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Weekly Cell Phone News in Review—January 30, 2017

Want to Track Cellphones? Get a Warrant, Lawmakers Say Law enforcement cellphone tracking devices are coming under scrutiny in several states, where lawmakers have introduced proposals ranging from warrant requirements to an outright ban on the technology. Privacy and constitutional … Continue reading

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Weekly Cell Phone News in Review–November 2, 2015

Senators Investigating IRS Use of Cell Phone Tracking Device The IRS is under investigation by two top senators for secret cell phone tracking systems known as Stingrays. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley and ranking member Patrick Leahy are demanding … Continue reading

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Weekly Cell Phone News in Review–September 21, 2015

Following Apple’s Lead, Samsung Plans Its Own Phone Leasing Program, Cutting Out Carriers Samsung is looking to take another lesson from Apple’s playbook. The South Korean electronics giant is planning to launch a program for leasing its Galaxy phones in … Continue reading

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