Tourist's funny blog revenge on phone thief

2013-08-01 14:45

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London - A German tourist who had her smartphone pinched from a beach on Ibiza has taken revenge on the thief by turning pictures of his life into a blog.

The Telegraph reports that after returning home to Germany, the young woman discovered that photographs of the robber and his home city Dubai were automatically uploaded to her "Dropbox" file storage space from her stolen HTC smartphone.

"Back in Germany, a few days after Christmas, four months after the Ibiza trip, I turned on my computer and noticed 15 new pictures inside my Dropbox camera upload folder. Long story short: the thief of my smartphone didn't delete my Dropbox app, not to mention my login data. Every photo he takes appears instantly on my computer," she writes on the blog.

The woman decided to launch a revenge blog, called "life of a stranger who stole my phone", after the robber used her phone to log in to Facebook account in order to chat her up, leaving his name, Hafid and his contact details.

"What really made me wonder about his stupidity, was when I found out that he entered my Facebook account AND sent me a personal message from his own account to hit on me," she wrote. "That's why I know his name is Hafid."

The blog is a truly hilarious act of revenge, as photos of Hafid and friends are posted with humorous captions like "celebrate good crimes, come on!" and "Who's gotcha phone? I Hafid!"

Check it out for yourself.

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