Joe Engressia, Expert 'Phone Phreak,' Dies An article in Esquire in 1971 revealed the world of "phone phreaking," with a young man named Joe Engressia — who later changed his name to Joybubbles — at the center. Born blind, he used his auditory gifts to pioneer the practice of manipulating telephone networks.
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Joe Engressia, Expert 'Phone Phreak,' Dies

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Joe Engressia, Expert 'Phone Phreak,' Dies

Joe Engressia, Expert 'Phone Phreak,' Dies

Joe Engressia, Expert 'Phone Phreak,' Dies

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