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Secure your iOS device with a six-digit passcode on iOS 9

Apple wants you to add two more digits to your PIN code, increasing security of your iOS device.

By July 31, 2015

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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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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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Your butt-dials aren't private, appeals court rules

Technically Incorrect: A federal court says that if you butt-dial someone and the person records it, the information can be used against you.

By July 26, 2015

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Your complete guide to the iOS 9 public beta

If you're downloading the iOS 9 public beta, it's important to know what you're getting into. CNET explains how to get it, how to use it, and how to report problems.

By July 17, 2015

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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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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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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