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Facebook Apologizes For Manipulating Users For Behavioral Study

Facebook Apologizes For Manipulating Users For Behavioral Study

Earlier this year, the social network giant Facebook released the results of a behavioral study dating back to 2011. The study used a sample of users—roughly a million out of a billion ...
PayPal and eBay To Split Into Separate Companies

PayPal and eBay To Split Into Separate Companies

Photo Credit: dePasse Jones Entertainment Days ago, eBay announced that it would be splitting its eBay-PayPal tandem into separate companies. By splitting the company, eBay seeks to ...
AT&T Sweetens The Pot With U-Verse Deal For Customers Looking To Ditch Cable

AT&T Sweetens The Pot With U-Verse Deal For Customers Looking To Ditch Cable

Leaving cable television behind and going internet only is becoming a regular occurrence with higher speeds and growing dissatisfaction with package plans. Now AT&T is joining ...
Twitpic To Be Acquired By Unknown Buyer, Will Remain Open

Twitpic To Be Acquired By Unknown Buyer, Will Remain Open

Two weeks ago it was reported that Twitpic would be closing down due to a legal threat for the popular social network Twitter. Now Twitpic has stated that it won’t close down, but ...
Yelp To Make COPPA Compliant Changes to Policy and Pay $450K Settlement

Yelp To Make COPPA Compliant Changes to Policy and Pay $450K Settlement

The Federal Trade Commission has been on a warpath this summer when comes to dealing with technology companies. Even more specific is dealing with companies who allow kids to slip ...
FTC Gives More Power To Customers When It Comes To Late Shipping From Online Retailers

FTC Gives More Power To Customers When It Comes To Late Shipping From Online Retailers

If you tend to order online from a site as opposed to from a merchant on said site, you may have run into situations where something that should be delivered in a few days to a week ...
iHeartRadio Parent Company Clear Channel Becomes iHeartMedia

iHeartRadio Parent Company Clear Channel Becomes iHeartMedia

Perhaps in a bid to distance itself from the less than favorable reputation it has gained over the years with the on air personalities it promotes, other affiliations, and from scooping ...
Apple, Google, Intel, and Adobe Stick To Their Guns In No Poach Case

Apple, Google, Intel, and Adobe Stick To Their Guns In No Poach Case

Long standing legal suits are commonplace among large tech companies. Normally it’s company against company or multiple entities against multiple entities. In the case of Apple, ...
Labor Violations In China Prove To Be A Problem For Apple

Labor Violations In China Prove To Be A Problem For Apple Supplier

For a good portion of the year, China has proven to be a large problem for large technology companies. If it wasn’t regulatory issues it was rumor and concern of government secrets. ...
Amazon To Compete With Google and Facebook in Ad Revenue Arena

“Amazon Sponsored Links” To Compete With Google and Facebook in Ad Revenue Arena

Google is the most dominant companies when it comes to collecting data and spinning that into effective ads. Amazon is looking to wet its beak in the ad game and in a way, it is taking ...