iCloud News

Some Apple iCloud Services Hit By Outages

Posted on 01/07/2015 by Chris Hauk

A number of Apple’s online services were hit by slowdown and outages on Wednesday, with some users reporting slow performance, while other reported the services were completely inaccessible.


Apple Now Allows 50,000 Contacts Stored in iCloud

Posted on 15/05/2015 by Chris Hauk

If you know 24,999 people, and you’ve been worry about meeting a new friend because Apple has limited the number of contacts stored in iCloud to 25,000, feel free to mingle. The company has raised the limit to 50,000. Now start shaking hands.


Apple Expands Two-Factor Authentication to FaceTime and iMessage

Posted on 12/02/2015 by Chris Hauk

Apple just expanded their two-step iCloud authentication to cover FaceTime and iMessage. The Guardian reports that signing into an iMessage or FaceTime account will require users to input an authentication code from a verified device on any iCloud accounts that have two-factor verification turned on.