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Smartphone theft is on the rise and is becoming ever more violent, especially in major cities, TechHive reports. To fight this epidemic, lawmakers and law enforcers have finally persuaded smartphone giants to fully adopt the “kill switch”- software that completely disables a device after it is stolen.
ALBANY, N.Y. – New crime data show Apple’s addition of a “kill switch” to its iPhones last September has sharply reduced robberies and thefts, authorities said Thursday. 580 more words