Joshua Kaufman, an Oakland interaction designer, reported the theft in March. But police only acted on Tuesday after Mr Kaufman's blog on the theft attracted news media attention.
When you activate tracking, Hidden will locate your stolen computer anywhere on the planet, collect photos of the thief and screen shots of the computer in use. (We also collect lots of nerdy network information, but we won’t bore you with the details!)
The Hidden team will also help you work with the police when recovering your stolen computer.
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