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DA to Apple: Make iPhone's Activation Lock the rule

San Francisco's district attorney argues that a majority of users in the city already enable Apple's lost phone security feature, so why is it just optional?

By Dec. 18, 2013


'Activation lock' to tighten iOS security

Apple's top-shelf security in iOS gets a bit tougher with new features revealed at this year's Apple developers conference.

By Jun. 10, 2013


Apple's iPhone activation servers experience downtime

iPhone users reported being unable to activate their new iPhones due to issues with Apple's activation servers on Thursday.

By Jul. 25, 2013


Note 3 region lock vanishes after first activation, Samsung says

In a statement sent to ease the minds of concerned customers, Samsung also says it's imposed the region lock on the S4 and Note 2.

By Sep. 27, 2013


How to prevent inadvertent Hot Corner activation in OS X

The Hot Corners feature in OS X offers convenient access to some useful functions, but it's not so convenient if you trigger it by accident.

By Jul. 8, 2013


Samsung Galaxy S4 Active rumoured for 1 July UK activation

The rough, tough, physically fit Samsung Galaxy S4 Active is set to make its debut here in the UK next month, according to reports.

By Jun. 6, 2013


AT&T may have sent the most bizarre iPhone 5 activation ever

A woman calls AT&T to activate a minor's new iPhone 5. After a successful activation, a text -- purporting to be from AT&T -- arrives that has to be seen to be laughed at.

By Sep. 27, 2012


iPhone 4S buyers complain of AT&T activation issues

Many people have taken to Twitter to complain that their new iPhone 4S is having trouble being activated on AT&T's network.

By Oct. 14, 2011


Half of all iPhones never connected to a computer after activation

One in two iPhones have never been connected to a computer after their initial iTunes activation, according to sources at the Apple Store Genius bar.

By Jun. 14, 2011


Hackers bypass Windows 7 activation

Coders have found a way to disable the normal activation requirements of Microsoft's latest operating system, although Redmond says it is working to shore up its antipiracy protections.

By Nov. 13, 2009