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Parentsociety. For all you iPhone users out there — and I know there are a lot of you — there are some tricks and tips you need to know.

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When the new iOS rolled out, there were a few changes to how the phone works, some minor and some major! Here are some basic tricks that will make life with your iPhone a lot easier.Selfie Timer You can now take the perfect selfie with this handy timer. All you have to do is go into camera and click on the little icon that looks like a clock in the upper right-hand corner. The timer can be set for either 3 or 10 seconds. DoulCi, le hack qui déverrouille les iPhone et iPad volés. Qui oublie le mot de passe de 6 iPhones ?

doulCi, le hack qui déverrouille les iPhone et iPad volés

Avec iOS 7 Apple introduit une fonction très appréciée : le verrouillage d’activation via iCloud. Grâce à ce mode, tout iPhone ou iPad volé et bloqué à distance ne peut être réactivé sans le mot de passe iCloud de son possesseur. Malheureusement, ce verrou a fini par être cassé. Deux hackers @AquaXetine et @MerrukTechnolog ont trouvé un moyen d'activer un appareil iOS verrouillé et ont mis à disposition du public un service en ligne, baptisé doulCi (iCloud écrit à l'envers), qui remporte un vif succès si l'on croit leur page Facebook ou leurs flux twitter.

La procédure nécessite de connecter l'appareil à un PC (ou un Mac) hôte et de lancer iTunes. Ces hackers naviguent d'ailleurs en eaux troubles. Dev-Team Blog. Home: Apple Support Communities. iBiblia – The Ultimate iPhone Glossary. iMessage Bug Traps Android Converters’ Personal Conversations… But There’s A Fix! iMessage is awesome, right?

iMessage Bug Traps Android Converters’ Personal Conversations… But There’s A Fix!

Since iOS 5 came out I’ve been telling all my friends and family (who, ironically, aren’t what you’d call tech savvy) to update and start sending messages for free. It’s super fast, I tell them, and your messages will be blue! Thrilling, to say the least. There’s just one problem: If you switch to an Android device from an iPhone (with iMessage activated), anyone who’s previously been sending you iMessages will no longer be able to send you texts. We first noticed the issue when link.me CEO Antony McGregor Dey sent us this thread from the Apple support forums.

However, a smart iPhowner by the handle Alphonsusjude has figured it all out. 12 iPhone Tricks You Might Not Have Known (iPod Touch Tricks Included) Change the Location of Your iPhone Backup. Are those iOS backups taking up too much space on your boot drive?

Change the Location of Your iPhone Backup

While there’s no built-in function in the iTunes preferences menu for moving the archive folder, it’s a simple procedure on most platforms. While others have mentioned this in the past, I haven’t come across a single page with instructions for all major operating systems. For reference, the instructions are below: Mac OS X Close iTunesMove the existing ~/Library/Application Support/MobileSync/Backup/ folder to the destination drive (for example, named BigExternalDrive)Open a command prompt by launching Terminal and create a symbolic link using a command similar to the one below, replacing /Volumes/BigExternalDrive/Backup with the path to your destination: Windows Vista and Windows 7 Windows XP.

iOS 8. How to generate and manage app-specific passwords with iCloud. Apple has increased security around iCloud and how apps and devices can access your data.

How to generate and manage app-specific passwords with iCloud

One of the newest forms of iCloud security is the use of app-specific passwords. Essentially, any apps that don't support two-step verification, if you have it enabled, will instead need an app-specific password in order to link up to your iCloud account. This ensures that your primary Apple ID password isn't collected or stored by any third party apps. Luckily, generating app-specific passwords and managing them is easy enough! Go to appleid.apple.com from any web browser and sign in to the Apple ID you use for iCloud.

For anyone familiar with using app-specific passwords through Google, the process for using them through iCloud is very similar. Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus: 40 big tips and tricks for the biggest iPhones. 1.

Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus: 40 big tips and tricks for the biggest iPhones

Switch between Standard and Zoomed view The default option for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus is the ‘Standard’ view, but if you prefer larger icons or have poor vision, you can go into Settings -> Display & Brightness -> View, and select the new ‘Zoomed’ view for larger icons that are easier to see. 2. Download and install third-party keyboards like SwiftKey Apple has finally opened up to alternative keyboards and you can download SwiftKey, Swype, Fleksy, and many other options. 3. Top 10 secret Siri commands. Les 10 astuces incontournables pour votre iPhone. iPhone 5s - Conseils et astuces. Do Not Track : Yahoo tire un trait dessus. Pouvoir signaler, depuis son navigateur, ne pas vouloir faire l’objet d’un suivi publicitaire, c’est le principe du Do Not Track.

Do Not Track : Yahoo tire un trait dessus

Le DNT pourrait bien encore longtemps ne rester qu’un simple principe et ne finalement jamais s’appliquer. Yahoo vient d’ailleurs de siffler la fin du match. L’acteur du Web annonce qu’il ne tiendra plus compte de ce paramétrage du navigateur, dont il revendique avoir été une des premières sociétés majeures du secteur à l’implémenter. Yahoo, le faux ami du Do Not Track Mais pourquoi renoncer – même si Yahoo n’a jamais véritablement adhéré ni implémenté le Do Not Track ? C’est vrai (même si une étape importante a récemment été franchie), mais en grande partie en raison des manœuvres de ces mêmes entreprises pour éviter de parvenir à la formalisation d’un tel standard. Sur la confidentialité des moteurs, Yahoo avait déjà reculé Enfin, Yahoo n’en est pas à son premier revirement en matière de traitement des données personnelles.