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AirTalk for December 27, 2013

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California Lawmaker Considers Bill Banning Conventional Light Bulbs
2014 may be the last year of the good old-fashion incandescent light bulb, as increased efficiency standards established by 2007 federal law are effectively shutting down the light bulb’s manufacture.
The use of magnetic strips on the back of cards has been blamed in part for the security breach at Target; security experts say its time to look again at the use of chip-and-PIN.
Economists Scott Savage and Donald Waldman asked, 'How much are you willing to pay for an app that protects your privacy?' in their study, “The Value of Online Privacy.”
Larry and KPCC film critics Tim Cogshell and Henry Sheehan review the Christmas releases, including The Wolf of Wall Street, August: Osage County, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty and more.

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