Thursday, June 20, 2019

Tag: technology

No Doubt’s case against Activision over ‘Band Hero’ to be heard by jury

No Doubt's case against Activision Publishing Inc. over the use of its likeness in the Band Hero video game--which dates back to 2009--will be...

Facebook hopes to launch their own smartphone in 2013

Facebook is making serious moves to enter the smartphone business in 2013, according to a report from the New York Times' technology blog, Bits....

RIAA claims it’s owed $72 trillion by LimeWire

The RIAA has claimed defunct file-sharing service LimeWire owes it $72 trillion in damages for some 11,000 violations of copyright infringement from users distributing...

If you own an iPod you’re probably suing Apple

If you bought an iPod between Sept. 12, 2006 and March 31, 2009 chances are you're listed in a class-action lawsuit against Apple from RealNetworks....

YouTube could face massive royalties bills after court loss

YouTube could be in trouble in Germany after a Hamburg court ruled the video sharing site was responsible for content users upload to the...

Facebook timeline causing massive dropoff in traffic to artist pages

(Image: Mashable) Since Facebook's mandatory switch to Timeline at the end of March, artist profiles on the social network have seen a steep drop in...

MPAA seeks to deem embedded videos as copyright infringement

The Motion Picture Association of America is seeking a new judgment on what constitutes copyright infringement, seeking those who embed copyrighted material via YouTube...

Facebook to acquire Instagram for $1 billion

Popular photo sharing/editing mobile app Instagram has been acquired by social media behemoth Facebook for $1 billion. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg posted the following...

New app allows user to control music on iTunes and Spotify with hand waves

A brand new app for Mac computers called Flutter allows users to control music from iTunes and Spotify with the wave of their hand....

Megaupload taken down by FBI; file-sharing site’s executives indicted for piracy

Megaupload, one of the largest onilne storage and file delivery services on the Internet, has been shut down due to allegations of piracy. The...