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Brightest Flashlight Android app slammed for lying to users

One of Android's most popular and highly rated apps has been sharing user location and ID data without their consent, according to a US regulator.

By Dec. 6, 2013


Porn filters slammed by Lib Dems as 'false sense of security'

Lib Dem president Tim Farron has attacked mandatory opt-out Internet filters as "misconceived, ineffective and illiberal".

By Jan. 10, 2014


Apple's new iPhones slammed in latest Microsoft ad

Attack ad from Microsoft knocks Apple's new phones by imagining an internal meeting at Apple headquarters.

By Sep. 13, 2013


Carriers slammed by officials for rejecting cell phone 'kill switch'

The San Francisco District Attorney and New York Attorney General are asking the carriers to reconsider a proposal to add a kill switch to every smartphone.

By Nov. 20, 2013


Isis mobile payment app gets slammed on Google Play

The app is averaging one-and-a-half stars after nearly 1,400 people have weighed in.

By Nov. 15, 2013


Why Google got slammed for its earnings

Google's stock tanked about 9 percent after its results hit early. The leak wouldn't have bothered investors much except it revealed pretty lackluster results for Motorola and Google's core business.

By Oct. 18, 2012


Foxconn working conditions slammed by workers rights group

Hardware giant still forcing its factory workers to toil under difficult conditions, according to a new report.

By May. 30, 2012


Apple's Maps app slammed over missing cities and other mistakes

Lost in place: The new app for iOS 6 is already under fire for mislabeling or excluding cities and landmarks around the world.

By Sep. 20, 2012


Apple lawsuits slammed by Google, says it will defend HTC

Google chairman Eric Schmidt has hit back at Apple's lawsuit against HTC, saying Apple is responding to competition with lawsuits rather than innovation.

By Jul. 19, 2011


Video game business slammed in April

Overall revenues were down 26 percent year-over-year in April, while hardware was down 37 percent, according to The NPD Group.

By May. 13, 2010