Tag: Activation Lock

Internet, Wireless & Cloud

Apple removes iCloud Activation Lock website for reasons unknown

January 30, 2017

Via: Phone Arena

Without further notice, Apples recently removed pulled down its iCloud Activation Lock website, the fastest way to check if an iPhone is stolen or not. At first glance, the move strikes a blow to those third-party retailers selling second hand […]

Hacking, Security

Researchers find a way bypass the iOS activation lock

December 5, 2016

Via: Info World

Two researchers claim to have found a way to bypass the activation lock feature in iOS that’s supposed to prevent anyone from using an iPhone or iPad marked as lost by its owner. The first report came Sunday from an […]

Mobile, Smartphones

Apple pauses iOS 9.3 update for older iPhones and iPads in response to ‘Activation Lock’ bug

March 25, 2016

Via: Phone Arena

Apple has temporarily pulled the iOS 9.3 update for older iOS devices such as the iPhone 5s, the iPad Air, and the iPad Air 2. A few days ago, Apple started rolling out the iOS 9.3 update for all compatible […]