Tag Archive: Fighting


Fighting Apple was FBI’s biggest PR disaster in history

The FBI’s case against Apple may be over, but the repercussions involved in this battle sure aren’t. Apple has already made clear its belief that this particular case should never have been brought, and now activist group Fight for the Future — which has played a vocal role in this ongoing story — claims that […]

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Tim Cook joins council of elite CEOs fighting climate change

Apple CEO Tim Cook joined the CEO Council for Sustainable Urbanization this week as part of Apple’s continued fight against global warning and environmental issues. The council is basically like an Avengers-style group (or Justice League if DC is your preferred flavor) consisting of CEOs and chairmen from the top companies in China and the […]

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Extra! Extra! Apple wants to keep fighting its eBook price-fixing lawsuit

In a story that would, ironically, make a pretty good eBook holiday thriller, Apple has dredged up its seemingly-ended eBook pricing conspiracy lawsuit — asking the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a ruling stating that Apple conspired to fix eBook prices when it launched its original iPad and iBook store in January 2010. Yep, it’s the […]

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Extra! Extra! Apple wants to keep fighting its eBook price-fixing lawsuit

In a story that would, ironically, make a pretty good eBook holiday thriller, Apple has dredged up its seemingly-ended eBook pricing conspiracy lawsuit — asking the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a ruling stating that Apple conspired to fix eBook prices when it launched its original iPad and iBook store in January 2010. Yep, it’s the […]

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The Electronic Frontier Foundation is fighting Apple over its new app

The Electronic Frontier Foundation, or the EFF, fights the good fight. An international non-profit digital rights group, the nonprofit is famous for standing up against big companies who think they can use baseless legal threats or intimidation to deny users…Read more ›

Eddy Cue reveals why Apple is fighting Justice Department on ebooks

Apple’s negotiator-in-chief, Eddy Cue is out to clear the air surrounding the price-fixing conspiracy Apple was found guilty of by U.S. federal court in 2013, before the case hits an appeals court later this month. In a rare interview, Cue…Read more ›

Line Knight Fortix Is Alright Once It Stops Fighting You [Review]

1981′s Qix is one of those games that just won’t die. It’s come out in its original form no fewer than four times, most recently in the Nintendo 3DS handheld’s retro-game marketplace Virtual Console in 2011 (in Japan, anyway). I’ve…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Backyard Battles Brings Cardboard Forts And FIghting Kids To iOS [PAX 2013]

Backyard BattlesSEATTLE, PAX 2013 – We spoke with Josh Glazer, CTO of Naked Sky Games, about the company’s upcoming turn-based tactical game, Backyard Battles. The game, coming to iOS, Android, and the web later this year, pits two teams of children against each other, wielding cardboard tubes, spell books, and their imaginations. “It’s what kids raised […]

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Apple Fighting For Siri In Chinese Court Against Xiao I Robot

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One of the curses of being an innovator is every time you innovate, someone comes along and says they had a patent on it first. Apple knows this dilemma well, and the latest patent infringement claim Cupertino has to defend itself against is in China over Siri, Apple’s virtual assistant.

According to a claim by Zhizhen Technology Co., a Shanghai company, the patent they have for voice recognition software as applied to its “Xiao i Robot” software  [Read More…]

Samsung: We Havent Finished Fighting Apple Yet

Samsung claims Apple wasn’t willing to settle out of court.

We’ve already seen Tim Cook’s memo to Apple employees following the company’s landmark victory over Samsung last Friday. As expected, Samsung’s isn’t quite as upbeat or as celebratory. Released today, the Korean company’s announcement insists that it tried to settle with Apple out of court, but that Apple “pressed on with a lawsuit.” It also notes that the verdict “starkly contrasts” those  [Read More…]