Privacy Concerns

Government, Claiming it Cracked iPhone Security, Drops Legal Action Against Apple
Apple

Government, Claiming it Cracked iPhone Security, Drops Legal Action Against Apple

The abrupt end to a confrontation that had transfixed the tech industry was a victory for Apple, which vehemently opposed a court order to unlock the device used by the San Bernardino shooter.
Know the Difference Between Privacy and Asset Protection
Entrepreneur Network

Know the Difference Between Privacy and Asset Protection

Finance expert Mark Kohler explains how these two types of protection function.
Entrepreneur Network
How the FBI Might Unlock That iPhone Without Apple's Help
iPhone

How the FBI Might Unlock That iPhone Without Apple's Help

The FBI is going to test out the technique over the next two weeks and will report back to the court hearing the case.
Apple's Trio of 'Privacy Czars' Grapple With Internal Conflicts Over User Data
Apple

Apple's Trio of 'Privacy Czars' Grapple With Internal Conflicts Over User Data

The iPhone maker's apparent willingness to sacrifice some profit for the sake of privacy bolsters its image as a company that protects customers.
Watch John Oliver Hilariously Break Down the Apple Encryption Case
Apple

Watch John Oliver Hilariously Break Down the Apple Encryption Case

The comedian is thoughtful with his take on the nuances around encryption.
Nina Zipkin
Attorney General on Apple: We're Asking Them to Do What Their Customer Wants
Legal

Attorney General on Apple: We're Asking Them to Do What Their Customer Wants

Loretta Lynch speaks on the San Bernardino case during a visit to the Late Show With Stephen Colbert.
Nina Zipkin
FCC Unveils Internet Privacy Proposal
FCC

FCC Unveils Internet Privacy Proposal

The plan would require broadband providers to obtain consumer consent, disclose data collection, protect personal information and report breaches.
Verizon Wireless to Cough Up $1.35 Million Over 'Supercookies'
Verizon

Verizon Wireless to Cough Up $1.35 Million Over 'Supercookies'

The largest U.S. mobile firm inserted unique tracking codes in its users traffic for advertising purposes.
Brazil Police Detain Facebook Executive Over Court Orders
Facebook

Brazil Police Detain Facebook Executive Over Court Orders

Privacy concerns have frequently put Facebook and other Internet giants at odds with Brazilian law enforcement seeking evidence in criminal cases.
New York Judge Backs Apple in Encryption Fight With Government
Apple

New York Judge Backs Apple in Encryption Fight With Government

The judge ruled that he did not have the legal authority to order Apple to disable the security of an iPhone that was seized during a drug investigation.
Erin Andrews in Tears After It Was Revealed Nearly 17 Million People Watched Nude Video of Her
News and Trends

Erin Andrews in Tears After It Was Revealed Nearly 17 Million People Watched Nude Video of Her

A computer expert testified that millions of people have watched a video of Andrews undressing at the Nashville Marriott back in 2008.
Andrea Huspeni
Apple's Legal Standoff With the FBI Makes Privacy Fanaticism a Marketing Tool
Privacy Concerns

Apple's Legal Standoff With the FBI Makes Privacy Fanaticism a Marketing Tool

While other tech companies are assisting with the fight against terrorism, Apple has put protecting a mass killer's iPhone from a search warrant the center of its brand.
Peter Page
Erin Andrews Breaks Down During Dad's Testimony in $75 Million Civil Suit
News and Trends

Erin Andrews Breaks Down During Dad's Testimony in $75 Million Civil Suit

The TV host and reporter was in tears while listening to her father tell jurors how much his daughter was affected by a stalker videotaping her nude and posting the clip in online.
Andrea Huspeni
Apple CEO: Unlocking San Bernardino Shooter's iPhone Would Be 'Bad for America'
Apple

Apple CEO: Unlocking San Bernardino Shooter's iPhone Would Be 'Bad for America'

'Some things are hard, and some things are right, and some things are both -- this is one of those things,' Tim Cook says in an interview.