Tag Archive: Wipe

Is the Apple Watch too easy for thieves to swipe and wipe?

Your shiny new Apple Watch? It’s a lot more vulnerable to being stolen than you might know. Jeff Benjamin over at the iDownload Blog makes a great point: Apple Watch security is a step backward for Apple when it comes…Read more ›

How To Remotely Wipe Your iPhone Data When Stolen [iOS Tips]

This poor soul on the Apple discussion forums has just lost his iPhone, in Bangladesh of all places. He’s asking how to block the thieves from accessing his personal data. Unfortunately for him, he didn’t have Find My Phone enabled…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Beware: Carmageddon Save Bug Could Wipe All Your Progress

Follow the walkaround below to ensure your Carmageddon progress isn’t lost.

Earlier this week, Stainless Games brought the 1997 reckless driving sensation that is Carmageddon to iOS, and I haven’t been able to put it down since — it’s as good today as it was 15 years ago on the Dreamcast. However, it does have one issue holding it back: a save game bug that could wipe all your progress.

TouchArcade reports that a “significant amount”  [Read More…]

How to Remotely Wipe a Mac

How to Remotely Wipe a Mac In an extreme situation, say a Mac is lost or stolen, you can remotely wipe the Mac of all its data and contents with the help of iCloud. Remotely wiping a Mac goes a step further though and not only removes all data from the computer, but locks it down so that its unusable without a set passcode, plus displays a message you provide. This  [Read More…]