iOS News

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  • iPhone 11 location services controversy quelled...
    on January 17, 2020 at 10:41 pm

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    Apple's latest iOS 13.3.1 beta release includes a settings toggle to disable iPhone 11's U1 Ultra Wideband chip, addressing recent concerns that the device is collecting location information without user consent.

  • US Attorney General William Barr's push against...
    on January 17, 2020 at 2:27 pm

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    The continuing push by US Attorney General William Barr and government officials for Apple and other tech companies to assist law enforcement by weakening encryption is a continuation of a long-standing argument, but some within the FBI disagree with the latest political volleys to break device security.

  • Rumors of a touchscreen Mac, FBI wants inside...
    on January 17, 2020 at 1:57 pm

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    Victor and William discuss the FBI's position on Apple and encryption, Apple's response, the latest in Apple TV+, plus the resurfacing of a rumor about a touchscreen Mac -- this time prompted by Apple itself.

  • Investors are waking up to Apple's new valuation
    on January 16, 2020 at 5:43 pm

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    Apple's shares have more than doubled over the last year, but the rapid increase isn't just the result of some temporary irrational exuberance. Instead, as a variety of analysts and observers have noted, it means that investors have formed a new understanding of Apple as a company, shedding their formerly bleak pessimism that valued Apple far lower than the various consumer electronics rivals it has been outperforming.

  • Scotland police don't seem to have any problem...
    on January 16, 2020 at 2:39 pm

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    Starting on January 20, 2020, Scotland police will begin using "cyber kiosks" to extract and examine the contents of smartphones -- including iPhones -- that have data relevant to investigations or accidents.