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Bill Gates denies iPhone crack demand would set precedent

Paul Crawford Silver badge

"In order to comply with this order, Apple need to build software to work on a particular IMEI and S/N of this phone"

Fixed it for you.

Next week its a new IMEI and S/N, week after a few dozen more... Come Xmas holidays Apple are being told by the courts to avoid excess costs and just do a tool for to gov that handles every confiscated phone in the USA. Meanwhile in Russia and China they are lining up for the same service...

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