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Philips Sues Nintendo, Seeks Wii U Injunction

05/14/2014, Nintendo is not doing so hot at the moment. Based on the company’s recent financials, they failed to meet sales expectations, despite slashing those estimations earlier. What this means is that the company will probably want to focus its efforts on...

UK ISPs Agree To Send Letters To Users Suspected Of Piracy

05/09/2014, In some parts of the world, when you have been detected of piracy, you might get a warning letter from your ISP or even the company that you’re pirating from. We have heard cases of ISPs, movie studios, and record labels sending warning letters, and in...

California Senate Passes Amended Kill Switch Bill

05/08/2014, Earlier this year a bill was proposed in California that would require smartphone manufacturers to include kill switch functionality in all their phones. Unfortunately the bill failed to pass, although it has since been amended to placate those who were...

London’s Met Police To Start Equipping Wearable Cameras

05/08/2014, There are times when police officers are accused of police brutality. Sometimes these claims are real, sometimes they’re not, but over in the UK, a new program is expected to be launched which will see metropolitan police officers start wearing cameras...

Samsung To Pay Another $4 Million More To Apple In Damages

05/05/2014, It does seem as though Samsung’s pockets have been hit yet again due to the legal ramifications of their patent case with Apple, where a federal jury performed a recalculation on the amount that Samsung needs to pay Apple. Apparently, it was discovered...

Taiwan Considering Law To Fine Mobile Phone Distracted Pedestrians

05/05/2014, Just the other day we reported that mobile phone related injuries in Japan is on the rise. This does not mean texting/talking while driving, but rather text/talking while walking. This has resulted in accidents where people bump into others and knocking...

Samsung’s Legal Tactics Involves Stalling Before Settling

05/05/2014, There is an ongoing legal battle between Apple and Samsung, although it would seem that Apple could be on the winning side of things as the jury has recently ordered Samsung to pay Apple $120 million in damages. That being said, we doubt that this could...

Tasers Disguised As iPhones Seized By Australian Customs

05/04/2014, Given how used we are at seeing smartphones in everyone’s hand these days, we don’t really give it much thought, except that it is possible that the next iPhone 4 you see could really be a taser in disguise. Australian customs have recently seized a...

Samsung Ordered To Pay Apple $119.6m In Damages

05/02/2014, In the recent Apple versus Samsung trial, it looks like the jury has come to a decision and have found that Samsung had willfully infringed upon two of Apple’s patents. Apple had originally attempted to sue Samsung for four patents, but only two were...

Man Drives Around With Cellphone Jammer, Fined $48,000

05/02/2014, How many times have we driven behind someone driving either very slow or erratically simply because they were too distracted by their mobile phone, either by texting while driving or talking while driving? We understand it can be particularly infuriating...

Google Hit With Antitrust Lawsuit Over Android

05/02/2014, Considering that Android is a product of Google, does it really come as a huge surprise that Android (for the most part) comes bundled with Google’s own products and services, like Google Search, YouTube, Gmail, Google Maps, and so on? Well apparently...

Supreme Court To Rule On Warrantless Searches Of Electronic Devices

04/28/2014, The other day we reported that the US Department of Justice had proposed a warrantless search on suspects, thus allowing law enforcement officers to search a suspect’s phone without the need for a warrant. This might sound like an invasion of privacy...