Infographic: The Cost of Stolen Laptops

Here’s a sobering thought: According to anti-theft device maker Kensington, one in ten laptops will eventually be stolen.

I’ve been lucky – and I’ve even left my laptop in a crowded bar!

But laptop security is a serious thing: we’ve posted about insurance for mobile workers in the past, as well as 5 ways to protect your laptop when working on the move.

Here’s more about the cost of stolen laptops, tablets and smartphones in infographic form from Kensington. (Don’t you just love infographics?)

Oh, and when you’ve taken a look, let us know in the comments what steps you take to protect your devices and data.

The Cost of Stolen Laptops

(via ReadWriteWeb)

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