Kill Switch

Verizon, T-Mobile, And C Spire Wireless All Support Kill Switches

News | February 28, 2014 10:21 AM | by Tracy Lewis

Wireless carriers are starting to change their mind when it comes to mandating kill switches in smartphones. Earlier this year a California Senator proposed a bill that...

California Senator Proposes Bill To Make Kill Switches Mandatory In Smartphones

News | February 07, 2014 3:14 PM | by Tracy Lewis

Smartphone theft is an ongoing concern among users because the resale value of the devices are very high. In order to combat the problem, a Democratic Senator from California has proposed a bill to make the installation of kill switches in cell phones mandatory. The kill switch would enable a lost or stolen phone to be completely deactivated. The goal of the kill switch is not only the fact...