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Apple bans app that tracks lost AirPod ear pieces

Apple launched AirPods along with the iPhone 7 in September

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"Finder for Airpods", an app that helped people track lost ear pieces has been banned by

Last week, mobile app developer studio Deucks Pty released the app on App Store.

"The app uses iPhone to track the Bluetooth wireless signal emitted by the two units to help locate the lost piece, displaying a line showing whether the user was getting closer or farther away based on signal strength," Fortune reported on Tuesday.

launched AirPods along with the iPhone 7 in September as a replacement for conventional earphones that require a headphone jack.

AirPods let you access digital assistant Siri with just a double tap -- allowing you to access Siri to select and control your music, get directions, make and receive calls or perform any other Siri task.

In the past, the company has removed other also from the App Store for a wide variety of reasons, ranging from inappropriate content to improper use of the iPhone's hardware.

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Apple bans app that tracks lost AirPod ear pieces

Apple launched AirPods along with the iPhone 7 in September

Apple launched AirPods along with the iPhone 7 in September

"Finder for Airpods", an app that helped people track lost ear pieces has been banned by

Last week, mobile app developer studio Deucks Pty released the app on App Store.

"The app uses iPhone to track the Bluetooth wireless signal emitted by the two units to help locate the lost piece, displaying a line showing whether the user was getting closer or farther away based on signal strength," Fortune reported on Tuesday.

launched AirPods along with the iPhone 7 in September as a replacement for conventional earphones that require a headphone jack.

AirPods let you access digital assistant Siri with just a double tap -- allowing you to access Siri to select and control your music, get directions, make and receive calls or perform any other Siri task.

In the past, the company has removed other also from the App Store for a wide variety of reasons, ranging from inappropriate content to improper use of the iPhone's hardware.

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Apple bans app that tracks lost AirPod ear pieces

Apple launched AirPods along with the iPhone 7 in September

"Finder for Airpods", an app that helped people track lost ear pieces has been banned by

Last week, mobile app developer studio Deucks Pty released the app on App Store.

"The app uses iPhone to track the Bluetooth wireless signal emitted by the two units to help locate the lost piece, displaying a line showing whether the user was getting closer or farther away based on signal strength," Fortune reported on Tuesday.

launched AirPods along with the iPhone 7 in September as a replacement for conventional earphones that require a headphone jack.

AirPods let you access digital assistant Siri with just a double tap -- allowing you to access Siri to select and control your music, get directions, make and receive calls or perform any other Siri task.

In the past, the company has removed other also from the App Store for a wide variety of reasons, ranging from inappropriate content to improper use of the iPhone's hardware.

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