Make Your Gadgets Much Harder to Find and Steal

Trailhead sign with hiker heading out“Out of sight” isn’t enough.

By Rick Richardson

If you’re leaving a phone or tablet in your car for some reason, you probably put it in the glovebox or out of sight under something a fair bit less valuable. That’s just common sense.

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But in fact, your gadget’s Bluetooth may be making them way more visible than they ever could be with the naked eye.