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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...

WhatsApp Now says They Will Comply With India’s Court Order

09/30/2016, Yesterday we reported that apparently WhatsApp said that they has no plans on complying with India’s high courts regarding the deleting of user data that they would be sharing with Facebook. Turns out there was some miscommunication because WhatsApp has...

Man In Japan Arrested For Selling Jailbroken iPhones

09/30/2016, It is easy to see why some people might consider jailbreaking to be illegal. After all you’re essentially hacking the operating system through security loopholes to gain deeper access into a system you weren’t supposed to. However in case you did not...

No Man’s Sky Investigated For Shady Advertising Practices

09/28/2016, Hello Games’ No Man’s Sky was one of the most highly anticipated indie games of the year. It has been in development for the past few years and it boasted some pretty epic gameplay. However its launch has fallen a bit short of expectations, with...

New California Law Cracks Down On Mobile Phone Usage While Driving

09/27/2016, In case it wasn’t already pretty obvious, driving while using your phone is a huge no-no, and we’re not sure if there are places in the world where it is actually legal or considered OK to do so. However over in California, Governor Jerry Brown...

Game Dev Tracks Down Pirates And Leaves Them Thank You Notes

09/26/2016, Piracy is illegal, and more often than not people find themselves in hot legal water when caught. However sometimes developers come up with funny and interesting ways to deal with pirates, like with The Sims 4 where the entire game was “censored” when...

2 Singaporeans Arrested Trying To Buy The iPhone 7 At The Airport

09/23/2016, With pretty much the majority of retailers having sold out of iPhones, safe to say that if you wanted to get one, you’d have to be creative, which is what a pair of Singaporeans did. In case you did not know, some airports sell electronic gadgets...

Fan-Made Pokemon Uranium Is Now Officially Dead

09/22/2016, While many developers seem to be more than happy that fans are out there celebrating their games with cosplay, drawings, and so on, there are some who are particularly protective about their IPs, and Nintendo is one of them. You might recall that a...

FAA Makes It Illegal To Use The Galaxy Note 7 On Flights

09/19/2016, With the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 handsets being recalled, many airline companies and government agencies, like the FAA, have issued advisories on the use of the phone while on planes. The general warning is that passengers should not turn the phone on, and...

CPSC To Investigate Other Samsung Phones As Well

09/18/2016, Samsung has been having a bit of a rough time in the past few weeks. Not only have they had to officially recall all the Note 7 handsets due to reports of explosions, but they’ve also had to endure a financial hit not only in terms of how much it would...

Samsung Hit With Lawsuit Over Exploding Galaxy Note 7

09/18/2016, Samsung has been having a pretty hard time over reports of the Galaxy Note 7 exploding. The company has already issued a recall for their phones, and oddly enough throughout the entire thing, we have yet to hear about customers suing the company. In fact...

Samsung & CPSC Formally Announce The Galaxy Note 7’s Recall

09/15/2016, At the start of September, Samsung officially announced that following multiple reports of the Galaxy Note 7 exploding, they would be officially recalling the handsets around the world. While this is an official statement, the recall had yet to be...

Woman Sues Parents For Posting Childhood Photos On Facebook

09/15/2016, It has been suggested in the past that parents should not be so eager to share photos of their babies and young children on social media. There are a variety of reasons for this, such as privacy, protecting your children from predators, preventing your...