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Mon, March 03, 2014 - A second federal bill that proposes "kill-switch" technology be made mandatory in smartphones as a means to reduce theft of the devices was introduced Monday.
Thu, February 27, 2014 - The proposed law will not rectify the problem, say digital rights advocates
Wed, February 26, 2014 - Senator Joe Manchin of West Virginia cited the danger of crime as a key factor
Wed, February 26, 2014 - New EU law will make cross-border sales cheaper and easier
Wed, February 26, 2014 - Some former supporters criticize the bill's prohibition on bulk unlocking
Tue, February 25, 2014 - Critics don't like language added to the legislation that would prohibit bulk unlocking of phones
Mon, February 24, 2014 - A new law would allow the DOJ to better combat cybercrime, Holder says
Thu, February 20, 2014 - The U.S. White House will launch new efforts aimed at combating abusive patent lawsuits, including a website to assist defendants of patent lawsuits brought by so-called patent trolls.
Fri, February 14, 2014 - High-tech device theft has claimed its latest victim in San Francisco -- and he's just 2 years old.
Fri, February 14, 2014 - Participants made 96,000 calls to Congress to protest surveillance programs and will send 555,000 email messages
Thu, February 13, 2014 - The bill would mandate a kill switch and remote-wipe capabilities on cellphones
Tue, February 11, 2014 - The bill would allow mobile device users to surf the Internet and send text messages
Mon, February 10, 2014 - Simply put, 2014 is a big year for electronic health record vendors. They must adhere to stricter standards under the federal government's meaningful use program while convincing healthcare providers that they can meet future needs for information exchange, patient engagement and data analytics. Not everyone will make the cut.
Fri, February 07, 2014 - Politicians and law enforcement officials in California will introduce a bill on Friday that requires all smartphones and tablet PCs sold in the state be equipped with a digital "kill-switch" that would make the devices useless if stolen.