Facebook Should Be Treated as Content Creator, Say Attorneys in Ad Policy Case

For the efforts it makes to “customise” audience for its advertisers, Facebook should legally be considered as a “content creator” just as any other media outlet, according to US attorneys involved in a case relating to the social networking giant’s ad policies, the media reported. This assertion may have immediate legal ramifications and open the way for […]

Facebook Forms Team to Find Worst Case Scenarios Before They Arise

Facebook has hired a team of ex-intelligence officers, researchers and media buyers to find the worst possible things that can be done using the platform and to help the company prevent them. The group is called “Investigative Operations Team” and is testing the company’s advertising systems, pages, Instagram, Messenger and more, BuzzFeed News reported on Saturday. The team […]

Facebook Bids to Keep Data Privacy Case From EU’s Top Court

Facebook bid on Monday to block referral of a landmark privacy case to Europe’s top court by requesting a last-ditch appeal, seeking to avoid a potential ban on the legal instrument it uses to transfer users’ data to the United States. The case, taken in Ireland by privacy activist Max Schrems, is the latest to question […]

Mesuit Smart iPhone Case With Android, Dual-SIM Support Launched in India

E-commerce startup Yerha.com has launched a new iPhone case in India, Jijia’s Mesuit. The iPhone case’s big highlight is that it let gives more battery, additional storage, and an additional extra SIM card slot, with the Android operating system on top. First launched back in July last year by Chinese company Jijia, the Mesuit case offers the […]

Google EU Antitrust Case to Be Completed in Next Few Months

EU antitrust regulators will rule in the “next few months” whether Alphabet’s Google abused its dominance of Internet searches and other areas, a senior European Commission official said on Monday, an outcome that could lead to a hefty fine. The world’s most popular Internet search engine has been in the Commission’s crosshairs since 2010 over […]

SOMA gets Tobii eye-tracking support just in case it wasn’t terrifying enough

Frictional Games’ SOMA is a special kind of horror game, as it doesn’t just rely on cheap scares – instead it has a focus on Lovecraftian dread, with existential pondering being just as affecting as the horrors that lurk in the depths. Still, it has an incredible atmosphere that makes even the most hardened horror […]

LG Wins Major Victory In Federal Counterfeit Wearables Case

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Feb. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — A U.S. federal court has awarded more than $168 million in damages, plus attorneys’ fees and interest to LG Electronics MobileComm USA in a case against 17 defendants found liable for manufacturing, distributing, trafficking and selling counterfeit and knockoff LG TONE headsets. With this ruling, along with […]