LapLok - the world's first portable anti-theft device for laptops & tablets
Secure your laptop whenever and wherever you are
The world is shifting to remote work.
“25% of all professional jobs in North America will be remote by the end of 2022, and remote opportunities will continue to increase through 2023.” (Ladders)
Where working remotely has its obvious advantages—no more time suck commutes, more flexibility, better work-life balance, and a reduced need for an office space. It does pose a challenge for workers who love to work from ‘anywhere’ including bustling coffee shops and crowded shared workspaces—laptop security.
While it’s easy to leave your office desk to grab lunch, answer nature’s call, or just get some blood pumping—when you’re working from ‘anywhere’ that’s not a liberty you can take.
A laptop is stolen every 53 seconds and costs US businesses over $5 Billion in losses. (Gartner)
What’s worse is that monetary losses aren’t the only thing you need to worry about. According to CIO:
- 56% of stolen computers result in a data breach
- 50% of IT managers don’t use full disk encryption (or turned off), so data is left to chance
- 9 days is the average takes to get fully functional after a laptop is stolen/lost
- 45% of all healthcare breaches came from a stolen or lost device
Most of the laptop thefts happen in public locations, such as airports, cafés, restaurants, and common shared spaces. So, if you’re digging that digital nomad life, or just working from anywhere—securing your laptop is more important than ever.
This is why we created LapLok.
The ultimate pocket-sized anti-theft device designed to conveniently secure your laptop any time, any place.
LapLok makes it easy for you to move around while working remotely because you know your device and data aren’t going anywhere—no matter how hard a thief might try.
LapLok Goes Wherever You Go
LapLok is strong, portable, lightweight, and extremely easy to use. It weighs just under a pound and is about the size of a smartphone, so you can easily slide it into your backpack and be on your way.
Works with all Laptops
LapLok can be easily attached to all laptops, it also fits all tables/working stations. Secure the lock’s arm plate on the base of your device, set your unique PIN, and lock the LapLok into place. And you’re done.
A 100-Decibel Optional Alarm Alerts You of Snatchers
If a snatcher attempts to steal your device, LapLok emits a 100-decibel alarm that alerts you and others around you of the theft. You can adjust the volume of the alarm as you see fit.
No more Bulky Cable Ties
It’s 2022. Stop using archaic anti-theft laptop solutions. Ditch the bulky cable tie that doesn’t even fit most laptops and get a LapLok—made to perfectly fit every laptop.
Secure all Your Devices with the Productivity Bundle
Secure your bag with BagLok, just connect the loop to your LapLok device, and secures your bag seamlessly. You can also easily set up your mobile device with our phone holster as you work.
A Closer Look at LapLok
LapLok has two main parts.
The mounting arm: This is what sticks to your laptop and helps secure your device when you’re working remotely
The LapLok device: This is where the magic happens. It’s where you enter your PIN and where the alarm sounds from
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What’s it Made of?
Ultra-strong glass-filled nylon plastic
Weighs 14oz (just under 1 LB)
LapLok is 7.5"tall, 4" wide, and 1.3" thick
How Does it Work?
LapLok works as an easy-on, easy-off solution.
- Install a semi-permanent adhesive to your laptop base
- Let that sit for 24 hours
- Go out to work wherever you want
- Find a good place to sit and swing out the adhesive mounting arm over the table
- Put the arm in the mouth of the LapLok device, adjust the device to the height of the table
- Press the [secure] button and consider your laptop secure
- When you’re done for the day, enter your PIN and unlock the device
- Store it in your bag for the next day
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Who is LapLok For?
1. Remote Workers: Professionals who aren’t tied to an office space and work wherever the day takes them. Workers who care about protecting their devices and data.
2. Businesses Who’ve Gone Remote: Are most of your employees working remotely? LapLok helps protect their valuable data and company-issued devices.
3. Students: Take bathroom and snack breaks without worrying about your device. Study for finals and work on your presentations without the added worry of your securing your laptop.
Where Can You use LapLok?
How Does LapLok Compare to Other Anti-Theft Devices?
Why Businesses Need LapLok
Remote businesses can enhance their team’s productivity by providing them with the LapLok security bundle. The bundle ensures that your workers don’t have to worry about data and device protection and can focus all their energy on the tasks at hand.
The productivity bundle includes:
3. Phone Holster
Get Your LapLok Reimbursed
Employees of remote companies can request reimbursement on their LapLok device from their management. Explain how the anti-theft device provides better physical device security and enhances your productivity and get your money back on the office expense.
We even drafted the reimbursement letter for you.
What Beta Testers Love about LapLok
Dennis Durco, CEO/Rysenia Capital
“My work on my laptop is an imperative part of my job functionality as an executive. I have extremely confidential data on my device so the idea of having a security tool that allows me to work without worry of leaving my laptop in the open is of extreme value to me. I have used LapLok and believe this is a great solution for the modern-day work from anywhere world”.
Katie Dirksen, Executive Producer, Radiant Experience Design
“I work as an executive event planner all over the world. I am always in a situation where I need to leave my laptop out in public at a major event and have struggled with the situation of taking it with me when I have to run off somewhere at the conference. LapLok is of tremendous value to me as a convenient way to leave my belongings in public while I do my job”
Grant Harris, Senior Manager, Accenture
“As a former Chief Information Security Officer, I believe that LapLok can dramatically help increase our worker productivity & save our business money by reducing LapLok theft which checks of my need for physical device security. After testing LapLok, I believe it’s the perfect blend of user convenience (easy to use) and anti-theft security functionality”.
Jeff Music, CISO, Reliaquest
“As a veteran in the business world and current security executive whom travels frequently. I see a huge benefit to LapLok to enable productivity and dimmish risk to the business. Physical security used to mean a security guard, 4-office walls, and an alarm system. Those days are deal. LapLok is the only security tool specifically designed for the work from anywhere world”.
Ryan Hervey, VP of Sales, Tanium
“I run a large team of sales executives whom sell complex cyber security software. Having a product those poses good cyber hygiene is a pillar of our company culture. LapLok enables my team to work more productive and more secure than before. In a sense, that is what our software enables so it’s a great fit for our business”.
The Team Behind LapLok
LapLok is the brainchild of father-son duo Paul & Ryan Angott who have secured a $20,000 grant from the state of MI. They’ve also self-funded $250,000 into product design and development and 4 years of their lives to create LapLok.
The dad, Paul Angott has an honorary Ph.D. and was voted Entrepreneur of the Year in Michigan in 2011. He holds 42 patents and has successfully sold over $100 Million of his patented products in his career including several security products.
The son, Ryan Angott hails from the cyber security industry with experience in sales and marketing, he has sold over $24 Million dollars of complex security software in the last 6 years.
What You Get in the Box
- Laptop attaching metal arm strap & primer stick
- Secure online password recovery system
- Mount arm strap holster
- Rubber feet for laptop
- Long-lasting lithium batteries
- Soft cloth LapLok storage bag