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Proposed Senate bill penalizing resistance to decryption requests nears completion, could be introduced next week

03/09/2016, 05:44:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee leaders are nearing completion of a draft bill that applies civil penalties to tech companies resisting court-ordered requests for assistance in unlocking encrypted hardware, according to a Wednesday report.

Absurd report claims Apple is prepping a 5.8" iPhone with OLED display for 2018

03/08/2016, 01:19:30 PM, Posted By Sam Oliver

Taiwanese analysts reportedly believe Apple is about to join the mobile display size arms race, adding a yet larger display to its flagship iPhone lineup and moving to more power efficient OLED technology in the process. That seems highly unlikely -- here's why.

Just in time for SXSW, Apple Maps transit directions launch in Austin

03/08/2016, 12:07:00 PM, Posted By Neil Hughes

Days before the South by Southwest festival is set to kick off, Apple Maps has added public transit information to the host town of Austin, Tex., benefitting the tens of thousands who will descend upon the city.

Craig Federighi: Security is an endless race, but the FBI wants to roll it back to 2013

03/06/2016, 09:22:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Apple's head of software engineering Craig Federighi published an opinion in the Washington Post today that clarified the company's reasoning behind refusing to weaken its products to appease a very public demand from the FBI.

Apple Pencil navigation returns to iPad Pro with iOS 9.3 beta 5

03/01/2016, 04:13:43 PM, Posted By Neil Hughes

As promised, beta testers can once again use the Apple Pencil to navigate on iPad Pro with the latest build of iOS 9.3, with functionality restored before the software is released to the public.

This week on AI: FBI debate explodes, Mac & iPhone leaks, Apple patent win overturned

02/27/2016, 05:16:00 AM, Posted By Roger Fingas

A single issue dominated most headlines this week: Apple's defiance of an FBI request to help unlock an iPhone linked to San Bernardino shooter Syed Rizwan Farook. More news did emerge, however, on Apple's legal battles with Samsung, and possible plans for OS X and a new 4-inch iPhone.

Google, Facebook, Microsoft & Twitter expected to file motions backing Apple in unlock debate

02/25/2016, 05:33:44 PM, Posted By Roger Fingas

Google, Facebook, Microsoft and Twitter are all expected to file amicus briefs in support of Apple, which is refusing to help the FBI unlock an iPhone 5c belonging to San Bernardino shooter Syed Rizwan Farook over wider data privacy concerns.

Apple's Photos apps for iOS 10 & OS X 10.12 to restore iPhoto editing features - report

02/25/2016, 01:44:00 PM, Posted By Neil Hughes

Apple is said to be planning big changes in its Photos applications for both iOS 10 and OS X 10.12, more closely aligning the capabilities of the iPhone and Mac apps, and also restoring some absent functionality that was previously found in iPhoto.

Apple developing iPhone and iCloud encryption that counters FBI-requested workaround, reports say

02/25/2016, 01:49:00 AM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Amid government pressure on Apple to build an iOS encryption workaround, the company is said to be developing stronger iPhone and iCloud safeguards that would render obsolete any exploit it might be compelled to create.

Bipartisan encryption bill would create special congressional commission on encryption

02/24/2016, 06:08:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-Texas) and Senate Intelligence Committee member Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.) on Wednesday announced plans to push forward a bill that would see the formation of a special congressional commission to address complex digital privacy issues, a hot button topic recently making headlines thanks to Apple's legal battle with the DOJ.

Facing challenges from FBI, Apple vows to strengthen encryption even further

02/24/2016, 03:11:12 PM, Posted By Roger Fingas

Should it successfully refuse a court order to help the FBI unlock Syed Farook's iPhone, Apple will continue to strengthen its encryption, a report said on Wednesday, citing an anonymous Apple executive.

Apple execs met with Malaysian prime minister to discuss R&D investments, app development center

02/23/2016, 10:58:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Amidst an expansion into secondary and tertiary markets, Apple executives recently met with Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak to discuss potential investment opportunities in the region, including R&D and app development centers.

