Skip to: Content
Skip to: Site Navigation
Skip to: Search


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. 
Could you pass a US Citizenship test?
 

More Latest News Wires

  • Weekly review of global news and ideas
  • Balanced, insightful and trustworthy
  • Subscribe in print or digital

Special Offer

 

Editors' picks:

Become a fan! Follow us! Google+ YouTube See our feeds!