FBI Mysteriously Cracks Gunman’s iPhone; Withdraws Legal Action

Washington – The FBI says it successfully used a mysterious technique without Apple’s help to break into an iPhone linked to the gunman in a California mass shooting. Read more

Israeli Company Helping FBI Crack iPhone Security

The FBI has been reportedly using the services of the Israeli-based company Cellebrite in its effort to break the protection on a terrorist’s locked iPhone, according to experts in the field familiar with the case. Read more

Washington – FBI: Might Be A Way To Unlock San Bernardino Attacker iPhone

Washington – In a stunning disclosure, federal authorities said Monday that they may have found a way to unlock an iPhone used by one of the shooters in the San Bernardino attack, a development that could make Apple’s forced cooperation unnecessary. Read more

FBI ‘Could Force Apple To Hand Over Private Key’

If Apple doesn’t comply with the court order requiring it to weaken the security on the San Bernardino shooter’s iPhone, it may be asked to hand over the source code to the entire operating system instead, the Department of Justice has implied. Read more

Florida Sheriff Grady Judd Threatens To Lock Up Apple CEO Tim Cook

WINTER HAVEN – A Central Florida sheriff has a message for Apple’s CEO: You’d better be ready to unlock the iPhone, should it ever be needed here. Read more

Edward Snowden: FBI’s Claim It Can’t Unlock The San Bernardino iPhone Is ‘Bullshit’

Edward Snowden, the whistleblower whose NSA revelations sparked a debate on mass surveillance, has waded into the arguments over the FBI’s attempt to force Apple to help it unlock the iPhone 5C of one of the San Bernardino shooters. Read more

Prosecutor: iPhone Could ID Unknown San Bernardino Attacker

Los Angeles – Information contained in an encrypted iPhone could help finally answer whether there was a third assailant in the San Bernardino terror attack that killed 14 people, according to court papers filed by the county’s district attorney. Read more

NY Judge: US Cannot Make Apple Provide FBI Access To Locked iPhone Data

NEW YORK – The U.S. Justice Department cannot force Apple to provide the FBI with access to a locked iPhone data in a routine Brooklyn drug case, a magistrate judge ruled Monday. Read more

The 10 Secret iPhone Hacks You Need In Your Life

There is nothing in your life as close to you as your iPhone that is so tragically underutilized. It’s a sad truth that even the most savvy iPhone owners out there must come to terms with. Read more

Bill Gates Sides With FBI In iPhone Hacking Case

In Apple’s epic courtroom showdown with the FBI, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates on Tuesday revealed himself to favor the G-men. Read more