EPIC contends that Facebook 'purposefully messed with people's minds' when it manipulated their news feeds to measure emotional responses
The unanimous ruling comes down strongly on the side of privacy rights
AT&T will pay about $50 billion for the satellite TV provider
Apple infringed a Samsung Electronics patent, the U.S. International Trade Commission said in a final judgment released Tuesday that bans import into the U.S. of certain AT&T iPhone and iPad models.
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has reached a settlement with HTC America over security holes in the company's smartphone and tablet software that left millions of users' personal information at risk.
More Americans read ebooks in the last year, with 23 percent of those ages 16 and over going digital, compared to 16 percent in the previous survey for the Pew Internet & American Life Project, which released its latest results on ebook readership Thursday.
Softbank will acquire a 70 percent stake in Sprint Nextel, with the boards of both companies agreeing to the deal, which will be announced Monday, according to CNBC.
A U.S. federal judge Friday ruled that Apple cannot seek an injunction against Motorola Mobility in its smartphone patents lawsuit.
Negotiations between LightSquared and its lenders remain "far apart," leaving the beleaguered would-be data carrier likely to file for bankruptcy.