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  1. 6+ iOS 8 mistakes that make you look dumbRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

    ... person you share it with, why not add their fingerprint too? You've set up passcode lock, Touch ID and have Find My iPhone enabled. You use a strong iCloud password and two-step verification. Open Settings>Touch ID & Passcode. Atthe bottom of the ...

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  2. Help a Good Samaritan Return Your Lost iPhone, iPad or MacRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Kirkville

    You know it could happen some day: you might lose your iPhone, iPad or laptop. If you've activated Find My iPhone , you'll get an approximate location for the device, but if it's in an apartment building or office building, or if there's no Wi-Fi or cellular access, you might not be able to track it down precisely.

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  3. How to help a Good Samaritan return your lost iPhone, iPad, or MacRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Macworld

    You know it could happen some day: you might lose your iPhone, iPad or laptop. If you've activated Find My iPhone , you'll get an approximate location for the device, but if it's in an apartment building or office building, or if there's no Wi-Fi or cellular access, you might not be able to track it down precisely.

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  4. Safari Security UpdatesRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | MacInTouch

    ... iPad. iPhone/iOS discussion includes more about Apple Pay, related issues and technologies, plus a change to Find My iPhone mapping, one customer's bad iOS 8.0.1 update experience and Apple tips for resolving problems making and receiving calls on ...

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  5. The Week's Hottest Apple News Stories, December 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | MacLife

    ... navigation service. Today the Cupertino company dropped Google Maps from iCloud.com, specifically for its Find My iPhone service. United Airlines to Give 23,000 Flight Attendants iPhone 6 Plus Units for Onboard Tasks Today United Airlines announced ...

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  6. Chrome Security UpdateRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | MacInTouch

    While you're saving money, every purchase via the MacInTouch Amazon link helps keep this site running at no cost to you. iPhone/iOS discussion includes more about Apple Pay, related issues and technologies, plus a change to Find My iPhone mapping, one customer's bad iOS 8.0.1 update experience and Apple tips for resolving problems making and receiving calls on your iPhone.

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  7. How to jailbreak iOS 8.1.2Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Cult of Mac Blog

    ... extract its contents, and run the tool as an administrator. For the device you intend to jailbreak, turn off 'Find My iPhone' and disable your passcode under 'Settings', then enable AirPlane mode. Plug your device into your computer, and when TaiG ...

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  8. Re: Website does not work on the iPhoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | InformationWeek

    ... very good for someone who wants to buy a discounted second hand phone. In fact all iphones are coming with Find My iPhone default. So in 2 years we are going to have thousands of pretty little paperweights lying around. What good does that do? In ...

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  9. 'I spy with my little app... on my cheating husband'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Independent.ie

    ... detail - everything. The Dr.Fone website boasts more than six million downloads and counting. Phil tries out Find My iPhone, software developed, presumably, to recover lost phones, but reportedly also used to discover the location of spouses who ...

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  10. Apple Maps Replaces Google Maps on iCloud.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | MacLife

    After so many years of relying on Google Maps for key apps on iOS and OS X, Apple is almost completely free from its competition's navigation service. Today the Cupertino company dropped Google Maps from iCloud.com , specifically for its Find My iPhone service.

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  11. iCloud.com Drops Google Maps In Favor Of Apple MapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Ubergizmo

    ... that time. Thankfully Google Maps made a return as a standalone app. That being said, Apple also transitioned Find My iPhone to Apple Maps, and now according to reports , the same thing has been done with iCloud. Apple has been steadily making the ...

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  12. Apple Transitions 'Find My iPhone' Web Maps for iCloud.com From Google to Apple [iOS Blog]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | MacRumors

    Earlier this year, Apple ceased using Google Maps for its Find My iPhone web app on the beta iCloud.com site in favor of its own Apple Maps, and as of today, the main iCloud.com site has also been updated to utilize an online version of Apple maps. Visiting Find My iPhone on iCloud.com will now display Maps rendered using Apple's own mapping engine, cutting out the company's final bit of reliance on Google Maps.

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  13. Phone Theft ToolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | MyHighPlains.com

    A study by the Federal Communication Commission found that iPhone security features like "Find My iPhone" and "Activation Lock" reduced phone theft by 40-percent.

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  14. Mark Zuckerberg defends free Facebook, fires back at Apple and ElloRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Engadget

    ... wondering, here's what Cook said months ago in the midst of a huge celebrity photo hack scandal linked to a Find My iPhone exploit: "A few years ago, users of internet services began to realize that when an online service is free, you're not the ...

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  15. How to manage iOS 'Family Share' transparencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Examiner.com

    ... with the family automatically, or you can disable it," she writes in an email. "With Family Sharing and 'Find My iPhone', any family member can help find another member's missing device. Now kids under 13 can have their own Apple IDs - the parent ...

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  16. FCC: Apple's Activation Lock works really wellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | SlashGear.com

    ... available. The FCC says "P reliminary statistics following Apple's implementing Activation Lock as part of Find My iPhone appears to validate the solution as an effective tool to deter smartphone crime." The report also shows that 22% of all ...

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  17. Woman tracks her stolen iPhone to Starbucks using app: Employee throws her outRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Examiner.com

    ... suspect got away with the iPhone and Erwin called the police. She was able to track her phone using the app "Find My iPhone" and saw that this kid was around the corner at a Starbucks . She went into the coffee shop and the teen was sitting there ...

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  18. Apple Pay FAQs: When will Apple Pay launch in the UK and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Macworld UK

    ... themselves to insist that security was a priority. If the iPhone is lost or stolen, for instance, you can use Find My iPhone to suspend all payments from that device. There's no need to cancel the credit card, because the number isn't stored on the ...

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  19. TaiG iOS 8.1.1 Jailbreak Has Arrived, Takes Only A Minute To...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | International Business Times

    ... Step 4 - This step requires the user o disable certain features. By going to Settings> iCloud, disable the Find My iPhone feature. Also, by accessing Settings, the passcode for Touch ID & Passcode should be disabled. Next, the Control Center is to ...

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  20. How Secure are Your Online Files?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | The Professional Cricketers' Association

    In light of the hacking of the personal photos of Jennifer Lawrence and other celebrities, is now a good time to review your online security? Several theories have circulated on the recent celebrity hacking scandal and how the hackers managed to get hold of the photos. One theory was that hackers had exploited a flaw in Apple's iCloud and Find My iPhone app which allowed people to stage a 'brute force' attack on accounts by having no limit on the amount of times a password could be entered before the user would be locked out.

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