Police say Activation Lock anti-theft system in iOS 7 is helping reduce iPhone theft

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Jun 192014
 

Smart phone theft has been a huge problem for police, particularly the theft of Apple products. Apple has taken steps to help prevent this problem by introducing the new Activation Lock anti-theft system with iOS 7 to help prevent the re-use of stolen iOS devices. Continue reading »

Apple adopting anti-theft measures to prevent phone theft

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Apr 162014
 

According to a report from CNET, Many companies including Apple are trying to stop smartphone theft by entering into the Smartphone Anti-Theft Voluntary Commitment.

The CTIA trade group has proposed this anti-theft measure that will come preloaded or be available for download on new model smartphones. This tool will disable a stolen phone and will be made available by participating manufacturers and carriers. Continue reading »