The cloud is not safe
Thank you for a great article with lots of important information that everyone should read. I had the same idea about resetting the phone before entering a country and just resync the phone after passing the border. But that would not help if you are entering USA, because the documents that Snowden leaked showed us the extent of NSA’s data gathering. In particular the slide below.
All your data will be safe behind the world-class security that Facebook, Google, Apple[…]
I think most of the data that is stored in clouds owned by Facebook, Google, Apple, Microsoft, etc. are in the hands of NSA allready.