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Nintendo Switch Getting Sued Over Controller

Nintendoes well! Since it’s release in March, the Nintendo Switch has been the best-selling console so far this year. Easily blowing the PS4 or X-Box figures out the ...

August 12, 2017 at 12:29 pm by
Honolulu Bans Smartphones for Pedestrians

Honolulu Bans Smartphone Use for Pedestrians

Honolulu just became the first major U.S. city to ban the use of smartphone for pedestrians. The legislation specifically imposes a smartphone ban on crosswalks starting in ...

July 30, 2017 at 10:09 pm by

Government Drafts Law for Real-Time Internet Monitoring

In proposed changes to the investigatory powers law, the government want to directly spy on your internet usage in real-time; without you knowing! Online privacy is a ...

May 7, 2017 at 7:40 pm by

China Make Online News Regulations Tighter

The Chinese Government has announced new regulations which will place further sanctions and restrictions on its online news content. Any organisation wishing to publish news ...

May 3, 2017 at 6:05 pm by
Russian Man Sentenced to 3.5 Years in Prison for Playing Pokemon Go in Church

Sentenced to 3.5 Years in Prison for Playing Pokemon Go in Church

Russian video blogger Ruslan Sokolovsky was detained last fall after officials saw the video of him playing Pokemon Go inside an Orthodox church, citing religious hatred. ...

May 1, 2017 at 6:10 pm by

Time Travel Deemed Mathematically Possible (Flux Capacitor is Not Required)

Mathematicians have calculated that time travel is possible, however before you start your plans to stop yourself buying ‘No Mans Sky’, there is a catch. Ben ...

April 30, 2017 at 4:17 pm by
Fitbit Used by Police to Solve Murder Case

Fitbit Used by Police to Solve Murder Case

Police from the US state of Connecticut have charged Richard Dabate of murder after information has surfaced that contradicts his story from the victim’s FitBit. The ...

April 26, 2017 at 10:30 am by
Ohio Prison Inmates Build PC and Hid It In Ceiling

Ohio Prison Inmates Secretly Built PC and Hid It In Ceiling

The Ohio Inspector General’s Office has recently published a report that reveals an incident in 2015 inside Marion Correctional Facility involving prison inmates that ...

April 12, 2017 at 8:00 pm by
Amazon to Refund $70M in Unauthorized App Purchases Made by Kids

Amazon to Refund $70M in Unauthorized App Purchases Made by Kids

Amazon has finally agreed to reimburse parents of children who made unauthorized app purchases from their store that occurred within the period of November 2011 through May ...

April 5, 2017 at 8:03 pm by
Console Makers Lobbying Against Right-to-Repair Legislation

Console Makers Lobbying Against Right-to-Repair Bill

It appears that Apple is not the only company that is unhappy with the recent Right-to-repair bill being introduced in several American states. The trade organization ...

February 27, 2017 at 5:05 pm by

97 Tech Firms File Brief Challenging Trump’s Immigration Ban

Over the past week, President Trump has been facing intense backlash from the tech industry over his controversial executive order halting immigration from 7 countries. ...

February 7, 2017 at 6:50 pm by
Overwatch Bans Cheaters

Blizzard Bans 10,000 Overwatch Cheaters

Blizzard is starting the new year by banning a whole lot of hackers on Overwatch caught using aimbots. More than 10,000 cheaters have been kicked off by Blizzard Korea ...

January 15, 2017 at 4:00 pm by

UK Snoopers Charter Legal Challenge Successfully Crowdfunded

Mere hours after being launched, a crowdfunding campaign to fund legal action against the UK Government over its newly introduced Investigatory Powers Act – derisively known ...

January 10, 2017 at 5:01 pm by

Hack & Aimbot Creators in South Korea Could Face 5-Years in Jail

If you’re a PC gamer, then you’re more than likely familiar with the scourge of aimbots and hackers that have been a part of countless competitive multiplayer ...

December 7, 2016 at 12:00 pm by

Reddit Could Be Banned under New UK Censorship Law

Last week, the UK Government unveiled its Digital Economy Bill which, if passed into law, would heavily restrict the ability of internet users to access “adult content,” a ...

November 24, 2016 at 9:00 pm by