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Product warranties cost Apple $264k fine in Italy

Over in Italy, Apple has just been hit with another fine from Italian authorities. Last year, Apple had to pay $1.2 million because of “failure to comply” with laws that effected the AppleCare warranties. According to the report, Apple did change the policies to conform with the laws, however because of the time it took to do so, it was still infringing…

Italian Apple stores may be shut over warranty row

Apple are again facing problems in Italy over product warranties. Last year, Apple were fined 900,000 euros for not telling Italian customers about the free two year warranty that all Italian electronic devices come with. Instead, Apple had been encouraging customers to buy their own warranty package, Apple Care. Apple Care is free for one year, but can…