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US bill aims to stop state bans of encrypted phones

Prompted by proposals in New York and California, the bill is the latest twist in a debate over how much privacy you can expect with your everyday gadget.

By February 10, 2016

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California wants to ban encrypted phones

A bill in the state assembly would prevent companies like Apple from selling its encryption-enabled iPhone on its own turf.

By January 21, 2016

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Carolina Panthers ban hoverboards after too many players ride them

Technically Incorrect: Several players of the highly successful NFL team own and ride hoverboards. So, the coach bans them from the stadium.

By January 19, 2016

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Feds hear Tesla, seek public comments, on states' sales bans

Even better, regular Joes and Janes have the chance to chime in on the matter until March.

By January 19, 2016

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Court bans Samsung from selling older smartphones you can't get anymore

Judge issues permanent injunction against handful of devices found to infringe on a trio of Apple patents.

By January 18, 2016

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FAA warns of potentially 'catastrophic' battery explosions

The agency urges airlines to reexamine the risks associated with transporting lithium batteries as cargo.

By February 9, 2016

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Russell Crowe rages against airline hoverboard ban

Technically Incorrect: The famous actor wasn't impressed when Virgin Australia told him that his two kids' hoverboards weren't allowed on the plane. He also has a very novel name for the hoverboards.

By December 29, 2015

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Australian Roads Minister's stern reminder: Hoverboards are banned

Marty McFly made them cool and Justin Bieber has even ridden one, but a politician in Australia has played the "Christmas Grinch" warning against buying hoverboards, which are banned on local roads.

By November 24, 2015

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Brits banned from hoverboards and Sky's Star Wars tie-up (CNET UK podcast 453 show notes)

Self-balancing scooters are deemed illegal to ride in public, Sky has renewed a deal to hoard movies from Disney, and there's a quirky new British alternative to Spotify.

By October 16, 2015

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UberPOP ride-sharing service faces ban in Brussels

A commercial court orders Uber to shut down its low-cost service in the Belgian capital within 21 days.

By September 24, 2015