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Missing Plane and Phone Tracking
In the case of Malaysian Airlines Flight 370, smartphones are unlikely to lead investigators to the plane.
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This might not be a bad feature as long as the owner can turn it on or off. Not sure we want a kill switch owned by the telcos, manufacturer or government.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Answers to questions about cellphones in flight
Locating the mobile phones of the 239 travelers on the Boeing 777 that vanished Saturday isn't as simple as activating a "Find My iPhone" app, given the speed the plane was traveling, its altitude and the fact it was probably flying over water.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Adobe Flash Vulnerabilities
Help discussion has tips today about copying and archiving audio CDs, using various applications and bin/cue format; plus a question about an over-full IMAP server account and a note about boot problems.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Help discussion offers tips for filling in gaps in Apple Recovery partition tools, plus other follow-ups on system recovery issues, plus audio disc archiving and duplication.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
5 secrets every smartphone user needs to know
Can you believe the modern smartphone has only been around for six years? In that short time, it's changed the way society does business, communicates, flirts, gets news, makes news, plays games and so much more.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
iPhones More Likely To Be Stolen, But Less Likely To Require Repairing [Study]
It is no secret that when it comes to smartphone theft, iPhones are the smartphone of choice .
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Yonkers Daily Voice
Yonkers Police Report Increased Thefts Of Cell Phones
Just got a new iPhone? Yonkers police are warning residents to use caution in order to avoid becoming the next victim in what has become a series of cell-phone thefts.
Rules leave inherited iPad 'useless'
A man whose mother bequeathed her iPad to her family in her will says Apple's security rules are too restrictive.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Kim Komando: Turn off your gadgets for quality couple time
QUESTION: My wife and I are newlyweds and things are going great! However, we both are guilty of spending more time than we should on our smartphones.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Finding My Lost iPhone: A Story of Apps, Obsession and a Good Samaritan
Sometimes, my mom would send me out to buy bread and Oscar Mayer luncheon meat and maybe some dessert.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
The Des Moines Register
Tech Q&A: Turn off your gadgets for quality time
Q: My wife and I are newlyweds, and we both are guilty of spending more time than we should on our smartphones.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Finding My Lost iPhone - a Story of Apps, Obession and a Good Samaritan
If I look for my iPhone today - well, here it is, right next to my laptop. And if I launch the Find My iPhone app on iCloud , my phone shows up on a map pretty much in the exact spot on the surface of planet Earth where it actually is at this moment.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Soldier's Stolen iPhone Found in Airport Worker's Home
SEPTEMBER 09: A reporter holds a new iPod Touch during an Apple special event September 9, 2008 in San Francisco, California.
Post and Courier
Q. My wife and I are newlyweds and things are going great! However, we both are guilty of spending more time than we should on our smartphones.
Why You Should Care More About Your Smartphone's Security
It seems like every week we hear about a smartphone security flaw. Whether it's a massive bug in iOS , apps leaking your location data to the public , or insecure passcodes on our phones , smartphone security isn't taken seriously.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Protect your digital data or risk losing it forever
Each week AA Insurance receives almost 25 contents claims that involve lost digital data, with 60 percent relating to mobile phones being damaged, stolen or misplaced, and the remainder relating to damaged hard drives.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Police seek stolen iPad mini
Leading Senior Constable Pentland said officers could use the Find My iPhone app to locate Apple products if the app was installed.
Cult of Mac Blog
ReSound LiNX Is The First Hearing Aid That's Made For The iPhone
Today the world's largest hearing aid manufacturer, GN ReSound, announced the ReSound LiNX.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
The Desert Sun
Software can monitor your teen's texts
Q: I'm worried about my teen's texting habits. How can I spy on her messages without her knowing it? I just want to make sure she is being safe.