New Apple IPhones May be Able to Protect Themselves

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According to Chris Foresman at Arstechnica.com, future iPhones may be able to protect themselves and warn their users sorta like Lo-Jack.

Apple has applied for a patent on a method to differentiate between authorized and unauthorized users of a particular iOS device. Once an unauthorized user is detected, the device can then automatically disable certain features or send notifications to Twitter or other services.

HAL 2001
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All I can think of is HAL.. “Dave. What are you doing Dave?”

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