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US Says Will Let Apple Keep Software to Help FBI Hack iPhone

The Obama administration told a US magistrate judge on Friday it would be willing to allow Apple Inc. to retain possession of and later destroy specialized software it has been ordered to design to help the FBI hack into an encrypted iPhone used by the gunman in December’s mass shootings in California. The government made clear that it was open ... Read More »

Craig Federighi and Eddy Cue on Growing Complaints About Apple Software

Over the past few months, it has become a talking point in the industry that the quality of Apple’s software, once considered as the benchmark for others to follow, has degraded significantly. Amid such commentaries, Craig Federighi and Eddy Cue, senior vice presidents at the company appeared on John Gruber’s The Talk Show last week to clear some of the ... Read More »

LinkedIn Reports Strong Results on Hiring Software; Posts Weak Forecast

LinkedIn shares plunged as much as 28 percent in after-hours trading Thursday after the company reported better-than-expected results for the fourth quarter but provided a weak forecast for 2016. The professional networking service’s adjusted earnings and revenue beat Wall Street’s estimates for the last three months of 2015, thanks to strong demand for its hiring and recruiting software. But it ... Read More »