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Technology Apple trial continues, without a plaintiff for now Apple trial continues, without a plaintiff for now
In an unusual legal twist, a federal judge decided Monday that a billion-dollar, class-action lawsuit over Apple's iPods should continue, even though she also disqualified the last remaining plaintiff named in a case that has been on trial since last week.
Technology Mobile apps still collect information on kids Mobile apps still collect information on kids
A landmark 2013 law aimed at protecting the privacy of America's youngest mobile consumers hasn't stopped app developers from collecting vast amounts of data, including a person's location and even recordings of their voice.
Technology Amazon selling its own diapers, baby wipes Amazon selling its own diapers, baby wipes
Amazon is launching its own line of diapers and baby wipes exclusively for its Prime members to get more shoppers to sign up for the $99 annual program.
Technology Beacons pop up in stores ahead of holidays Beacons pop up in stores ahead of holidays
From American Eagle to Apple Stores, beacons are popping up everywhere. Are they a shopper's best friend or another pesky Big Brother monitoring our every move?
Technology FBI looking into hack of Sony Pictures' computers FBI looking into hack of Sony Pictures' computers
The FBI has confirmed it is investigating a recent hacking attack at Sony Pictures Entertainment, which caused major internal computer problems at the film studio last week.
Technology Jurors to hear Steve Jobs testimony at Apple trial Jurors to hear Steve Jobs testimony at Apple trial
After nearly a decade in legal wrangling, a billion-dollar class-action lawsuit over Apple's iPod music players heads to trial on Tuesday in a California federal court. A key witness will be none other than the company's legendary late founder Steve Jobs.