Apple & other tech companies ask U.S. Supreme Court to apply 4th Amendment protection to location data

  • 16 August 2017
  • Anon

Apple has joined with Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Verizon and others in asking the U.S. Supreme Court to rule that 4th Amendment protections apply to cellphone location data. This would mean that location data could not be accessed without a warrant or court order.
The issue is before the Supreme Court as a result of a 2011 conviction …
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As high quality 4K video goes mainstream, Apple’s HEVC will help keep file sizes at bay

  • 16 August 2017
  • Anon

Upcoming support of the HEVC (High Efficiency Video Coding ) codec in macOS Sierra and iOS 11 will help to improve file efficiency of high quality video files. With an added emphasis on high quality 4K content in upcoming Apple hardware and software, the deployment of such technology is occurring at an ideal time. more…

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