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US to Continue Appeal of iPhone Data Case in New York

The US Justice Department on Friday said it would keep fighting to force Apple Inc to open an iPhone in a New York drug case, continuing its controversial effort to require Apple and other tech companies to help law enforcement authorities circumvent encryption. Just two weeks ago, the government dropped its effort to require Apple to crack an iPhone used ... Read More »

Apple Could Soon Finally Allow iPhone, iPad Users to Hide Stock Apps

Most iPhone and iPad users, if not all, have a folder on their home screen that reads something like this: “Apple apps,” “junk,” or “useless.” This folder usually contains Apple-made stock apps such as Compass, Calculator, Stocks, Find my iPhone, Voice Memos, Apple Watch, and Weather. For years,Apple has been criticised for not giving users the ability to remove or ... Read More »

FBI: ‘Too Early’ to Say if Anything Valuable Is on San Bernardino iPhone

After a protracted and very public dispute between the FBI and Apple, federal authorities said last week that investigators were able to access a locked iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino, California, attackers. So what have they actually found? It’s too soon to say, according to the FBI’s top lawyer. The FBI is still analyzing data found on ... Read More »

iPhone SE, 9.7-Inch iPad Pro Now Officially Available in India

Apple India has launched the new smartphone and tablet it unveiled globally last month, the 4-inch iPhone SE and the 9.7-inch iPad Pro. The iPhone SE (Review) and 9.7-inch iPad Pro (Wi-Fi | Cellular) are available through the company’s online and offline retail partners in the country. The iPhone SE is available in two storage variants – 16GB and 64GB, ... Read More »

FBI Continues to Debate Sharing iPhone Hack With Apple

The FBI has not decided whether to share with Apple details about how the bureau hacked into an iPhone linked to a California terrorism investigation, the bureau’s director says. James Comey discussed the situation during a speech Wednesday evening at Kenyon College in Ohio. He called their ability to get into the iPhone a “technological corner case” and said the ... Read More »

iPhone SE Seeing Stock-Outs, Shipping Delays in the US

Apple launched its iPhone SE smartphone last month, with the first wave of launch countries (including the US) gaining availability on March 31. However, the smartphone’s SIM-free variant and some carrier-based models appear to be in short supply in the US via the company website, in-store pickups, and carrier stores. The iPhone SE checkout page in the company’s US website ... Read More »

Apple Fixes iPhone Siri Bug That Allowed Anyone Access to Contacts, Photos

An online video of a newly discovered bug in Apple’s iOS 9.3.1 operating system is making the rounds, showing that it has been possible to access an iPhone user’s contacts and photos without entering a passcode or scanning a fingerprint. It does require a very particular set of circumstances. For one, you have to allow Siri to access your Twitter ... Read More »

FBI: ‘Too Early’ to Say if Anything Valuable Is on San Bernardino iPhone

After a protracted and very public dispute between the FBI and Apple, federal authorities said last week that investigators were able to access a locked iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino, California, attackers. So what have they actually found? It’s too soon to say, according to the FBI’s top lawyer. The FBI is still analyzing data found on ... Read More »

iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus Lock Screen Bypass Lets Anyone Access Contacts, Photos

Apple may have fixed the bug that was causing several apps to crash on iPad and iPhone when clicking a link, but a new bug discovered since remains unpatched. A lock screen bypass has been discovered that allows users to view contact and photo albums on iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus without unlocking the smartphones with a pass code ... Read More »

iPhone SE 64GB India Price Revealed

Apple at its ‘Let Us Loop You In’ event last month unveiled the new iPhone SE and also revealed that the new 4-inch iPhone would go on sale in 100 countries by May. The Cupertino-based giant had also confirmed that India price of the iPhone SE would be Rs. 39,000 for the 16GB storage model. It hadn’t revealed the price ... Read More »