1. News
    January 6th, 2013 by Jay Alabaster, IDG News Service
    Internet piracy group leader sentenced to five years in prison

    The leader of a US online piracy group that covertly recorded movies showing in theaters and offered them online has been sentenced to five years...

  2. News
    December 29th, 2012 by James Niccolai
    Chip maker Marvell battles patent case, hit by $1.17 billion fine

    A jury in Pennsylvania has ordered chip maker Marvell Technology to pay US$1.17 billion for patent infringement in one of the largest awards of its...

  3. News
    December 27th, 2012 by Jay Alabaster, IDG News Service
    Instagram faces US class action lawsuit over updated terms of service

    A class action lawsuit has been filed against Instagram over the company’s controversial update to its terms of service last week. The civil...

  4. News
    December 24th, 2012 by Martyn Williams
    Apple appeals denial of sales ban on Samsung phones

    Apple has appealed a judge’s decision not to ban from sale in the US 26 Samsung mobile phones that were found to infringe on its patents. A...

  5. News
    November 13th, 2012 by Macworld Australia Staff
    New Zealand to host Kim Dotcom’s website relaunch

    Former Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom’s website relaunch has taken a hit with Gabon’s government rejecting his Me.ga website domain. Dotcom...

  6. News
    November 13th, 2012 by David Price
    Apple hit with Samsung’s UK legal costs after ‘false and misleading’ apology

    Apple has been ordered to pay the legal costs of mobile tech rival Samsung on an “indemnity basis”, after the UK Court of Appeal decided...

  7. News
    November 7th, 2012 by Martyn Williams
    Wisconsin judge dismisses Apple v. Motorola patent case

    A highly anticipated patent infringement case between Apple and Motorola Mobility was dismissed by a Wisconsin district court earlier this week, hours...

  8. News
    November 6th, 2012 by Ashleigh Allsopp
    Apple sued over bargain price bungle in New Zealand

    A man from New Zealand is challenging Apple over an online deal that he claims the company unfairly backed out on. Adam Crouchley, an online marketing...

  9. News
    October 17th, 2012 by Daniel Ionescu, Macworld
    Pirates buy more music than legal downloaders, study shows

    Here is a not-so-far-fetched irony. Music pirates that pilfer and plunder music from file-sharing websites actually buy 30 percent more tracks than...

  10. News
    September 20th, 2012 by Macworld Australia Staff
    Samung’s banned court exhibit compares Apple’s damages fee to Mars rover and Golden Gate Bridge

    An exhibit compiled by Samsung and excluded from proceedings in the Apple v Samsung patent trial has been posted online, showing a graph that attempts...

  11. News
    September 16th, 2012 by Sarah Jacobsson Purewal
    US Congress set to tighten email privacy law

    A bill that will require law enforcement to obtain a warrant before accessing private online communications such as email or social networking interactions...

  12. News
    September 3rd, 2012 by Macworld Australia Staff
    Apple adds Samsung Galaxy SIII, Galaxy Note to list of complaints in new patent war

    The Apple v Samsung patent battle looks set to continue as Apple is now asking the US District Court to add two versions of Samsung’s Galaxy...

  13. News
    September 1st, 2012 by Stephen Lawson
    Apple-Samsung case not over but won’t delay next iPhone, analysts

    The legal battle between Apple and Samsung Electronics may continue for another year or more despite a jury verdict that appeared to hand the iPhone...

  14. News
    September 1st, 2012 by Jay Alabaster, IDG News Service
    Tokyo court: Samsung didn’t violate Apple patent in Japan

    A Tokyo court ruled Friday that Samsung did not infringe an Apple patent in a locally filed lawsuit, a minor victory for Samsung in the Apple v Samsung...

  15. News
    August 24th, 2012 by Karen Haslam
    Canberra man accused of trespassing after using Find My iPad to track down stolen iPad

    A man who tracked down his stolen iPad using Find My iPad and a GPS device has been accused of  unlawful amateur sleuthing. Alden Harder, who lives...

  16. News
    August 20th, 2012 by Ian Paul
    Will Kim Dotcom relaunch Megaupload?

    The founder of the Megaupload file-sharing and storage site, shut down in January on piracy claims, has hinted on Twitter that the popular service...

  17. News
    August 12th, 2012 by Karen Haslam
    Apple v Samsung patent trial reveals iPhone, iPad US sales figures

    Apple has been forced to hand over confidential sales data relating to iPad, iPhone and iPod touch sales in the US in the Apple v Samsung case....

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