Apple turns Activation Lock on by default in iOS 8 to appease regulators calling for kill switch

Apple is reportedly making its Activation Lock theft deterrent feature on by default in iOS 8 as it moves to please politicians attempting to require smartphone makers implement a remote “kill switch” to disable stolen devices. The news comes from Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón who praised Apple’s decision in … Continue reading Apple turns Activation Lock on by default in iOS 8 to appease regulators calling for kill switch