Apple VP, Craig Federighi, tells the FBI to suck it. The FBI wants to roll back safeguards that keep us a step ahead of criminals. We cannot afford to fall behind those who would exploit technology to cause chaos.
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Kudos to Tim Cook for having the courage and leadership. Would be nice if some of the other tech leaders chimed in. Apple’s come out strongly against a proposed UK regulation to weaken encryption. That follows on the heels of Tim Cook saying to 60 Minutes that the company is against compromising encryption for the … Continue reading Apple Sticks to its Guns
Really interesting view from someone in-the-know. This is what scares me about carrier-controlled mobile operating systems, and the carriers in general. If you have ever questioned, or been questioned about, your choice to embrace the Apple ecosystem, this may help quell those. Too bad the average consumer with an Android device doesn’t get it, and … Continue reading Goodbye, Android
Our mobile devices are more than just a vital conduit to our friends and family. They’re where we keep our most intimate and personal details—photos, music, financial data, and personal information. So having our gadgets stolen is more than an inconvenience—it can disrupt our entire life. Here's how to keep your gadgets safe and get smart … Continue reading How To Get Smart About Smartphone Theft