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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...

Deadpool Was 2016’s Most Pirated Movie

01/02/2017, When Deadpool was released last year, it seemed to have set new standards for superhero movies in which it became the highest-grossing R-rated movie ever, which in turn inspired other movies to adopt a similar style, or at least that’s what we were...

Tesla Sued After Model X Reportedly Accelerated Into Living Room

01/02/2017, Having your car suddenly accelerate with enough force to punch a hole through your garage and into your living room is something that you might see in movies or TV, but it seems that it has happened to a certain Ji Chang Son, the owner of a Tesla Model X...

You Can Now Legally Avoid Work Emails In France On The Weekend

01/02/2017, Everyone knows that weekends are for you to rest. However sometimes depending on the job, more often than not we receive emails on the weekend as well, which some of us feel like we’re obligated to tend to otherwise we could be perceived as being lazy,...

Qualcomm And Meizu Settle Their Licensing Lawsuit

12/30/2016, The year of 2016 is nearly at an end and what better way to end the year by settling disputes, right? That’s pretty much what Qualcomm and Meizu have done in China where according to a report from Bloomberg, both companies have agreed to settle their...

Pirates Defy Nintendo By Releasing Pokemon Prism

12/29/2016, It is unfortunate to learn that about a week ago, Nintendo shut down another Pokemon fan project. Dubbed Pokemon Prism, this is the second fan project in recent times that was shut down by the company, with the earlier project being Pokemon Uranium....

Apple Sued For Allowing FaceTime To Be Used When Driving

12/29/2016, We all know we shouldn’t use our phones while we drive, but it seems that some people insist on doing it anyway. Unfortunately in some cases, this has resulted in fatal car accidents, like back in 24th December, 2014 in which a 5-year old girl by the...

Takata Expected To Settle Airbag Incident For $1 Billion

12/28/2016, If you have owned a Honda car in the past few years and have been asked by the company to send your car in to replace its airbags, this is because it is due to the faulty airbags installed in Honda cars (amongst others) by Takata, which we reported about...

Police Seeking Access To Amazon Echo Data In Murder Case

12/27/2016, The Amazon Echo is a device that listens out for voice commands from its users, which means that it is essentially a treasure trove of information that we reckon all kinds of people or organizations could exploit, whether it be for snooping or for...

Fitbit Drops Their Lawsuit Against Jawbone

12/26/2016, In the fitness wearables scene, two companies probably come to mind when you think of health trackers: Fitbit and Jawbone. While the latter clearly does not have Fitbit’s market share, Jawbone used to be pretty synonymous with health trackers as well....

China To Set Standards For Self-Driving Cars In 2018

12/23/2016, Recently Uber was forced to halt its self-driving program in California after the state’s DMV said that Uber did not possess the necessary permits. This led to Uber sending their cars to Arizona where they were welcomed with open arms. This is a good...