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Airbnb Now Requires Hosts To Agree To A Nondiscrimination Policy

11/01/2016, It is a bit disappointing that despite how far we’ve come in terms of technology that we are still sometimes a bit backwards in society by discriminating others based on aspects that sometimes other people have no control over. While we can’t fix the...

86-Year Old Grandmother Accused Of Pirating PC Game

11/01/2016, When you think of people who might pirate video games, there’s a good chance that an image of a 86-year old grandmother does not come to mind. However over in Ontario, Canada, it seems that Christine McMillan, the grandmother in question, received an...

Apple Mistakes Customer For Saddam Hussein, Refuses Refund

10/31/2016, There are many surnames that are shared around the world, and it’s pretty difficult to find one that isn’t already used. For example my surname is “Lee”, which is a pretty common name used in China and Korea, but it doesn’t necessarily mean we...

Family Sues Amazon Over Exploding Hoverboard

10/30/2016, You might recall that back in 2015, hoverboards were one of the more popular tech trends and were also one of the more popular gift ideas at that time. Unfortunately following a spate of explosions, the device was banned and deemed unsafe, leading to...

Teen Arrested After Posting Link That Forced Phones To Dial 911

10/28/2016, In 2015, there were several instances in which one could accidentally make a call out to 911 without meaning to do so. For example asking Siri about the incident of 9/11 would have dialed out to 911 instead, or asking Siri to charge your iPhone to 100%...

Sweden Bans Camera Drone Flights

10/23/2016, Over in the US, as long as your drone is registered and you’re not flying over someone’s private property or restricted airspace, you should be legally within your rights to operate your device. However over in Sweden, a recent ruling could have...

Video Game Voice Actors Have Officially Gone On Strike

10/21/2016, If there are some video games that you are looking forward to their release, there’s a chance that it could be delayed. This is because video game voice actors have officially gone on strike. This means that any game in production that has not hired...

Samsung Is Apparently Anticipating More Lawsuits Over The Note 7

10/21/2016, With reports of the Note 7 exploding in markets around the world, we guess we were kind of surprised that the lawsuits did not come in sooner, but we guess it was only a matter of time. So far we know that there are at least two class-action lawsuits...

Samsung Is Also Being Sued In Korea Over The Note 7

10/19/2016, Yesterday we reported that in the US, a class-action lawsuit has been filed against Samsung over the fiasco regarding the Galaxy Note 7. If anything we were actually surprised it took this long, and now it looks like the ball has already begun rolling....

T-Mobile Settles With The FCC Throttling Of Unlimited Data Plans

10/19/2016, When a company like a carrier tells you that you have unlimited data to do as you wish, you would not be wrong to be skeptical of such claims. After all they are a business and not a charity, meaning that somewhere there has to be a catch. That is the...

Apple Warns 9 Out Of 10 Apple Accessories On Amazon Could Be Fake

10/19/2016, The next time you are shopping for an Apple accessory on Amazon, know that there is a very, very good chance that what you are buying could be a fake. This is what Apple is claiming in a lawsuit that they are filing against accessory maker Mobile Star and...

Virtual Reality Used To Help Catch More Nazi War Criminals

10/02/2016, Virtual reality can be used for all sorts of things, such as playing games, watching movies, making art, medical procedures, and now it seems that virtual reality can also be used to help solve crime. Over in Germany, authorities have taken advantage of...