Economy

FBI has Orlando shooter's phone; now what?
June 14, 2016 at 10:01 am

SAN FRANCISCO — As investigators look into the motivations and connections of Orlando gunman Omar Mateen, the case raises the specter of another legal battle between a tech giant and the U.S. government over access to a cellphone. It was just three months ago that the 43-day legal fight between the FBI and Apple over demands Apple help authorities hack into an iPhone used…

Apple shares have been rising since Warren Buffett said he's buying them
May 16, 2016 at 10:14 am

Apple shares rose about 2 percent in pre-market trading this morning after Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway disclosed an investment stake in the tech giant. Berkshire's stake in Apple amounts to a little more than 9.8 million shares, worth $888 million as of Friday's closing price. That works out to a little less than 0.2 percent…