American Civil Liberties Union lawsuit complains about TSA searches of phones and laptops

Full Article : BetaNews – The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has filed a lawsuit against the TSA, asking for details to be released about the policies governing searches carried out on phones and … Read more

BlackBerry sues Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram in messaging patent spat

Full Article : BetaNews – BlackBerry — yep, them — has filed a lawsuit against Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram, claiming that the companies infringed on patents relating to BlackBerry Messenger. This is not the … Read more

Uber and Waymo make surprise settlement over claims of stolen trade secrets

Full Article : BetaNews – Uber has agreed to a settlement with Google’s self-driving technology unit, Waymo, over claims that that the company stole trade secrets during the acquisition of Otto. Google’s parent company, … Read more

Google faces class action lawsuit for gathering personal data from millions of iPhone users

Full Article : BetaNews – A group going by the name Google You Owe Us is taking Google to court in the UK, complaining that the company harvested personal data from 5.4 million iPhone … Read more