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US Sets Plan to Block Reuse of Stolen Cellphones

Posted April 10th, 2012 at 9:50 am (UTC-5)
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The United States is creating a computerized list of stolen cellphones, part of a new campaign to curb their theft. Cellphone use is widespread in the United States, but theft of the costly handheld devices is one of the fastest growing crimes in the world’s largest economy. But the government’s Federal Communications Commission says it […]

India Approves Anti-Terror Database

Posted June 6th, 2011 at 5:30 pm (UTC-5)
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India’s Cabinet Committee on Security on Monday approved the creation of a long-awaited electronic anti-terror database. The committee, chaired by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, agreed “in principle” to create the National Intelligence Grid that will merge separate databases into one massive shared resource of information, including travel records, tax returns, credit card purchases, and immigration […]

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