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Iphone Privacy

Tim Cook Swipes At FBI During New iPhone Event

The Huffington Post | Casey Williams | Posted 03.21.2016 | Technology

Apple opened its March 21 event with a strong statement on data privacy. The iPhone "is a deeply personal device," CEO Tim Cook said, taking the stage...

Government Accuses Apple Of 'Deliberately' Boosting Security To Keep Feds Out

Reuters | Casey Williams | Posted 03.10.2016 | Technology

By Dan Levine and Dustin Volz (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department on Thursday said Apple Inc's rhetoric was "false" in a high-profile fight over t...

Why the ACLU Is Defending Apple

Eliza Sweren-Becker | Posted 03.03.2016 | Politics
Eliza Sweren-Becker

If the government has its way, then it will have won the authority to turn American tech companies against their customers and, in the process, undercut decades of advances in our security and privacy.

Why Apple Must Win vs The FBI

Mark Cuban | Posted 03.01.2016 | Technology
Mark Cuban

There is a near ZERO chance that the code created by Apple to break into their phones can stay private under current laws.

Mark Cuban: A 'Standing Ovation' For Apple

Mark Cuban | Posted 02.18.2016 | Business
Mark Cuban

They did the exact right thing by not complying with the order. They are exactly right that this is a very, very slippery slope. And while the FBI is attempting to be very clear that this is a one-off request, there is no chance that it is.

Sorry, But I'll Never Tell You My iPhone Passcode

Murray Rosenbaum | Posted 12.25.2013 | Teen
Murray Rosenbaum

I didn't believe my brother when he said, "Welcome to the world of never being not connected" to me when I got my first phone, but that is exactly the world where we live today. Now excuse me while I go change all of my passwords.

How To Protect Yourself From A Serious iOS 7 Bug

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 09.24.2013 | Technology

If you've downloaded iOS 7, all those fancy security measures on your iPhone won't save you from some good old-fashioned trickery. When a new opera...

Jason Gilbert

How To Stop Advertisers From Tracking Your iPhone | Jason Gilbert | Posted 10.15.2012 | Technology

Your iPhone, I'm sad to say, is not like Las Vegas: What happens there often does not stay there. Much of your iPhone activity -- including your w...

Clueful Helps You Spy On Your Apps

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 05.23.2012 | Technology

A few months back, it was revealed that several major iPhone apps, including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, were sending users' data to their server...

Jason Gilbert

iPhone Apps Stealing Your Contacts: What You Need To Know | Jason Gilbert | Posted 02.15.2012 | Technology

The controversy surrounding iPhone apps accessing users' address books appears to have come to a head: The Next Web reports that Rep. Henry Waxman (D-...

Apple To Change Policy After Uproar

Reuters | Gerry Shih | Posted 04.16.2012 | Technology

* Apple installs new rules for developers * U.S. legislators request information about Apple privacy policies By Gerry ...

Lawmakers Demand Answers From Apple In Latest Privacy Controversy

Reuters | Gerry Shih | Posted 04.16.2012 | Technology

By Gerry Shih SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Under pressure from U.S. legislators, Apple Inc moved Wednesday to quell a swelling privacy con...

Apple Tells App-Makers To Change How They Collect Location Data

The Wall Street Journal | Posted 10.22.2011 | Technology

Apple Inc. is advising software developers to stop using a feature in software for its iPhones and iPads that has been linked to privacy concerns, a m...

iPhone User Sues Apple Over Location Tracking--And Wins

Posted 09.13.2011 | Technology

SEOUL | Thu Jul 14, 2011 5:48am EDT (Reuters) - Apple Inc's Korean unit has paid compensation to a user of its popular iPhone after collecting loca...

Apple Pulls Another Controversial App

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 08.15.2011 | Technology

Apple has yanked another controversial app from the App Store. This time, the app in question is Big Brother Camera Security, which lets a user remote...

REPORT: Your iPhone's ID May Expose Your Identity

The Huffington Post | Thomas Houston | Posted 07.10.2011 | Technology

More privacy concerns for iPhone users. Researcher Aldo Cortesi has found a security flaw in iOS apps that makes it possible to connect the device'...

Congressmen Press Steve Jobs On iPhone Tracking

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 06.21.2011 | Technology

[UPDATE: 7:25 p.m.] Android devices have been found to cache location data in a similar manner. --- Freaked out that your iPhone may be tracking...

'Duplicitous' Apple Privacy Policy SLAMMED By Microsoft ID Guru

The Register | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Microsoft chief architect of identity Kim Cameron has insisted that the "non-personal information" collected by Apple can be used to personally identi...