Messages that appear on stolen phones suggest the authorities are also being alerted.
Looters who stole iPhones from Apple stores are quickly realizing the gadgets have special security software. The phones display this message for thieves: "This device has been disabled and is being tracked. Local authorities will be alerted." https://t.co/FJ72tK9c80
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SOURCE: BBC News