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Apple to ‘disarm’ iPhones

Apple to ‘disarm’ iPhones

Kali Persall,
Managing Editor

August 17, 2016

In a few months, iPhone users will be able to illustrate a text with rainbow flags, female athletes, professionals and single-parent families, but not guns. This fall, the pistol emoji will be removed from iPads, iPhones and be replaced with a lime-green water gun in the iOS 10 software u...

An Apple a day keeps Big Brother away

Graphic by Tam Duong Jr./The Pioneer

Shannon Stroud,

February 25, 2016

On Tuesday, the FBI asked Apple to unlock the iPhone that belonged to suspect Syed Rizwan Farook in the San Bernardino shootings. On that same day, Apple’s Chief Executive Officer, Tim Cook, publicly stated Apple would not unlock the iPhone for the benefit of the case. “We oppose this order, which ...

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