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President Obama To Sign Bill That Makes Cellphone Unlocking Legal

07/25/2014, Back in 2013, there was a brief period in time in which unlocking your cellphone would be considered an illegal act. This is because a provision in the Digital Millenium Copyright Act had lapsed, although thankfully there are some in the government who...

Politician Wants In-Game Theft To Be Treated Like A Real Crime

07/25/2014, There are some games where in-game items can be worth a fortune and can even run into the tens of thousands of dollars, which is why it is understandable that some gamers are very protective of their gaming accounts, especially when it has taken them...

Sony Agrees To Settle 2011 Data Breach Class Action Lawsuit

07/24/2014, A few years ago back in 2011, Sony’s PSN was hacked. This was a huge deal as many had feared that their credit cards had been compromised. What made it worse was that Sony apparently knew that their defense systems were obsolete but yet did not make any...

YouTube Star Responds To Ultra Records’ Lawsuit

07/23/2014, About a couple of days ago, we reported that YouTube star Michelle Phan was hit by a lawsuit from Ultra Records for alleged copyright infringement. For those unfamiliar with Phan, she’s a famous YouTube star who creates makeup tutorial videos (amongst...

Apple Hit With Class Action Lawsuit Over Alleged Labor Violations

07/22/2014, Apple has faced multiple lawsuits in the past, and we guess this comes with the territory of being one of the larger tech companies in the world. Well it looks like this time Apple is hit with a new lawsuit, and no, it’s not from a disgruntled...

EDM Record Label Sues YouTube Star For Copyright Infringement

07/21/2014, More often than not, we come across a YouTube video that uses a song as its background music. Whether or not the video creator actually got the rights to use the song is unknown, but so far we’ve seen many a YouTube video use songs by other artists with...

Google Will Stop Labeling Games With In-App Purchases As “Free”

07/18/2014, For a while, in-app purchases were the bane of every parents’ life. This is because with the old system, all you’d need to do is enter your iTunes password once, and you could go on a shopping spree, which has resulted in parents receiving credit card...

Samsung Finds Evidence Of Child Labor At Supplier’s Factory

07/14/2014, A few days ago, Samsung was accused by Child Labor Watch over the use of underaged workers at their factories, which constitutes as child labor. At that time Samsung claimed to have been surprised as they have been doing the check themselves, but...

New Bill Could Lose The Symbols On The Back Of Your Mobile Phones

07/11/2014, On the back of your electronic devices, you will see a bunch of symbols on it. The symbols are basically representation of trade regulations as well as the proper way to dispose of electronic devices. While we don’t really pay attention to them, from a...

Beats Electronics Goes After Chinese Headphone Counterfeiters

07/11/2014, Real Beats headphones pictured left, counterfeit pictured right. Beats headphones do not come cheap as many of you guys have realized by now. However there are some parts of Asia where you can walk into an electronics store and see stacks of Beats...

Google Has Received Over 70,000 “Right To Be Forgotten” Requests

07/11/2014, It wasn’t too long ago that the European courts had ruled that Google had to comply with requests from users for the right to be forgotten. This means that a person could file a request with Google asking them to be removed from the search results. That...