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Apple walloped with $625.6M in damages from FaceTime lawsuit

The tech giant was the target of a patent troll, a company that makes money by suing other companies.

By February 4, 2016

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Pacific Grim: How the controversial TPP signed away your digital rights

After years of negotiation, the 12 countries behind the Trans-Pacific Partnership have finally signed off on a trade deal worth almost half the world's GDP. So how did we get here? And what exactly have we walked into?

By February 3, 2016

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Apple tells Supreme Court that Samsung case is 'legally unexceptional'

The giant doesn't want the court to examine its patent win against Samsung and "prolong" the battle.

By February 4, 2016

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Google Glass goes dark on social media

Google is known to be working on a new smart-specs project, but it looks like it won't bear the Glass moniker.

By January 27, 2016

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When hackers get hacked: Secretive spy software team falls victim to attack

Unhappy with Hacking Team for allegedly selling software to repressive governments, hackers publish stolen data.

By July 6, 2015

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Data breach hits roughly 15M T-Mobile customers, applicants

A hack of Experian, the company that handles credit checks for the wireless carrier, results in the loss of T-Mobile customers' Social Security numbers, birth dates and names.

By October 1, 2015

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AT&T, WhatsApp score worst in privacy rankings

Technically Incorrect: The Electronic Frontier Foundation's annual "Who's Got Your Back?" rankings see a vast gap between some tech companies and others.

By June 18, 2015

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Quiznos mocks techies at Burning Man, may be hit with lawsuit

Technically Incorrect: The organizers of Burning Man are considering legal action after a Quiznos ad mocks burners and allegedly misuses the annual festival's intellectual property.

By September 13, 2015

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Samsung changes Smart TV privacy policy in wake of spying fears

Technically Incorrect: Samsung says that it wants to make clearer what really happens when its Smart TVs capture your voice at home.

By February 10, 2015

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Samsung Smart TV raises spying privacy fears

Get the facts behind Samsung's Smart TV voice controls, which sends what you say to third parties. Also, beware of phishing scams targeting Anthem hack victims.

By February 9, 2015