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Google looks to head off U.S. antitrust lawsuit over Android

Google looks to head off U.S. antitrust lawsuit over Android

(Reuters) – Google will try to persuade a U.S. judge on Thursday to dismiss an antitrust lawsuit over its Android smartphone operating system, as the Internet search company faces increased regulatory pressure from European authorities. 00    Read More »

Blackberry Classic goes ‘back to company’s roots’

Blackberry has launched what it calls a “no-nonsense” smartphone, the Blackberry Classic. 00    Read More »

Rouble turmoil leads to Apple halting online sales in Russia

Rouble turmoil leads to Apple halting online sales in Russia

Technology giant Apple says it cannot sell products online in Russia because the rouble’s value is too volatile for it to set prices. 00    Read More »

Apple defeats $1bn court case alleging anti-competition

Apple defeats $1bn court case alleging anti-competition

(BBC) – Apple has been found not guilty of engaging in anti-competitive behaviour by a jury in California. 00    Read More »

Tech rivals join Microsoft in fight over US data demand

Tech rivals join Microsoft in fight over US data demand

(BBC) – Apple and eBay are among those supporting Microsoft’s stand against handing over data stored in Ireland to the US government. 00    Read More »

Google faces $18 million fine for web privacy violations: Dutch watchdog

Google faces $18 million fine for web privacy violations: Dutch watchdog

(Reuters) – Google (GOOGL.O) could be fined up 15 million euros ($18.6 million) if it does not stop violating the privacy of Internet users in the Netherlands, the Dutch data protection agency said on Monday. 00    Read More »

Google moves engineers out of Russia

Google moves engineers out of Russia

(BBC) – Tech giant Google has confirmed reports that it plans to move engineers out of its office in Russia. 00    Read More »

Historic Apple 1 computer sold at auction

Historic Apple 1 computer sold at auction

(BBC) – A fully operational Apple 1 computer has been sold at auction for $365,000 (£230,000). +10    Read More »

Change.org gets $25 million from big names

Change.org gets $25 million from big names

Change.org has raised $25 million from a group of big-name investors, including Bill Gates and Richard Branson, to help accelerate the online petition company’s rapid growth. 00    Read More »

PlayStation hit by hack attack

PlayStation hit by hack attack

(BBC) – A hacker group has claimed responsibility for attacking Sony’s online PlayStation store, which is down on Monday. 00    Read More »