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California Kill Switch Bill Has Been Signed Into Law

08/25/2014, Earlier this year we mentioned how the California Senate had passed the bill that would make it a requirement for smartphone OEMs to include kill switches in their devices. Well it looks like the law will finally come into effect by 2015, thanks to...

Court Judge Sides With BlackBerry In Typo Legal Case

08/25/2014, BlackBerry and Typo aren’t exactly the best of friends. When Typo released their keyboard accessory for the iPhone, it was hard not to draw comparisons between their design and the design that BlackBerry tends to favor with its own keyboard design,...

Apple Removes Secret App From Brazilian iTunes App Store

08/22/2014, According to a report yesterday, a Brazilian court judge ordered the likes of Apple, Google, and Microsoft to remove a set of apps from the app store, such as Secret and Cryptic. These apps are relatively innocent in nature and are basically social...

Facebook Faces Massive Privacy Class Action Lawsuit In Europe

08/21/2014, Facebook has gotten tangled in court cases before, where back in 2012, the social network company was sued for $15 billion concerning alleged privacy infractions. Not too long ago this month, we heard about Facebook being hit with a class action lawsuit...

Samsung Hit With $2.3m Fine From The US Government

08/20/2014, Usually when you hear about Samsung in the courtrooms, you probably associate it with another case with Apple where either company is suing each other. However this time around, it isn’t Apple whom Samsung is contesting against, but rather the US...

Twitch Introduces Audio Recognition To Videos On Demand

08/06/2014, If you’ve ever browsed YouTube, chances are you might have stumbled upon a video or two where the audio has been completely muted. This usually happens when YouTube detects that the video has used a copyrighted song that it wasn’t supposed to use....

Man Sues Sony Over Killzone: Shadow Fall’s Graphics

08/06/2014, For the most part, Sony’s PlayStation 4 tends to have more games made in 1080p compared to the Xbox One, which might explain why gamers might prefer the PlayStation 4 over the Xbox One. However earlier this year, there were reports of gamers who played...

Apple And Samsung Ends Patent Suits Outside Of U.S.

08/05/2014, With all the fighting that is going on in the world today, peace is a word that many seek to see materialize, but to no avail. Well, here is a brief respite for the technology industry watchers to actually sit down and grab a breather – it seems...

Lionsgate Sues Torrent Websites Over The Expendables 3 Leak

08/04/2014, About a couple of weeks ago, The Expendables 3 was leaked onto the internet where it quickly became available to download via torrents. Given that the movie’s official release date is set for the 15th of August, naturally and unsurprisingly Lionsgate...