"A British friend of mine was walking down a quiet street in New York City using the map on his iPhone, when a mugger demanded his valuables. Having had a few beers, my mate said to the mugger, "I'll give you my stuff, but could I just have my SIM card out of my phone. It's going to be of no use to you but I'm travelling and it's got all my addresses and contact numbers." Amazingly the mugger agreed and they spent the next five minutes working on how to get the SIM out - not an easy task on an iPhone. When the SIM was handed over, my mate even thanked the thief as he walked away..."