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  1. Oops: Tracking a Stolen Cellphone Leads to a THC Extraction Lab, Cops SayRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | LA Weekly

    Dear criminal: When you take a smartphone, remember that it could have tracking software, such as Find My iPhone , that can lead cops directly to your home. Do you want police at your home? Probably not.

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  2. Apple restores iCloud after global disruption hinders servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ITworld

    ... devices via the company's cloud. Other affected services included Back to My Mac; Documents in the Cloud; Find My iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Mac; iCloud Drive; iCloud Keychain; iWork for iCloud beta; and Photos. Customers' comments suggested that ...

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  3. Hackers allegedly exploit leaked data from mSpy and Adult Friend FinderRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Aurora Era-Banner

    ... that users could login to the Apple accounts using Tor and be "perfectly safe", and could also abuse the "Find My iPhone" feature to gain money from account holders. "Wipe data and set a message that they been hacked and the only way to get their ...

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  4. Carrie Schwab Pomerantz - Apple Pay: Making It Work for YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Townhall

    ... for that specific transaction, and it isn't stored on your phone. Losing your phone is another worry. But the Find My iPhone app can suspend or permanently remove the ability to pay from the lost device. Alternatively, you can contact your bank to ...

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  5. A Drone That Takes Next-Level Selfies, & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Refinery 29

    ... iPhone being reset (and then, resold) until the owner's correct username and password are entered to disable Find My iPhone. But the Apple Watch doesn't have this function. Why This Matters: Since the addition of Activation Lock, the incidence of ...

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  6. iCloud users experiencing multiple service problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | MacMinute

    ... iCloud Keychain syncing, iCloud Mail syncing, Documents in the Cloud, iCloud Backup, Back to My Mac, Photos, Find My iPhone/iPad/iPod touch/Mac, iMovie Theater, iCloud sign-in, and the iWork for iCloud beta. The latest PhotoTime update is adding ...

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  7. Report: SecurityRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | MacInTouch

    ... take steps to find your lost or stolen iPhone, iPad, iPod touch , or Mac if you've enabled Find My Mac and Find My iPhone apps. Using your Find My apps allows you to put your missing device in Lost Mode, see its location, or erase its data. Other ...

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  8. Apple website confirms iCloud services experiencing problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Cult of Mac Blog

    On its status page, Apple is currently showing yellow alerts for Back to My Mac, Find My iPhone, iCloud Account & Sign-In, iCloud Backup, Drive, Keychain, Mail, iMovie Theater, iWork, and Photos - meaning that services are either running slowly or are down. While not all users are experiences these problems, Apple acknowledges that many are.

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  9. Report: iPhonesRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | MacInTouch

    ... from iCloud or iTunes backups. Some Apple services (such as two-step verification for your Apple ID ) require Find My iPhone to be turned on. After making sure your issue is resolved, sign in to your iCloud account and re-enable Find My iPhone . ...

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  10. St. Louis Police Have Used StingRay Technology for Years -- They Just Won't Talk About ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | River Front Times

    ... they're tracking it," she says. She assumed that meant they were using the phones' GPS or something like the Find My iPhone app. By the next day, four suspects were in custody, including a supposed lookout and a getaway driver. They were found in a ...

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  11. Apple experiencing problems with iCloud servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | PanArmenian Network

    ... attempting to login. Services listed by Apple as being affected are Back to My Mac, Documents in the Cloud, Find my iPhone, iCloud sign-in, iCloud Backup, iCloud Drive, iCloud Keychain, iMovie Theatre, iWork for Cloud beta and Photos. "#Apple guys, ...

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  12. Oakland: Guilty verdict in Randy Alana murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Inside Bay Area

    ... investigators the night that Coke disappeared by calling 911 quickly and tracking her mother's iPhone on the "Find My iPhone" application. The prosecution used that data, surveillance video and records from Alana's GPS monitor and Coke's phones to ...

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  13. Are Smart Thermostats Worth Buying?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | TIME.com

    ... concerns I have over being monitored like that. But it's probably no worse than the location tracking that Find My iPhone already does. Every home is different. With that in mind, Ecobee3 offers a versatile solution to temperature control by ...

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  14. Caller Reports Suspicious Truck with Occupants Possibly Stealing BicyclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Patch.com

    ... were unable to locate the suspect vehicle. At 2:11 p.m., a person reported a lost or stolen iPhone that the "Find My iPhone" app showed to be moving in the area of Leggs Hill Road and Canterbury. An officer attempted to locate the phone based on the ...

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  15. New Apple Watch Update features Find my Apple Watch and Smart LeashingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... the iPhone and will be able to notify a user if the iPhone is accidentally left behind. It is not sure that Find My iPhone and Smart Leashing will be in the next Watch OS release. The source says that it might require better hardware coming in the ...

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  16. Leak hints at the first round of Apple Watch upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Engadget

    ... left high and dry if you lose the Watch. It's believed to be working on a "Find my Watch" feature that, like Find My iPhone, would help you track, lock and wipe the wristwear. Since the device can't easily connect to the internet on its own, it'd ...

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  17. Staff Picks: Our favorite ways to use the Apple WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Macworld UK

    ... Center--like glance brings me back to my phone every time. I think eventually Apple will add the Watch to Find My iPhone (even if just to show you where it lost the connection with your phone), but for now, being able to ring my iPhone from my Apple ...

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  18. pyicloud 0.7.0Read the original story

    Monday May 18 | 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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  19. Apple Watch Security Bug OverblownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | IPod Observer

    ... have on the iPhone that lock Apple Watch after a set number of failed login attempts. We could also see Find My iPhone for Apple Watch, although that would rely on the watch being in range of WiFi networks. Remote lock and Wipe could be an option, ...

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  20. Apple should improve Apple Watch's security, but the fear of theft is overblownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Macworld UK

    ... to track trends in fenced merchandise. Apple introduced Activation Lock in iOS 7 in combination with Find My iPhone, requiring an iCloud login to setup a phone on which the feature was active. According to a report earlier this year in Reuters: The ...

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