A judge approved the settlement as part of a broader deal that requires Sprint to pay $68 million over claims the carrier added unauthorized charges to customer bills.
The tech giant is accused of scanning user's emails for keywords and attachments for its "targeted advertising," according to Reuters.
The company must now pay $450 million as part of a settlement, but it maintains it did nothing wrong.
The 1983 movie "WarGames" led to an anti-hacking law with felony penalties aimed at deterring intrusions into NORAD. Over time, it became broad and vague enough to ensnare the late Aaron Swartz.
Attacks were allegedly part of an anti-copyright campaign called "Operation Payback," which was in retaliation for the 2010 shutdown of The Pirate Bay.
What do headphone specs really mean? The Audiophiliac asks Sennheiser's Axel Grell to explain.
The two executives join the company after a string of high-profile executive departures, including the exit of Todd Pendleton, the man behind Samsung's "Next Big Thing" campaign.
Technically Incorrect: A Florida principal's short message in support of the police officer in the now-infamous pool party video was deemed insensitive and lacking in common sense by the school district.
Technically Incorrect: In Britain, it seems the judiciary can be injudicious when it comes to using technology at work.
Controversial rules the FCC adopted in February to protect the Internet will go into effect on Friday after a federal appeals court denies opponents' request to delay the rules.