Electronics store RadioShack files for bankruptcy for second time in 2 years

Troubled electronics retailer RadioShack has filed for bankruptcy for the second time in just over two years.

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FTC sides with Apple, other parties concerned with privacy of RadioShack customer data

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has intervened in the bankruptcy court dispute over the sale of RadioShack customer data, spelling out conditions it feels are needed to protect personal privacy.

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Amazon looking to buy some RadioShack stores to establish retail presence – report

Following the news that tech retailer RadioShack has filed for bankruptcy, a new report claims that online megastore Amazon has expressed interest in buying some of the company’s brick-and-mortar locations.

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GT Advanced seeks approval for executive bonuses amid bankruptcy

After filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in October, former Apple sapphire supply partner GT Advanced is now seeking approval to mete out millions of dollars in executive bonuses as part of an employee retention program.

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Judge in GT Advanced bankruptcy case skeptical about need for secrecy

At a hearing on Wednesday, U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge Henry Boroff said he sees little in the way of sensitive trade secrets that would preclude the court from making the terms of Apple’s deal with sapphire maker GT Advanced Technologies public.

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Apple asks court to seal objections against GT Advanced bankruptcy

Apple on Tuesday entered a motion with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Hampshire requesting to seal objections made in regard to partner sapphire maker GT Advanced Technologies’ Chapter 11 protection filing.

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Apple's supplier contracts include $50M penalty for leaking future product info

Details from Apple’s supplier non-disclosure agreements are beginning to leak thanks to the bankruptcy proceedings of GT Advanced Technologies, with the sapphire maker arguing that even more should be published so creditors and shareholders can see the full story behind its fall from grace.

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Apple sapphire partner GT Advanced asks bankruptcy court to keep confidential documents secret

As it makes its way through the bankruptcy process, GT Advanced Technologies is hoping to keep as much of the proceedings out of the public eye as it can, asking the court for a private hearing, and also to keep confidential documents sealed.

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Apple tried to help GT Advanced qualify for final $139M payment, report says

Prior to GT Advanced Technologies’ bankruptcy filing earlier this week, Apple reportedly attempted to assist the firm in meeting certain technical milestones that would allow continued payment as part of a conditional $578 million deal.

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GT Advanced bankruptcy will not affect Apple Watch production, but brings iPhone into question

According to one well-connected analyst, GT Advanced Technologies’ filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection raises doubts as to whether sapphire will be used as a protective cover for a next-generation iPhone, as the tech giant is unlikely to source the material from another supplier.

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