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Jury Finds Google Doesn’t Owe Oracle For Using Java In Android

05/27/2016, While the Apple vs Samsung lawsuit was probably one of the biggest lawsuits in the tech scene in the past few years, there was actually another lawsuit taking place that did not quite get the same publicity, and that was Google vs Oracle, in which the...

In France, It Is Now Illegal To Email Employees After Work Hours

05/26/2016, How many of us receive emails from work directly, or emails that are related to work even when we’re not working? For example receiving emails on our day off, or during the weekends, or at 8pm when we’re having dinner? For some of us, it’s easy to...

Huawei Goes After Samsung Over Alleged Patent Infringements

05/24/2016, The legal world can be a pretty difficult one to navigate, that is for sure. Well, Huawei, which is one of China’s largest technology companies (not to mention the third largest smartphone manufacturer in the world), has apparently filed a lawsuit...

Canada Looking To Introduce Safe Texting Zones Along Highways

05/23/2016, Despite the money and effort spent in creating awareness about the dangers of texting while driving, people still insist on doing it anyway because they all think that it will never happen to them, at least until it does. So what happens when you receive...

Lawsuit Alleges That Fitbit’s Heart Rate Data Is Inaccurate

05/22/2016, If you’re looking for a wearable to measure your heart rate, the best option right now seems to be a chest strap, like the Polar H7. However if the idea of wearing a device strapped to your chest all day long isn’t appealing, there are plenty of...

Fox Just DMCA-ed A Video Clip That They Do Not Own

05/20/2016, From time to time you’ll come across videos with the sound removed due to copyright violations, or in some cases the entire video has been removed due to a DMCA request by the publisher, recording label, or movie studio that owns it. It makes sense and...

Lawsuit Alleges That Facebook Has Been Scanning Private Messages

05/19/2016, With so many people using Facebook as a social media platform, chances are on more than one occasion, you’ve probably used Facebook Messenger to chat with your friends as well. During your chats, you’ve probably shared your thoughts, photos, and links...

NTT Docomo Launches Phones That Lets The Government Track You

05/19/2016, It goes without saying that privacy is valued differently around the world. This isn’t to say that some countries don’t care about privacy, but what they consider to be an invasion of their privacy might be different from another country. That being...

FAA Tests FBI’s Drone Detection Tool At JFK Airport

05/19/2016, While drones do help with getting some amazing photos and videos from a high-up perspective, there’s a time and place for them. For example flying them near an airport is obviously a big no-no not only for security reasons, but for safety reasons as...

Facebook Was Blocked In Vietnam Over The Weekend

05/18/2016, With social media, everyone is pretty much connected to each other in some way. It also makes it easy to organize events, like inviting people to a gathering like a wedding, a movie, a charity, a blood drive, and so on. It can also be used to help...

Husband Files For Divorce After Wife Spends Wedding Night Texting

05/17/2016, According to a recent study, it is found that texting in meals is actually more acceptable than checking Facebook. However it seems that this does not necessarily apply to one’s wedding night, as a newly-wed bride found out after her husband had filed...