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An employee shows Samsung's Galaxy S5 smartphone at a mobile phone shop in Seoul, South Korea last month. Major mobile manufacturers will soon add smartphone kill switches to their devices for free. (Lee Jin-man/AP/File)

Smartphone kill switches free on phones sold after July 2015

Smartphone kill switches will be provided by major mobile manufacturers as an anti-theft measure. The smartphone kill switches will be available on  smartphones sold in the US after July 2015. 
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