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From Clipper Chip to Smartphones: Unlocking the Encryption Debate

Authors: Ira Flatow

Published: March 2016

URL: https://www.sciencefriday.com/segments/from-clipper-chip-to-smartphones-unlocking-the-encryption-debate/

Tags: 1990s 2010s Backdoors Clipper Chip Mobile Primer

Abstract: In the ‘90s, the Clipper Chip was the big government encryption case. Two Science Friday guests involved in that early debate rejoin us to weigh in on the Apple argument.