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1 min ago | KSAT-TV San Antonio

Smart phone theft on rise

A TOTAL OF 310,000 JOBS ADDED OVER THE YEAR. THEFTS ON THE RISE. CONSUMER REPORTS ESTIMATES MORE THAN $3 MILLION WORTH WERE STOLEN IN THE PAST YEAR.

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10 hrs ago | Macworld

Build a custom lock screen to save your iPhone, your iPad, or even your life

If someone finds your lost iPhone or iPad, the first thing they'll do is turn it on.

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Related Topix: iPod touchiPad App, Lock Screen, Wallpapers, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Ipad, Science / Technology, iCloud

15 hrs ago | Kirkville

iCloud Is Bloated

I've written recently about iCloud; about how it's a black hole that swallows up your data and documents , and how Apple is stingy with storage .

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Related Topix: iCloud, Science / Technology, Apple, Startups, iPod, iBooks, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, iPod touchiPad App, Dropbox

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Python

pyicloud 0.4.0

It's powered by the fantastic [requests] HTTP library. At its core, PyiCloud connects to iCloud using your username and password, then performs calendar and iPhone queries against their API.

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CIO

Kill Switch Proposals Finally Force Wireless Industry's Hand

Good news: You're finally going to be getting that theft-deterring kill switch as a standard feature on your mobile device.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

NBC Dallas

Consumer Reports: Stolen Smart Phones

Smart phone thefts are way up. Based on a just-released survey, Consumer Reports estimates the number of stolen phones nearly doubled in the past year to 3.1 million.

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The Plain Dealer

Two fight for cellphone in the middle of Cleveland Heights street

Two men fought in the middle of the street over a cellphone and police eventually tracked the stolen iPhone to a second-hand phone dealer in East Cleveland, reports say.

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The Times-Tribune

Police: Man pilfered home of Dunmore police chief's parents

With assistance from the GPS tracker on an iPhone, Dunmore police arrested an Olyphant man who allegedly broke into the home of the borough police chief's parents.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Wireless industry makes anti-theft commitment

CTIA-The Wireless Association announced that under a "Smartphone Anti-Theft Voluntary Commitment," the companies including Apple Inc., Samsung Electronics Co., Verizon Wireless, AT&T Inc., U.S. Cellular Corp., Sprint Corp. and T-Mobile US Inc. have agreed to provide a free preloaded or downloadable anti-theft tool on smartphones sold in the U.S.

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Related Topix: Wireless, Emerging Technology, Startups, Apple, Criminal Defense Law, Law, iPod touchiPad App, iPad App, iPhone App, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App, Health

Mon Apr 14, 2014

International Business Times

Issues on Undelivered Text Messages (iMessage) When Switching From iPhone to Android

This causes the messages for your number to go through the Apple servers prior to your phone.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Observer & Eccentric

Birmingham Police Calls

Officers located the vehicle in a parking lot off of Haynes Street. Officers approached the vehicle and found that the man, a 60-year-old resident from Bloomfield Hills, was holding a pellet gun with a scope.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

ReporterNews.com

Club News 4/12/2014

Welcome to Club News, a weekly roundup of the latest news in the Big Country. To be included: in 75 words or less, send meeting highlights, guest speakers, officers elected, donations made or received, etc.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

I Still Can't Believe How We Recovered A Lost iPhone From A Taxi In Only 25 Minutes

While she searched her purse and jacket again, I signed into her account on iCloud.com and activated the Find My iPhone app.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Huffington Post

Meaghan McGoldrick: An Open Letter to the Class of 2014: Treat Yourself

This is it. One month 'til May and, odds are, you're feeling numb and nauseated.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

SFGate

Click City, Episode 47: Chasing answers to strange vehicle

From his upstairs bunk, Peyton stared at the blinking light on the Find My iPhone app on his laptop.

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PC Magazine

No More Lost Keys: Tech for Tracking Your Stuff

Constantly misplacing your phone? Not sure where your house keys went? Track those easily misplaced items with a lost-and-found device.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

This Woman's MacBook Was Stolen, So She's Posting These Photos Of The Thief All Over The Web

You leave your gadgets unattended for a few short minutes while you take a bathroom break, assuming they will be there when you return.

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TidBITS

ExtraBITS for 7 April 2014

Thanks for submitting your tip! All submissions are moderated by an editor before appearing online.

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MacInTouch

Intego X8

Intego X8 is an updated set of Mac security and utility products from the French company, featuring a new user interface and other improvements in various modules.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

Ubergizmo

Galaxy S5 For Verizon And US Cellular To Get Additional Anti-Theft Features

It has been suggested in the past that by introducing a kill switch in smartphones , it would potentially save customers a lot of money from having to pay higher insurance premiums and paying money to replace their device.

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