Tag Archive: Keychain

How to Use iCloud Keychain on iPhone & iPad

Do you want to store all your online account information, logins, and passwords in one place? You might be interested in trying out iCloud Keychain, a handy password management tool that’s baked into iOS, iPadOS, and MacOS devices, and that automatically syncs that login keychain data between your other iPhone, iPad, and Mac hardware too. … Read More

PowerClip will make your keychain feel inadequate

It seems a bit risky for your tech startup to make its first product a keychain. But London-based Mirai has one you’ll get a charge out of – literally. The PowerClip is a key fob that serves first and foremost as a charger for your iPhone or Android smartphone. But it also has other functions, […]

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This MFi-certified Lightning cable is also one tough keychain [Deals]

Walking out the door without your charger can be as big a headache as forgetting your keys. Solve both problems at once with the Titan Loop, a compact lightning cable that can be tied to anything else you carry around with you. Right now you can get one for $ 19.95 at Cult of Mac Deals. The  tough-as-nails […]

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How to fix weird ‘talagent’ keychain issue

Are you getting something like following message on your Mac every time you log in? talagent wants to use the “local items” keychain. please log in with password. If so, you’re in luck, because we have a fix. Here’s how to get this utterly annoying pop-up out of your face. Talagent is a background service […][Read More…]

iOS and OS X bug lets attackers steal passwords from iCloud Keychain

A group of six university researchers claim to have successfully bypassed Apple’s tight App Store approval processes to publish Mac and iOS malware apps. According to the report, the team presented the zero-day vulnerability to Apple back in October 2014 and were…Read more ›

The bKey is an external iPhone battery small enough to fit on your keychain

These days, most of us have no shortage of extra batteries that can juice up our iPhones and iPads in a pinch. The problem is that none of them are there when you actually need them: you’ve forgotten them at…Read more ›

The BACtrack Breathalyzer Keychain: Just A Blow And You’ll Know [Deals]

If you want a fast, discreet way to determine when you’ve had too much to drink or put a number on all of your inebriated muscle flexing, then Cult of Mac Deals has you covered. With the small and affordable…Read more ›    [Read More…]

How To Add Images And Video To Keychain Secure Notes

One of the lesser known functions of the Keychain on OS X is its ability to add Secure Notes, notes that require you to enter your Keychain login password to view them. There are a ton of third-party apps out…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Power Boost Keychain: A Backup Battery… On A Keychain

I’m a great example of why backup iPhone batteries don’t really work. I have a stack of the things in all shapes and sizes, and yet where are they when I need them? At home in a gray felt cat…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Generate Secure Passwords in Safari with iCloud Keychain in Mac OS X

iCloud Keychain iCloud Keychain is a password management feature that arrived to the Mac with OS X Mavericks, and to the mobile Apple world with iOS 7. Basically it stores encrypted passwords securely within iCloud, which can then be accessed securely through your Mac or iOS device, allowing you to never have to enter a password again. That’s convenient enough, but another great feature is iCloud Keychains ability to randomly generate secure  [Read More…]