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iPhone theft drops significantly thanks to Activation Lock
Activation Lock FTW

iPhone theft drops significantly thanks to Activation Lock

Harish Jonnalagadda 11

The introduction of Activation Lock was credited by the FCC in December as the main factor behind the reduction in iPhone-related theft, and new data suggests that the trend has continued since. The latest numbers reveal a decline of 40 percent in the number of iPhones stolen in San Francisco and 25 percent in New York between September 2013 and September 2014. The number of iPhones...

Are Finland's economic woes the fault of Apple?
iPhone beats Nokia, iPad beats paper, paper beats rock

Are Finland's economic woes the fault of Apple?

Joseph Keller 23

Finland's prime minister Alexander Stubb has said that Apple could be responsible for the recent downgrade to Finland's sovereign debt rating. Stubb says that Finland's weak economic development was primarily due to the demise of Nokia, as well as the troubles of the country's paper industry. These developments he attributes to the rise of Apple's iPhone and iPad, Stubb told CNBC...