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  1. Phone tracking app can be a high-tech bloodhoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    In recent months, Police Chief James J. Hurley says, an active investigation into a felonious crime is on its way to being solved, thanks to the popular Find My iPhone application. Without getting specifics so as not to compromise ongoing police work, Chief Hurley said an officer tracked a reported stolen iPhone in town to an apartment in Worcester this past fall.

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  2. Apple patent reveals tracking capabilities even if phone appears offRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Neowin.net

    ... and Method for Determining a Wireless Device's Location after Shutdown" looks to tie into the Apple "Find My iPhone" app that works to triangulate the position of an iPhone to help its owner recover a lost/missing device. This new technology, if ...

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  3. The iPhone might become an even tougher challenge for smartphone thieves in the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Boy Genius

    Advanced smartphone security features such as Apple's Find My iPhone and Activation Lock iOS have helped significantly reduce smartphone theft recently, but Apple might soon introduce an additional safety measure meant to make the iPhone even more secure than it already is. The iPhone maker has been awarded a new patent that describes a new kind of tracking feature, The Independent reports , that allows Apple to track the handset even when it's turned off.

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  4. Cell phone tracking app helps police catch suspected burglarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Click2Houston

    ... gone. He also told police a Buck pocket knife and a pack of cigarettes were missing. The homeowner used the "Find My iPhone" app, and tracked the location of the phone to a home 200 yards away. An officer went to the home and spoke to Dubrock's ...

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  5. Apple could track your iPhone, iPad when turned offRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | BetaNews

    ... plans to use the feature to make its devices more secure. Currently, the Cupertino-based firm provides the Find My iPhone service, which enables users to track their handset when it has been lost or stolen. As it stands, however, phones cannot be ...

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  6. Telco points "Kill Switch" is device manufacturers' responsibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Ambot ah!

    ... anti-theft features such as the "Find My Mobile and "Reactivation Lock" while Apple's IOS has a tool called "Find My iPhone" which can wipe-out data," she said. In the US, it took a year for all 13 companies comprised of mobile phone manufacturers ...

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  7. How to find your iPhone's last location even after the battery diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Cult of Mac Blog

    ... track of the last location your iPhone, even when it runs out of battery. First of all, make sure you have Find My iPhone enabled. Tap into your Settings app, swipe down to iCloud, and - if you're logged in - swipe down to Find My iPhone. Be sure to ...

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  8. What Globe, Smart think of proposed 'kill switch' on phonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | ABS-CBN News

    ... two anti-theft features such as the Find My Mobile and Reactivation Lock while Apple's IOS has a tool called Find My iPhone which can wipe-out data," she said. Meanwhile, PLDT spokesman Ramon Isberto said the company supports the DOJ's call for the ...

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  9. Apples of their eye: A truly 'Modern Family' episodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | USA Today

    ... resting to her," Bowen says. "But if she needs to track down one of her kids, she can break a password and do Find My iPhone. That is a top priority as a mother."

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  10. Burglars target Harrogate homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Harrogate Advertiser

    ... if you have a smartphone, tablet or other mobile device and consider installing location software such as Find My iPhone to ensure that you can wipe your data and locate your devices if necessary. "It is also worth keeping records and photographs of ...

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  11. iPhone basics for beginnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | 3G

    ... allows you to store files in Apple's cloud service and backup your device online. It also allows you to use Find My iPhone if your device is ever lost or stolen. You should also be prompted to enable iMessage (which allows you to send messages over ...

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  12. Bikes, watches and BMW taken by Harrogate burglarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | York Press

    ... if you have a smartphone, tablet or other mobile device and consider installing location software such as Find My iPhone to ensure that you can wipe your data and locate your devices if necessary. "It is also worth keeping records and photographs of ...

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  13. Burglars strike 10 times in 7 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | York Press

    ... of valuable and electrical items and their serial numbers, and if possible, install location software such as Find My iPhone to wipe data and locate your devices if stolen. To report any suspicious behaviour or if you have information about the ...

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  14. Burglars strike 10 times in 7 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | York Press

    ... of valuable and electrical items and their serial numbers, and if possible, install location software such as Find My iPhone to wipe data and locate your devices if stolen. To report any suspicious behaviour or if you have information about the ...

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  15. Modern Family "Connection Lost" iPhone episode behind-the-scenesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | SlashGear.com

    ... to see how the near-real-time episode hurtled toward delivering it - but things like video calls and Find My iPhone feel instrumental in reaching it, rather than levered in for their own sake. "This has been, I could easily say, the most ...

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  16. ExtraBITS for 16 February 2015Read the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | TidBITS

    ... in London in the following 12 months. Be sure to enable it if you haven't already done so by turning on Find My iPhone in Settings> iCloud. CrashPlan is easy, secure backup that works everywhere. Back up to your own drives, friends, and online with ...

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  17. Sergeant's daughter's stolen phone had sensitive infoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | C & G Newspapers

    ... 16-year-old daughter's iPhone - stolen the day before - after they tracked it to Detroit using the "Find My iPhone" app. "At some point, our devices somehow synced and I thought it was great that I had all of her friend contacts in my phone, but at ... 17 comments

  18. iWork for iCloud Beta now works for everyoneRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | SlashGear.com

    ... you are an Apple device owner, however, you will see a few more items, including Mail, Calendar, Notes, and Find My iPhone. However, you cannot use Pages, Numbers, and Keynote unless you upgrade your iCloud to iCloud Drive, which practically means ...

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  19. Tips for protecting smart phoneRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | Examiner.com

    ... of information. 3. In the event that you claim an Apple gadget then you can empower an alternative of Find My iPhone. This alternative is empowered the minute you alter your phone, in the event that you have not done it at first, then you can do so ...

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  20. Island Scanner | Meat man looks through windowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Whidbey News-Times

    ... was peeking in windows. At 9:32 a.m., a woman reported that she lost her cell phone and tracked it using the "Find My iPhone" app. At 6:32 p.m., a Waterside Court resident reported that she threw a screwdriver at her husband and hurt him. At 11:29 ...

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