Amazon to support Apple on fight over unlocking iPhone

Amazon.com Inc said on Thursday it will support Apple Inc`s fight against a magistrate`s order, which requires it to help the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation break into a San Bernardino shooter`s iPhone.

Reuters| Last Updated: Feb 26, 2016, 09:37 AM IST

San Fransisco: Amazon.com Inc said on Thursday it will support Apple Inc`s fight against a magistrate`s order, which requires it to help the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation break into a San Bernardino shooter`s iPhone.

An Amazon spokesman said the company was still working on its "amicus options."

The online retailer joins Alphabet Inc`s Google, Facebook Inc, Microsoft Corp and Twitter Inc in voicing support for Apple.