CTIA hopes to deter smartphone theft with global, multi-carrier common database for lost and...


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Cell phone theft is among the fastest-growing crime segments in the US -- and likely elsewhere too. To that end services like Android Device Manager, Find My iPhone and others aim to help users locate stolen devices or at least...

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Didn't I just read an article on here saying carriers didn't care?
Someone please correct me if I'm wrong.


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It's mentioned and linked to in the post, third paragraph.