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RadioShack’s Bankruptcy Could See Your Personal Information Sold

03/25/2015, As some of you guys might have heard, RadioShack is filing for bankruptcy and looking to sell themselves off. Some might think this isn’t a big deal and that you’ll just go to another store for your electronic needs, but here’s the thing, if you...

India Court Dismisses ‘Facebook’ Arrest Law

03/24/2015, It looks like India’s Supreme Court has just struck down a controversial law that would have enabled police to arrest people – and the reason for doing so would be the nature of comments on social networks as well as other online sites. The...

Music Group Asks ISPs To Spy On Customers To Stop Piracy

03/24/2015, For the most part, your ISP knows what you’re doing. It knows the websites you visit and the downloads you’ve made, both legal and illegal, but usually they don’t really do anything about it unless requested by the copyright holders. That being said...

Communications Companies Sue The FCC Over Net Neutrality Rules

03/23/2015, In theory net neutrality is a good thing. It basically means that carriers and ISPs are not allowed to give preferential treatment to companies who are willing to pay more for higher bandwidth or faster connections, for example if a company wanted to...

Mall Of America Reportedly Uses Facebook To Keep Tabs On Activists

03/19/2015, Protesters can be disruptive to businesses, as we’re sure most of you guys are aware. For example during the Hong Kong protests, regular folks were prevented from going into work simply because the protesters had blocked off access to the business...

NYPD Caught Sanitizing Police Brutality Wikipedia Entries

03/13/2015, One of the great things about Wikipedia is that it is open to anyone to edit, thus making it a great resource for all kinds of information and for the information to be updated when things change (it also makes it unviable to be cited in college essays,...

Uploading Drone Videos Online Could Get You Into Legal Trouble

03/13/2015, There are a lot of drones that are commercially available at the moment, many of which will allow users to record videos while the drone is up in the sky. This allows for some rather interesting footage and angles that would otherwise be impossible to get...

Family Sues Amazon Over Death Of Student

03/10/2015, It seems that Amazon will have to go to court in the near future, where the family of a Northeast Ohio high school senior who actually succumbed to a caffeine overdose in 2014 has filed a wrongful death lawsuit on Friday. Of course, Amazon is not alone in...

Ericsson Brings Apple To Court In New Lawsuit

02/27/2015, When you talk about Ericsson, you know that you are dealing with a pioneer in mobile phones, and this company has since been transformed to become the world’s largest maker of wireless networks. In fact, Ericsson has just filed seven (yes, count...

Apple To Pay $533 Million Fine For Patent Infringement

02/25/2015, They say that revenge is a dish best served cold, but what you are about to read here is not exactly in a similar vein – although there is an element of gleeful revenge, at least based on speculation. Samsung, a company that has gotten into its fair...

FTC Fining Apps That Claim To Be Able To Detect Melanoma

02/25/2015, Apps are handy and thanks to the increasing amount of sensors embedded in our phones, our apps are becoming a lot more useful at detecting and measuring all kinds of things, but to be able to detect cancer via an app? Is that even possible? As it turns...

Popular DJ Avicii Spotted Using Cracked Software

02/23/2015, While it still doesn’t make it right or legal, it is understandable as to why many turn to the use of pirated software simply because the original is just too expensive to be justified just for home use. However when you’re making millions upon...