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FTC Thinks Antitrust Suit Against Qualcomm Should Not Be Dismissed

05/12/2017, As you might have heard, Qualcomm is facing an antitrust lawsuit in the US that was brought about by the FTC. However shortly after the suit was filed, Qualcomm requested that the court dismiss it, claiming that the lawsuit had no factual allegations of...

Self-Driving Cars Can Now Be Testing In New York As Well

05/11/2017, Drivers and roads differ from country to country, and even within a country itself it can differ from city to city depending on the people and the design of the streets. This means that when it comes to testing self-driving cars, gathering as much...

Russian YouTuber Found Guilty For Playing Pokemon GO In Church

05/11/2017, There’s a time and a place to play video games, and in general it is typically frowned upon to play games inside a place of worship. However while it is frowned upon, it isn’t necessarily illegal, or at least that’s the case for most parts in the...

U.S. Electronics Ban May Be Expanded To Flights From UK

05/09/2017, The United States decided to ban electronic devices larger than smartphones on all commercial flights coming out of select Middle Eastern countries in March this year. The ban remains in place and as airlines try to find a workaround, the government...

Spotify Accuses Apple Of Anticompetitive Practices In Europe

05/09/2017, In the music streaming scene, Apple Music is still a relatively newcomer, but yet Apple has made some pretty impressive strides largely thanks to the fact that Apple Music is more or less bundled with all iPhones, and also thanks to Apple’s resources...

Austrian Court Says Facebook Must Delete Hate Posts

05/09/2017, Trolling and cyberbullying has always existed, but because of how widespread social media has become and how easy it is for something to get picked up on go viral, it’s easy for things to get out of control. Over in Austria, it seems that the courts...

Waymo Alleges Uber Created A Fake Company To Steal Their Secrets

05/03/2017, By now some of you guys might have heard how Waymo has sued Uber and Otto for allegedly stealing company secrets to help further their own self-driving car efforts. The story goes like this: a former Waymo employee left to form his own company called Otto...

Qualcomm Seeking US Import Ban For iPhones

05/03/2017, If you thought that maybe the legal battle between Qualcomm and Apple could be resolved amicably, it certainly doesn’t feel that way at the moment. This is because according to the rumors, Qualcomm is apparently planning to ask the International Trade...

This Kiosk In A Mall Delivers Pirated Movies Onto A USB Stick

05/02/2017, When you think of piracy, you might think of DVDs being sold out of a trunk of a car, or behind a closed door at some shop, but rarely would you expect pirated movies to be displayed and offered up so openly especially in the middle of a mall, right?...

Russian YouTuber Faces Jail Time For Playing Pokemon GO In Church

05/02/2017, There’s a time and place for everything, like when to use your phone and when not to use it. Now using your phone while in a place of worship is usually frowned upon simply because it looks rude and it can be distracting for those who are there to pray...

Samsung Approved To Test Self-Driving Cars In South Korea

05/01/2017, Samsung is a company known for electronics like refrigerators, washing machines, TVs, computers, smartphones, and so on, but it seems that the company’s interest is expanding and to self-driving cars. In a report from The Investor, it seems that Samsung...

NSA Halts The Collection Of The Emails Of Americans

04/29/2017, It doesn’t matter if the emails you send are banal or innocent in nature, the fact that the NSA can collect your emails and read them without the need for a warrant has rubbed many people the wrong way, especially American citizens who basically felt...

Facebook Creators Can Earn Money From Stolen Videos

04/28/2017, Just like YouTube, Facebook has a problem with people stealing original content and reposting it under their own name or own page. This can be a problem for creators who are hoping to earn money through their videos, but not to worry because in...

Qualcomm Claims Apple Is Withholding Its Royalties Payments

04/28/2017, Earlier this year, Apple filed a lawsuit against Qualcomm claiming that the company had been overcharging them in royalties for technologies that they have nothing to do with. Apple even alleged that Qualcomm had withheld payments to Apple as a form of...