Cell phones present new forms of sociality and new possibilities of encounter for young people across the globe.
Nowhere is this more evident than in sub-Saharan Africa where the scale of usage, even among the very poor, is remarkable.
"As a new parent, I searched extensively for an infant monitor that could offer accurate, medical-grade information and added peace of mind.
Along the way, I encountered a lot of false readings from antiquated monitors so I knew there had to be a better way," said Andrey Khayrullaev, founder and chief executive officer of Daatrics.
Note: This page covers information specific to Virginia.
Virginia makes it a crime to intercept or record any "wire, oral, or electronic communication" unless one party to the conversation consents. Therefore, if you operate in Virginia, you may record a conversation or phone call if you are a party to the conversation or you get permission from one party to the conversation in advance.
— slides that provide further details about the surveillance program known as PRISM and how it functions.
Among other things, the slides highlight the large discrepancies between the way the program is described and the strenuous denials from tech giants such as Google (s goog), Yahoo (s yhoo), Microsoft (s msft) and Facebook (s fb) about their participation in such a program.
Remember, your business is ultimately on-the-hook for the cost of any calls that originated from your phone system, even if they were made by a hacker.
Below are some best practices that you should question your vendor about.