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Tidal Hit With $5 Million Lawsuit Over Alleged Unpaid Royalties

03/01/2016, There have been many artists who have initially voiced out against music streaming services, namely because the amount of money they make for streams is very low. There is also the issue of royalties and this is a problem that music streaming service...

Pirates Hack Shipping Company To Find Their Targets

03/01/2016, If you were to rob a home or a bank, logically you would want to know which home or bank keeps the most valuables, and where they are located, as this will let you get in and out as quickly as possible. This is exactly what pirates (real life pirates on...

Court Rules In Apple’s Favor Over Government

02/29/2016, The legal tussle between Apple and the US Government has certainly captured the imagination of many over the past week, but it looks like the tech company has the upper hand at the moment when a federal judge in New York ruled in favor of Apple. The...

YouTube Pledges To Reduce The Amount Of Copyright Takedown Mistakes

02/29/2016, Say you post footage or use footage or music in your YouTube videos that doesn’t belong to you, there is a good chance it could be flagged by the public, studios, or YouTube’s system for copyright violation, after which your video could be removed....

12-Year Old Girl Gets In Trouble Over Posting Emojis

02/29/2016, Emojis are fun and are meant to be lighthearted ways of expressing things in a way that words cannot. However sometimes they can also be open to interpretation, which can sometimes land people in trouble. Most recently, a 12-year old girl from Fairfax,...

Apple’s $120 Million Patent Win Against Samsung Overturned

02/27/2016, It looks like Samsung’s pockets are about to get a whole lot heavier – to the tune of $120 million, actually, as the US Court of Appeals has overturned the 2014 verdict of a California federal court which claimed that Samsung was the guilty party...

Terrorists Groups Reportedly Using Facebook To Purchase Weapons

02/26/2016, Facebook can be handy if you’re looking to buy things because there are various groups and pages that you can browse for certain types of products. Sometimes this might be cheaper than what you find in retail stores, and sometimes they might be...

Band Claims Final Fantasy XIV Ripped Off Their Song

02/25/2016, Graphics, gameplay, and story are important elements in a game, but so is the game’s music. Having a great soundtrack only serves to further the immersion into the game, which is why soundtracks for games like Journey have been widely lauded. However...

Arizona County To Stop Using iPhones Following Encryption Debate

02/25/2016, While it sounds like many big name tech companies will soon be throwing their legal support behind Apple, there are some in the government who aren’t too thrilled about Apple’s refusal to comply with the court’s orders and unlock the iPhone in the...

Apple Denies FBI’s Request Through Motion

02/25/2016, It looks like the legal eagles over at Apple have a whole lot of work ahead of them, wiht Apple having filed a motion earlier today in order to do away with the government’s request for help when it comes to gaining access to a dead terrorist’s...

Google, Microsoft & Others To Offer Legal Support To Apple

02/25/2016, Ever since the courts ordered Apple to unlock the San Bernardino iPhone, many companies have come forward to offer words of support to Apple. For example we have Google who was one of the first, and then we also have the likes of Facebook, Twitter, and...