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    Exclamation Stolen cellphones in US will soon become useless

    Stolen cellphones in US will soon become useless


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    Wednesday, Apr 11, 2012

    WASHINGTON - United States wireless carriers representing 90 per cent of subscribers will announce the creation of a database of unique cellphone IDs to help prevent theft and re-activation of stolen or lost devices, which often contain sensitive personal data.
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    They should have a self destruct feature like in Mission Impossible.

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    we need a common "platform".. that is for sure.
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    Would love to inplant a bomb into the phones to setoff on the thieves......

    I think all along it can be done, just whether the telcos want to anot.... (not referring to the bomb thingy).

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    Quote Originally Posted by Maruku View Post
    Would love to inplant a bomb into the phones to setoff on the thieves......

    I think all along it can be done, just whether the telcos want to anot.... (not referring to the bomb thingy).
    and failure means it kills you.. not the thief
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    Quote Originally Posted by booest View Post
    and failure means it kills you.. not the thief

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    Quote Originally Posted by Maruku View Post
    Would love to inplant a bomb into the phones to setoff on the thieves......

    I think all along it can be done, just whether the telcos want to anot.... (not referring to the bomb thingy).
    If everyone board a flight with a cellphone...
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    less 1 excuse to buy new phone lol
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    Clearly a few hundred dollars means nothing to these people who lost their phone due to their carelessness therefore they deserve to lose it.
    Why should others be responsible for another person's carelessness?
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