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Old 16th October, 2008, 04:47 PM
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Google's Android OS Features Kill Switch

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Google's Android OS Features Kill Switch
Jason Mick (Blog) - October 16, 2008 9:49 AM

Just like the Apple with its iPhone, Google is looking to keep its Android phone programs under tight reins.... [Frontpage...]
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Hey look! It works! They just killed a ton of interest in android!
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Now, if only Microsoft could add that to their OSes. Think of all the malware that could be killed!

Heck, there's a whole bunch of cellphones that have a wipe switch built into them, so they can be wiped should they be stolen.
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I guess it all comes down to whose finger is on the switch and their intentions...
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