Obama says he can't use an iPhone because of security

US President Barack Obama told a group of young people at the White House that he can't use an Apple iPhone for security reasons, according to a recent Associated Press report (as published by SecurityWeek).

Obama's a prolific BlackBerry user, and has often been seen in public with his - which is specially encrypted to prevent the sort of eavesdropping that the NSA reportedly had done on German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

While the President may not be allowed to use an iPhone, his daughters do, apparently: he said that Sasha and Malia spend a lot of time on their iPhones.

Source: SecurityWeek