2 tech workers replaced by immigrants sue Disney

Disney and two outsourcing companies abused immigration law by colluding to bring in foreign workers to replace Americans, according to lawsuits from two tech workers.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/01/26/2-tech-workers-replaced-by-immigrants-sue-disney.html

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Google Translate 'technical error' labels Russia as evil kingdom of 'Mordor'

Russia is home to the Lord of the Rings’ fiery, evil kingdom of Mordor, and its foreign minister is a “sad little horse,” according to a Google Translate “technical error” that left the search giant scrambling.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/01/06/google-translate-technical-error-labels-russia-as-evil-kingdom-mordor.html

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Apple to open two Apple Stores in United Arab Emirates after exemption from ownership laws

The United Arab Emirates is reportedly granting Apple an exemption from foreign ownership laws, allowing it to retain full control of planned operations in the country — including two new Apple Stores.

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Apple removes Cuba from restricted country trade list following changes by US government

Apple has removed Cuba from its restricted country list for foreign trade, reflecting the fact that some of its hardware and software are now legally eligible to be exported to the Caribbean country.



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Businesses Seek Liability Protection for Cybersecurity Disclosures


“No foreign nation, no hacker, should be able to shut down our networks, steal our trade secrets, or invade the privacy of American families,” President Barack Obama told the U.S. Congress during the State of the Union Address last week. However, hunting down the perpetrators of cyberattacks that compromise national security or disrupt commerce is only going to get more difficult in the future, as the president noted a week earlier during a visit to the National Cybersecurity Communications Integration Center.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/81644.html?rss=1

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US government asserts unilateral right to access private data, even if it’s stored outside the US

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The US government is attempting to pry data out of Microsoft regarding a foreign national by claiming that it has a unilateral right to access information because Microsoft is a US company. Will such tactics fly in the post-Snowden era?

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/186302-us-government-asserts-unilateral-right-to-access-private-data-even-if-its-stored-outside-the-us

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