Lileks: Make phone thieves believe kill switch is literally lethal

  • by: JAMES LILEKS , Star Tribune
  • Updated: May 10, 2014 - 4:32 PM

The Legislature is considering a requirement to force all new cellphones to have a kill switch. If the phone is stolen, you can remotely command it to turn into a useless slab. This is intended to combat phone theft.

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