AirTags

AirTag Firmware Update 1A291A Now Available

AirTag Firmware Update 1A291A Now Available

Apple today released a firmware update for its newly introduced item tracker AirTag. The new firmware update 1.0.291 with build number 1A291A comes two months after the company released its last AirTag update 1A276D.

AirTag Tracks Homeless People’s Belongings and Helps Prove They Were Thrashed Illegally

AirTag Tracks Homeless People’s Belongings and Helps Prove They Were Thrashed Illegally

We have seen multiple uses cases wherein AirTag helped people recover lost items. This time around, a Portland-based lawyer has used AirTag to track items belonging to homeless people. With the help of Apple’s AirTag, the lawyer proved that city contractors illegally thrashed items belonging to the homeless.

Apple Warns AirTag Customers to Avoid Using Batteries with Bitterant Coating

Apple Warns AirTag Customers to Avoid Using Batteries with Bitterant Coating

Apple has warned AirTag users not to use batteries that are coated in bitterant. The company claims that doing so could cause the AirTag to stop working. Replaceable coin-sized CR2032 batteries power AirTag.

AirTag Helps Man Recover Wallet on the New York Subway a Day after Losing It

AirTag Helps Man Recover Wallet on the New York Subway a Day after Losing It

Apple’s newly launched AirTag has become an instant hit. Uses have recounted stories on how AirTag helped them find their stuff. William Liu tells the story of how AirTag helped him track his wallet on the New York City subway system a day after it went missing.

Apple Releases Minor New Firmware Update for AirTag

Apple Releases Minor New Firmware Update for AirTag

Earlier this month, Apple released 1.0.276 firmware for AirTag. Now the company has released a revision to the update with 1A276b build number.

Apple Releases Firmware Update 1A276D for AirTag

Apple Releases Firmware Update 1A276D for AirTag

Apple today released a firmware update for its newly introduced AirTags. The new firmware update 1A276D is the first time Apple has updated the AirTags, nearly a month after its launch.

Apple Announces New AirTag Privacy Feature, Android App by the End of This Year

Apple Announces New AirTag Privacy Feature, Android App by the End of This Year

Earlier this year, Apple finally pulled the wraps from much-awaited AirTag. Ever since then, there have been multiple privacy concerns regarding Apple’s item tracker. Apple has released a new privacy focussed update for AirTag and is also working on an Android app.

Video: Here’s How Useful an AirTag Could Be In Finding Your Stolen Bike

Video: Here’s How Useful an AirTag Could Be In Finding Your Stolen Bike

Ever since AirTag’s release, we’ve seen AirTag bring shipped in a package and its journey being tracked. We’ve seen an AirTag being ‘hacked’ to display custom notifications. And now, to push it even further, a YouTuber has put the AirTag on a bike to simulate how the device would work during a bike theft.

Researchers Hack AirTag’s Find My Network to Send Messages

Researchers Hack AirTag’s Find My Network to Send Messages

Security researchers, YouTubers, and DIY enthusiasts seem to be having a great time with Apple AirTag. Recently a YouTuber showed how AirTag can be turned into a thin wallet that fits into your pocket. Meanwhile, a security researcher hacked AirTag and successfully modified its NFC URL. This time around, security researchers have used AirTag’s Find My network to send messages without Apple’s knowledge.

Cheaper Apple AirTag Alternative Chipolo ONE Spot Now Available for Pre-Order

Cheaper Apple AirTag Alternative Chipolo ONE Spot Now Available for Pre-Order

Apple AirTag’s cheaper alternative, Chipolo ONE Spot, has gained a lot of traction over the past few weeks. The tracker from Chipolo is now (finally) available to pre-order.