London smartphone theft drops by 50% after ‘kill switch’ introduction – The Guardian

The Guardian
After Apple added a kill switch to its devices in September 2013, iPhone thefts specifically were down 40% in San Francisco and 25% in New York year-on-year. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA. Samuel Gibbs and agencies. @SamuelGibbs. Wednesday 11 February …
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