Jun 16, 2015 ... A report suggests that Apple's introduction of a smartphone 'kill switch' resulted in
a significant drop in phone thefts across America. That's good ...
Feb 13, 2014 ... ... Mikulski, Blumenthal, Hirono Introduce Legislation to Require a “Kill Switch” on
Smartphones to Deter Thieves, Help Protect Consumers.
Apr 16, 2014 ... In a statement to Recode, Leno said the kill switch will only deter thieves if they
know most smartphones will be rendered useless. (It's sort of ...
Jul 8, 2015 ... California's kill switch law — which became effective July 1 ... And creating
technological hurdles for would-be smartphone thieves is a valid ... not deter the
smartphone industry from implementing the kill switch, it is ... Additionally, we
work with industry groups and government officials to craft legislation and...
Jun 20, 2014 ... Pressure from US lawmakers has convinced Microsoft and Google to add a kill
switch to their smartphone operating systems in a move to deter ...
Feb 13, 2014 ... A proposal to make a smartphone kill switch mandatory comes three ... to ban the
sale of smartphones without kill switches in order to to deter ... useless to the
thieves who steal them," Burke said in a statement. .... The half-bar, half-liquor
store closed Sunday in Jefferson Park, dismaying craft beer fans.
Apr 16, 2014 ... US mobile firms cave on kill switch, agree to install anti-theft code ... we will deter
theft and protect users' personal information on smartphones.