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Senators Force Vote In Hopes To Restore Net Neutrality Rules

05/10/2018, As you might be aware, net neutrality rules came to an end last month but there have been plans to try and bring it back. Now according to reports, Senate Democrats have filed a petition that will force a vote on the FCC’s removal of the net neutrality...

World Of Warcraft DDoS Hacker Sentenced To Jail

05/09/2018, The problem with games that are based online is that they’re subject to hacks such as DDoS. Unfortunately in Blizzard’s case, several years ago their MMORPG World of Warcraft was subject to such a hack, although the good news is that it appears that...

European EVs Must Come With Sound Emitters By 2021

05/09/2018, If there is one “problem” with electric vehicles in general is that they’re too quiet. It sounds like an odd problem, especially if you hate the idea of cars revving unnecessarily in the middle of the night or in the early mornings, but it is a...


Cambridge Analytica Shutting Down Following Facebook Data Scandal

05/02/2018, If you have been following the news, you might have heard that Facebook was recently embroiled in a data privacy scandal, where a company called Cambridge Analytica was accused of misusing the data that they had gotten from Facebook, resulting in Facebook...

FTC Warns Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo Over Illegal Warranty Stickers

05/01/2018, Last month we reported that the FTC had announced that those “warranty if removed” stickers you sometimes find on gadgets are actually illegal. This isn’t based on a new ruling or recently passed law, but rather it is based on the 1975 Magnuson-Moss...

ITC Investigating Nintendo Over Alleged Switch Patent Infringement

05/01/2018, When the Nintendo Switch was first announced, there was no doubt that it intrigued many due to its design and its hybrid design which allows it to be taken on the road as a handheld console, but at the same time it can be docked and plugged into a TV that...

PUBG Hackers Arrested & Fined For Developing Cheats For The Game

05/01/2018, Nobody likes a cheat, especially developers who have to deal with hackers and cheaters ruining their games. For example Blizzard has in the past gone after developers who have created bots for their games, so it’s not surprising that PUBG’s developers...

Malaysia’s Fake News Law Has Convicted Its First Person

04/30/2018, Fake news is not just a problem experienced in the US, but in other countries as well where it has been found that the propagation of fake news could somehow affected elections. In fact over in Malaysia, a law was passed where it made the dissemination of...

Taiwanese Government Making It Harder For ZTE To Obtain Components

04/29/2018, Recently it was reported that ZTE has run into some problems in the US where due to an export ban, they will no longer be able to source from US companies like Qualcomm for their smartphone components. Unfortunately it seems that those problems have...

Samsung Accused Of Colluding With DRAM Suppliers To Jack Up Prices

04/29/2018, If there is a reason for governments to be concerned about companies becoming monopolies is because as a monopoly, customers have no choice but to buy from you, which in turn means companies could charge an arm and a leg to take advantage of their...

French Government Sued For Seizing France.com Domain Name

04/29/2018, In the early days of the internet where companies had yet to hop onto the internet bandwagon and create an online presence for themselves, there were some opportunists who registered domain names belonging to companies which were eventually sold back to...

Huawei Reportedly Investigated Over Iran Sanctions

04/26/2018, According to a report from The Wall Street Journal, it appears that Huawei is under criminal investigation over the Iran sanctions. The report does not share much details save for the fact that Huawei is under investigation, so it is unclear as to whether...

Belgium Has Ruled That Loot Boxes In Games Are Illegal

04/26/2018, The debate surrounding loot boxes is still ongoing, but over in Belgium, it seems to be pretty cut and dry where the authorities have ruled that loot boxes are considered illegal. Prior to this the government had spoken up about it and proposed that...