New criminal cases keep the Department of Justice focused on court action to require Apple's help unlocking phones. An federal encryption bill is on the way with far-reaching consequences that have all parties concerned.
The roots of Apple's first encounter with a court order requesting access into an iPhone date back to a child sex abuse case in 2008. Apple complied, and even helped provide the language used in the order.
Do you use every single app on your iPhone? Soon you may be able to hide those pesky stock Apple apps that you just don't need. iPhone users have been waiting for this feature to arrive for some time, but it's just a rumor for now.
The French federal competition watchdog filed a lawsuit against Apple, accusing the company of conducting illegal practices through its contracts with carriers. If Apple loses, the company could be required to pay as much as $55 million.
If you're looking to get a new tablet with cellular data, you might want to check out T-Mobile. If you purchase an Apple, Samsung, or LG phone, you can also grab a tablet of the same brand for 50 percent off or a $200 discount.
If you have an iPhone 6S or a 6S Plus, there was a security bug in iOS 9 and above that allows people to access your Contacts and Photos without a passcode from the lockscreen. Apple has since fixed the issue.
Own a Verizon iPhone and a Pebble Time watch? To date Pebble users have been unable to text from their wrist if they have an iPhone from anyone other than AT&T, however that feature is thankfully now available for Verizon users, too.
White House staffers now have upgraded computing and communications technology, replacing older computers, printers, phones, and outdated wiring. Air Force One's communications system was also brought into the current century.
The new iPhone SE is thicker than the current Apple flagship phones, but as it turns out, that doesn't mean that it's stronger. According to a recent bend test, the iPhone 6S is actually a fair bit stronger than the iPhone SE.
According to experts both inside and outside Apple, once the security flaw that allowed officials to get inside the mobile device is fixed, the opportunity for police to exploit this weakness will be gone for good.