Please create an account to participate in the Slashdot moderation system

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Check out the brand new SourceForge HTML5 speed test! Test your internet connection now. Works on all devices. ×
AT&T

Submission + - US carriers finally doing something about cellphone theft (macworld.com)

zarmanto writes: In a move that is so long overdue that it boggles the mind, the FCC and the four largest cellular providers in the US state that they will be joining forces to combat cell phone theft. From TFA:

"Over the next six months, each of the four operators is expected to put in place a program to disable phones reported as stolen and within 18 months the FCC plans to help merge them into a central database in order to prevent a phone from being used on another carrier’s network."

This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

US carriers finally doing something about cellphone theft

Comments Filter:

There is no time like the present for postponing what you ought to be doing.

Working...