LinkedIn loses appeal in suit against data scraping startup

[ad_1] A federal appeals court has affirmed the right of a startup company to scrape people’s profiles on networking service LinkedIn for data. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in Michigan upheld a previous ruling Monday siding with hiQ Labs, a San Francisco company that analyzes workforce data scraped from public profiles. […]

Activist loses UK court case on police facial recognition

[ad_1] In this Wednesday, March 28, 2012 file photo, a surveillance camera is seen by the Olympic Stadium at the Olympic Park in London. A British court has ruled that a police force’s trial of automated facial recognition technology is lawful, dealing a blow to activists concerned about its implications for privacy. The court said […]

'Uncharted' movie loses its director, again

[ad_1] While Trachtenberg — who recently directed the pilot episode of Amazon’s super hero sendup The Boys — is out on Uncharted, Sony has added to some talent to the project. PlayStation Productions, the media company set up by Sony last year, is now on board with the film, per Deadline. Assuming Uncharted eventually make […]

Apple loses more ground in smartphone market

[ad_1] Apple has been striving to wean itself off its reliance on iPhone sales with a focus on services, digital content and related gadgets Apple lost more ground in the shrinking smartphone market last quarter, with a sales tracker saying the tech giant was pushed off the top-three seller list by a Chinese rival. Apple […]