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iPhone theft drops significantly thanks to Activation Lock
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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...