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Amazon in trouble with China over counterfeit book charges

The retail giant has been accused of offering counterfeit books through third-party sellers in China, says Chinese news site Sina Tech.

By June 28, 2013

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UL warns of counterfeit Apple USB power adapters

The electronics safety organization has put out a warning about counterfeit Apple USB chargers that may be unsafe.

By March 15, 2013

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Feds kick off Cyber Monday counterfeit crackdown

The Department of Homeland Security seizes 132 domain names allegedly linked to the sale of counterfeit clothes, jewelry, and electronics -- and also goes after their PayPal accounts.

By November 26, 2012

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U.K. retailer sued over Windows 'counterfeits'

Microsoft is suing electronics retailer Comet for allegedly creating and selling more than 94,000 counterfeit Windows recovery CDs.

By January 4, 2012

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Recharging iPhone blamed for another serious shock in China

An iPhone 4 connected to a counterfeit or third-party charger leaves a 30-year-old man in a coma for the past 10 days, according to reports from Asia.

By July 18, 2013

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White House, tech giants aim to keep online ads off rogue sites

The White House and eight major tech companies unveil best practices for online ad networks aimed at cutting off revenue to Web sites "selling counterfeit goods or engaging in copyright piracy."

By July 15, 2013

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After a death, Apple tells Chinese to only use official chargers

The company posts the guidance on its Chinese site after a woman was allegedly electrocuted while answering a call on her iPhone as it was charging.

By July 25, 2013

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iPhone-related death in China could be linked to fake charger

The reported electrocution of an iPhone owner in China last week is now said to stem from the use of a faulty third-party charger.

By July 18, 2013

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State AGs blast Google over YouTube ads for illicit products

Attorneys general for Nebraska and Oklahoma want to know how much revenue is generated by ads related to illegal sales of prescription drugs and counterfeit merchandise.

By July 2, 2013

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The 'thin line separating confidence and arrogance' and other great CNET comments

Each week, starting now, we round up some of the most thoughtful comments from the CNET community.

By July 16, 2013