Tag Archive: Deleting


Enable a Confirmation When Deleting Files & Folders with rm Command

Most command line users know that the “rm” command for removing and deleting files is quite powerful, able to delete just about any file imaginable within the file system – whether it should be removed or not. Once you add in wildcards and sudo, rm and srm because exponentially more potent and potentially dangerous, so … Read More

Unhappy customer is suing Apple for deleting his iPhone photos

A 68-year-old pensioner is suing Apple for “[wiping] away his life” after staff at the flagship Regent Street Apple Store in London accidentally deleted his photos and contacts while fixing his iPhone 5. Londoner Deric White lost photos from his honeymoon, along with 15 years’ worth of contact numbers. “My life was saved on that […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Apple’s Deleting iCloud Emails That Contain The Phrase ‘Barely Legal Teens’

iCloud Storage Extended

Apple has a well documented history of banning everything that has anything to do with pornography, even if it’s only remotely related. It’s nice that Apple wants to keep the App Store clean, but their obsession with eliminating porn from computing has a lot of collateral damage.

In its latest push to get porn off your computer, Apple now deletes all iCloud emails that contain the phrase ‘barely legal  [Read More…]

Apple’s Deleting iCloud Emails That Contain The Phrase ‘Barely Legal Teens’

iCloud Storage Extended

Apple has a well documented history of banning everything that has anything to do with pornography, even if it’s only remotely related. It’s nice that Apple wants to keep the App Store clean, but their obsession with eliminating porn from computing has a lot of collateral damage.

In its latest push to get porn off your computer, Apple now deletes all iCloud emails that contain the phrase ‘barely legal  [Read More…]

With OutFolder, Deleting Folders On iPhone Is One Tap Away [Jailbreak Tweak]

On the current version of iOS, by default, removing folders is a fairly convoluted and time-consuming process, which forces users to drag out every single item inside that folder until its finally empty and deletes itself. This tweak will change that forever. OutFolder (1) Thankfully, theres OutFolder, a new iOS tweak that aims to make this process a whole lot easier. Instead of manually dragging out every single icon, users will simply  [Read More…]