iPhone photos way better, Romanian highway heist

Former Google exec Vic Gundotra praises Apple iPhone 7 Plus camera, says Android photography years behind — Former chief of Android Vic Gundotra has praised Apple for its camera on the iPhone 7 Plus, and panned the Android ecosystem for a slow march in photography technology because of how innovations need to propagate across the entire codebase. [Yeh-yah!]Romanian gang arrested for stealing US$590,000 in Apple iPhones from a moving truck — Police in the Netherlands have arrested a gang of Romanian thieves suspected of stealing iPhones worth €500,000 (US$590,000), with the gang said to have used a high-risk technique of breaking into the back door of delivery trucks while they were still in motion on a highway.
Five men were arrested at a holiday cottage in Ede, the Netherlands, which was used as a hideout to store the iPhones as well as a modified van thought to be used by the gang for the heists. According to De Telegraaf, the gang is thought to have been in operation since early 2015, and may have attacked 17 trucks and delivery vehicles in that time.

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