Theft

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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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02.03.15
London has a real problem with thieves targeting keyless cars
02.03.15

London has a real problem with thieves targeting keyless cars

If you own a new car, there's a good chance that it features some form of keyless security. Whethe...

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01.30.15
British thieves stole DVDs from a supermarket by mailing them home
01.30.15

British thieves stole DVDs from a supermarket by mailing them home

Before we start, we know that crime is wrong and that theft is a serious issue. That said, the len...

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01.08.15
Chinese authorities arrest thieves who dug hole into Beijing warehouse and stole 240 iPhone 6 units
01.08.15

Chinese authorities arrest thieves who dug hole into Beijing warehouse and stole 240 iPhone 6 units

There is no shortage of stories involving enterprising and boneheaded criminals coming up with all s...

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12.08.14
Thieves swipe over 1 million smartphones in the US each year
12.08.14

Thieves swipe over 1 million smartphones in the US each year

If you suspected that smartphone theft was becoming an epidemic in the US... well, you're right. T...

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