Facebook and Twitter boldly stand with Apple against the FBI
February 18, 2016 - Uncategorized
Better late than never.
After over 24 hours of radio silence in what could be the biggest privacy issue to hit the tech industry, Facebook and Twitter threw their support behind Apple late Thursday in its high-profile fight against the FBI.
The support, which follows that of Google CEO Sundar Pichai, came more than a day after CEO Tim Cook penned an open letter to customers rejecting a court order to help law enforcement unlock the iPhone 5C of the San Bernardino massacre shooters.
The FBI asked the court to force Apple to create a new version of its operating system that would disable the privacy of the passcode lock on the phone. Read more…