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# hotspot - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Warning to locals as high rates of cancer-causing radioactive gas discovered in Galway

Up to 250 radon-related lung cancer cases are diagnosed in Ireland each year.

# hotspot - Thursday 3 November, 2016

Italy's 'get tough' approach to refugees leading to unlawful expulsions, ill-treatment - report

Amnesty International has released a new report claiming to offer testimonies of abuse and ill-treatment by Italian authorities which “may amount to torture”.

# hotspot - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

What to keep in mind when using your phone as a WiFi connection

It has its advantages, but it also comes with its own risks.

# hotspot - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

MH370 searchers not looking in crash hotspot as they were distracted by 'bogus signals'

The flight lost contact on 8 March with total of 239 passengers and crew on board.

# hotspot - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Outernet project aims to provide global WiFi coverage via satellite

By sending mini-satellites into low Earth orbit, the project aims to beam WiFi to those who wouldn’t usually have access to it.

# hotspot - Monday 12 March, 2012

From The Daily Edge Homeless people used as internet hotspots at tech conference What The... This post contains a poll

Homeless people used as internet hotspots at tech conference

Homeless people at the SXSW festival in Texas wear t-shirts that say “I am a 4G hotspot”, and carry devices which allow conference attendees to get online.