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3 hrs ago | South Yorkshire Times

Doncaster crime round-up, July 30 - Fridge freezer and power washer stolen from car boot sale

The following crimes were reported on July 29 and July 30. Anyone with information call South Yorkshire Police on 101.

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Related Topix: South Yorkshire County, England, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, Nottinghamshire County, England, Lincolnshire County, England, United Kingdom, Electronics,

7 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

How "unlocking cell phone" bill aims to help abuse victims

New legislation out of Washington is being touted as a big help for abuse victims and domestic violence support groups.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, US Politics, US News, Patrick Leahy, US Senate, Democrat, Vermont

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Science Daily

Kill switch in cell phones could save consumers more than $3.4 billion annually

A new study shows consumer savings from the Kill Switch legislation exceed initial projections and now points to well over $3 billion.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Wireless, Emerging Technology, Creighton University

Times Herald

Turkish official: Women shouldn't laugh in public

Many Turkish women were doubled over with laughter Tuesday after their country's deputy leader said in a speech assailing "moral corruption" that women should not laugh in public and not talk on their mobile phones so much.

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics

Worcester News

Buckle up and hang up, urges ambulance service

Almost 30 years ago it became compulsory for drivers and passengers to wear seatbelts and nearly 11 years ago it became an offence to use a hand-held mobile phone whilst driving.

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Mirror.co.uk

Vet who was filmed having sex with dog and HORSE banned from profession

Oliver Lown was found with sick videos of himself committing the acts, as well as other pictures of extreme images of animals and people Oliver Lown, 28, videoed himself with a horse and a dog while on a farm in Yorkshire - just a few miles from where famous veterinary James Herriot practiced.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Suffolk County, England, Hungary, World News, Electronics

Nothing To Do With Arbroath

Inmates broke out of prison then broke back in after getting drunk

At least four prisoners in Darwin in Australia's Northern Territory are suspected of repeatedly escaping from the prison, getting drunk, then voluntarily returning to the facility in the hope no one would notice.

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Related Topix: Prison, Electronics

WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

Rep. Goodlatte Helps Push Cell Phone Bill

A new bill is on its way to the White House making it easier for you to switch cell phone providers.

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bob Goodlatte

Mon Jul 28, 2014

KOOL 108

Cell phone melts while girl sleeps on it. You need to know this

This should scare the pants off you. A young lady's cell phone melted after it slipped under her pillow while she slept.

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics

Chicago Tribune

Cops: Concealed carry permit holder shoots at armed robbery suspect

A man with a concealed carry permit shot at an armed robbery suspect who had stolen items from a cell phone store in South Suburban Crestwood and was fleeing, police said today.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Crestwood, IL

CNET News.com

a Will a cell phone unlocking law really matter?

Lawmakers on both sides of the political aisle pass a bill that will make unlocking a cell phone legal again.

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, DMCA News

CBS Local

Focus Turns To Cell Phone Records On Day Three Of Porch Shooting Trial

Davonta Bynes expected the 19-year-old Renisha McBride to stop by his west side Detroit home late Nov. 1, 2013, for a small get-together.

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WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

City code required cell phone tower to be disguised as tree

GRANDVILLE, Mich. - Local residents are questioning the undercover pine tree that's newly installed in their neighborhood on Canal Avenue behind the Lowe's parking lot.

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics, Grandville, MI, Grand Rapids, MI, Jenison, MI

Examiner.com

Mobile industry scams, cramming, and the FTC's recommended changes

There are too many mobile scams around nowadays. So the FTC now recommends certain mobile industry changes to combat mobile cramming.

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics, Marketing

Forbes.com

Drones To Help Find Survivors Through Mobile Phones

The project has just begun, but the early research demonstrates the drone's ability to detect data packets from mobile phones.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Natural Disasters, Business News

InfoWorld

Layoffs cool Microsoft employees' opinion of CEO Satya Nadella

Although Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's approval rating before the company's biggest-ever layoff was high enough to place him in the top 30 of U.S. chief executives, the percentage of employees, both current and former, who say they approve of him as the firm's leader has dropped since the job cuts.

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Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Redmond, WA, Cellphones, Electronics, Glassdoor, Facebook, Opinion

The Independent

UK police to start seizing drivers' mobile phones after all crashes

James Vincent is Science and Technology Reporter for The Independent online, and his work appears in print too.

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DNA India

Youth held for allegedly threatening ex-girlfriend with her semi-nude photograph

The LT Marg police on Saturday arrested a 24-year old garment trader for allegedly possessing semi-nude photograph of his former girlfriend and threatening to put her photograph on the Internet.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Wedding

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Bournemouth Echo

MP calls for trial of phone-free beaches

We need to put down our mobile offices, and where better to do that than Bournemouth beach, says Tobias Ellwood as he calls for "quiet zones" on seafront PROPOSALS to introduce mobile-free zones on parts of Bournemouth beach have been put forward by Bournemouth East MP Tobias Ellwood.

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Related Topix: BBC, Cellphones, Electronics

Wimmera Mail-Times

Yarriambiack Shire offers mobile phone black spot plea to Federal Government

YARRIAMBIACK Shire Council has ramped up its fight against mobile phone black spots with a plea to the Federal Government.

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics

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