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Lindsay Lohan’s GTA 5 Lawsuit Given The Greenlight To Proceed

03/15/2016, A couple of years ago, actress/singer Lindsay Lohan filed a lawsuit against Rockstar over their Grand Theft Auto V game. Lohan claims that the developers used her likeness without her permission with a character called Lacey Jonas, and now it looks like...

DOJ Warns Apple They Can Compel Them To Turn Over iOS Source Code

03/14/2016, The battle between Apple and law enforcement is still going on strong. Apple has for the most part held their own, and in recent weeks got a bolster of support from various tech companies signing amicus briefs, along with a ruling in New York on a...

President Obama Speaks Up On Encryption Debate

03/11/2016, Encryption is currently a very hot topic, what with Apple trying to fend off the FBI and the courts from ordering them to unlock an iPhone belonging to a terrorist. The basic idea is that regardless of whose phone it is, unlocking the device or creating a...

Man In Chicago Charged For Jamming Phones On The Train

03/10/2016, There is a legitimate reason for using cell phone jammers, like when law enforcement is trying to prevent the bad guys from calling out to their friends or associates. However there are times when such devices are misappropriated by the public, like how...

Home Depot Offers $19M Settlement Over 2014 Hacks

03/09/2016, Back in 2014, Home Depot was hacked in which more than 50 million credit cards on file were compromised. So far we haven’t really heard of any reports of credit cards going on rogue spending sprees since the hack, which we guess we’re thankful for,...

Amsterdam Judge Orders Google To Hand Over Details Of Fake Reviewers

03/08/2016, Reviews are great because a good review will do wonders for a company and their product. A bad review on the other hand will tarnish the reputation of a company, and while sometimes a bad review is legitimate, more often than not we are seeing bad reviews...

DOJ Wants To Overturn iPhone Ruling In New York

03/08/2016, Last week a judge in New York ruled that Apple did not have to unlock an iPhone belonging to a suspect in a drug case. This was a particularly important ruling especially when you consider that Apple is currently embroiled in a similar legal case with the...

ZTE Hit With Trade Restrictions By The US Government

03/07/2016, To most of us, ZTE might seem like just another company that specializes in creating mobile products like smartphones. However to the US government, it seems that ZTE’s operations might involve more than that, and a report from The Wall Street Journal...

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...