Rallies supporting Apple's stance on privacy see lukewarm response

02/23/2016, 09:53:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Internet rights advocacy group Fight for the Future staged a series of rallies in support of Apple's encryption fight on Tuesday, though the nationwide gatherings managed only to attract small groups of stalwart activists.

Mother of San Bernardino victim backs Apple, says right to privacy 'makes America great'

02/22/2016, 09:45:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Carole Adams -- whose son Robert was killed in the San Bernardino attack last year -- has spoken out in support of Apple's position on encryption, saying the company "is definitely within their rights to protect the privacy of all Americans."

San Bernardino victims to support FBI in iPhone decryption fight

02/21/2016, 08:30:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Families of the victims of last year's San Bernardino massacre plan to file a legal brief in support of U.S. Department of Justice efforts to unlock an iPhone used by one of the shooters, adding weight to the government's case against Apple, a report said Sunday.

This week on AI: Apple vs. the FBI, Apple vs. Kanye West, Apple vs. the world

02/20/2016, 04:02:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Seemingly everyone in the tech world was talking about Apple's fight with the U.S. government over encryption and backdoor access to iOS. But the iPhone maker also found itself under fire from a variety of others as well, including hedge fund managers, and even rapper Kanye West. Catch up now on the busy week that was.

Apple reportedly enlists aid of free-speech attorneys in encryption battle

02/18/2016, 10:49:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Details surrounding Apple's legal battle to keep iPhone encryption intact continue to trickle out, the latest being a report claiming the company has retained the services of two prominent attorneys well versed in free-speech rights, suggesting such issues will be in play at upcoming court hearings.

Facebook, Twitter voice support for Apple's stance on encryption [u]

02/18/2016, 09:27:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Twitter chief executive Jack Dorsey tweeted "we stand with Tim Cook and Apple," while Facebook expressed it would "fight aggressively" against any government actions to "weaken the security" of consumer products.

Senate committee chair mulls bill to punish companies that refuse decryption requests

02/18/2016, 08:00:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Amid a raging digital security debate sparked by Apple's fight to protect encryption FBI, the Senate Intelligence Committee is said to be working on legislation that would criminalize companies unwilling to comply with court-ordered decryption requests.

Inside iOS 9.3: Apple will allow third-party apps to add music to your iCloud Music Library [u]

02/18/2016, 11:08:00 AM, Posted By Neil Hughes

With its forthcoming iOS 9.3 update, Apple plans to allow third-party apps to add songs to a user's iCloud Music Library, eliminating the need to use iTunes on a Mac or PC to upload songs to the cloud or add them to the iOS Music app.

Protestors gather at San Francisco Apple Store to support fight against government backdoors

02/18/2016, 12:13:00 AM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Internet rights advocacy group Fight for the Future held a rally outside a flagship San Francisco Apple Store on Wednesday in a show of support as Apple resists government pressure to implement software backdoors.

Apple Pay launches in China with support for 80% of credit and debit cards

02/17/2016, 06:31:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Apple launched its Apple Pay mobile payments service in China on Thursday, opening the door to a vast market of smartphone users, as well as newfound competition in an established touchless systems segment leaders Tencent and Alibaba.

Lawmakers, advocacy groups, Snowden take sides in polarizing Apple encryption debate

02/17/2016, 05:53:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

U.S. legislators, public rights groups and security experts are planting their collective flags in a debate that could have serious ramifications for the future of consumer encryption sparked by a recent court order forcing Apple to aid in the decryption of an iPhone linked to the San Bernardino terrorist attack,

Google addresses EdTech data collection concerns but leaves questions unanswered

02/16/2016, 06:18:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

After requesting details on Google's data collection policies in relation to its education technology program, Sen. Al Franken on Tuesday published the company's official point-by-point response, saying the letter was thorough but ultimately incomplete.

German coal & power firm RWE plans to use up to 1,000 iPads under Apple/IBM deal

02/16/2016, 01:38:25 PM, Posted By Roger Fingas

A German coal and power corporation, RWE, is planning to deploy up to 1,000 iPads through Apple and IBM's MobileFirst partnership, a CIO with the company's generation unit said on Tuesday.