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    Should Phone Jamming Be Illegal?

    Chris Pirillo

    by Chris Pirillo

    12 views - We've all been disrupted by jerks who don't know (or don't care) about the times that using a cellphone is inappropriate. Aside from popping some sucker in the chops for ignoring the protocols of public decency, using a device to jam a cellphone signal may seem like a great way to deal with the problem. But not so fast! The FCC says it's illegal to tamper with certain signals — including the ones emitted by cellphones. Do you think cellphone jamming should be so strictly regulated, or do you see it as a suppressed solution that needs to be legalized? There are definitely some pros and cons to both sides of the cellphone jamming controversy.

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