Only 9 shopping days until Christmas! I have at least half of my shopping still to do.  Naturally, I browsed online for some ideas and happened across an interesting item– the Mac and PC Phone Home program available for download at  It makes such good sense! The Columbia University Public Safety website shares the story of a student who had his Mac stolen at LAX, but with the help of the police and the Phone Home program the perpetrator was brought to justice! I do certainly wish I had Phone Home on my Mac iBook 6 years ago– that beautiful piece of equipment was stolen and never found.

I also came across a sticker you can put on your computer….