Facebook’s plan to crack down on porn: Call in the Red Team

Dick pics might help the tech giant build better algorithms.

Michael Waters • July 28, 2020

Did you know you can patent the shape of a food?

Yes, you can patent a shape.

Michael Waters • July 24, 2020

Amazon’s new task force is dedicated to busting counterfeits

A group of prosecutors and analysts are trying to solve the tech giant’s biggest headache.

Michael Waters • June 26, 2020

Politicians, police, and… Panera: Geofencing is taking over

Your location data has a little something for everyone.

Michael Waters • June 17, 2020

The Supreme Court hands a major victory to LGBTQ workers

The justices said a major federal civil-rights law covers discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity.

Nick DeSantis • June 16, 2020

Netflix is beating the US military in the ‘Space Force’ trademark race

In Europe, Mexico, and Australia, Netflix now owns legal rights to the name.

Michael Waters • June 10, 2020

Holy Hua-camole: The US is pursuing criminal charges against Huawei

The DoJ unsealed 2 separate court cases against Huawei and revealed that it is pursuing criminal charges against the mobile giant.

Wes Schlagenhauf • January 30, 2019

PG&E shares fell 50% yesterday after the utility announced it will file for bankruptcy

PG&E filed for bankruptcy after being held liable for a series of devastating California wildfires, causing a 50% drop in stock value yesterday.

Conor Grant • January 15, 2019

The Weather Channel is stuck in a location data lawsuit, and the forecast looks bad

The LA city attorney is suing the Weather Channel app for misleading users and selling their data.

Conor Grant • January 7, 2019

Josh Browder’s DoNotPay lets users ‘swipe right’ on court settlements and sue for $25k

Josh Browder, a 4th-generation boat-rocker, expanded his legal services app DoNotPay to help normal people file lawsuits without expensive legal fees.

Lindsey Quinn • October 17, 2018

Life’s a breach: Facebook admits 50m+ user data breach after a week of defections

As Zuckerberg struggles with a worsening public image thanks to high-profile employee defections, the company announced a 50m user data breach.

Conor Grant • October 1, 2018

23andMe files a patent infringement lawsuit to chop down Ancestry’s family tree

As the DNA kit market takes off, 23andMe sues Ancestry in an attempt to take down the market leader.

Conor Grant • May 31, 2018

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