Anti theft

07.17.12
Google patents Project Glass motion-based theft detection, locks up if it feels 'unnatural' movement
07.17.12

Google patents Project Glass motion-based theft detection, locks up if it feels 'unnatural' movement

We know that you're never gonna take your Google glasses off, but if some nefarious lout feels dif...

By D. Cooper,   07.17.12
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07.10.12
Apple granted patent for accelerometer-aided theft-detection system
07.10.12

Apple granted patent for accelerometer-aided theft-detection system

Despite the added risk brought on by Apple's Find My iPhone feature, the iOS handset remains a fre...

By Z. Honig,   07.10.12
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06.05.12
Intel demos Bluetooth-based anti-theft alarm for Ultrabooks, we go hands-on (video)
06.05.12

Intel demos Bluetooth-based anti-theft alarm for Ultrabooks, we go hands-on (video)

We interrupt our wall-to-wall laptop and Windows 8 coverage to bring you some news about... chips....

By D. Wollman,   06.05.12
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04.20.11
That hotel towel you're stealing might have an RFID chip in it
04.20.11

That hotel towel you're stealing might have an RFID chip in it

For many travelers, stealing hotel towels or bathrobes is more pastime than petty crime. Hotels, o...

By A. Toor,   04.20.11
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08.06.09
Nokia N97 Cityman disguise knocks N97 back a good two or three years technologically
08.06.09

Nokia N97 Cityman disguise knocks N97 back a good two or three years technologically

Americans probably associate Motorola-style brick phones with... well, Motorola, but Nokia had an e...

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08.06.09
Nokia N97 Cityman disguise knocks N97 back a good two or three years technologically
08.06.09

Nokia N97 Cityman disguise knocks N97 back a good two or three years technologically

Americans probably associate Motorola-style brick phones with... well, Motorola, but Nokia had an e...

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03.31.09
Ericsson's F3607gw wake-on wireless HSPA module offers remote kill switch and recovery for laptops
03.31.09

Ericsson's F3607gw wake-on wireless HSPA module offers remote kill switch and recovery for laptops

The big CTIA Wireless show in Vegas continues to crank out mobility news with the launch of Ericsso...

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