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Spotify Claims Apple Won’t Approve Their Latest App Update

06/30/2016, As it stands, Spotify is probably the king of the hill when it comes to music streaming. Last we heard, Spotify was boasting 100 million subscribers, of which 30 million are paid subscribers. However could it be that Apple is trying to stifle the...

AI Could Potentially Be Used To Identify Smuggled Cars

06/29/2016, With the number of things that are imported on a daily basis, it would not be humanly possible to check every single thing, which is why sometimes certain things slip through the cracks. Either that or smugglers have gotten smarter at hiding their illegal...

Game Of Thrones Season 6 Finale Downloaded 1M Times In 8 Hours

06/28/2016, It goes without saying that HBO’s Game of Thrones is the most pirated TV show in history. Given the excellent writing, acting, and all the intriguing plot twists and turns and never falling into the same tired cliches that we’ve come to expect from TV...

DoNotPay Lawyer Bot Has Beaten 160k Traffic Tickets So Far

06/27/2016, If you have ever been worried about the possibility that one day robots could take over your job, it seems that they are already in the process of doing so. Some of you guys might be familiar with Joshua Browder who has in the past created bots that can...

US Customs Could Soon Be Asking For Your Social Media Handles

06/25/2016, You know when you travel overseas to foreign countries, you typically have to fill out forms that require you to leave your name, home address, passport number, address of where you’ll be staying in the country, and so on. For the most part this is...

Counter-Strike Player Sues Valve Over Alleged Gambling

06/24/2016, Back in the days when Counter-Strike was still new-ish, stuff like spray paints were simply a way to taunt your enemies or to declare your victory, nothing more, nothing less. These days Valve has found a way to make it more attractive by creating skins...

‘Error 53’ Lawsuit Against Apple Dismissed By The Judge

06/22/2016, Some of you guys might recall that earlier this year, Apple was hit with a lawsuit over the “Error 53” issue that basically bricked iPhones. However the good news for Apple is that it looks like the judge presiding over the case has ruled in their...

Japan To Combat Anime Online Piracy With Human Personnel

06/22/2016, You don’t really need to go to Japan to know that anime and manga are big deals not only in the country, but around the world as well as it has become something of a global phenomenon. However given that many of us do not speak or read Japanese, some...

Gawker Media Is Filing For Bankruptcy Following Hulk Hogan Lawsuit

06/11/2016, If you’ve read websites like Gizmodo, Jezebel, Deadspin, Jalopnik, Kotaku, or Lifehacker, you may or may not know that these websites are actually under the control of a parent company called Gawker Media. Now it looks like their parent company is in...

KickassTorrents Is Now Officially On The Dark Web

06/07/2016, Trying to take down a torrent website is like playing an endless game of cat and mouse. A website gets taken down, another pops up, or the torrent website just creates an alternative URL, and basically it really depends on who is faster. That being said...

Spotify Sued Over Unauthorized Use Of Notorious B.I.G Photo

06/07/2016, Just like Apple Music and other music streaming services, there are usually photos accompanying the albums and songs of an artist. This helps identify the artist and allows them to update the images when a new song or a new album is released. However it...

FBI Building AI To Track Tattoos To Identify Criminals

06/02/2016, It is no secret that there are still many out there who associate tattoos with criminals. After all there are many good examples of how certain gangs use tattoos to identify their members, or like how certain tattoo designs are meant to symbolize acts of...

Tenants Forced To ‘Friend’ Their Building’s Facebook Page

05/30/2016, Sometimes your apartment might have its own Facebook page. The reason for this? Maybe the building’s management wants to use the Facebook page to announce events, or to announce upcoming maintenance work ahead of time, and so on, but usually tenants are...