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iOS 8′s HealthKit Could Run Into Legal Troubles In Australia

06/04/2014, At WWDC 2014, Apple announced HealthKit which was part of iOS 8. It was interesting because according to previous rumors, many had expected Apple to call it HealthBook. That being said, it seems that that Apple could potentially face some legal troubles...

Wolfenstein: The New Order Has Been Torrented Over 100,000 Times

05/28/2014, One of the reasons why people choose to pirate movies, music, video games, and software is because the alternative is to pay for it, and why pay for it when you can download it for free in a matter of minutes, right? We suppose that’s the mindset that...

UK Police Goes After Torrentz.eu Semi-Successfully

05/26/2014, We’re sure that law enforcement officers having been trying their best to stem piracy. This is done by going after those who download copyrighted materials, hoping to make an example of them and deter future downloaders, or by going after the websites...

Apple Seeking Injunction Against Past And Future Samsung Products

05/25/2014, Earlier this month, a verdict was reached in the Apple vs Samsung trial in which Samsung was ordered to pay Apple over $100 million in damages for infringing upon their patents. Apple was also found guilty of infringement, although their damages was...

Microsoft Challenged An FBI Gag Order, And Won

05/22/2014, Back in 2013, Microsoft had gotten a request from the FBI, requesting data on one of their enterprise customers, so basically the FBI just wanted to know more about that particular user. However the feds also added a gag order, where basically they wanted...

Vimeo Announces New Copyright Matching System

05/22/2014, When it comes to swiftly removing copyrighted content, whether it be a video from a TV show, movie, or even a video that uses a copyrighted song, YouTube is pretty good at that. However there are alternative video websites out there, like DailyMotion and...

Blizzard Suing StarCraft 2 Hackers Over Maphack Cheat

05/21/2014, Nobody likes cheaters or hackers when it comes to video games. They tend to ruin the game for everyone, especially in competitive games like StarCraft 2 where hacks and cheats could essentially nullify a gamer’s skill that he/she spent countless of...

Google Glass To Be Worn By Cops In Dubai

05/21/2014, Google Glass has all sorts of use as we have seen in the past. We’ve seen how it can be used for medical purposes, and now over in Dubai, it seems that Google Glass can also be used for law enforcement purposes. Yup, you read that right, police officers...

Dutch Court Upholds Sales Ban On Samsung Galaxy S2, Galaxy Ace

05/20/2014, Apple and Samsung have been fighting a legal battle for the past few years. There are times when Apple gains the upperhand, and there are times when Samsung gains the upperhand. However it seems that over in the Netherlands, the Dutch courts have decided...

Steven Lamar Sues Beats Over Royalties Owed

05/20/2014, It seems that in the face of Apple possibly finalizing and announcing their acquisition of Beats later this week, a new lawsuit has been filed against Beats, this time by one of its co-founders from back in the day, Steven Lamar. Lamar was one of the...