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  1. President Trump’s attorney general pick Jeff Sessions could restart the encryption fight

    After weeks of speculation, President-elect Donald Trump today named Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) as his choice for attorney general…

  2. Under President Trump, Obama ally Google may face policy setbacks, including roll back of so-called ‘net neutrality’ rules

    During Obama’s presidency, more than 250 people moved between jobs at Google or related firms and the federal government, national political campaigns and Congress…

  3. Google’s Eric Schmidt wore staff badge at Hillary Clinton’s ‘victory’ party

    Eric Schmidt, the executive chairman of Google’s parent company, Alphabet, Inc., was spotted at Hillary Clinton’s ‘victory’ party last Tuesday wearing a staff badge…

  4. WikiLeaks emails show extremely close relationship between Clinton campaign and Google’s Eric Schmidt

    The emails between Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta and campaign manager Robby Mook show that Schmidt met with Podesta…

  5. FBI wants to get into locked Apple iPhone of Minnesota Islamic terrorist Dahir Adan

    When the FBI asked a court to force Apple to help crack the encrypted iPhone 5c of San Bernardino shooter…

  6. British PM Theresa May launches thinly veiled attacks on Apple and Facebook

    Theresa May launched a thinly veiled attack on Apple and Facebook…

  7. Hardware hack bypasses iPhone passcode security

    The work contradicts a claim made by the FBI earlier this year that this approach would not work….

  8. Apple backs Microsoft in battle against U.S. government over ‘Sneak-and-Peek’ searches

    Apple Inc., Google and Amazon.com Inc. were among the tech leaders that rallied behind Microsoft Corp…

  9. Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary on Apple tax row: Irish government should tell EU to f**k off

    Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary has weighed into the tax dispute between Apple and the European Union…

  10. U.S. taxpayers could end up paying Apple’s bill for back taxes in Ireland

    European authorities have clamped down on a special deal between Apple and Irish tax authorities…

  11. After calling for less security in Apple iPhone case, feckless FBI calls for more security as two state voter databases hacked

    The FBI has uncovered evidence that foreign hackers penetrated two state election databases…

  12. Morningstar: Apple remains fundamentally undervalued after EU tax grab

    We will maintain our $133 fair value estimate for Apple for now, even though the company…

  13. Obama admin worries EU’s Apple decision will cost U.S. taxpayers; Bernie Sanders applauds EU tax demand

    The White House says the Obama administration is concerned that American taxpayers will ultimately bear…

  14. U.S. v. Apple – the looming trial of the century?

    The US Federal Trade Commission launched an investigation into Apple…

  15. Inept Microsoft demonstrates just how right Apple was to stand up to U.S. government overreach

    I wrote an opinion piece predating the San Bernardino shootings on why Apple was right to stand firm…

  16. Bungling Microsoft singlehandedly proves that ‘backdoors’ are a stupid idea

    Microsoft leaked the golden keys that unlock Windows-powered tablets, phones and other devices sealed…

  17. FBI Director Comey calls for national talk over encryption vs. safety

    The FBI’s director said Friday the agency is collecting data to present next year in hopes…

  18. Apple’s App Store anti-competitive? Spotify and Elizabeth Warren think so

    Late last month, Apple streaming music rival Spotify accused Apple of anti-competitive behavior for rejecting…

  19. Elizabeth Warren accuses Apple of monopolistic-like actions; Spotify concurs

    Following Nancy Pelosi’s ‘poor Tim’ comment earlier this week, Apple today is again the target of yet another politician…

  20. Apple CEO Tim Cook has billions of reasons to raise money for the GOP

    Apple CEO Tim Cook’s fundraising breakfast for House Speaker Paul Ryan on Tuesday was the talk of Silicon Valley…

  21. Obama administration wants FBI access to people’s Internet browser history without a warrant

    The Obama administration is seeking to amend surveillance law to give the FBI explicit authority to access a person’s Internet browser history…

  22. Apple rehires prominent security pro to deliver even more powerful security features

    Apple Inc , which has resisted pressure from U.S. law enforcement to unlock encrypted iPhones…

  23. Feckless FBI unable to unlock iPhone, even with a ‘fingerprint unlock warrant’

    A judge recently took the controversial step of letting the FBI force a woman to unlock an iPhone with her fingerprints. But it didn’t work…

  24. The Touch ID lock on your iPhone isn’t cop-proof

    Law enforcement may be able to compel suspects to press their fingers to the devices and unlock them…

  25. U.S. government wants your fingerprints to unlock your phone

    As the world watched the FBI spar with Apple this winter in an attempt to hack into a San Bernardino shooter’s iPhone…

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