Google hit with class-action gender pay lawsuit

Google faces a new lawsuit accusing it of gender-based pay discrimination. A lawyer representing three female former Google employees is seeking class action status for the claim.

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Apple claims more than 90 percent of ‘genuine’ Apple chargers sold on Amazon are fake

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Apple has filed suit against a company it accuses of falsely representing that its products are genuine Apple cables and adapters when they absolutely aren’t. Up to 90% of the “genuine” Apple cables and adapters sold on Amazon are estimated to be fake.

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China May Write New Rules for US Businesses Selling Tech to Banks


A group of organizations representing American businesses last week requested urgent discussion and dialog with China’s government. They expressed concern about the possible adoption of a policy to ensure that any Internet and information communications technology products Chinese banks purchase from companies outside of China are secure and controllable. The group sent a letter to the Chinese Communist Party Central Leading Group for Cyberspace Affairs, which reportedly is headed by China’s president, Xi Jinping.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/81665.html?rss=1

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Attorney Slams Google for Making Money Off Nude Celeb Pics


Google may be on the receiving end of a $100 million lawsuit from attorneys representing some of the celebrities whose nude photos were hacked from their iCloud accounts and subsequently posted online. Entertainment lawyer Martin Singer has sent a letter to Google’s top executives and its legal staff, accusing the company of ignoring a take-down request sent to it four weeks ago. The firm represents more than a dozen female celebrities, actresses, models and athletes whose photos were posted on various sites including YouTube and Blogspot.

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Mobile shopping to reach near $50B in 2014 as Apple, Inc. iPad retains 80 percent share of online orders

Apple continues to dominate as the platform of choice among mobile buyers, with iOS representing 54 percent of all phone orders and 80 percent of tablet transactions as the market approaches $50 billion this year.



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Apple settles e-book price fixing class action suit, dodges possible $840M in claims

In a court filing on Monday, an attorney representing the plaintiffs in a class action suit seeking damages from Apple’s e-book price fixing scheme informed federal Judge Denise Cote that the company has agreed to settle.



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Apple, others officially agree to $325M settlement in Silicon Valley wage fixing case

Nearly one month after reaching a preliminary agreement, attorneys representing thousands of Silicon Valley workers on Thursday officially asked that the federal court overseeing the case approve a settlement that will cost Apple, Google, Intel, and Adobe some $324.5 million for conspiring to suppress salary inflation.



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