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Apple defeats U.S. class action lawsuit over bag searches | Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc (AAPL.O) defeated a U.S. class action lawsuit brought by Apple retail workers over bag search practices at the company’s California brick and mortar outlets, according to a court ruling on Saturday.<p>An Apple logo hangs above the entrance to the Apple store on 5th …

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 PC version plagued with issues at launch - Call of Duty: Black Ops III

Call of Duty: Black Ops III released today across an array of different platforms, and it looks like PC gamers are getting the short end of the stick.<p>…

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BlackBerry Priv is the best BlackBerry in a decade

Hello, old friend. I can’t say I’ve missed you, but it’s still a pleasant surprise to run my digits over your surface. The bumps and ridges feel, …

Syria rebels capture strategic town of Morek - reports from activists

The strategically important western Syrian town of Morek has been captured by rebels, according to activists and a monitoring group.<p>The town, located north of Hama city, is situated on a major road that crucial to control of western Syria.<p>Syrian army offensives, backed by Russian air strikes and …

Can Samsung Succeed With A Foldable Smartphone Gimmick?

There’s no doubt that Samsung has built much of its marketing efforts this year around the ‘edge’ concept. This curve on the screen was first seen in a variant of the Galaxy Note 4 and was demonstrated at the IFA conference in Berlin during 2014. The Galaxy Note Edge subsequently saw a limited …

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Apple ordered to pay $533 million for infringing patents with iTunes

Jury says software uses technology owned by Smartflash, a Texas-based patent licensing company<p>A federal jury in Texas this week ordered Apple to pay $532.9 million for infringing three patents owned by Smartflash, a Texas-based patent licensing company. The jury in Tyler, Texas, where Smartflash is …

Sony reveals its high-res Xperia Z4 Tablet earlier than planned

Whoopsie boopsie! Sony just gave the world a look at its upcoming Xperia Z4 Tablet in Xperia Lounge -- a move we'd assume was in error, since it quickly pulled the listing. It didn't give away the whole farm, however. Along with a sidelong pic (above) and reference to a high-res 2K screen (2,560 x …

Apple loses $532.9 million patent lawsuit

In the latest case, <i>Smartflash LLC v. Apple Inc.</i>, Apple was ordered by a federal jury to pay $532.9 million in damages to Smartflash LLC in a Texas …

Ayah Bdeir on LittleBits’ Hardware Development Kit

littleBits founder and CEO Ayah Bdeir shows how their new Hardware Development Kit and bitLab enables makers to create their own Bits to work with their electronics prototyping library and then offer them for sale to others. She demonstrates two new Bits that were created with HDK: Bleep Drum, a …

Things You Can Do With Instant Ramen Noodles That You May Not Have Known About

BuzzFeed shares eleven interesting things you can do with instant ramen noodles that you may not have known about in their latest video. Why eat …

A Proof of Concept Project for the ESP8266

It’s hardly been a month since we first heard of the impossibly cheap WiFi adapter for micros, the ESP8266. Since then orders have slowly been …

We made weed butter with a 'magical' machine

<i>WARNING: This story contains references to the use of marijuana. Do not try this at home -- unless, of course, you're an adult living in a state or city where the use of such substances is legal or, you know, you like the way it feels.</i><p>Gallery: The Magical Butter Experiment | 13 Photos<p>13<p>I'm writing …

‘No chance’ of finding an iPhone 6 Plus tomorrow

We just spoke with multiple sources at carrier stores and authorized Apple retailer partner locations, and the straight up fact is it’s going to …

Many users are outraged at the idea that Twitter might use an algorithm to filter their feeds

Advertisement<p>10 Comments<p>Credit: Thinkstock / Eric Crema<p>A post we published at Gigaom on Thursday morning seems to have triggered a kind of flash fire …

NVIDIA Sues Samsung and Qualcomm, Tries To Get Samsung Galaxy Devices Blocked From The U.S.

Ready for another big patent battle?<p>NVIDIA has just filed patent lawsuits against both Samsung and Qualcomm, claiming the companies are infringing upon its graphics chip patents. The end goal? To block the shipment of Samsung Galaxy phones and tablets until Samsung coughs up patent licensing …

Frenchman jailed for phoning and texting his ex-girlfriend 21,807 times

Frenchman admits that, with hindsight, "it was stupid" to phone and text his ex-girlfriend 21,807 times over a 10-month period<p>A 33-year-old Frenchman has been sent to prison after phoning and texting his ex-girlfriend 21,807 times, admitting that, with hindsight, "it was stupid".<p>The unnamed …

Analyst Believes iWatch Will Feature Home Automation, Be More Than an iPhone Companion

The much-rumored iWatch may be used as a home automation gateway, allowing users to control various functions within their houses, according to a new research note by Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Brian White.<p>As an Apple supplier, our contact offered insight into the "iWatch" and described this …