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  1. pyicloud 0.5.2Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Python

    ... u'GPS', u'locationType': None, u'latitude': 51.501364, u'isOld': False, u'horizontalAccuracy': 5.0} The Find My iPhone response is quite bloated, so for simplicity's sake this method will return a subset of the properties. Sends a request to the ...

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  2. California's Cellphone 'Kill Switch' Law: What You Need to KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Mashable

    ... "kill switch:" Some do, some don't. Apple has offered iPhone owners the ability to track their cellphones via Find My iPhone since iOS 4 in 2010, and they could even perform a remote wipe - although that resulted in just an erased phone, not an ...

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  3. Get ready for iPhone 6 - "sell your handset todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | ComputerWorld

    ... delete your private data and disconnect iPhone from your Apple ID following these steps:. If you're using Find My iPhone you must enter your Apple ID and password before the device is erased and removed from your account so the next owner can ...

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  4. Apple "recalls" iPhone 5 battery for replacementRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... you'll need to have it examined by an authorized representative before any service can be done. Turn off "Find my iPhone" ( instructions for how to turn off "Find My iPhone" are available on Apple's website.) Apple said consumers who already paid to ...

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  5. Why losing your phone hurtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    ... another app among many others. It's easy to forget that is the primary use of your device. Use an app like ' Find My iPhone ' for iOS or ' Find My Phone ' for Android to remotely locate your phone, lock it and erase it if necessary. Back up your ...

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  6. Apple offers to replace faulty iPhone 5 batteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS News

    ... taking your phone in for service, you should back up your data using iCloud or iTunes. Then turn off the "Find My iPhone" service, erase all content, and reset the phone to its factory default settings. Apple says it will not replace a phone's ...

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  7. Apple Replacing Defective iPhone 5 BatteriesRead the original story

    Monday | TidBITS

    ... back up to iTunes, with iCloud as a secondary backup, rather than to rely just on the cloud backup. Turn off Find My iPhone in Settings> iCloud> Find My iPhone. Apple will not repair any phone that has Find My iPhone enabled. Wipe the phone in ...

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  8. Apple issues replacement for defective iPhone 5 batteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | SlashGear.com

    ... over to the repair dudes. That is why Apple recommends that owners back up their data properly, turn off the Find My iPhone feature, and then erase the phone's data and settings. And because of how the iPhone 5 is built, Apple notes that if the ...

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  9. Apple Is Offering Free Replacements For Some iPhone 5 BatteriesRead the original story

    Sunday | Forbes.com

    ... backing up the data of the iPhone 5 using iTunes and iCloud before bringing it to the store. Turning off the "Find My iPhone" app is strongly recommended as well. Apple has a similar replacement program for the sleep/wake button for the iPhone 5 ...

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  10. Ars Technica: Apple announces battery replacement program for the iPhone 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | NewsFactor

    ... your phone in for repair, Apple recommends that you back your data up using iCloud or iTunes, turn off the Find My iPhone service, and reset the phone to its factory default settings. The program launches today in the US and China, and it will be ...

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  11. Apple launches limited battery replacement program for iPhone 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | Digital Trends

    ... qualifying iPhone 5 units, Apple recommends backing up all data to iTunes or to iCloud as well as turning off Find My iPhone and erasing all personal data prior to sending in the faulty unit. Users can visit an Apple Store to have the battery ...

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  12. Apple Will Replace A Limited Number Of iPhone 5 Batteries - Find Out If Yours Is EligibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Watersblogged

    ... range." Before you take your phone into an Apple store, Apple wants you to back up all of your data, turn off Find My iPhone, and erase your data and settings ( If you're eligible for a new battery, by all means, go for it, but bear in mind that the ...

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  13. Apple offers battery replacement for select iPhone 5sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | The Times of India

    ... this page . As with other replacements and repairs, Apple advises users to back up all phone data, turn off 'Find My iPhone', and erase their data and settings. This can be achieved by going to the Settings menu, tap on General then Reset and ...

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  14. Apple announces battery replacement program for the iPhone 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Ars Technica

    ... your phone in for repair, Apple recommends that you back your data up using iCloud or iTunes, turn off the Find My iPhone service, and reset the phone to its factory default settings. The program launches today in the US and China, and it will be ...

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  15. Up your identity theft IQRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Colorado Daily

    ... sticker for the computer, and IT will have valuable tools to help recover the machine. Use software like Find My iPhone to register your smart phone, allowing it to be tracked if stolen or lost. Plus, lock down your computer and smart phone with ...

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  16. Selfie sent to burglary victim's cloud account puts couple at forefront of investigationRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | ABA Journal

    ... equipment with the help of security camera footage, Internet appeals for information, and applications like Find My iPhone that pinpoint the location of a device. However, selfies sent to the victim's account are more unusual, and Dubin said this is ...

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  17. Apple wants to teach Siri how to find your carRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Cult of Mac Blog

    Find My iPhone has been invaluable at recovering lost Apple devices, but if you're anything like me, keeping track of where you parked the car amid a sea of concrete and sedans is even harder than remembering where you dropped your selfie machine.

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  18. Man in couple's bed selfie says he got stolen iPhone at swap meetRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Los Angeles Times

    ... r the break-in, sheriff's Deputy Joshua Dubin said. Although detectives have used cloud applications, such as Find My iPhone, to track down suspects and persons of interest, he said they have never had a case involving a selfie.

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  19. Smart phone app helped track stolen truckRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... just heard my truck start," Bailey said. He was going inside to pick up his girlfriend. Using an iPad and the Find My iPhone feature they were able to get an exact minute by minute location of the truck and called police. "We watched him fill up gas ...

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  20. Couple sought after selfies appear following Santa Clarita break-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Los Angeles Times

    ... the man and woman smiling in separate photographs. Although detectives have used cloud applications, such as Find My iPhone, to track down suspects and persons of interest, he said they have never had a case involving a selfie. Anyone with details ...

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