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Are Uber's gratuity fees misleading? Judge says yes

A US judge rules the ride-sharing service must face a lawsuit in which a passenger alleges the company pockets a "substantial portion" of the tips meant to go to drivers.

By September 18, 2014

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​Valve hit with legal action in Australia over misleading consumers

Valve will face Australia's Federal Court over claims it misled customers about refunds and guarantees on Steam games.

By August 28, 2014

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ACCC warns retailers about misleading sales

The ACCC is focusing on retail selling practices, warning retailers not to mislead customers on sales promotions and discounted items.

By April 16, 2014

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Verizon calls AT&T's 'most reliable' claim misleading

A Verizon executive goes off on AT&T, criticizing the carrier's use of an undisclosed firm's data as a basis for its claim.

By July 23, 2013

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Ingogo strikes back at 'misleading' taxi app claims

Taxi app ingogo has responded to claims that its app is unsafe, saying that the claims are made in the interest of protecting the existing monopoly on taxi bookings and payment.

By December 4, 2012

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McAfee: Photo 'location' leak meant to mislead cops

Antivirus pioneer John McAfee, on the run from police, appears to reveal his location through metadata posted on a magazine's website. Then he says it was intentional disinformation. Then he changes his story again.

By December 3, 2012

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Google cracks down on dodgy Android apps

Google has updated its Developer Program Policy to crack down on app behaviour around in-app payments, advertising and spyware.

By March 30, 2014

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Kickstarter leaving backers to the fire burns everyone

Kickstarter needs to rethink its role as a crowdfunding platform or face its own demise.

By March 24, 2014

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Phil Spencer on Xbox One 'always-on' debacle: 'We could have been more clear'

On the final day of the Game Developers Conference, the head of Microsoft Studios opens up about the Xbox One's tumultuous road to launch and the company's indie game relationship.

By March 21, 2014

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New iPad under fire in Australia over 'misleading' 4G claims

The new iPad has been criticised by a consumer commission, which claims the tablet's 4G claims are misleading. Could the same happen in the UK?

By March 27, 2012