Earlier this month, Google officially announced it’s plans to put out a device locator feature, similar to Apple’s ‘Find my iPhone” app. The free app is called Android Device Manager, and it’s available now for your mobile device running Android version 2.2 or higher. At the very least, this app will show you just how […]
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With Smartphone Thefts Rising, Are Carriers Doing Enough?
By Chris Cooper on May 6, 2013 in Protect Your Phone
Last year, a lawsuit was brought against wireless provider AT&T, claiming that it and other cell carriers aren’t doing much in the way of tracking down and disabling stolen phones. The plaintiffs alleged that wireless carriers turned a blind eye in order to sell new service to the thieves bringing stolen phones into stores while selling new […]
Lost Smartphones [infographic]
By Chris Cooper on February 25, 2013 in Protect Your Phone
Have you ever lost a phone? Losing a smartphone today means the loss of phone numbers, photos, and other personal information. Check out these stats from Lookout: