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Apple's Mac still Big Influencer, 30 years after Debut

Apple's Mac still Big Influencer, 30 years after Debut

Apple's Mac still influences computing today, 30 years after its debut NEW YORK (AP) — Look around. Many of the gadgets you see...

Jan 24 2014, 1:15am CST

Apple Loop: 'Great Things' Coming, iPhone 6 Rumor Roundup, Jobs' Biographer Says Google Rules, Mac Turns 30

Apple Loop: 'Great Things' Coming, iPhone 6 Rumor Roundup, Jobs' Biographer Says Google Rules, Mac Turns 30

Keeping you in the loop on just a few of the many things that happened around Apple this week. China Mobile starts selling iPho...

Jan 18 2014, 8:16pm CST

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Apple agrees to refund $32.5M for kids' purchases

Apple to refund $32.5M to parents who say they unwittingly OK'd purchases during kids' games WASHINGTON (AP) — Pl...

Jan 16 2014, 2:36am CST

Apple Refund of $32.5 Million for Unauthorized Kids' App Purchases

Apple to Refund $32.5 Million for Unauthorized App Purchases by Kids

Apple has been forced to cough up some cash due to negligence on its part. A refund of $32.5 million will be made to customers...

Jan 16 2014, 2:00am CST

Apple agrees to refund app store purchases totaling $32.5 million

Apple agrees to refund app store purchases totaling $32.5 million

Instead of fighting what could be a long and tiresome legal battle against the Federal Trade Commission, Apple raised the white...

Jan 15 2014, 9:20pm CST

Apple Has To Pay $32.5 M To Parents Whose Kids Accidentally Bought Things On the App Store

Apple Has To Pay $32.5 M To Parents Whose Kids Accidentally Bought Things On the App Store

If your little ones have been breaking the bank over gems in Hay Day without your permission, you’re entitled to a refund, acco...

Jan 15 2014, 3:21pm CST

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Apple will refund at least $32.5M in app case

Apple will refund at least $32.5M in case about kids' purchases on apps without permission WASHINGTON (AP) — Appl...

Jan 15 2014, 1:51pm CST

Apple And FTC Reach Agreement About Children's App Purchases

Apple And FTC Reach Agreement About Children's App Purchases

The Federal Trade Commission announced that it has entered into a consent decree with Apple regarding alleged charges that Appl...

Jan 15 2014, 12:01pm CST

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EU ups pressure on Google in antitrust case

EU antitrust authority chief increases pressure on Google to present better proposals BRUSSELS (AP) — The Europea...

Jan 15 2014, 8:31am CST

Prada Mimics Dolce & Gabanna Tax Trouble, Should Copy Apple & Google Instead

Prada Mimics Dolce & Gabanna Tax Trouble, Should Copy Apple & Google Instead

Prada would hate to be accused of copying Dolce & Gabanna in anything, whether in design or tax planning. Domenico Dolce an...

Jan 12 2014, 11:06pm CST

Markets: 'First Five Days Of January Were Down--Does It Matter?' (And Other Quotes Of The Week)

Markets: 'First Five Days Of January Were Down--Does It Matter?' (And Other Quotes Of The Week)

With the media focused last week on the “polar vortex” extreme cold, Chris Christie’s “BridgeGate,” the jobs report shock, Fed...

Jan 12 2014, 10:46am CST

Prada Appears To Follow Italy's Latest Fashion Trend: Tax Transfers, Allegations Of Evasion

Prada Appears To Follow Italy's Latest Fashion Trend: Tax Transfers, Allegations Of Evasion

Clearly, the fashion gods are angry. Last year, Italian tax authorities took on the fashion house of Dolce & Gabbana, even...

Jan 11 2014, 8:11pm CST

Top 10 Most Litigated Tax Issues

Top 10 Most Litigated Tax Issues

What happens when a taxpayer disagrees with the Internal Revenue Service? Some people think that the matter ends there: the IRS...

Jan 11 2014, 3:51pm CST

Apple and Samsung to attend mediation session prior to big fight

Apple and Samsung to attend mediation session prior to big fight

As the two fierce rival prepare to wage war later this year, a mediation session will be held next month to conduct settlement...

Jan 8 2014, 11:25pm CST

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Ohio deal: Websites won't bill to remove mug shots

2 websites will stop billing people to take down mug shots in settlement reached in Ohio suit TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) —...

Jan 8 2014, 1:21pm CST

The Best "Sleeper Ideas" For Trends, Stocks, And Private Companies To Watch In 2014

The Best "Sleeper Ideas" For Trends, Stocks, And Private Companies To Watch In 2014

This is the third year in a row that I’ve asked friends and colleagues of mine to make predictions for the coming year. In the...

Jan 6 2014, 10:16pm CST

New York Times Attacks Expert Who Opposes `Speculation' Lawsuits

New York Times Attacks Expert Who Opposes `Speculation' Lawsuits

The New York Times had an expose Friday about academics who — stop the presses! — supplement their university salaries by doing...

Dec 30 2013, 12:31pm CST

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Intel Becomes #1 Most Shorted Dow Stock, Replacing Verizon Communications

The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 12/13/2013 settlement date, and we here at Dividend...

Dec 26 2013, 10:31am CST

Tiffany Ordered To Pay Swatch $449 Million, Cuts Full-Year Outlook

Tiffany Ordered To Pay Swatch $449 Million, Cuts Full-Year Outlook

In the case of New York jewelry (Tiffany & Co.) versus Swiss watches (Swatch), a Dutch arbitration court has ruled in favor...

Dec 23 2013, 8:46am CST

"In Meat We Trust" Gives Carnivores A History To Salivate Over

"In Meat We Trust" Gives Carnivores A History To Salivate Over

Maureen Ogle’s latest book, In Meat We Trust: An Unexpected History of Carnivore America, is a comprehensive history of the Ame...

Dec 20 2013, 10:46am CST

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Target security breach affects up to 40M cards

Up to 40M shoppers may have had credit and debit cards compromised in Target security breach Target's data-securi...

Dec 20 2013, 8:36am CST

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Fury and frustration over Target data breach

Consumers react to Target security breach of up to 40M credit and debit cards NEW YORK (AP) — Potential victims o...

Dec 20 2013, 8:35am CST

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European regulator: Google offer not enough

European regulator says Google concessions in antitrust case so far not good enough AMSTERDAM (AP) — Europe's top...

Dec 20 2013, 8:35am CST

Zhang Ziyi Settles with News Site over Sex Claims

Zhang Ziyi Settles with News Site over Sex Claims

Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi (Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon) reached a settlement with website that spread reports about her get...

Dec 19 2013, 7:48am CST

US Government to Pay $50 Million for Pirating Military Software

US Government to Pay $50 Million for Pirating Military Software

The US government is to pay a sum of $50 million to the Apptricity. A settlement was reached after the software maker accused t...

Nov 28 2013, 8:24am CST

Eagle Deaths Caused by Wind Farms Triggers $1 Million Fine

Eagle Deaths Caused by Wind Farms Triggers $1 Million Fine

Duke Energy Renewables, a unit of Duke Energy announced it has reached a settlement agreement with the U.S. Department of Justi...

Nov 23 2013, 2:04am CST

Jury Awards Apple $290 Million in Damages Straight out of Samsung’s Pocket

Jury Awards Apple $290 Million in Damages Straight out of Samsung’s Pocket

A jury recently found Samsung guilty of copyright infringement. So it awarded Apple Incorporated $290 million in damages straig...

Nov 22 2013, 4:44am CST

Apple to Pay $40 to Each iPad 3G Unlimited Data Subscriber

Apple to Pay $40 to Each iPad 3G Unlimited Data Subscriber

Apple has just lost lawsuit over revoked AT&T unlimited data plans. It is to give $40 to each and every subscriber of the U...

Sep 28 2013, 4:16am CDT

Apple Wins Trademark Rights to iPhone in Brazil

Apple Wins Trademark Rights to iPhone in Brazil

Apple had been engaged in a settlement case with Gradiente over the issue of its trademark rights to use the name “iPhone” for...

Sep 26 2013, 5:27am CDT

Best Buy CEO Hubert Joly Dumped Big Pile of Shares To Pay for Divorce

Best Buy CEO Hubert Joly Dumped Big Pile of Shares To Pay for Divorce

Best Buy says that their new Best Buy CEO sold about $16.7m worth of company shares to pay for his divorce....

Sep 12 2013, 1:55am CDT

Facebook will Pay $20 Million to Settle Sponsored Stories Privacy Suit

Facebook will Pay $20 Million to Settle Sponsored Stories Privacy Suit

US Judge has approved Facebook's 20 million settlement for 'Sponsored Stories' privacy lawsuit that had been pen...

Aug 27 2013, 3:41am CDT

Apple sending out emails to settle in-app purchases complaints

Apple sending out emails to settle in-app purchases complaints

Getting charged for in-app purchases without you knowing it is very frustrating. Although in-app purchases can be great, gettin...

Jun 24 2013, 2:19am CDT

Apple to Pay $53 Million in iPhone Lawsuit

Apple to Pay $53 Million in iPhone Lawsuit

The costs in damaging lawsuit bills amount to $53 million for Apple. Its iPhone water seepage lawsuit has cost it quite a fortu...

May 29 2013, 3:17am CDT

78,000 to Live on Mars by One-way Trip

78,000 to Live on Mars by One-way Trip

78,000 candidates already applied to become the residents of Mars planet. Actually a Dutch company, Mars One, has a colony proj...

May 10 2013, 2:40am CDT

78000 Applicants Signed Up for One-Way Mars Trip

78,000 Applicants Signed Up for One-Way Mars Trip

Mars, the red planet, has always been considered the most likely place to be inhabited by man. That day may not be far off. Tho...

May 8 2013, 6:07am CDT

Evidence of Cannibalism at Jamestown Found

Evidence of Cannibalism at Jamestown Found

Cannibalism is not a topic that is usually discussed in civilized circles. The consumption of human meat by humans has always h...

May 2 2013, 8:48am CDT

HTC and Apple Settle Patent Dispute with 10 Year License Agreement

HTC and Apple Settle Patent Dispute with 10 Year License Agreement

One patent battle in the mobile space is off the table. Apple and HTC settle....

Nov 11 2012, 8:37am CST

Dish Network Settles with AMC Signaling the Return of The Walking Dead

Dish Network Settles with AMC Signaling the Return of The Walking Dead

The Walking Dead struts back onto Dish Network...

Oct 22 2012, 1:10pm CDT

Apple and Samsung enter Last Minute Settlement Talks

Apple and Samsung enter Last Minute Settlement Talks

Apple and Samsung are rumored to meet today to settle lawsuit....

Aug 20 2012, 9:13am CDT

Toshiba Isn't Happy about US Jury Verdict in Class-Action LCD Price-Fixing Suit

Toshiba Isn't Happy about US Jury Verdict in Class-Action LCD Price-Fixing Suit

Toshiba plans to appeal...

Jul 5 2012, 12:30pm CDT