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Google sues Mississippi Attorney General 'for doing MPAA's dirty work'

published about 6 hours ago
Turns out Sony's stolen emails weren't all bad news Google is taking legal action against the Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood, claiming he exceeded his authority in suing the search giant over piracy – and taking his cues from the Motion Picture Ass. of America.…

BlackBerry CEO Chen says to expect profits ... in 2016

published about 10 hours ago
For now, revenues still spiraling toward drain In a conference call with financial analysts on Friday, BlackBerry CEO John Chen said the firm kept costs under control and even eked out a meager profit in the third quarter of its fiscal 2015, but he couldn't hide that the ailing mobe-maker's revenues continued their steady decline.…

T-Mobile to pay $90 million to settle mobile cramming claims

published about 11 hours ago
T-Mobile to pay $90 million to settle mobile cramming claims
T-Mobile will pay at least $90 million in penalties and refunds as part of a settlement over its alleged practice of “mobile cramming,” or placing unauthorized third-party charges on customers’ cellphone bills, the Federal Communications Commission announced Friday.

Apple 'deeply offended' by BBC report claiming poor working conditions

published about 12 hours ago
Apple 'deeply offended' by BBC report claiming poor working conditions
A senior Apple executive said he was “deeply offended” by the BBC’s allegations that Apple mistreats its workers in overseas factories.

Apple v BBC: Fruity firm hits back over Panorama drama

published about 15 hours ago
Guess who's off Tim Cook's Christmas card list Apple has refuted claims made by the BBC’s Panorama programme that it is not working hard enough to protect the rights of workers.…