Tag Archive: Dismisses

Jeff Bezos dismisses claims that Amazon is an evil employer

The dehumanizing work culture described in a weekend New York Times articles is no place Amazon’s Jeff Bezos would want to work. He said so because the article was about Amazon. In a memo to employees in response to the article, Bezos painted a picture of caring Amazonians who are “fun” and “brilliant” and “helping […][Read More…]

Xiaomi dismisses Jony Ive’s ‘design theft’ accusations

Interviewed at the recent Vanity Fair Summit, Jony Ive had strong words for companies like Xiaomi producing iPhone copycats. “I don’t see it as flattery, I see it as theft, and it’s lazy,” he said, when asked about the Chinese…Read more ›

T-Mobile CEO dismisses Bendgate as total “horse****”

You can talk about stress testing and Apple’s potential liability until you’re blue in the face, but sometimes you need to just speak about overblown subjects like the Bendgate controversy using a shred of common sense. Happily taking up that baton…Read more ›

Judge Dismisses Consumer Lawsuit Regarding Apple’s Data Privacy

There are few tech terms more loaded than “user privacy” here in 2013. Back in January Cult of Mac reported that Apple had lost its spot on a list of the 20 most trusted companies when it comes to user…Read more ›    [Read More…]

WhatsApp Dismisses Google Buyout Rumors


WhatsApp has denied that it is holding sales talks with Google following reports that the company is on the verge of a $ 1 billion buyout. One source claimed last week that the hugely popular cross-platform messaging service has been in talks with Google for the last 4-5 weeks, but WhatsApp’s business development lead, Neeraj Arora, denies any discussions.

AllThingsD reports:

Neeraj Arora, WhatsApp’s business development head, told AllThingsDigital today that the company is  [Read More…]

Court Dismisses Apple’s Claim That Amazon’s “Appstore” Is Deceptive


Apple launched a temper-tantrum when Amazon decided to title their marketplace for mobiles app as the “Appstore.” Apple was there first and they started using “The App Store” way before anyone else, so they told the United States district court that Amazon is trying to mislead customers.

Not everyone sees things Apple’s way though and the U.S. district court has dismissed Apple’s claims that the Amazon Appstore is false advertising and deceives customers.

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ITC Dismisses S3 Graphics Complaint Against Apple

The U.S. International Trade Commission has dismissed a complaint from S3 Graphics against Apple, ruling that the Cupertino company has shown no violation of the patents held by S3, and terminating the investigation. The official notice, which was firstdiscoveredby FOSS Patents, reads: Notice is hereby given that the U.S. International Trade Commission hasdetermined that no violation of section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1337) has  [Read More…]