IBM shareholder sues firm over NSA “links” and China risk
13 Dec 2013, 3:59 am
IBM was one of the first big U.S. tech firms to pay the price for the NSA scandal – although nobody has ever proven a link between the company and the agency, IBM joined Cisco in seeing a sudden collapse in Chinese sales after the Snowden […]
Gmail users now will actually get and see the images in their messages without all that tiresome clicking. But third-party marketers may not be so cheery.
Watch: '12 Years a Slave' Star Chiwetel Ejiofor's New 12-Minute Short Film
While a lot of attention has been paid to Chiwetel Ejiofor's formidable chops as an actor thanks to his bravura lead turn in Steve McQueen's "12 Years a Slave," now it's time to meet Ejiofor, the filmmaker.
In the latest in a series of short feature collaborations between London's Young Vic and th
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The foundation of this "Third Golden Age of Television" is often credited to "The Sopranos," "The Wire," "The Shield" and "Mad Men," but arguably as influential was the 2004 version of "Battlestar Galactica," reimagined by Ronald Moore and Dave Eick, which aired on Sci-Fi (as it was then called). "B
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Toyota looks to settle sudden-acceleration lawsuits
The automaker enters negotiations to settle hundreds of cases of sudden acceleration. The move follows a big loss in an Oklahoma suit.Toyota Motor Corp. has opened talks to settle hundreds of state and federal lawsuits alleging that defects caused its vehicles to accelerate suddenly and crash, resul
The workforce reduction, part of a companywide restructuring, will affect those in Boeing's R&D unit in Long Beach, Seal Beach, Huntington Beach and El Segundo.Aerospace giant Boeing Co. announced that it would reduce its workforce in Southern California by 200 to 300 people who are part of its
The Los Angeles Register, which is expected to launch next year, would be a stand-alone newspaper separate from Freedom's Orange County Register.Freedom Communications Inc., the owner of the Orange County Register, is crossing the northern border once again, this time to launch the Los Angeles Regis
A split commission opens a public comment period on the proposal to end a 22-year-old ban on passenger cellphone calls on flights.The Federal Communications Commission took a key step toward allowing cellphone calls on planes, but other government officials don't expect travelers will be chatting fr
South African Pirate Bay User Arrested for Sharing “High Profile Local Movie”
Authorities in South Africa have made their first ever arrest of an online movie pirate. The individual, said to have been identified by a hacker employed by an anti-piracy company, is reported to have uploaded a "high profile" local movie to The Pirate Bay. But with the anti-piracy outfit currently
The Pirate Bay was forced to switch domains earlier this week but today the torrent site reached its final destination for now. A few moments ago TPB landed in Peru with words of caution for its adversaries. Speaking with TorrentFreak, a Pirate Bay spokesman said a new system currently under develop
To address the rights of victimized copyright holders, the U.S. Government has recently obtained a secret court order. The sealed order allows it to share Megaupload evidence with industry trade groups who may want to take legal action. At the same time, however, the Government refuses to assist fo
Google has removed several torrent search extensions from the Chrome Web Store because they could enable "unauthorized access" to copyrighted content. The decision, which may have come after pressure from the entertainment industry, is a peculiar one since the extensions are no more infringing than