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Apple Hit With Class Action Lawsuit Over “Error 53”

02/11/2016, Last week we reported that in the latest iOS update, some users have reported that their iPhones were bricked after updating to it. The reason is because these users were found to have gotten their phones repaired from unofficial parties that might have...

Proposed Bill Could Ban States From Demanding Encryption Backdoors

02/10/2016, There has been a huge debate in the US regarding encryption, in which many tech companies are fighting against requests from law enforcement agencies to provide them with backdoor access to computers and mobile devices. The argument is that if they were...

Google Updates Right To Be Forgotten To Appease The EU

02/10/2016, For those who are unaware, a couple of years ago Google launched a Right to be Forgotten program. Basically what this does is that it supposedly removes links in Google search to any articles or websites that might contain information about you that you...

Police Force Man In Norway To Unlock iPhone With Touch ID

02/10/2016, One of the debates in the US right now is with regards to encryption, in which the authorities believe that in the event of a crime, they should be able to access information on a suspect’s phone. However tech companies like Apple and Google have made...

NHTSA Tells Google That Computers Can Qualify As Drivers

02/10/2016, Self-driving cars are still a relatively new technology, which means that the current system needs to be updated to better reflect said technology. So far self-driving car tests have been somewhat restrictive, and there is also the need for a human driver...

Chinese Pirate Group To Stop Cracking Single-Player Games

02/10/2016, Earlier this year, one of China’s largest piracy/cracking groups 3DM offered a prediction that game piracy could come to an end in the next couple of years. Given that many developers have started to turn to always-on connections and introduced features...

Apple Files For Mistrial In $625 Million VirnetX Lawsuit

02/05/2016, A couple of days ago, a court ruled against Apple in a patent infringement lawsuit, in which the company suing Apple, VirnetX, won. The court ordered Apple to pay the company an eye-watering $625 million in damages, a number that was actually more than...

The Pirate Bay Now Lets Users Stream Torrents

02/05/2016, Just the other day Popcorn Time announced the launch of Popcorn Time Online, which is basically a new effort from the team that will allow users to stream their torrents directly from their web browser. However if you can’t find what you’re looking...

Facebook Deleting Medical Marijuana Pages

02/05/2016, The other day we reported that if you were to post images of yourself smoking weed on Instagram, it could technically land you in trouble with the law. Turns out that Facebook is subscribed to federal law because according to reports, it seems that the...

Apple Ordered To Pay $625 Million Over FaceTime Patent Infringement

02/04/2016, Some of you guys might recall a company by the name of VirnetX, which for the most part has been labelled a patent troll. Now the company has gone after tech giants like Apple in the past, and at one point Apple even lost a lawsuit to them in which they...

Man Sues Apple Over Broken Apple Watch Screen And Wins

02/02/2016, If you were to receive a faulty product, this would be the company at fault. However if you were to take a perfectly fine product, throw it against the wall, driver over it with a tractor, and set fire to it, there’s a very good chance that none of this...

Seagate Hit With A Class Action Lawsuit

02/02/2016, Seagate is a name that many associate with hard drives, and they have a pretty good reputation too, or at least until recently where customers who bought the 1.5TB and 3TB models were shocked to discovered that these drives had an insanely high fail rate....