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Apple Sues Qualcomm, Claims Payment Was Withheld As ‘Extortion’

01/20/2017, Earlier this week the FTC filed a lawsuit against Qualcomm in which they alleged that the company had “forced” Apple to use their chips in exchange for lowering licensing fees, which is along the lines of monopolistic behavior and clearly a big no-no...

Lawsuit Against Apple Wants A Lock-Out System While Driving

01/18/2017, We all know that driving while using our phones is a bad idea and it has potentially dangerous consequences. However some people despite knowing that still do it anyway. Now it seems that a class-action lawsuit has been filed against Apple in which they...

Man Arrested After Flying Drone Too Close To A Passenger Jet

01/17/2017, Drone flies dangerously close to jet in #Zhejiang province, person detained by police & incident is being investigated pic.twitter.com/vGN920IpJC — People’s Daily,China (@PDChina) January 16, 2017 There is a reason why companies like DJI have...

FTC Sues Qualcomm For Allegedly Forcing Apple To Use Its Chips

01/17/2017, For the longest time ever, Apple has typically relied on Qualcomm’s chips for its iPhones. While Apple does have multiple suppliers for some components, there are some that they do work with exclusively, so this did not really come as a surprise....

Harman Shareholders File Lawsuit To Prevent Samsung Acquisition

01/16/2017, Last year it was announced that Samsung would be acquiring Harman in a bid to expand their connected car efforts (and presumably audio efforts too). However it was later suggested that the acquisition’s completion might be hindered as some Harman...

Apple Accused Of Monopolistic Behavior With Its iOS App Store

01/15/2017, The iTunes App Store is owned and controlled by Apple, in which developers, musicians, movie studios, and more can upload their creations where it can be purchased and downloaded by users of Apple’s products. Recently it seems that consumers aren’t...

An Additional 772,000 Honda & Acura Vehicles To Be Recalled

01/11/2017, As you might have heard, carmakers such as Honda and Toyota have been forced to recall their cars following the discovery of defective Takata airbags. Last year Honda announced the recall of a whopping 2.2 million cars, and it seems that the number has...

FAA No Longer Requires Airlines To Warn Passengers About The Note 7

01/11/2017, Following the increasing number of reports of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 exploding, it was understandable that the FAA and airline companies around the world banned the phone from being brought on board. Airlines would also make announcements ahead of...

TrademarkVision Uses AI To Help Avoid Design Plagiarism

01/10/2017, We’re sure that you guys have come across logos used by companies that look like logos belonging to other companies. Sometimes it’s really just a coincidence and an accident because the current method to search for trademarked designs is long,...

Apple & Google Removed LinkedIn’s App In Russia

01/08/2017, If you’re in Russia and you use LinkedIn for professional purposes, it seems that you will no longer be able to use the service. According to a report from the New York Times, the Russian government has ordered both Apple and Google to remove the...

Google Sued By US Department Of Labor

01/05/2017, You might recall that last year, it was reported that a Google employee had filed a lawsuit against the company for allegedly being too secretive. Of course it wasn’t because the employee planned to leak company secrets, but rather it was because...

Deadpool Was 2016’s Most Pirated Movie

01/02/2017, When Deadpool was released last year, it seemed to have set new standards for superhero movies in which it became the highest-grossing R-rated movie ever, which in turn inspired other movies to adopt a similar style, or at least that’s what we were...

Tesla Sued After Model X Reportedly Accelerated Into Living Room

01/02/2017, Having your car suddenly accelerate with enough force to punch a hole through your garage and into your living room is something that you might see in movies or TV, but it seems that it has happened to a certain Ji Chang Son, the owner of a Tesla Model X...

You Can Now Legally Avoid Work Emails In France On The Weekend

01/02/2017, Everyone knows that weekends are for you to rest. However sometimes depending on the job, more often than not we receive emails on the weekend as well, which some of us feel like we’re obligated to tend to otherwise we could be perceived as being lazy,...