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3D printers scam $400,000 from bank customers

09/23/2011, Who would have thought that 3D printer technology could actually be used for a more nefarious purpose compared to churning out cute looking sculptures that you always had swimming around in your head but never had the means to get around creating it in...

Smart Meters deter electricity theft

09/13/2011, Thieves don’t just steal money – they get away with just about anything and everything that they think has value to them (or someone else), and when it comes to energy, this is not exempt, too. Whenever you drop by developing countries,...

Texting and driving do not mix

08/19/2011, We all know that it is not wise to mix texting and driving together – after all, you cannot split your concentration both ways and be 100% sure that you will be able to arrive at your destination without causing any harm to people around you –...

Verizon Launches Its Mobile Recovery Service

09/20/2010, It’s a few days later than expected, but Verizon has officially announced its Mobile Recovery service which is touted as “a web-and-phone-based application that will help customers in the event they lose or misplace their phones.” The...

Apple Refuse To Return Stolen iPhone Back To Owner

01/02/2010, Would you be happy if Apple managed to retrieve your lost iPhone? If you are, you’re perfectly normal. A person called Alisa was robbed a while ago, and later got an email from Apple notifying her that someone had filed a request for her stolen...

Burglars GPS-tracked via stolen iPhone

07/30/2009, Three teenage burglars were arrested after they were tracked by the Police, thanks to an iPhone GPS tracking application installed on a device that they had stolen earlier by John Martig (one of the theft victims). The trio were part of a small group that...