Remote Locking now supported by Android Device Manager

http://www.androidpolice.com/2013/09/23/full-remote-device-lockdown-is-now-live-in-the-android-device-manager-instantly-overrides-previous-lock-settings-with-specified-password/

Well that was fast. I've heard some praise (or brag) about the iPhone's new remote locking feature. Looks like Android won't be far behind. It's a Play Services update or something similar so everyone should get it soon without carrier or OEM interference.