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Policeman shops own son over shock £3,700 iPad game bill

A policeman has shopped his teenage son in protest against Apple after the lad ran up a shock £3,700 bill playing games on his iPad.

By March 26, 2013

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Watchdog sets out new rules on kids and in-app purchases

Watchdogs have set out new rules for stopping in-app purchases from tricking kids into racking up huge bills.

By September 26, 2013

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Google holds on to social media accounts in Frommer's deal

The pages that were formerly known as, say, FrommersTravel, are now being labeled as ZagatTravel.

By April 10, 2013

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Arthur Frommer reacquires travel book brand from Google

Travel expert plans to resume publishing of the travel books, which the Web giant acquired but killed last month.

By April 3, 2013

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MP3 resale violates copyright law, court rules

A judge sides with Capitol Records in the lawsuit between the record company and ReDigi -- ruling that MP3s can only be resold if granted permission by copyright owners.

By April 1, 2013

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China's cyberwar: Intrusions are the new normal (FAQ)

Security firm Mandiant delivers compelling evidence that the Chinese military is behind a torrent of intrusions targeting the networks of U.S.-based companies. Here's what happens next.

By February 19, 2013

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Will Supreme Court protect your right to resell your own stuff?

Justices hear arguments in case pitting large copyright holders -- who want the ability to limit the resale of certain items -- against librarians, museums, and Internet auction sites.

By October 29, 2012

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Gadget store heist: Mom made me do it

A 22-year-old admits he hired gunmen to rob the computer store where he worked. He claims, though, his mom, also a store employee, bullied him into it.

By October 26, 2012

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With the Wii U Nintendo is now an 'entertainment company.' Again.

The Wii U marks a significant change of pace for Nintendo, a brand up until now exclusively associated with Mario and Zelda. Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime met with CNET to discuss this transformation.

By October 26, 2012

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Google acquires Frommer's, pushes further into travel info

The company acquired the travel guide service from John Wiley & Sons for an undisclosed sum, but may face critics alarmed by its growing clout in the travel arena.

By August 13, 2012