Undercover Cops Are Selling iPhones On The Street To Get People To Stop Buying Stolen iPhones

In San Francisco police are trying a new tactic to disincentivize people from buying stolen iPhones: they're trapping them in undercover stings. Wearing plain clothes, the officers are going around certain city areas and selling iPhones which they readily indicate are stolen. When someone tries to buy one, they make… »4/28/13 8:00pm4/28/13 8:00pm

This Terrible Thief Used a Stolen iPhone to Take Pictures That Synced Back to the Owner's Computer

That's Nelson above. That's Nelson partying. That's Nelson with his girlfriend. All those pictures were taken with an iPhone he stole. Pictures that were sent back to the phone's original owner, Katy McCaffrey, through Photostream. McCaffrey posted a hilarious Facebook photo album detailing Nelson's various adventures… »5/25/12 5:40pm5/25/12 5:40pm

Private-I App Protects Your iPhone from the Dumbest Degenerates

If the chances of having your iPhone stolen by incredibly stupid thieves are pretty high, we recommend you download Private-I »9/19/08 2:00am9/19/08 2:00am. The $1 application shows up as an icon screaming "PRIVATE" in big red letters, which will allegedly lure your phone burglar into launching it. The app then loads up a fake screen that says…