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I noticed that in the HTML of there are meta tags for creating a webapp on iOS devices. However it is impossible to get to just on the iPhone, instead it redirects you to

Am I missing something? Or is this some future capability?

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What do you want to do on on the iPhone that you can't do on the iPhone directly? (Edit Contact groups?) – daGUY Dec 11 '12 at 15:43
If its not my phone, and I just quickly want to check my emails etc? – Jonathan. Dec 12 '12 at 12:37

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Safari on iPhone will always be redirected to the welcome page. AFAIK there's no chance to just access with Safari. However, you can try Google's Chrome Browser. It has an option to access a page in a desktop version. That will bring up the original iCloud page with the login dialog.

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