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Apple proposes a new settlement to anti-poaching lawsuit

After almost four years of fighting a court case, Apple and three other large tech companies have finally reached a deal to end the class action lawsuit against them for the anti-poaching agreements that established with one another. First filed…Read more ›

U.S. proposes ban on all in-flight cellphone calls

If you’re worried about noisy plane passengers being able to make calls in the air, the U.S. Department of Transportation is on your side. The government agency is looking to ban all in-flight calls from cell phones, which would mean…Read more ›

U.S. Senator Proposes Bill To Make Cellphone Unlocking Legal Again

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As of January 26th, it is now illegal for you to unlock your smartphone if you want to use it on another network. Carrier unlocking has been legal in the U.S. for years, but in October the Library of Congress ruled that unauthorized unlocking is a crime.

The Obama Administration has already voiced its opinion that citizens should be allowed to unlock their smartphones without risking criminal penalties, and a senator  [Read More…]

National Transportation Safety Board Proposes Nationwide Ban Of Cell Phones While Driving

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has proposed a nationwide ban that prohibits the use of all non-emergency cell phone use in the car. Currently, only select states have a law in place against cell phone use in automobiles, but the NTSB wants the U.S. government to make the use of personal electronic devices while driving illegal in all 50 states. The safety recommendation specifically calls  [Read More…]

Samsung Proposes Secret Back Room Deal With Apple To Save Galaxy Tab In Australia

Fearing its Galaxy Tab slate will never hit shelves down under, Samsung has reportedly proposed a deal with Apple that would allow the Korean electronics giant to launch its iPad competitor in Australia. Thanks to its ongoing patent disputes with Apple, Samsung’s Galaxy Tab 10.1 has been hit with a preliminary injunction that has delayed its launch in Australia. However, according to The Wall Street Journal, Samsung has attempted to resolve the dispute by  [Read More…]

Steve Jobs Proposes New Spaceship-like Apple Campus

Just one day after unveiling a slew of new software at Apple’s WWDC, Steve Jobs met with the City Council of Cupertino to discuss plans for a new Apple campus. The proposed building will relocate some 12,000 employees that currently work in various locations scattered around Cupertino and bring them all together under one roof. Steve states, “It’s a pretty amazing building. It’s a little like a spaceship landed, but there it is. And it’s  [Read More…]