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Reset a forgotten passcode on the Apple Watch

There's no need to panic if you ever forget the passcode on your new Apple Watch. It only takes a couple of minutes to reset it.

By May 15, 2015

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Easily bypass a forgotten Apple Watch passcode

Forgot the passcode on your new Apple Watch? CNET's Dan Graziano shows you how to easily reset it.

By May 15, 2015

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Man arrested for refusing to give phone passcode to border agents

Technically Incorrect: A Quebec resident believes his cell phone is personal. So when Canadian border agents wanted to search it, he says no.

By March 6, 2015

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Smartphone 'kill switch' law takes effect in California

Starting July 1, smartphones sold in the state must come with software that lets users lock a stolen phone so it can't be used, making it harder to resell. Crime statistics show the tech is already working.

By July 1, 2015

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Cop cracks woman's iPad passcode to rescue her after crash

After a driver's OnStar alert system reportedly gives inaccurate locations for a crash, the local police department's tech geek thinks fast, breaks into the driver's iPad at her home and finds her via an Apple app.

By October 15, 2014

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Replace the Connect tab with Playlists in Music on iOS 8.4

With just a few taps, you can gain access to your Apple Music playlists from anywhere within the Music app.

By July 2, 2015

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How to enable two-factor authentication on popular sites

It may not be the perfect security solution, but two-factor authentication reduces the risks associated with common Web activities -- from searching to social networking to online banking.

By June 16, 2015

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Non-creepy social networks make it to your smartphone

In response to fears over privacy, small social networks offer encryption and refrain from selling user data. Now their services are coming to mobile devices.

By June 15, 2015

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Tips for changing your passcodes

The beginning of the new year is a great time to reset all of your passcodes and log-ins for key Web sites. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some tips for creating complicated passwords and ways to store that information to keep it safe.

By January 9, 2014

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The Android Pay details Google didn't tell you

Ready to pay by phone? Here's what you need to know.

By May 28, 2015