Tag Archives: Antitrust

Apple hit with antitrust lawsuit over e-book pricing

The US Department of Justice has today (Wednesday) filed an antitrust lawsuit against Apple regarding the pricing of e-books in its App Store. The lawsuit is focused around Apple’s pricing policy, known as the agency model, that Apple operates when it comes to selling you e-books. When it comes to buying physical books, publishers will set a wholesale…

Is your iPhone 4 secretly recording your location?

The Guardian, one of the UK’s newspapers, has interviewed some expert researchers regarding iPhone privacy concerns. The interview unearthed some unnerving evidence. As part of your sync, each time you plug in your iOS 4 loaded iDevice a secret file containing your location data is backed up on your computer. “The file contains the latitude and…