The Robot That Survived Hurricane Sandy

Apple Patents Anti-Theft Feature for iPhones

Apple filed a patent on a system to recognize they movement patterns of a phone being stolen and react appropriately. No telling if this concept will reach the market.

Anti-Theft Phone Case

The Indiegogo project Coyote Case is a little closer to being reality with it’s plan to put a thief-stopping siren on your iPhone.

Seagoing Robot Withstood Hurricane Sandy

A robot named Mercury withstood 70-knot winds 100 miles from shore to transmit real-time storm data as Hurricane Sandy passed over it.


  1. says

    I think the case detector would work better for me because I could take it off the phone. sometimes my kids grab my phone and run it to me if they hear it ringing and the phone wouldn’t know that it was running to me instead of away from me.