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Chaka Khan and her sister have both entered a drug rehabilitation program to battle their addiction to prescription drugs. (Photo by Mark Von Holden/Invision/AP, File)

Scoop: Chaka Khan, sister in rehab over prescription drugs

Chaka Khan and her sister have entered a drug rehabilitation program to…

 

The FBI said Wednesday that it will not publicly disclose the method that allowed it to break into a locked iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino attackers, saying it lacks enough "technical information" about the software vulnerability that was exploited. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

FBI says it won’t disclose how it accessed locked iPhone

WASHINGTON — The FBI said Wednesday that it will not publicly disclose…

 

In this March 21, 2016, file photo, Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks at an event to announce new products at Apple headquarters in Cupertino. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

Apple reports iPhone sales down, 1st revenue drop since 2003

Apple sold more than 51 million iPhones in the first three months…

 

In this file photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection shows Tashfeen Malik, left, and her husband, Syed Farook, at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago. (U.S. Customs and Border Protection via AP, File)

Apple remains in dark how FBI hacked iPhone without its help

WASHINGTON — The FBI's announcement that it mysteriously hacked into an iPhone…

In this file photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection shows Tashfeen Malik, left, and her husband, Syed Farook, at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago. (U.S. Customs and Border Protection via AP, File)
Protesters rally in support of data privacy outside the Apple store in San Francsico on Feb. 23. in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

Protect yourself from digital intrusion

This week’s question comes from Joel F. in Berkeley, who asks: Q:…

Protesters rally in support of data privacy outside the Apple store in San Francsico on Feb. 23. in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
A locked iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino killers likely holds evidence of the eventual attack, the Justice Department said in a court filing March 10 in its high-profile encryption dispute with Apple Inc., adding that the community and the public "need to know" what is on the device. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

US: Probable cause that locked phone has evidence of attack

WASHINGTON — A locked iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino…

A locked iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino killers likely holds evidence of the eventual attack, the Justice Department said in a court filing March 10 in its high-profile encryption dispute with Apple Inc., adding that the community and the public "need to know" what is on the device. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
Attorney General Loretta Lynch on Tuesday will discuss the encryption and other issues of digital privacy at the RSA Conference in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

Attorney General turns up the heat in public war with Apple

The nation's top law officer called for dialogue with the tech industry,…

Attorney General Loretta Lynch on Tuesday will discuss the encryption and other issues of digital privacy at the RSA Conference in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
A schism has emerged among family members of victims and survivors of the San Bernardino, California terrorist attack, with at least a couple supporting Apple Inc. in its battle against a federal court order to help the FBI hack into a shooter's locked iPhone.  (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

NY judge: US cannot make Apple provide iPhone data

NEW YORK — The U.S. Justice Department cannot force Apple to provide…

A schism has emerged among family members of victims and survivors of the San Bernardino, California terrorist attack, with at least a couple supporting Apple Inc. in its battle against a federal court order to help the FBI hack into a shooter's locked iPhone.  (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Apple CEO Tim Cook has refused to comply with FBI demands to provide a "backdoor" into the company's technology for fear of how the access could be used in the future. (Richard Drew/2015 AP)

Taking a byte out of the FBI

This week’s question comes from Angie W. in San Francisco, who asks:…

Apple CEO Tim Cook has refused to comply with FBI demands to provide a "backdoor" into the company's technology for fear of how the access could be used in the future. (Richard Drew/2015 AP)
The San Bernardino County-owned iPhone at the center of an unfolding high-profile legal battle between Apple Inc. and the U.S. government lacked a device management feature bought by the county that, if installed, would have allowed investigators easy and immediate access.  (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Apple to tell judge in California case: Congress must decide

WASHINGTON — Apple Inc. will tell a federal judge this week in…

The San Bernardino County-owned iPhone at the center of an unfolding high-profile legal battle between Apple Inc. and the U.S. government lacked a device management feature bought by the county that, if installed, would have allowed investigators easy and immediate access.  (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
In a Monday, Dec. 21, 2015 file photo, FBI Director James Comey attends the 27th Annual Remembrance Ceremony for the victims of Pan Am Flight 103, at Arlington National Cemetery, in  Arlington, Va. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)

Some victims in mass shooting support efforts to hack iPhone

WASHINGTON — Some victims and affected families in the mass shootings in…

In a Monday, Dec. 21, 2015 file photo, FBI Director James Comey attends the 27th Annual Remembrance Ceremony for the victims of Pan Am Flight 103, at Arlington National Cemetery, in  Arlington, Va. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
In this Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015, file photo, Apple CEO Tim Cook discusses the new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus during the Apple event at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)

Apple challenges government encryption demands alone for now

Although many leading tech companies have long voiced concerns over assisting in…

In this Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015, file photo, Apple CEO Tim Cook discusses the new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus during the Apple event at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
In this 2014 file photo, Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during an announcement of new products in Cupertino. Faced with a federal judge's order to help investigators break into an iPhone allegedly used by one of the San Bernardino shooters, Apple may well argue that the request would place an unreasonable burden on the company. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

Fight over gunman’s locked iPhone could have big impact

WASHINGTON — An extraordinary legal fight is brewing with major privacy implications…

In this 2014 file photo, Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during an announcement of new products in Cupertino. Faced with a federal judge's order to help investigators break into an iPhone allegedly used by one of the San Bernardino shooters, Apple may well argue that the request would place an unreasonable burden on the company. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
Phil Schiller, Apple's senior vice president of worldwide marketing, talks about the pricing of the new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus during the Apple event at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015. (Eric Risberg/AP)

Apple stakes new claim to living room, shows new iPhones

Apple staked a new claim to the living room on Wednesday, as…

Phil Schiller, Apple's senior vice president of worldwide marketing, talks about the pricing of the new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus during the Apple event at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015. (Eric Risberg/AP)
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Software glitch can cause iPhones to crash

A newly-discovered glitch in Apple's software can cause iPhones to mysteriously shut…

AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis
Ahn Young-joon/ap file photoCustomers wait in line to buy Apple's iPhone 6 at a mobile phone shop in Seoul

Researchers say Apple devices at risk

Security researchers say they've discovered a vulnerability in Apple's software, called "Masque…

Ahn Young-joon/ap file photoCustomers wait in line to buy Apple's iPhone 6 at a mobile phone shop in Seoul

Apple seeks more environmentally-friendly efforts

Apple is offering free recycling of all its used products and vowing…

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FireChat ignites new way to communicate on phones

A new mobile messaging application called FireChat is empowering nearby smartphone users…

AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh
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BlackBerry wins ruling against iPhone keyboard

Troubled smartphone maker BlackBerry has won an early round in its legal…

AP Photo/Paul Sakuma
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Apple introduces 2 new iPhone models

CUPERTINO — Apple's latest iPhones will come in a bevy of colors…

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