10 Tips for Preventing Laptop and Mobile Device Theft

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For many people, the theft or loss of even a single laptop computer, cell phone or tablet can be devastating – unless you take some common-sense measures to mitigate the damage ahead of time. It’s not just the cost of the lost device itself. If there is confidential, proprietary or personally identifiable information on the device – or readily accessible through it – you could risk seeing your identity stolen. Here are some tips to help prevent mobile device theft: 1. Don’t let strangers “borrow” your phone or computer to look up directions or send an e-mail. There are cases…
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Pokémon Go and the Dangers to Your Business

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The Pokémon Go craze has exposed people who play the game to new dangers that have previously not been associated with mobile phone apps. But while many of these perils are associated with individuals who actually play the game, companies also have a lot to lose because of the game. To play Pokémon Go, players follow their phone’s GPS, which leads them to various places in the real world where they encounter and capture in-game creatures called Pokémon. In their zeal to catch these virtual critters, players have been robbed at gunpoint after walking into alleyways, been shot at for…
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