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Calif. governor signs smartphone 'kill switch' bill into law

Law requires security software to come enabled by default, but other than that, not much will change for most smartphone users.

By 26 August 2014

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Senators propose smartphone antitheft 'kill switch' bill

On the heels of proposed California legislation, federal lawmakers also get on board with a bill requiring security features on all cell phones.

By 14 February 2014

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Calif., carriers headed for battle over 'kill switch' bill

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?

By 8 February 2014

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Calif. lawmaker to introduce smartphone 'kill switch' bill

Sen. Mark Leno wants to make the security feature -- aimed at bricking stolen smartphones -- the law.

By 20 December 2013

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Proposed bill would require kill switch in Calif. phones, tablets

The California Senate bill is designed to deter smartphone and tablet theft.

By 7 February 2014

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Smart Meter scheme to kill estimated bills delayed by a year

The government's wizard wheeze to install Internet-connected meters in UK houses has hit a roadblock.

By 10 May 2013

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The influences of Kill Bill: shot for shot

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.

By 16 January 2013

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Internet 'kill switch' bill gets a makeover

Senate "cyberemergency" bill returns, with critics saying tweaks still don't safeguard civil liberties and could lead to Internet takeover.

By 19 February 2011

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Senators decry link between Egypt, 'kill switch' bill

Joseph Lieberman and two other senators who hope to hand the president emergency Internet authority are protesting comparisons to Egypt cutting off the Net.

By 2 February 2011

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Internet 'kill switch' bill will return

Controversial bill handing president power over privately owned computer systems during "national cyberemergency" will return this year.

By 24 January 2011