Apple iPhones To Solve Their Own Theft?

A nightmare for thieves and data protectionists alike? Apple has applied for another patent on August 26 (see it HERE) that would allow them to capture information about a user as soon as they suspect unauthorized use. The patent “Biometric Capture for unauthorized User Identification” might allow your phone to solve its own theft. Information that could be collected, uploaded to a server and used to identify the unauthorized user: Fingerprints Pictures Videos Heart rate and data from the motion sensor Apparently, the current user would not be alarmed. I suspect that you would notice that your battery life seems shorter and that the temperature of the phone goes up… Read More

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