from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The act, practice, or activity of sending anonymous text messages to a mobile phone using Bluetooth
- v. Present participle of bluejack..
My latest article for TheFeature is about the Urban Pollution Project, a big research effort in the UK that uses bike-mounted carbon monoxide sensors and bluejacking to rate the air we breathe.
BluejackQ is a new community site for posting bluejacking experiences.
If you are (a) in Los Angeles over the next couple of weeks and (b) you engage in bluejacking, and (c) you're not opposed to the idea of talking about it on broadcast media, and (d) you're not bullshitting about it, please e-mail me at xeni at xeni dot net.
You'd think they would go Bluetooth, but actually IR is more secure because the device and the machine have to be so close -- no risk of bluejacking your account information.
You've heard of bluejacking - now meet 'bluesnarfing'