Law requires security software to come enabled by default, but other than that, not much will change for most smartphone users.
On the heels of proposed California legislation, federal lawmakers also get on board with a bill requiring security features on all cell phones.
State regulators unveiled the proposed piece of legislation, hoping to suppress theft of mobile devices. But will resistance from the wireless industry halt the effort?
Sen. Mark Leno wants to make the security feature -- aimed at bricking stolen smartphones -- the law.
The California Senate bill is designed to deter smartphone and tablet theft.
The government's wizard wheeze to install Internet-connected meters in UK houses has hit a roadblock.
Quentin Tarantino is no stranger to the remix. Here's a shot-for-shot video that matches up scenes from Tarantino's Kill Bill with other films.
Senate "cyberemergency" bill returns, with critics saying tweaks still don't safeguard civil liberties and could lead to Internet takeover.
Joseph Lieberman and two other senators who hope to hand the president emergency Internet authority are protesting comparisons to Egypt cutting off the Net.
Controversial bill handing president power over privately owned computer systems during "national cyberemergency" will return this year.