Theft

08.26.15
Former 'Game of War' exec arrested for stealing company secrets
08.26.15

Former 'Game of War' exec arrested for stealing company secrets

An executive at the company that makes 'Game of War' was grabbed at the airport after downloading confidential files.

By D. Cooper,   08.26.15
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07.31.15
Former Mt. Gox CEO arrested in Japan over missing bitcoin
07.31.15

Former Mt. Gox CEO arrested in Japan over missing bitcoin

And in the case of the missing bitcoin, Tokyo police are apparently pointing the finger at former Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles

By R. Lawler,   07.31.15
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07.02.15
Silk Road investigator pleads guilty to stealing bitcoins
07.02.15

Silk Road investigator pleads guilty to stealing bitcoins

Carl Force just pleaded guilty to a swindle worthy of a hollywood thriller.

By D. Cooper,   07.02.15
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05.14.15
Your Apple Watch can be reset pretty easily (update)
05.14.15

Your Apple Watch can be reset pretty easily (update)

Apple's Activation Lock made the iPhone less desirable to thieves, since they'd also need your App...

By S. Dent,   05.14.15
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04.29.15
Land Rover fails in its bid to block Chinese copycats
04.29.15

Land Rover fails in its bid to block Chinese copycats

China is famous for many things, but a deeply-held respect for the concept of intellectual propert...

By D. Cooper,   04.29.15
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04.14.15
Showing off 'Grand Theft Auto V' for PC comes with a high price
04.14.15

Showing off 'Grand Theft Auto V' for PC comes with a high price

If someone accidentally puts some personal information online, you'd hope that others wouldn't pre...

By D. Cooper,   04.14.15
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02.24.15
Electron microscopes stop thieves from covering their tracks
02.24.15

Electron microscopes stop thieves from covering their tracks

Ask the police and they'll tell you that serial numbers seldom help catch thieves -- dedicated cro...

By J. Fingas,   02.24.15
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02.11.15
Smartphone 'kill switches' are reducing thefts in big cities
02.11.15

Smartphone 'kill switches' are reducing thefts in big cities

See that shiny flagship phone dangling from the stranger's back pocket? You should think twice abo...

By D. Cooper,   02.11.15
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02.06.15
Chrome OS lets you lock lost or stolen computers
02.06.15

Chrome OS lets you lock lost or stolen computers

Losing a gadget sucks, but having to change all your passwords to make sure no thief gets to your...

By M. Moon,   02.06.15
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