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Five things you should know about iOS security

Digital keys galore, synchronized hardware encryption, and extreme paranoia are just some of the more exciting ingredients that keep your mobile data safe from prying eyes, whether on your device or in the cloud.

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New York City makes room for Breather: Airbnb for work

Breather's app lets iPhone users unlock private rooms for work and conferencing.

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The Week in iPhone Cases: Power up

There's something for every taste in this week's iPhone-case roundup, with accessories that give you a little extra juice, some handcrafted goodness, and a sparkling butterfly to top everything off.

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The Week in iOS Accessories: Get your green thumb

This week's roundup of iOS-focused accessories includes a sensor that lets your iPhone know exactly when it's time to water or feed your plants. Don't have a green thumb? Apple will furnish one for you.

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The Week in iPhone Cases: Hands and ears

One of the items in this week's roundup of new iPhone cases is a little handsy, and another has big ears for you. We also have some butterflies, some sparkling gems, and a dash of extra power to keep your handset juiced up during a weekend trip.

Snapchat vulnerability can be exploited to crash iPhones, researcher says

Snapchat request tokens can be resused to launch denial-of-service attacks against the app's users.

on pcworld.com

Why California's kill-switch mandate might save your phone

You may not live in California, but should that state's legislature pass a bill mandating kill-switch technology for smartphones and tablets, the implications will be felt far beyond the borders of the Golden State.

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The Week in iPhone Cases: Against the grain

This week's iPhone case roundup is all about materials: There's the usual combination of high-tech plastics and composite components, various kinds of leather, and even wood harvested from environmentally sound sources for the one-of-a-kind look you've always wanted.

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The Week in iOS Accessories: Pretty Poppy

This week's roundup of iOS accessories includes items to help you make and see 3D photos, devices that let you make international calls, and gear that makes sure you have power when you need it.

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The Week in iPhone Cases: Davy Jones's Locker

There's a bit of beastly protection in this week's iPhone-case roundup, alongside elegant leather, sturdy plastics, and a great selection of accessories designed to keep your handset safe while you exercise, work, and have fun.