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Mafia used SMS text-message ticker at the bottom of a sports broadcast to get reach mob bosses

by | 28th, April 2017

To Italy, where TV show  Quelli che il Calci o (That which is Football) is announcing the latest breaking news on its below the faces ticker. It slo show SMS messages sent in by fans. The potential for upset is clear. But the Mafia saw an opportunity for messages to communicate with mob bosses in their prison TV lounges.

The show’s presenter, Simona Ventura, said she was “shocked”

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