You have my iPhone and I know where you are


One minute Kevin Miller had his iPhone 3G with him at the sketchy Chicago bar where he and two  friends were taking a break from the Brickworld Lego convention.

Next minute it was gone.

The waitress was sympathetic, but the phone had vanished. As the minutes ticked by, the chances of getting it back looked more and more like a Jewish environmentalist’s chances of getting into the Nova Scotia cabinet.

But Miller had recently activated the Find My iPhone feature of Apple’s otherwise dubious MobileMe network. Using a friend’s laptop, Miller logged on to MobileMe and clicked the Find-my-iPhone link.

He picks up the amazing story here.