May 13, 2013

New York State to Ask Smartphone Makers to Help Prevent Thefts

Concerned about an increase in smartphone thefts, the New York State attorney general, Eric T. Schneiderman, is trying to get the nationís largest cellphone makers to do more to discourage the thefts.

quotemarksright.jpgMr. Schneiderman will announce on Monday that he has sent letters to top executives of Apple, Google, Microsoft and Samsung seeking information from their offices about security protections, and asking for their cooperation in working on new measures to reduce theft.quotesmarksleft.jpg

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Previously: - Cellphone Thefts Grow, but the Industry Looks the Other Way

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