Epic calls on appeals court to overturn App Store monopoly ruling in new filing

Epic’s appeal of the ruling in its legal battle with Apple has officially kicked off today. In a new filing with the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, Epic urges the court to overturn the initial verdict, arguing that Judge.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macJan 22nd, 2022

The weekend’s best deals: Epic PC games sale, 1Password subscriptions, and more

Dealmaster also has discounts on Hulu memberships, AirPods, and LG OLED TVs. Enlarge (credit: Ars Technica) It's the weekend, which means the time has come for another Dealmaster. Our latest roundup of the best tech deals from.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News42 min. ago

Google "Private Browsing" Mode Not Really Private, Texas Lawsuit Says

The Google search engine collects data on users who think they can be anonymous if they use a "private browsing" mode, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton claimed on Thursday, filing an amended privacy lawsuit against the Alphabet unit. Reuters reports.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 21st, 2022

Foreign Torrent Site Operator Can Be Sued in the US, Court Says

An anonymous reader shares a report: The Pakistani operator of popular torrent site MKVCage can be held personally liable for contributory copyright infringement in the US. The case in question was filed by the makers of the film Hellboy. US District.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 21st, 2022

Google backs down, keeping cheaper way to date online intact

Google will let Match Group offer an alternative payment system in dating apps such as Tinder, one that charges a lower fee for subscriptions than Play Store......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Denying abortion access has a negative impact on children and families

The Roe vs. Wade Supreme Court proceedings in the United States have put the spotlight on the issue of abortion rights. Limiting access to safe abortions has many consequences, including increases in poverty, unemployment and pregnancy-related deaths.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Apple Music celebrates great albums in new "Essential Anniversaries" feature

It's been 25 years since Radiohead released "OK Computer," and now that album is showcased along with many other classics in a special Apple Music collection called "Essential Anniversaries."Apple Music has long had collections of music that it calls.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

MacBook Pro stage light lawsuit dismissed; court said Apple didn’t have to disclose the flaw

A class action lawsuit against Apple for the so-called MacBook Pro stage light issue has been dismissed, the court ruling that Apple had no legal obligation to disclose the design flaw. An earlier court upheld part of the claim against Apple, while.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Apple confirms it won"t accept card payments in India, cites banking laws

Users in India of the App Store and subscribers to services such as Apple Music now have to use the country's Unified Payments Interface (UPI) rather than credit or debit cards.Image Credit: AppleThe law change, approved by the Reserve Bank of India.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Musk says "utterly untrue" that he sexually harassed flight attendant on private jet

Musk's SpaceX rocket company made an out-of-court settlement with the woman and included a nondisclosure agreement that prevented the flight attendant from speaking about it, the report said......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Google to remove nearly 1 million abandoned apps

Google takes the incisive of clearing the app store of nearly a million inactive and unsupported apps. The post Google to remove nearly 1 million abandoned apps first appeared on Phandroid. Google is planning to remove apps that haven&rsquo.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Borderlands 3 is now free to keep on Epic Games Store

The first of the free game giveaways during Epic's 2022 'Mega' sale has landed, with three more to follow in coming weeks......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

FairEmail Developer Calls It Quits After Google Falsely Flags App As Spyware

"The developer of the open source email client FairEmail pulled all of his applications from Google Play and announced that he would stop development," reports gHacks. The announcement comes shortly after the developer received an email from Google s.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

How to answer calls to your iPhone on macOS Monterey and iPadOS 15

Thanks to Apple's Continuity, users can easily make and receive cellular phone calls on Mac, iPad, and iPod touch. Here's how to do it.There are plenty of reasons that you'd want to use your iPad or Mac for a cellular call — though most likely, it'.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Texas looks to a Clarence Thomas opinion to defend its social media law

Thomas argued that social networks are like common carriers. Enlarge / Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas speaks at the Heritage Foundation on October 21, 2021, in Washington, DC. (credit: Getty Images | Drew Angerer ) Wit.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Court isn’t letting Apple off the hook for paying $300 million over patent infringement

Apple will not get a third trial after receiving a $300 million verdict for patent infringement from Optis. Apple told the court last year it’s entitled to a new damages trial or Optis’ damages should be wiped. more… The post Court isn’t le.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Court Rules SEC"s Internal Judges Are Unconstitutional

The 5th Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is denying defendants their constitutional right to a jury trial by putting them in front of its own internal judges. From a report: In a 2-1 ruling, the court ru.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Second Apple union-busting charge filed, this time at World Trade Center store

A second Apple union-busting charge has been filed against the company, alleging that the company has violated multiple federal laws at the World Trade Center store. A previous charge of violating the National Labor Relations Act related to Apple’.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Union claims Apple broke federal labor law at World Trade Center store

For the second time in less than a week, Apple has been accused of illegal union-busting tactics, but this time in one of its New York City stores.Apple World Trade CenterThe complaint, this time in New York, follows the Communications Workers of Ame.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Tesla fans implore Elon Musk to halt political attacks, Twitter deal

The calls come as Tesla's stock price plummets with the rest of the market and the controversial CEO steps up his criticism of Democrats, liberals and Twitter executives......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Skyflow releases MuleSoft Certified Connector to help customers protect sensitive data

Skyflow launched a new MuleSoft Certified Connector and joined the MuleSoft Technology Partner Program. Now, MuleSoft customers can leverage Skyflow’s Data Privacy Vault to protect and store sensitive information flowing through the MuleSoft ga.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022