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Apple ‘has your back’ regarding user privacy, says EFF

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) thinks Apple’s one of the good guys. That’s according to the organization’s 2014 “Who Has Your Back†report, which ranks companies according to how well they protect user privacy from government data requests. On the… Read more ›

Apple Reaches Settlement With FTC Regarding In-App Purchases

After negotiating with the Federal Trade Commission for months regarding the use of in-app purchases in the App Store, Apple has reached a consent agreement with the agency, according to a company-wide email Tim Cook just sent employees. Apple’s in-app… Read more ›     

China Mobile “Currently Has No Announcement” Regarding Apple Deal

Filed under “S” for “Stalling” and “Still waiting” is the Apple-China Mobile deal, which remains yet to materialize. In place of the expected announcement, China Mobile chairman Xi Guohua said on Wednesday morning that his company currently has no announcement… 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 ›     

Apple Hit With A Class-Action Lawsuit Regarding 27-Inch iMac Displays

‘Tis the season for class-action lawsuits, and a new one is being brought against Apple, alleging that the Cupertino-based company knew about problems effecting the 27-inch iMac, yet did nothing to stop them. The lawsuit is being by Corbin Rasmussen…

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Samsung Denied New Trial Regarding Apple’s “Bounce Back” ’381 Patent

bouncing-ball-7810One of the key patents in Samsung and Apple’s neverending patent dispute was ’381, the so-called “bounce back” patent. As you might recall, the patent describes the way in which an iPhone, when inertially scrolling a document, will bounce back when it reaches the top. It’s a little detail, but it’s one of the few […]

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Juicy Details Regarding Apple/HTC Settlement Remain Secret

Last month, HTC and Apple reached a cross-licensing settlement that would put a 10-year kibosh on any litigation between the two. While HTC’s Peter Chou was happy enough to call the settlement “A Good Ending,†Samsung saw it as an opportunity to have injunction proceedings against them thrown out.

Samsung immediately sought access to the details of said agreement and were finally granted access by the courts. This ruling ultimately allowed for  [Read More…]

Juicy Details Regarding Apple/HTC Settlement Remain Secret

Last month, HTC and Apple reached a cross-licensing settlement that would put a 10-year kibosh on any litigation between the two. While HTC’s Peter Chou was happy enough to call the settlement “A Good Ending,†Samsung saw it as an opportunity to have injunction proceedings against them thrown out.

Samsung immediately sought access to the details of said agreement and were finally granted access by the courts. This ruling ultimately allowed for  [Read More…]

Judge Orders Google And Motorola To Hand Over Information Regarding Android Development And Merger

The patent saga continues with U.S. Circuit Judge Richard A. Posner in Chicago ruling that Motorola and Google must provide Apple with information regarding Android development as well as information about the impending merger. It’s unclear exactly what specific “information” must be provided and while everyone goes ahead and assumes it’s some sort of top secret documentation, I’m betting it’s nothing of the sort and Apple won’t be gaining any trade secrets  [Read More…]

New Information Regarding Rumored iPad 3 2048×1536 Resolution Display Emerges

It was previously mentioned that analysts were saying the iPad 3 was headed into production. Afterward, further rumors emerged regarding aredesigned dock connector. This time, information regarding the iPad 3’s display is emerging. Brooke Crothers from CNET has apparently heard information regarding the iPad 3’s alleged 264PPI display. It has previously been mentioned that the next iteration of the iPad will come with a 2048×1536 resolution display (assuming that the display manufacturers, LG and Samsung, can keep up with  [Read More…]