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You may not live in California, but should that state's legislature pass a bill mandating kill-switch technology for smartphones and tablets, the implications will be felt far beyond the borders of the Golden State.
The targeted apps have included the mobile versions of Facebook, Yahoo’s Flickr, LinkedIn and Twitter, according to reports in The New York Times, the Guardian and ProPublica.
The software, developed in 2008, would let the agency locate phones and remotely turn on cameras and mics.
Taiwan's antitrust agency says Apple interfered with iPhone pricing by three carriers.