Experts criticize US electronic devices ban on some flights from Middle East

Technologists say new rules against electronics ‘larger than a cellphone’ on flights from 10 airports seem illogical and at odds with basic computer science The US government’s unexpected ban on laptops, iPads and other electronics “larger than a cellphone” on certain flights has sparked criticisms from technology experts, who say the new rules appear to be at odds with basic computer science. Related: US forbids any device larger than cellphone on airlines from 13 countries Continue reading...