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    February 18, 2016 5:19 AM
    Technology company Apple is resisting a U.S. government order to unlock its own encrypted software for an investigation into a recent terrorist attack, and is calling for a public discussion on the matter. The issue poses a dilemma many Americans face as to what is more important: individual privacy or national security. VOA's Zlatica Hoke reports.

    Apple Security Dispute Raises Controversy

    Published February 18, 2016

    Technology company Apple is resisting a U.S. government order to unlock its own encrypted software for an investigation into a recent terrorist attack, and is calling for a public discussion on the matter. The issue poses a dilemma many Americans face as to what is more important: individual privacy or national security. VOA's Zlatica Hoke reports.


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    by: commonsense from: chicago
    February 24, 2016 4:42 PM
    In healthcare, physicians are expected to report domestic abuse, child abuse, communicable diseases to local Government authorities even if patients refuse, in order to protect the individuals and the community. To me, Apple decoding the phone belongs to this category of looking at the broader good. If it is going to provide valuable information to improve the safety of people or track the offneders, that takes precedence over anything.

    by: Kalonji Hampton
    February 23, 2016 3:39 PM
    I think that our privacy is at risk if Apple gives in tp the demands of the government. This is coming from someone who gas an android(Galaxy)phone. But now lnowing this i think i'll change over. Hey there probably reading this as i type.

    by: Tom from: AZ
    February 20, 2016 10:53 AM
    Under the circumstances, I think Apple should help in decoding this phone-these people are terrorist. I have an Apple laptop, but at this time I refuses to purchase another Apple product. We need to protect Americans in our country.