Bangladesh shuts down messaging services Viber and Tango to quell violence

By on January 19, 2015 at 10:40 AM.

Bangladesh shuts down messaging services Viber and Tango to quell violence

Bangladeshi telecom authorities shut down smartphone messaging and voice services Viber and Tango, which have become a popular communication medium for supporters of the anti-government protests now in their third week. More →
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Monster files suit against Beats’ Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine for allegedly stealing its headphone technology: Report

By on January 7, 2015 at 8:03 AM.

Monster files suit against Beats’ Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine for allegedly stealing its headphone technology: Report

Monster has reportedly filed a suit against Beats and its co-founder Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine. The audio equipment maker alleges that the latter two concealed their business dealings and also cut them out before being sold to Apple last year for $3 billion, Wall Street Journal reports. More →
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NTT Docomo drags Tata Sons to court over Tata Teleservices stake sale

By on January 5, 2015 at 3:12 PM.

NTT Docomo drags Tata Sons to court over Tata Teleservices stake sale

Japanese telecom giant NTT Docomo has dragged Tatas to an arbitration court, alleging that the Indian firm failed to honour commitment to buy its Rs 7,250 crore stake in their joint venture Tata Teleservices Ltd. More →
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Apple sued for misleading internal storage on iPhone

By on January 2, 2015 at 9:39 AM.

Apple sued for misleading internal storage on iPhone

Two iPhone users have sued Apple for using an unexpectedly large percentage of storage for the iOS 8 update on 8GB and 16GB iPhones (and iPads). Miami-based Paul Orshan and Christopher Endara filed a legal complaint against the Cupertino giant for failing to make it clear that iOS 8 would take as much as 23.1 percent of the advertised storage capacity on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch post update, SiliconBeat reports. More →
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Microsoft sues Indian company for technical support scam

By on December 31, 2014 at 10:56 AM.

Microsoft sues Indian company for technical support scam

Some international fraudsters are exploiting the tech-savvy reputation of Indians to trick computer users into giving them access to their machines by pretending to be from Microsoft. Now the technology giant is fighting back suing several companies, including an Indian one, alleging they falsely claimed to be Microsoft-affiliated technical support. More →
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