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Support for encryption legislation wanes following Apple's standoff with authorities

An effort to propose a law creating a "back door" enabling law-enforcement agencies to access data on encrypted devices is dead, according to  Reuters.

Intel's modem 'a virtual certainty' to be in some iPhone 7s models, analyst says

Intel should finally throw in the towel on the mobile business if it can't score a deal to get its chips into a high-profile handset, according to Will Strauss of Forward Concepts. But the market research firm is confident the company's wares will make their way into at least some upcoming iPhones.

AT&T, Sprint launch new BOGO promos covering iPhone 6, 6s Plus and other gadgets

AT&T and Sprint are hoping to boost second-quarter subscriber adds with new promotions continuing the buy-one, get-one theme.

Tim Cook to visit India as iPhone sales slow in more mature markets

Apple CEO Tim Cook will visit India this week for the first time in an effort to unlock a massive and relatively untapped market.

Report: iPhone suppliers hiring ahead of production of iPhone 7

Apple's top Taiwanese suppliers are scrambling to recruit workers to prepare to help build the next iPhone, according to multiple reports.

Verizon, Boost and Virgin continue to defer support for Apple's iOS Wi-Fi calling technologies

Verizon currently does not support Apple's Wi-Fi calling technology that allows users to make and receive Wi-Fi calls on other iCloud-connected devices like iPads and the Apple Watch. And Sprint's Boost and Virgin prepaid brands still don't support any of the Wi-Fi calling technology Apple introduced two years ago through its iOS 8 operating system.

Apteligent finds similarities in iPhone ownership between Verizon and Boost Mobile

Boost Mobile users are far more likely to carry cheaper Android devices than Verizon customers do, as you'd expect: Boost is a prepaid brand of Sprint, after all, while Verizon is generally regarded as the most expensive major U.S. carrier and focuses on the more lucrative postpaid market.

Samsung overtakes Apple in U.S. smartphone market on the strength of Galaxy S7

According to data from Counterpoint Research, Samsung surpassed Apple in terms of smartphone market share in the United States, the first time the company has done so in almost a year. Samsung passed Apple based on the sales of its new Galaxy S7 flagship Android smartphone, which is currently sold by AT&T, Verizon and other top U.S. wireless carriers.

Apple shows declines in revenues, profits and iPhones sales- and predicts more of the same this year

Apple blamed "strong macroeconomic headwinds" on its surprisingly sluggish quarterly results, in which the smartphone vendor posted revenues and profits below analyst expectations, driven largely by a significant dip in its iPhone shipments. Apple shipped a total of 51.2 million iPhones during its most recent quarter, down from the 61.2 million it shipped during the same quarter last year.

Report: Newer iPhones not selling as well as last year's flagships

The iPhone 6s and 6s Plus aren't selling as well relative to other Apple models as their predecessors did, according to new data from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP).
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