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"Sorry, I"ve Forgotten My Decryption Password" is Contempt Of Court, Pal - US Appeal Judges

Thomas Claburn, reporting for The Register: The US Third Circuit Court of Appeals today upheld a lower court ruling of contempt against a chap who claimed he couldn't remember the password to decrypt his computer's hard drives. In so doing, the appea.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotMar 20th, 2017

"We are making Wedgwood relevant again" says brand president Ulrik Garde Due

Wedgwood president Ulrik Garde Due discusses his vision to make the British brand – famous for its heritage pottery – appeal to a younger audience, in this movie filmed by Dezeen for Wedgwood. Read more Wedgwood president Ulrik Garde Due.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated News1 hr. 58 min. ago

Computer-generated maps imagine America redivided into equal-population areas

America votes Democrat but elects Republicans, and it's all thanks to how the country is divided up. Even if gerrymandering dies in court, Americans must still live with the the plain fact that every state gets the same number of senators. But what i.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News2 hr. 39 min. ago

Supreme Court refuses to hear case about “Google” being a generic term

A lawsuit claimed that the word "google" has become synonymous with any kind of internet search. Therefore, Google should no longer have the trademark......»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News3 hr. 7 min. ago

How to reset your Apple ID password and gain control of your account

To use any of Apple's services, you need to have an Apple ID and know your password. Thankfully, there are ways to deal with the situation and regain access to your account. Here's how to reset your Apple ID password. The post How to reset your Apple.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 15 min. ago

The NBA has an AR app that lets you test your jump shot anywhere

The NBA augmented reality app, NBA AR, is the league's first AR app, and it allows you to shoot jump shots on a digitally imposed basketball court. The app is exclusive to the iPhone and uses Apple's ARKit technology. The post The NBA has an AR app t.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 39 min. ago

Apple loses $440 million infringement battle with patent troll

Apple has been ordered by a US District Court to pay Texas-based company VirnetX $439,727,418 in patent infringement damages and legal fees. This legal battle has been going on for years and it’s not over yet as Apple plans to appeal......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News15 hr. 47 min. ago

Apple To Appeal Five-Year-Long Patent Battle After $439.7 Million Loss

Appel has been ordered to pay $439.7 million to the patent-holding firm VirnetX for infringing on four patented technologies that were apparently used in FaceTime and other iOS apps. According to The Verge, Apple plans to appeal the ruling -- continu.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News17 hr. 39 min. ago

NBA augmented reality app lets you be an iPhone Steph Curry anywhere

The NBA augmented reality app, NBA AR, is the league's first AR app, and it allows you to shoot jump shots on a digitally imposed basketball court. The app is exclusive to the iPhone and uses Apple's ARKit technology. The post NBA augmented reality a.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News18 hr. 7 min. ago

Family of Dead Muslim Recruit Sues Marines for $100 Million

The lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court in Detroit claims the Corps "fostered a culture of abuse and hazing" at Parris Island......»»

Category: securitySource:  militaryRelated News19 hr. 14 min. ago

Supreme Court to decide if law enforcement can obtain emails and data stored overseas by tech firms in Microsoft vs US government email privacy case (Greg Stohr/Bloomberg)

Greg Stohr / Bloomberg: Supreme Court to decide if law enforcement can obtain emails and data stored overseas by tech firms in Microsoft vs US government email privacy case  —  Law enforcement seeks data held overseas by tech compan.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News19 hr. 23 min. ago

Hardcore Gaming Crowdfunding Book on Obscure Games

Hundreds of Japanese games have been lost to time — a new book resurfaces some of the coolest. Hardcore Gaming 101, the website dedicated to long-forgotten retro games, cult classics, and everything weird, underrated, and obscure in the world.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News19 hr. 39 min. ago

Cops can force you to unlock a phone with Touch ID during a search, judge rules

A district court in Illinois has ruled that law enforcement may force people to use their fingerprints to unlock Apple devices during the search of a house. The ruling overturns a decision from a lower court, and marks a significant increase in the s.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News21 hr. 7 min. ago

Apple ordered to pay $440 million to FaceTime patent troll

VirnetX's seemingly endless FaceTime patent lawsuit against Apple is winding down... sort of. An Eastern District of Texas court has denied all of Apple's motions to end the case in a non-infringement ruling or retrial, leaving the.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News21 hr. 15 min. ago

Netflix is fine with password sharing, but it’s going after piracy now

Netflix makes some of the most popular TV shows out there, having more hits on its hands than most traditional networks. That’s why I’m perfectly fine with the price. You get to stream all those original Netflix shows whenever you feel like it, a.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News21 hr. 31 min. ago

Google Photos gets more pet-friendly

 If you’re a pet owner who uses Google Photos, you’ve probably typed in “dog” or “cat” before in order to surface photos of your furry pal – like anytime someone asks you about your pet, for example, whi.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News22 hr. 59 min. ago

Justices to Decide on Forcing Technology Firms to Provide Data Held Abroad

The Supreme Court will decide whether prosecutors can force Microsoft to turn over emails held on a server in Ireland, and in another case, whether American Express violated antitrust laws......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated NewsOct 16th, 2017

iPhone"s Apple ID Demands: Annoying or Security Flaw?

The iPhone's habit of repeatedly requesting your Apple ID password with little explanation or warning isn't just annoying -- it's also a security flaw that could allow attackers to craft extremely convincing phishing attacks, an iOS developer has war.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated NewsOct 16th, 2017

Supreme Court Will Hear U.S.-Microsoft Email Battle

The Supreme Court agreed Monday to take on a major dispute over the government's authority to force American technology companies to hand over emails and other digital information sought in criminal probes but stored outside the U.S. The justices in.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated NewsOct 16th, 2017

Supreme Court Won"t Take Case of Alleged USS Cole Mastermind

The U.S. Supreme Court declined to consider a pretrial challenge to the war court brought by defendant Abd al Rahim al Nashiri......»»

Category: securitySource:  militaryRelated NewsOct 16th, 2017

Supreme Court will hear challenge to Microsoft"s data privacy case

Microsoft may have won its fight to protect overseas data from American search warrants, but it can't rest easy. The Supreme Court has agreed to hear the Department of Justice's petition to review the case, virtually guaranteeing t.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsOct 16th, 2017