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Sources say that the FBI paid less than $1 million for Farook iPhone 5c hack

Sources say that the FBI paid less than $1 million for Farook iPhone 5c hack

posted: yesterday, 22:08

The story that never dies lives for at least another day with the latest news about the hack used by the FBI to break into the Apple iPhone 5c used by Syed Farook. A new report cites sources as saying that...

Kickstar listed Pictar turns your iPhone into a DSLR camera

Kickstar listed Pictar turns your iPhone into a DSLR camera

posted: 20 Apr 2016, 21:23

We've seen cases for the Apple iPhone that added additional battery life, or offered more storage. Now, there is a case from miggo that turns your iPhone into a Digital SLR camera. The manufacturer is raising money for the case,...

FBI: Farook's phone turns up important data to help the investigation

FBI: Farook's phone turns up important data to help the investigation

posted: 19 Apr 2016, 20:08

According to those familiar with the investigation, the Apple iPhone 5c given to Sayed Farook by the San Bernardino County Public Health Department to help him at work, has actually helped the FBI tie up some loose...

FBI unlocking of Farook's Apple iPhone 5c  yields no clues

FBI unlocking of Farook's Apple iPhone 5c yields no clues

posted: 14 Apr 2016, 03:53

According to CBS News, all of that hype over the unlocking of the Apple iPhone 5c used by deceased terrorist Syed Farook, has resulted in not one tidbit of information that could lead to action on the part of the FBI. The government...

Unknown flaw found by hackers helped the FBI unlock dead terrorist's Apple iPhone 5c

Unknown flaw found by hackers helped the FBI unlock dead terrorist's Apple iPhone 5c

posted: 13 Apr 2016, 01:45

It ended up being a major coincidence. On the day that the FBI announced that it had finally unlocked the Apple iPhone 5c used by deceased terrorist Syed Farook, a contract was discovered online....

Mom destroys her kids' Apple iPhone 5c by blasting it with a gun and crushing it with a sledgehammer

Mom destroys her kids' Apple iPhone 5c by blasting it with a gun and crushing it with a sledgehammer

posted: 09 Apr 2016, 20:45

Remember when parents would punish their kids by grounding them, or cutting their allowance? Modern times call for new plays in the parental punishment playbook. For example, one...

Apple wants to know how the DOJ unlocked Farook's iPhone 5c without its help

Apple wants to know how the DOJ unlocked Farook's iPhone 5c without its help

posted: 30 Mar 2016, 04:00

Now that the FBI was able to unlock the Apple iPhone 5c used by dead terrorist Syed Farook, Apple wants to know how the FBI achieved this feat without its help. And Apple thinks it knows how it can get that...

Government opens Farook's Apple iPhone 5c without Apple's help

Government opens Farook's Apple iPhone 5c without Apple's help

posted: 28 Mar 2016, 21:17

The Justice Department announced today that it was able to open up the Apple iPhone 5c that was used by deceased terrorist Syed Farook, without Apple's help. Suspecting that there might be some clues inside the phone about...

Company reportedly unlocking terrorist's iPhone 5c for the FBI, also does work for Apple

Company reportedly unlocking terrorist's iPhone 5c for the FBI, also does work for Apple

posted: 26 Mar 2016, 11:45

The other day, we passed along a report that named Israeli company Cellebrite as the firm supposedly getting paid $15,278 by the FBI to open up Syed Farook's iPhone. The government turned to...

FBI paying Cellebrite $15,278 to open Syed Farook's Apple iPhone 5c?

FBI paying Cellebrite $15,278 to open Syed Farook's Apple iPhone 5c?

posted: 24 Mar 2016, 16:38

Just the other day, on the eve of what promised to be a three-ring circus inside a courtroom, the DOJ asked a judge to cancel a hearing scheduled between Apple and the DOJ. The government was trying to force Apple to...

Apple engineers that work on iOS might decide to quit if forced to write Govt.OS

Apple engineers that work on iOS might decide to quit if forced to write Govt.OS

posted: 18 Mar 2016, 00:27

According to the New York Times, Apple engineers have been discussing their options with each other in case Apple loses a court hearing scheduled for next Tuesday. At the hearing, DOJ attorneys will tell...

Apple posts FAQ on government's request to unlock terrorist's iPhone

Apple posts FAQ on government's request to unlock terrorist's iPhone

posted: 22 Feb 2016, 14:08

Apple's support page now includes information related to the company's legal battle with the government over a court order. The order demands that Apple unlock an Apple iPhone 5c, which was given to deceased terrorist...

San Bernardino victims oppose Apple in battle to open terrorist's iPhone 5c

San Bernardino victims oppose Apple in battle to open terrorist's iPhone 5c

posted: 22 Feb 2016, 01:47

Victims of the San Bernardino terrorist attack plan on filing a brief in federal court that will support the government's demand that Apple unlock Syed Farook's Apple iPhone 5c. The deceased terrorist was given...

FBI wants to use dead terrorist's fingerprints to open his iPhone

FBI wants to use dead terrorist's fingerprints to open his iPhone

posted: 18 Feb 2016, 14:40

The court battle between federal law enforcement officials and Apple has taken a turn to the morbid. Apple has been unwilling to create a version of iOS that would allow the FBI to unlock the Apple iPhone 5c belonging...

Judge orders Apple to open San Bernardino shooter's Apple iPhone 5c

Judge orders Apple to open San Bernardino shooter's Apple iPhone 5c

posted: 16 Feb 2016, 21:19

Just the other day, we told you that Apple has been waiting for a judge to decide whether it needs to open up and reveal information stored inside an Apple iPhone 5s related to a narcotics conspiracy case. Today, a federal...

Brick your iPhone, iPad or iPod by setting the date to 1/1/70? Here's a way to fix your device

Brick your iPhone, iPad or iPod by setting the date to 1/1/70? Here's a way to fix your device

posted: 13 Feb 2016, 19:23

Are you the type with a personality that forces you to do things that you're not supposed to? In other words, when your parents told you not to talk with your mouth full, did you start...

A retrospective: here's how the Apple iPhone evolved over the past 8 years

A retrospective: here's how the Apple iPhone evolved over the past 8 years

posted: 08 Sep 2015, 08:49

On January 9, 2007, former Apple CEO Steve Jobs made a historical product announcement. The device he introduced to the world was a revolutionary new phone, a widescreen iPod with touch controls, and a powerful...

This iPhone 5c saved a man from a shotgun blast to the chest

This iPhone 5c saved a man from a shotgun blast to the chest

posted: 22 May 2015, 08:25

According to detective inspector Gary McIntyre, who led the investigation, the victim would undoubtedly have died, had the phone not been in his pocket. Later, officers discovered the shotgun in a bush, wrapped in clingfilm...

iPhone 5c-like device with Touch ID spotted on Apple's site, could this be the iPhone 6c?

iPhone 5c-like device with Touch ID spotted on Apple's site, could this be the iPhone 6c?

posted: 21 May 2015, 08:06

With about 4 months left until Apple's regular iPhone refresh is due, rumors concerning the next-gen devices are abounding. But while we feel fairly confident that the Cupertino-based company...

Apple marching east - China becomes the company's second largest market

Apple marching east - China becomes the company's second largest market

posted: 28 Apr 2015, 07:46

Apple CEO Tim Cook has more than once referred to China as one of the company's key markets. He spent years in talks with China Mobile, trying to solidify a deal that would have the operator support and sell iPhones....

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