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The plastic charging case checks in at roughly the same size as a car key fob.

For those who can’t or don’t want to use a smartphone app, the government also offers TraceTogether tokens, small digital fobs that serve the same purpose.

An over-the-air software update is being pushed to the key fobs, they said, which will better lock them down.

They noted that the software in Tesla’s key fobs could be updated without an additional layer of security that would verify its authenticity.

After that, they pushed out a software update to the key fobs that would “acquire a valid unlock message” so they could unlock the car later, Wouters said.

On the valley floor outside the windows of the house are the remnants of FOB Michigan, turned over to the Afghan Army in 2011.

The entire remaining Iraqi Army force remained holed up at FOB Speicher, north of Tikrit.

McConnell can presumably fob this off on his Beltway-brained consultants.

Jan continued to come and go as he pleased at FOB Delhi, free to carry weapons and to consort with his “tea boys.”

Goolsbee is an FOB from Chicago; Summers is a Clintonite who parachuted in after Obama won the nomination.

Certain, replied the man, drawing a gold watch from his fob; I expected him here before now.

When the ten minutes had elapsed, Mr John Forster took his watch from the table, replaced it in his fob, and rose from his chair.

He very calmly drew his watch from his fob-pocket and with the seal attached to it, passed it up to the judge.

A very simple one is made as follows: First make a drawing of the fob with some suitable pendant as at A, Plate 46.

So he crammed a great silver watch into his fob, and drew on a patchwork morning-gown of an ancient fashion.


On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to fob, such as: buck, cap, dandy, dude, fool, and hinge.

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