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Court keeps cellphone network ‘kill switch’ a secret

This could be the government's doing.

This could be the government’s doing.

It only took one sentence for the United States Court of Appeals to keep the federal government’s emergency plan to disable cellular service a secret. It was a very long sentence, but it got the job done.

This ruling reinforces the Department of Homeland Security’s attempts to block Freedom of Information Act requests that it feels will endanger public safety.

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Apple Makes Its Samsung Non-Apology A Lot More Boring In UK Papers

Apple Makes Its Samsung Non-Apology A Lot More Boring In UK Papers

Nothing like a normal Apple advertisement, is it?

Apple’s statement regarding its battle against the Samsung Galaxy Tab in the United Kingdom has begun to appear in British newspapers today. You’ll have to search carefully if you want to find it, however. Like the statement the company made on its website earlier this month, this one appears without any Apple branding, and with a dull Arial font that attempts to disappear into the background.

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