Why You Should Never Lose Your Smartphone

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If you’re one of those people who tend to lose their phone shortly after putting it down, then you’ll want to read this.

According to a new study, if you lose your smartphone, you have a 50/50 chance of getting it back. But chances are much higher — nearly 100 percent — that whoever retrieves it will try to access your private information and apps.

According to a study by Symantec, 96 percent of people who picked up the lost phones tried to access personal or business data on the device. In 45 percent of cases, people tried to access the corporate email client on the device.

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