Apple CEO Tim Cook has come to a cybersecurity standoff with the US government. Image: James Martin/CNET

Apple’s FBI standoff: Why it’s a lot bigger than breaking into one device

Apple has chosen not to meet the FBI’s demands to help reveal the information that is on the iPhone of one of the killers in the December 2015 San Bernardino shooting. Why is Apple being so intransigent and what are the larger implications for the tech industry? That’s what Bill Detwiler and Jason Hiner discussed in a special 30-minute episode of the TechRepublic Podcast.