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Huawei Reportedly Investigated Over Iran Sanctions

04/26/2018, According to a report from The Wall Street Journal, it appears that Huawei is under criminal investigation over the Iran sanctions. The report does not share much details save for the fact that Huawei is under investigation, so it is unclear as to whether...

Belgium Has Ruled That Loot Boxes In Games Are Illegal

04/26/2018, The debate surrounding loot boxes is still ongoing, but over in Belgium, it seems to be pretty cut and dry where the authorities have ruled that loot boxes are considered illegal. Prior to this the government had spoken up about it and proposed that...

ZTE Releases Official Statement On US Export Ban

04/24/2018, It seems like Chinese companies like Huawei and ZTE can’t seem to catch a break in the US market. Both companies have in the past been accused of spying for the Chinese government, but in recent times ZTE has been hit with a US export ban which prevents...


Apple’s Acquisition Of Shazam Under Investigation By The EU

04/23/2018, Late last year Apple announced that they would be acquiring music recognition app Shazam. Given that Shazam is already integrated into iOS via Siri, we suppose this acquisition made sense. It also seemed like a relatively straightforward acquisition but...

GSMA Puts eSIM Work On Hold Following US DoJ Investigation

04/22/2018, Recently it was reported that carriers such as AT&T, Verizon, and telecoms standards group GSMA were under investigation by the US Department of Justice over alleged collusion with regards to the eSIM technology, where some have apparently complained...

AT&T, Verizon Under Investigation Over Alleged eSIM Collusion

04/20/2018, In recent times, Apple has started including eSIMs into their products, such as their iPads. What this means is that users who want cellular connectivity on their iPads simply have to activate the SIM with a carrier as opposed to using a physical SIM...

German Supreme Court Rules That Ad Blockers Are Legal

04/20/2018, Online ads are something that many of us have grown accustomed to when surfing the web, but in recent times due to there not being any particular standard imposed when it comes to online ads, in some instances it has grown out of hand. This has prompted...

Dutch Authorities Are Cracking Down On Game Loot Boxes

04/20/2018, Last year there was a big hoo-ha over loot boxes found in video games. However there was no general consensus about the feature as there were some who felt that it was ok, while others felt that it was not. Over in the Netherlands, it seems that Dutch...

ZTE Calls US Government Ban ‘Unfair’, Plans To Fight It

04/20/2018, As you might have heard, Chinese company ZTE has recently found themselves in a bit of hot water with the US government where they were accused of circumventing US sanctions on Iran in 2016, and where they allegedly sold technology from the US to Iran via...

FaceTime, Skin-Colored Earpieces Used To Help Students Cheat In Exam

04/18/2018, Just like how schools are motivated to have a high pass rate, the same can be said for tuition teachers where they can use those successes to try and attract more students to their services. However not all tuition teachers are going about this the right...