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Microsoft offers tepid support for Apple’s battle with FBI

Apple’s escalating battle with the FBI over iPhone encryption is gaining support from various technology companies. Google CEO Sundar Pichai chimed in to support Apple yesterday, alongside WhatsApp founder Jan Koum. Now Microsoft is backing a statement made by the Reform Government Surveillance (RGS), of which Microsoft is a founding member: Continue reading… The Verge – All Posts

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EFF, ACLU, and Amnesty International voice support for Apple in FBI battle

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), and Amnesty International have come out in support of Apple, after the company said it would contest a judge’s order to unlock an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino shooters. The FBI has demanded access to an iPhone 5c used by Syed Farook, on the grounds that it could provide ...

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Hillary Clinton pleads to N.H. voters for support in primary

Fading Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton, facing a near-certain loss to Bernie Sanders in Tuesday’s New Hampshire primary, spent the last day before the crucial voting contest imploring Granite State residents to consider her and staving off rumors of an impending campaign shake-up “I need you tomorrow,” Clinton, who according to the latest RealClearPolitics average of recent polls is trailing Sanders ...

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Leaked Apple Support app could lead to shorter lines at the Genius Bar

Apple is taking its support services to its customers. Years after its business has come to rely almost entirely on iPhone sales, the company appears to be giving its support site a home on iOS devices. The company has yet to confirm the app, but a series of screenshots from Sonny Dickson, a source for past Apple leaks, depict what ...

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Marines select Engility for continued intel operations support

Richard TomkinsCHANTILLY, Va., Oct. 9 (UPI) — U.S. Marine Corps intelligence information gathering and dissemination capabilities are to continue to receive support from Engility Holdings Inc. Latest News – UPI.com

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Michelle Obama tweets support to Robin Roberts, girlfriend

Ida Mae Astute/ABC The First Lady tweeted her congratulations to Robin Roberts, pictured with Michelle Obama in February, after the morning show host acknowledged her longtime girlfriend in a Facebook posting marking her recovery.   Michelle Obama congratulated “Good Morning America” host Robin Roberts and her newly acknowledged girlfriend, Amber Laign, as Roberts marks her remarkable recovery after a bone ...

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Bill Clinton would support a Joe Biden 2016 presidential bid — if he won the nomination

CNN “I think the world of him,” former President Bill Clinton said of Joe Biden during an interview with CNN en Español ‘s Juan Carlos Lopez. Former President Bill Clinton had warm words for his wife’s most likely rival for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination. In an interview Tuesday with CNN en Español, Clinton praised Vice President Joe Biden, who ...

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Lovett: De Blasio’s pre-K tax gets support in Legislature

AP Photo/Mike Groll/ASSOCIATED PRESS Senate co-leader Jeffrey Klein (D-Bronx) says Bill de Blasio’s plan to use tax hikes on the wealthy to fund universal prekindergarten ‘has a lot of merit.’ ALBANY — On the eve of Tuesday’s mayoral election, Democratic front-runner Bill de Blasio’s push to tax the wealthy to pay for universal prekindergarten has received crucial support in ...

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