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4 hrs ago | Evening News

Police urge people to lock up after walk-in burglaries in Norwich's Golden Triangle

Police are urging people living in the Golden Triangle area of Norwich to be on their guard following two walk-in burglaries.

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Related Topix: Electronics

8 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Shannon Beador bans mobile phones due to safety? 'RHOC' star's kid without cell

Shannon Beador revealed a new type of parenting when she started on "The Real Housewives of Orange County ."

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics, Family, Parenting

11 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

Kill Switches Coming to Cell Phones to Help Lower Thefts

Smartphones sold in the U.S. after July 2015 will have a so-called kill switch. The features will allow owners to remotely delete data and make their smartphone inoperable if the phone is lost or stolen.

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Related Topix: Electronics

11 hrs ago | RedOrbit

US Mobile Phones Will Come Standard With Kill...

One line from the otherwise regrettable "The Hangover Part III" rings true for most of us.

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Related Topix: Electronics, The Hangover Part III, Zach Galifianakis, AT&T

15 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

Miley Cyrus sends fans 5 a.m. hospital selfie

Miley Cyrus pulled out her cell phone at 5 a.m Thursday to show her Instagram followers what early morning looks like in the hospital.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Medicine, Wichita, KS

16 hrs ago | PC World

Facebook users targeted by iBanking Android trojan app

Cybercriminals have started using a sophisticated Android Trojan app designed for e-banking fraud to target Facebook users, possibly in an attempt to bypass the two-factor authentication protection on the social network.

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Electronics

17 hrs ago | The Age

Human microchipping: under your skin

Thousands of technology enthusiasts use it as the ultimate app, enabling them to lock and unlock their homes, cars, computers and mobile phones with a simple wave of a hand.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Science / Technology, RFID News, Robots

22 hrs ago | Tay AM

Ferry Disaster: Desperate Texts During Sinking

Mobile phone footage and messages from passengers suggest they were advised to stay stay where they were as they vessel listed severely to one side.

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Related Topix: Boat Disaster, Cellphones, Electronics

22 hrs ago | Key 103

Ferry Disaster: Desperate Text...

Mobile phone footage and messages from passengers suggest they were advised to stay stay where they were as they vessel listed severely to one side.

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Related Topix: Boat Disaster, Cellphones, Electronics

Yesterday | Daily Mail

Two 'fetish' video models arrested for 'cutting off the heads of...

Drama on the Royal tour: Pair 'acting suspiciously' and harassing crowd just meters from Kate and William are stopped and searched by police 'Women with large chests are expected to wear turtlenecks': Mother's outrage after Disneyland worker 'humiliated' her by ordering her to cover up cleavage before going on rides Family of Utah woman accused of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Columbus Short, Electronics

Wed Apr 16, 2014

CBS Local

Wireless Phone Providers Agree To "Kill Switch" On Cell Phones

BALTIMORE - A major step to stop violent smart phone thefts. The nation's biggest wireless companies agree to put a kill switch in every new phone to make it useless if it's stolen.

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Related Topix: Electronics, T Rowe Price Group, Financial Services, Investment Services, Towson, MD

Daily Mail

We put cell phones before sex: The typical American revealed

'We need to take advantage of this chance': Emails show how Samsung saw Steve Jobs' death as a business opportunity 'Bipolar' Boston bomb hoaxer appears in court and is sentenced to a mental evaluation after leaving a rice cooker filled with confetti at the finish line on the one-year anniversary According to a results from a survey by Statista , ... (more)

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics

Reuters

Cell phone search case is easy call for Supreme Court

Later this month , the court will doff their robes and don their scuba gear to dive to the bottomless depths of the Fourth Amendment and determine whether police can search your mobile phone without a warrant, upon arresting you.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Journalism

CBS Local

Exploding Cell Phone Battery Injures Woman At Hialeah Gym

It's something you hope would never happen to you. Surveillance video shows smoke pouring out of a man's pocket after a cell phone battery exploded.

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics

The Gazette

Colorado Springs police search for suspect in robbery at cell phone store

Detectives believe the man could be linked to a string of robberies targeting cell phone and electronic stores in Colorado Springs.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Colorado Springs, CO

Hispanic Business

One Old Cell Phone in a Landfill is One Too Many

Almost 582,000 devices were recovered through the Recycle My Cell program in 2013.

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics

Portland Tribune

AT&T cell tower proposal appealed

Clackamas County's recent approval of an AT&T cell phone tower just outside of Oregon City has met with a bevy of backlash from homeowners surrounding the would-be 150-foot structure.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Clackamas County, OR, Oregon City, OR

The Indian Express

Karbonn says it has reached a stage where setting up a plant in India makes sense

Karbonn is India's third largest smartphone maker and fourth largest mobile phone manufacturer according to research firm IDC's data released in February.

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics, Science / Technology, CPU

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Thanh Nein News

Smartphone makers agree on - kill switch' to deter thefts

Apple Inc., AT&T Inc. and 11 other smartphone makers and wireless companies agreed to offer technology next year that would let customers remotely wipe data from their devices and render them inoperable when stolen.

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Related Topix: Electronics, Criminal Defense Law, Law, US News, US House of Representatives, Jose Serrano, Democrat, US Politics, US Senate, Amy Klobuchar

CIO

Giving Cell Phones to Low-Income Households Could Create $11B in Jobs, Study Finds

CIO - Providing cell phones to some 17,000,000 of the United States ' poorest households without such devices could help bread-earners find new work and generate as much as $11 billion in wages, as well as boost those families' overall safety, according to a new study.

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Electronics, Prison, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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