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Smartphone 'kill switch' law takes effect in California

Starting July 1, smartphones sold in the state must come with software that lets users lock a stolen phone so it can't be used, making it harder to resell. Crime statistics show the tech is already working.

By July 1, 2015

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Xbox One Witcher 3 patch will lock frame rate at 30FPS

CD Projekt Red to release new patch for the Xbox One edition of the open-world RPG soon.

By May 26, 2015

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Meet the 3D-printed robot that cracks combination locks

Designed by a hacker, the "Combo Breaker" can figure out a lock's combination and get the thing open in less than 30 seconds.

By May 15, 2015

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Twitter expands threats ban, may lock accounts in aim to limit abuse

Social network says previous policy on violent threats was "unduly narrow." Also, it will suspend accounts or force users to delete tweets if they engage in abusive behavior.

By April 21, 2015

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Android rolls out 'on-body' smart lock to foil device thieves

Google's mobile operating system adds a function that brings up your device's lock screen when the accelerometer senses you've set the gadget down, according to a report.

By March 21, 2015

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King beyond the (pay)wall: Apple locks HBO Now for 'Game of Thrones'

Cord-cutting "Game of Thrones" fans must go through Apple to watch the new season on HBO's standalone streaming service because the episodes will run during Apple's exclusive three-month term.

By March 9, 2015

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Missing Lollipop's Smart Lock feature? Try this.

After updating a Moto X to Android 5.0 Lollipop, I tried to enable my favorite feature only to realize it was no where to be found.

By February 26, 2015

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UniKey and Samsung team up to lock down the office

A newly announced partnership between UniKey and Samsung KNOX aims to bring the Kevo smart lock's touch-to-enter technology to businesses and institutions worldwide.

By March 4, 2015

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Kwikset's Kevo smart lock adds Android support (sort of)

The Kevo's finally got an Android app, but the majority of devices are still locked out.

By March 1, 2015

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Low Latency: Life lock

Is there any place your private information is totally safe?

By February 6, 2015