Category Archives for iCloud

iCloud Celebrity Photo Scandal – How to Retain Your Privacy

On Sunday night, over 100 celebrities had their personal photographs stolen from iCloud, and posted onto 4chan – a popular internet sharing site. Celebrities included Jennifer Lawrence, Kim Kardashian, Kirsten Dunst and Kate Upton. iCloud is one of the best places to back-up personal data, but it is open to hacking. Hackers took advantage of a security flaw in […]

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September 3, 2014

Top 5 Most Important iPhone Security Tips

According to the London Evening Standard, 10,000 iPhones are stolen in London every month! We take it for granted that our iPhones will stay with us, but if they should end up in the hands of criminals you don’t want to hand over the keys to your house, the passwords to your bank account and give […]

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August 23, 2014

Top Tips for Creating Storage in iOS

If you’re anything like me, you’ll just love cramming your iOS device with music, videos and photographs. And with the iCloud storage limit being only 5GB, we need all the help we can get to create and manage the storage we have, so here are our top tips for doing just that: First you will […]

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August 8, 2014

iCloud Ditches Google Maps

Since iOS 6 came out in 2012, Apple has been slowly perfecting its own maps feature, losing Google remnants bit by bit. But the latest beta shows Apple ditching Google maps in iCloud, favouring its own mapping service for the “Find My iPhone” feature. While it’s not been made public yet, it can be seen and […]

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July 10, 2014

Apple updates iWork for iCloud

Apple is constantly making little tweaks to iWork for iCloud so the productivity suite is continuously improving. The most recent update enabled users to share documents up to 1GB in size with up to 100 people. This week Apple updated iWork (Pages, Numbers and Keynote) for iCloud enabling better connectivity between desktop and mobile versions. […]

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June 25, 2014

Apple’s “Kill Switch” Campaign

Smartphone theft is an ever increasing problem. This is why Apple has joined a commitment (backed also by Google, Microsoft, HTC, Motorola, Nokia and Samsung and the five largest US carriers) pledging that devices going on sale after July 2015 will be able to remotely wipe data, rendering them useless to a thief. Reactivation will only […]

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April 16, 2014

Motorola Now Supports iCloud Transfers

Have you ever considered switching to a Moto X, Moto G, Droid Maxx, or Droid Ultra phone, then put yourself off the idea because it would just be too much hassle to transfer all your data over? Then worry not my friends, Motorola is making it easier for us to switch over to their devices. […]

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January 23, 2014

What is Keychain?

iCloud Keychain is basically a keychain that holds passwords and credit card details instead of keys. This allows you to  sync them between your  devices, so you don’t need to remember everything. But bear in mind this is Apple’s first version of the software, so if you’re nervous about trying it for the first time […]

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January 16, 2014