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Thieves nabbed by stolen Macbook

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Ah - a genuine feel good story from the New York Times.

Two would-be thieves made off with a selection of high-tech kit from a shared apartment, including an Apple laptop. When said item was spotted online the owner was able to login to another Mac and remotely control it, activating the built-in iSight camera and snap a picture of the perp.

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I was the technical lead on the Finextra family of web sites from 1999 to 2009. I'm at UCL these days supporting Moodle.

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