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Qualcomm Reportedly Considering A Countersuit Against Apple

01/23/2017, Last week Apple announced that they would be suing Qualcomm. The company alleges that Qualcomm attempted to “extort” them by withholding payments as a form of “punishment” for Apple’s cooperation with Korea’s FTC. Qualcomm later denied those...

‘Right To Repair’ Bill Introduced In Five States

01/23/2017, If you’re looking to repair your electronic gadget, taking it back to the place you bought it is usually a good idea. This is because the repair work is mostly guaranteed, plus with the company making the product, they should be more familiar with how...

China Has Made Using Unauthorized VPNs Illegal

01/23/2017, There are a good number of reasons why people use VPNs. Whether it be to mask their location or to access content that is blocked locally either due to local censorship laws or due copyright/availability, there are many reasons why people choose to use...

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...