Discussing :: Protecting your phone at winter events

With some great winter events coming up, like Ohakune’s Mardi Gras 2013, happening Saturday June 29, staying in contact with friends is important. In fact, 92% of us bring our smartphones to events. I can only assume the other 8% haven’t jumped on the smartphone bandwagon… yet!  Most of us take our phones wherever we go – if they aren’t glued to our hand, they’re always nearby. But keeping your phone close doesn’t always mean that it’s safe. Nearly a third of us don’t have a password lock on our smartphone, and over a third of us don’t take any precaution at all to protect our smartphones. To... read full article


Protecting your phone at winter events

I haven't lost my phone yet cos' I keep it close like second skin.


My phone is so old most spam and viruses wouldn't know how to handle it...kinda like trying to play a CD on a gramaphone...


well not my loss exactly but my daughters, she has two phones lost to accidents, first one she accidentally dropped in a puddle her sony experia, was only two weeks old, and now the replacement, which parents kindly claimed on their insurance, she is out at a party and someone spills alcohol all over it, yep another one bites the dust.


What a better way to protect our mobiles than a Norton, have been tested for years and years on our PCs and laptops, pretty sure it will do the same on our mobiles... Cheers!!!


Well i havnt managed to lose my phone yet, touch wood!


I have always wondered about smart phone security, this sounds like a great product, good on you Norton for introducing it.


I have used trends-mirco phone security a year ago which has now expired and i havnt renewed it but im sure nortons will be just as good to keep it safe.


Thanks for article, learnt something new


I have lost my phone before--- but not as you would imagine. It fell out of my pocket and into the toliet.......was not able to be saved and I was gutted. Now I am very wary when I go to the loo.


Have not lost a phone yet!


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