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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....

Politician Who Stood Up Against Swatting Gets Swatted Herself

02/02/2016, Swatting is considered to be illegal. After all calling the police and claiming that there is an active shooting or if there are hostages could potentially result in accidents or even fatalities. So much so that last year, Rep. Katherine Clark proposed an...

UC-Berkeley Students Allege Google Illegally Scanned Their Emails

02/02/2016, There are many universities and colleges that rely on Google’s email platform, Gmail, to provide and manage emails of their students. However it seems that over in UC-Berkeley, some students were too thrilled about Gmail as their service because they...

The Fine Bros Withdraws Trademark For “React” Videos

02/02/2016, Remember when Sony tried to trademark the term “Let’s Play” but was rejected? Given that it’s such a generic term, no doubt had they been successful, plenty of videos with the “Let’s Play” term in their title could have potentially been in...

USADA Interrupts UFC Champion’s Live Twitch Stream

02/01/2016, For those who don’t follow sports like the UFC, you may not know that the organization is facing a lot of criticism over how many of its fighters are allegedly on PEDs. This has resulted in the organization changing the way drug tests are conducted, in...

Nokia & Samsung’s Patent Dispute Has Officially Ended

02/01/2016, For the past few years now, Nokia and Samsung have been engaged in a patent dispute. However unlike the dispute that Samsung is having with Apple, that has yet to be resolved, the dispute between Nokia and Samsung has finally come to an end, according to...

JIC iPhone Case Lets You Record Conversations Discreetly

01/31/2016, Sometimes your friend or family member says something to you on the phone that’s clever or funny, but the minute you hang up you forgot what it was that they said. Times like this makes you wish you could just record your conversations, right? The good...

Facebook To Ban Private Firearm Transactions On Its Site

01/29/2016, Facebook, apart from being a social media website, can also be used to perform transactions. Sellers could post what they are selling on Facebook groups, and interested buyers can contact them and arrange a meeting, or make a direct deposit in which the...

Father Arrested After Confiscating His Daughter’s iPhone

01/27/2016, Have you ever had a parent confiscate something from you because you were doing something wrong? We’re sure many of us have, but we doubt that many of us have had it escalate to the point of a father, Ronald Jackson, being arrested and sent to jail for...

New York Bans Hoverboards From Subways And Stations

01/27/2016, Over in New York, “hoverboards” (or self-balancing scooters which is what they really are) are considered illegal if you ride them out in public. However it seems that if you are transporting your hoverboard, the best way to do it would be to either...

Japan To Designate Certain Areas Specifically For Drones

01/26/2016, As some of you guys might have heard, last year there was a bit of a drone scare in Japan in which a drone carrying radioactive material landed on the roof of the Prime Minister’s office. So much so that in Japan, they have launched drones to help catch...