Apple Encrypting iCloud Emails Sent Between Providers

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Following a recent NPR report that shared security flaws in major email services with Apple, Apple had confirmed that it would soon begin encrypting iCloud emails. Initially Apple only encrypted emails that were sent between its own iCloud customers. With this new change it will encrypt all emails between iCloud and third-party services for me.com and mac.com email addresses.  Read More

How To Backup iPhone Contacts With iCloud and iTunes

contactsIf you lose your iPhone or have to revert to factory settings because of an issue then you lose everything installed on it. Music and Apps are recoverable from iTunes and AppStore. But what about Contacts which can be lost forever? To avoid such a situation it is good practice to backup iPhone Contacts every so often. Read More

UYH Gold for iOS – Time To Put Away Your Keyboards?

uyhFor those users who don’t get along with their keyboards or have a difficult relationship with Siri, here is a tool which lets you write with a flourish of a finger. Use Your Handwriting does exactly what it says: you can write messages and notes in your own handwriting, as bad as it may be. Just tap to add a new note across ten categories – ranging from work to holiday – and write as much as you like and as quickly as you can. You can e-mail these notes and even tweet or “share” them on Facebook. Read More

iCloud Has 250 Million Users Now

icloudApple today announced Q1 2013 financial details. During the earnings call, Apple also announced that iCloud now has over 250 million users using the service. Back in October, the company reported that it had 190 million users and this latest reports clearly indicates the widespread use of the online cloud based service. Read More

iCloud Notifications Adapt iOS Style

icloud notificationRecent notifications that have been popping up on iCloud.com appear to be exactly like the ones you will notice on iOS. Apple already has optimized the “alert” style notification if you enter the wrong password during login to iCloud.com, and now they have used the “banner” notification system on iOS as noticed first by MacRumors. Read More