Why Smartphones’ ‘Cop Mode’ Might Not Keep Cops Out for Much Longer

The debate over ‘compelled decryption’ is likely headed for the US Supreme Court

MIT Technology Review
Aug 6 · 5 min read
Source photo: Elijah Nouvelage/AFP/Getty Images

By Patrick Howell O’Neill

I opened the YouTube app last night to watch a video about the anti-government protests in Hong Kong. A clever five-second ad from Apple preceded it. “This is how…

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