here’s a list of devices confirmed to work). Right now, FaceNiff works with Amazon, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Nasza-Klasa, but more are sure to follow.

Here is some videos to proof it really works:

There are no detailed hardware specs or any further news on the PC’s capable of running Windows 8, yet. The news is half baked as of now and you might as well read it as a rumor.

“That is rather worrying as Microsoft will upset a lot of hardware vendors, many of them its hardware partners. Though, it will be a major player in the hardware industry with a firm grasp over the current software and desktop operating system space. This might be a desperate move to take on iPad but it is indeed a remarkable move.” borrowed from techie-buzz.com

Here is a video on what Windows 8 would look like called “Windows 8 Demo”:

“Lots More Windows 8 Information: Power Conservation, Evolved Identity Management, Stereo 3D and More” is the title of an informative piece at techie-buzz.com, here is the link (check it out):

http://techie-buzz.com/windows/windows-8-leaked-identity.html

I am Ahmad Rezk, an IT Manager out of Cairo – Egypt, I will be posting selected technology news with the latest Techie subjects and items. I will try to make it as informative and knowledgeable as possible. I hope you would like my subjects, and am anxious to see your feedback.