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Bill Gates believes Apple should unlock the iPhone for FBI [Update]

Bill Gates believes Apple should unlock the iPhone for FBI [Update]

Bill Gates says Apple should unlock an iPhone used by a San Bernardino gunman to help the FBI. The Microsoft founder and former CEO believes this is a one-off scenario, and that Apple should provide the government with the information they need to solve its case.

Survey finds more support for Justice Department than Apple over iPhone unlocking dispute

Survey finds more support for Justice Department than Apple over iPhone unlocking dispute

Despite overwhelming support from fans and many of its peers in the technology industry, it looks like Apple’s battle against the FBI isn’t supported by everyone. In fact, in a recent survey, Pew Research Center found that more than half of respondents are on the Justice Department’s side.

WSJ: U.S. Justice Department wants Apple to unlock 12 more iPhones

WSJ: U.S. Justice Department wants Apple to unlock 12 more iPhones

Apple is battling against a court order to unlock one iPhone for the FBI, but the U.S. Justice Department wants the Cupertino company to extract data from many more. According to a new report, there are around 12 undisclosed cases similar to that Apple is already fighting.

iOS 9.3 to bring Verizon Wi-Fi Calling to iPhone

iOS 9.3 to bring Verizon Wi-Fi Calling to iPhone

Apple rolled out its third iOS 9.3 beta earlier this week — and followed it up with a public beta on Wednesday — and although it is almost identical to the second beta, there is one nice new addition. Those on Verizon can now enjoy Wi-Fi Calling.

Apple Watch could soon adjust iPhone volume based on ambient noise

Apple Watch could soon adjust iPhone volume based on ambient noise

A new Apple patent application published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office reveals the Cupertino company is working on a system that would allow Apple Watch to automatically adjust the volume on your iPhone based on ambient noise.

The invention could make your iPhone louder in noisy bars or busy streets, and quieter when you’re in a library or the office.

iOS 9 is bricking iPhones that have unofficial components from third-party repairers

iOS 9 is bricking iPhones that have unofficial components from third-party repairers

Getting your iPhone repaired by a third-party is often cheaper than getting it repaired at the Apple Store, and in many cases, you won’t notice the difference. But that’s going to change. With iOS 9, Apple is said to be bricking devices that contain unofficial components.

Apple could use curved photosensors to product smaller iPhone cameras that take better photos

Apple could use curved photosensors to product smaller iPhone cameras that take better photos

A new Apple patent reveals the Cupertino company could soon employ curved photosensors to create smaller iPhone cameras that capture better photos. The design could help Apple in its mission to make future smartphones even thinner.

Find My iPhone keeps sending users to a random house in Atlanta

Find My iPhone keeps sending users to a random house in Atlanta

Find My iPhone is the best way to recover a lost iOS device, but it doesn’t always work as planned. Atlanta couple Christina Lee and Michael Saba are learning this the hard way after getting constant visits from iPhone owners who are being wrongly directed to their home.

Apple’s 4-inch iPhone to be called the ‘iPhone 5se’

Apple’s 4-inch iPhone to be called the ‘iPhone 5se’

Rumors are suggesting that Apple’s supposed 4-inch iPhone will be based off a lower-end iPhone 5s and be dubbed the “iPhone 5se.”

Apple’s iPhone 6s orders up to 30% lower than expected in Q1 2016

Apple’s iPhone 6s orders up to 30% lower than expected in Q1 2016

Apple’s supply chain has confirmed that iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus orders are up to 30 percent lower than anticipated for Q1 2016, according to a new report. Sources say Apple has ordered 50-54 million fewer units than the same quarter last year.