Stolen iPad SELF hapless robbers sent via iCloud




A group of teenagers in the city of Houston, Texas, made an attack on the American Randy Schaefer. As a result he lost his iPad, MacBook and $ 5000. Thanks to iCloud service within a few hours at Randy have pictures of criminals.


As the owner of the iPad, the group caught by his own stupidity. “After a robbery, they went to a nearby Burger King and shot himself in the photo, posing with the stolen money – says Schaefer. – Images are automatically downloaded via iCloud to all my gadgets. ”




American criminals posted photos on the site Reddit, where they were immediately recognized. One of the users of the service said that learns “with these halfwits” in the same class.

“Guys have removed yourself in the photo and do not even guessed that the iPad can send their photos via remote storage to other devices”, – says the owner of the gadget.

Schaefer has already appealed to the police, who launched an investigation. With so much evidence capture hapless robbers – a matter of time.

Cloud services Apple is not the first time the owners of rescue iPhone, iPad and MacBook in Texas. In September last year in the northwest Houston police have successfully tracked and intercepted the hijacked SUV, in which there was a child of five. The car was found, thanks to technology Find My Phone and iPad.

The child’s father parked the car near a shopping center and a few minutes went to the store, leaving open the car with the key in the ignition. Hijacker took this oversight. Fortunately, the cabin is the iPhone, which resulted in the discovery and location of the machine.

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