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conspiracies

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Apple appeals e-books conspiracy ruling

Apple's attorney files a notice of appeal, which seeks to overturn a federal judge's decision that Apple orchestrated a conspiracy to cut out e-book competition and raise prices, as well as penalties the judge ordered.

By October 4, 2013

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Reuters editor indicted on Anonymous conspiracy charge

Years after the Los Angeles Times Web site was supposedly defaced by Anonymous, the U.S. government goes after a former employee who allegedly gave hackers the company's login and password.

By March 14, 2013

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Russian meteorite: The conspiracy theories

It might well be that Bill Nye has explained fully about the meteorite that showered a Russian city, but others have darker explanations.

By February 16, 2013

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MPAA: Kim DotCom's conspiracy theories are bunk

Kim DotCom suggests Joe Biden met with studio chiefs a year ago to talk about MegaUpload. MPAA says there was one topic of discussion, and it wasn't MegaUpload.

By July 5, 2012

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Unpacking the MegaUpload mega-conspiracy theories

Secrecy, drama and chaos surround the DOJ's over-the-top takedown of "cyberlocker" MegaUpload and eccentric CEO Kim Dotcom. Here's my guide to two prominent conspiracy theories and where they fall short.

By May 10, 2012

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Panasonic fined £40m for conspiring to fix prices

Panasonic has pleaded guilty to diddling us punters by fixing the prices of laptop batteries and car parts.

By July 21, 2013

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Ep. 75: Spies, conspiracies and Android autopsies

A Siri alternative in the form of an app, the Galaxy Nexus gets dissected as the US launch approaches, and your Android phone may be ratting you out to Big Brother.

By November 30, 2011

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Android Atlas Weekly 75: Spies, conspiracies and Android autopsies (Podcast)

A Siri alternative in the form of an app, the Galaxy Nexus gets dissected as the US launch approaches, and your Android phone may be ratting you out to Big Brother.

By November 30, 2011

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The 404 1,219: Where it's all play and no work (podcast)

At what point does film criticism become manic obsession? We explore the world of fan theories, highlighting our favorite conspiracies inspired by works like "The Shining," "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory," and "Fresh Prince of Bel Air."

By March 4, 2013

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Ep. 1219: Where it's all play and no work

At what point does film criticism ascend to manic obsession? Today we'll explore the world of fan theories, highlighting our favorite conspiracies inspired by works like "The Shining," "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory," and the "Fresh Prince of Bel Air."

By March 4, 2013