Encryption Fight: How Many Times Can The Government Cry Wolf? - Fast Company

In two separate high-profile cases the government pushed hard to compel Apple to hack into iPhones—then gave up at the last minute. Encryption Fight: How Many Times Can The Government Cry Wolf? [Photo: Everett Collection via Shutterstock].

FBI paid at least $1.7 million for tool to hack terrorist iPhone - Sydney Morning Herald

The FBI paid at least $US1.3 million ($1.7 million) for the tool that allowed it to break into the iPhone used by San Bernardino terrorist Syed Rizwan Farook, agency director James Comey said last week. Asked how much it cost to buy the hacking tool ...

The Encryption Farce - Wall Street Journal

If history repeats itself first as tragedy and then as farce, what does the FBI have in store next for its encryption war with Apple? After withdrawing its demands in San Bernardino and then reopening hostilities with a drug prosecution in Brooklyn ...

Have we seen the last of the All Writs Act in the encryption fight? - TechCrunch

A judge today officially put an end to the fight between the Justice Department and Apple over unlocking the iPhone of a New York man convicted of selling drugs. U.S. District Judge Margo Brodie denied as moot the government's request to force Apple to ...

The End Is Just The Beginning In The Apple Vs. DOJ Legal Battle Over Encryption - The Consumerist

As you may have heard, on Friday afternoon the U.S. Department of Justice backed off its efforts to compel Apple to aid in unlocking a criminal suspect's iPhone — for the second time in only a few weeks. While some have heralded this as a significant ...

Moot point: Judge closes iPhone encryption case in Brooklyn - CNET

Case closed. A federal judge on Monday ended legal proceedings in which the US government sought to force Apple to help the FBI open an encrypted iPhone. Late Friday, the government abruptly said it no longer needed Apple's help in a case involving the ...

Apple denies iPhone price hike in India - Firstpost

Apple has denied reports which state that there is a hike in iPhone prices in India by 29 percent to 'make up' for SE's poor response. The company said original prices for the iPhones are available on the official website. A recent report by Times of ...

iPhone 7 release date, specs, other details: Should you buy iPhone 6s or wait for new device? - International Business Times, India Edition

Apple's iPhone 7 may come with several significant changes, including removal of Home button and antenna band. Raymond Ronamai. April 23, 2016 19:34 IST. Amazon Prime offers best deal on iPhonesREUTERS/David Gray. So much has been written ...

US no longer requires Apple's help to crack iPhone in New York case - CSO Online

The U.S. no longer requires Apple's assistance to unlock an iPhone 5s phone running iOS 7 used by the accused in a drug investigation, stating that an “individual provided the passcode to the iPhone at issue in this case.” The Department of Justice has ...

China Punishes Apple by Shutting Down iTunes and Movies - Breitbart News

Despite years of Apple Inc. succeeding in gaining huge market share by apparently granting China state security authorities “backdoors” into its product encryption, communist regulators shut down Apple's iBook Store and iTunes on April 22. Key to China ...

A new bill will force companies to place a backdoor in their devices to undermine their own encryption - Digital Trends

The government wants to access information from digital devices in emergencies and legal investigations. It can't do that right now because some services (like WhatsApp) and some devices (like iPhones) are encrypted. While terrorists may still be using ...

Justice Department drops another iPhone case against Apple - TechnoBuffalo

The U.S. Justice Department has dropped its case against Apple after law enforcement agencies in New York obtained an iPhone unlock via other means. The move comes less than a month after the FBI dropped another high-profile case against the ...

Is Apple going to increase the iPhone price in India? - Live Punjab

Is Apple planning to raise the price of the iPhones by about 29% in India? This is the latest rumor that is doing the rounds in the tech markets nowadays. The iPhone lovers went jittery at this rumor, and the tech world was arguing whether this was the ...

Will Apple Skip iPhone 7S For iPhone 8? - ValueWalk

Reports sweeping the Internet suggest that Apple may skip a generation with its flagship smartphone series and instead release an iPhone 8 in 2017. This major smartphone release will effectively be a next generation device, as evidence uncovered by a ...

3 Reasons Apple iPhone Sales May Be Peaking - Motley Fool

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) shareholders have been spoiled over the years. When the stock closed lower for all of last year, it was the first time investors experienced an annual decline since 2008. Despite margin contraction in fiscal 2013 and iPad sales that ...

iPhone SE Deal: Get A $50 Gift On The Purchase Of The 4-Inch Phone - WCCFtech

If you are looking to purchase an iPhone SE and receive a gift card in the process, then Best Buy has the deal for you. Unfortunately, there are only 6 days remaining for the deal to end but luckily for you, there are several payment plans that will ...

iPhone 8 Will Be Released in 2017 Instead of iPhone 7s, Many New Features Expected - MobiPicker

Talking about news related to Apple, the iPhone 7 is all over the internet. A lot of rumors and gossips are being heard about the next iPhone that will be unveiled this year, and analysts have already said that the iPhone 7 won't be bringing in any ...

Apple predicted an iPhone sales drop. Here it comes - CNET

We aren't buying enough new iPhones. That's why Apple is expected to tell investors something it's never had to say before during its quarterly earnings call: iPhone sales likely dropped for the first time since the game-changing device went on sale in ...

Apple's co-operation with police in Tim Bosma case not unusual - CBC.ca

When should tech companies help law enforcement access their customers' personal data? The question has fuelled pretty fierce debate in recent months, especially during Apple's very public battle with the FBI over the agency's request that the tech ...

iPhone 8 with OLED Display, Wireless Charging and No Home Button to Release in 2017 After iPhone 7? - Bitbag

Apple has certainly stayed ahead in the technology game with its savvy ideas and edgy iPhone products. While it recently launched its iPhone SE at the company?s special media event in March, all eyes are still on the next major flagship iPhone 7 to be ...