Apple Plans To Make iPhone And iCloud More Secure To Keep The Government Away

 Apple is already thinking about ways to make it harder to hack iPhones, reports say. According to the New York Times, the company wants to prevent passcode-free recovery mode ...

With 12 Other Active Cases, The FBI Can’t Claim That It’s Just About One iPhone

 The FBI and the Department of Justice have used a strong narrative to defend their case in the dispute between the FBI and Apple. The FBI wants Apple to unlock an iPhone 5c belonging ...

Bill Gates Clarifies Statements On Apple VS FBI, Calls For Safe Guards And Discussion

 Editor’s note: A previous version of this post had the headline “Bill Gates Says Apple Should Unlock The iPhone” but Gates appeared on Bloomberg after this report ...

Bill Gates Says Apple Should Unlock The iPhone

 Bill Gates is siding with the FBI and says Apple should unlock the phone of the San Bernardino shooter. In an interview with FT, the Microsoft founder simply reiterates the Justice ...

At MWC, Facebook’s Zuckerberg Talks Free Basics, Lasers and Encryption

 Facebook had a high-profile setback when its Free Basics mobile connectivity program got blocked in India earlier this month over net neutrality issues, but its CEO Mark ...

Is Smartphone Innovation All Tapped Out?

 A panel session probing the perennial heads or tails of mobile device commoditization vs mobile device innovation here at MWC 2016 earlier today heard an interesting range of ...

Amazon Brings X-Ray To Web Video

 Amazon’s X-Ray for Movies and TV Shows – the feature that brings additional content, like actor bios and other background information – is now available on Amazon ...

IBM Inks VMware, GitHub, Bitly Deals, Expands Apple Swift Use As It Doubles Down On The Cloud

 While a large part of the mobile industry swirls around the streets of Barcelona, IBM is playing host at its own big InterConnect event in Las Vegas, where it unveiled a rush ...

Nokia: We’re In No Rush To Get Our Brand Back On Phones

 After exiting the smartphone market dramatically by selling its mobile making division to Microsoft for $ 7.2 billion back in 2013, Nokia has hinted it is looking to return to ...

13 TechCrunch Stories You Don’t Want To Miss This Week

 This week, Apple battled with the FBI amid an order to unlock an iPhone belonging to one of the terrorists involved in the San Bernardino shooting, Kanye West made waves in the ...

Justice Department Files Motion To Force Apple To Comply With Backdoor Request

 And we’re back with another episode of our favorite privacy saga between Apple with the FBI. This time, the Department of Justice gets involved. The department has filed ...

A Timeline Of Apple’s iPhone Unlocking Fight With The FBI

 After a California judge ordered Apple to unlock the iPhone of one of the San Bernardino terrorists last week, a lot has happened. We’ve summarized the whole Apple vs. FBI ...