Tag Archives: iCloud

How to Backup Your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch via iTunes or iCloud

HIGHLIGHTS You can easily back up data stored on your iOS devices You can do this via iCloud or iTunes The process is simple and costs nothing in most cases If you lose or damage your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, you don’t want to be losing all of your data. Think about all of the pictures, videos, messages, passwords, and other files ... Read More »

Apple Removes iCloud Activation Lock Status Page for Reasons Unknown

In a new development, Apple has shut down its iCloud Activation Lock status page on iCloud.com. This service was used by used iPhone buyers to check the authenticity of the seller, before making the purchase online. The URL iCloud.com/activationlock now shows a 404 error, and its references on the Apple support page have also been removed. This link was very ... Read More »

Apple Apologises For iCloud Calendar Spam, Says It’s Working to Address the Issue

After many iCloud account holders started reporting of an influx of spam calendar invitations, Apple has now acknowledged the issue and responded to the same. The Cupertino giant has apologised for the spam invites, and has said that it is working to address the issue by blocking suspicious senders and spam. Apple responded to iMore with an apology. “We are ... Read More »

Apple Accused of Storing Call Logs on iCloud Servers Without an Easy Opt-Out

  Apple has long been a champion of user privacy, with the famous San Bernadino battle with the FBI a frequently cited example of the company protecting its users’ rights. However, the company hasn’t always been forthright when it comes to communicating what it stores and shares. A little over a month ago, it was revealed that Apple may be ... Read More »