ITworld Legal http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/42/all en Some are twisting the facts in requests to be forgotten, Google says http://www.itworld.com/legal/429593/some-are-twisting-facts-requests-be-forgotten-google-says Some of those seeking to scrub their histories from the Web under Europe&#039;s &quot;right to be forgotten&quot; rule are being economical with the truth when making their requests, Google said Thursday.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/legal/429593/some-are-twisting-facts-requests-be-forgotten-google-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/legal/429593/some-are-twisting-facts-requests-be-forgotten-google-says#comments Internet Legal Networking On-demand Software Security News Fri, 01 Aug 2014 00:07:09 +0000 IDGNS staff 429593 at http://www.itworld.com Judge rules against Microsoft in email privacy case http://www.itworld.com/government/429574/judge-rules-against-microsoft-email-privacy-case A U.S. district court judge has ruled against Microsoft in the company&#039;s effort to oppose a U.S. government search warrant for emails stored in Ireland.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/government/429574/judge-rules-against-microsoft-email-privacy-case" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/government/429574/judge-rules-against-microsoft-email-privacy-case#comments Government Internet IT Management Legal Networking On-demand Software Security Unified Communications News Thu, 31 Jul 2014 20:03:14 +0000 IDGNS staff 429574 at http://www.itworld.com Report: CIA improperly accessed Senate computers http://www.itworld.com/legal/429545/report-cia-improperly-accessed-senate-computers An internal CIA investigation has determined its employees improperly accessed computers used by the Senate Intelligence Committee while it was working on a report about the agency&#039;s post-9/11 detention and interrogation program, according to a report by McClatchy.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/legal/429545/report-cia-improperly-accessed-senate-computers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/legal/429545/report-cia-improperly-accessed-senate-computers#comments Government IT Management Legal News Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:02:14 +0000 IDGNS staff 429545 at http://www.itworld.com EC stepping up antitrust inquiry into Google, Android http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429441/ec-stepping-antitrust-inquiry-google-android The European Commission is stepping up its inquiry into Google&#039;s alleged anti-competitive behavior in the market for mobile software, making a formal investigation into the company&#039;s Android business more likely, according to a report.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429441/ec-stepping-antitrust-inquiry-google-android" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429441/ec-stepping-antitrust-inquiry-google-android#comments IT Management Legal News Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:56:29 +0000 IDGNS staff 429441 at http://www.itworld.com Countries don't own their Internet domains, ICANN says http://www.itworld.com/internet/429357/countries-dont-own-their-internet-domains-icann-says The Internet domain name for a country doesn&#039;t belong to that country -- nor to anyone, according to ICANN.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/internet/429357/countries-dont-own-their-internet-domains-icann-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/internet/429357/countries-dont-own-their-internet-domains-icann-says#comments Government Internet IT Management Legal News Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:15:31 +0000 IDGNS staff 429357 at http://www.itworld.com Infor wins appeal of long-running patent lawsuit http://www.itworld.com/software/429314/infor-wins-appeal-long-running-patent-lawsuit A U.S. appeals court has dismissed a long-running patent infringement lawsuit lodged against Lawson Software by ePlus.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/429314/infor-wins-appeal-long-running-patent-lawsuit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/429314/infor-wins-appeal-long-running-patent-lawsuit#comments IT Management Legal Software News Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:21:31 +0000 IDGNS staff 429314 at http://www.itworld.com 'Right to be forgotten' ruling is unworkable and misguided, UK Lords say http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429302/right-be-forgotten-ruling-unworkable-and-misguided-uk-lords-say The EU court ruling that gives people the &quot;right to be forgotten&quot; by search engines is misguided in principle and unworkable in practice, said a U.K. House of Lords subcommittee Wednesday.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429302/right-be-forgotten-ruling-unworkable-and-misguided-uk-lords-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429302/right-be-forgotten-ruling-unworkable-and-misguided-uk-lords-say#comments IT Management Legal Security News Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:08:17 +0000 IDGNS staff 429302 at http://www.itworld.com Ford and GM sued for millions over CD-ripping tech in cars http://www.itworld.com/legal/429193/ford-and-gm-sued-millions-over-cd-ripping-tech-cars The Alliance of Artists and Recording Companies is suing Ford and General Motors for violating copyrights with the CD-ripping capability of their cars. The lawsuit calls for punitive damages equal to $2,500 per CD-R player installed. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/legal/429193/ford-and-gm-sued-millions-over-cd-ripping-tech-cars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/legal/429193/ford-and-gm-sued-millions-over-cd-ripping-tech-cars#comments Hardware Legal Mobile & Wireless Networking Personal Tech News copyright Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16:09:09 +0000 IDGNS staff 429193 at http://www.itworld.com Chinese officials seize Microsoft PCs, emails, financial info in antitrust probe http://www.itworld.com/windows/429181/chinese-officials-seize-microsoft-pcs-emails-financial-info-antitrust-probe State-run media ratchets up the rhetoric after sudden swoops into Microsoft offices Monday. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/windows/429181/chinese-officials-seize-microsoft-pcs-emails-financial-info-antitrust-probe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/windows/429181/chinese-officials-seize-microsoft-pcs-emails-financial-info-antitrust-probe#comments Government IT Management Legal Operating Systems Software Windows News China Microsoft Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:26:16 +0000 IDGNS staff 429181 at http://www.itworld.com Microsoft faces anti-monopoly probe in China over Windows, Office http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429069/microsoft-faces-anti-monopoly-probe-china-over-windows-office China has opened an anti-monopoly probe into Microsoft over problems arising from its Windows and Office software, a government regulator said on Tuesday, a day after it conducted surprise raids of the company&#039;s offices in the country.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429069/microsoft-faces-anti-monopoly-probe-china-over-windows-office" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429069/microsoft-faces-anti-monopoly-probe-china-over-windows-office#comments Government IT Management Legal News Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:51:26 +0000 IDGNS staff 429069 at http://www.itworld.com Rimini Street keeps growing despite specter of Oracle lawsuit http://www.itworld.com/software/428994/rimini-street-keeps-growing-despite-specter-oracle-lawsuit Rimini Street is continuing to rapidly grow revenue for its third-party software support business despite its ongoing litigation with Oracle.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/428994/rimini-street-keeps-growing-despite-specter-oracle-lawsuit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/428994/rimini-street-keeps-growing-despite-specter-oracle-lawsuit#comments IT Management Legal Software News Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:29:47 +0000 IDGNS staff 428994 at http://www.itworld.com Chinese regulators target Microsoft for office visits http://www.itworld.com/windows/428970/chinese-regulators-target-microsoft-office-visits Officials today from the China government appeared at four Microsoft offices, but the purpose of the visits was unclear. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/windows/428970/chinese-regulators-target-microsoft-office-visits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/windows/428970/chinese-regulators-target-microsoft-office-visits#comments IT Management Legal Operating Systems Software Windows News China Microsoft Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:17:42 +0000 IDGNS staff 428970 at http://www.itworld.com Oracle's new in-memory database option could spark unanticipated costs, expert warns http://www.itworld.com/software/428765/oracles-new-memory-database-option-could-spark-unanticipated-costs-expert-warns Oracle database shops that have or are planning to download the latest version of 12c take warning: The vendor&#039;s newly launched, much-hyped in-memory processing database option is turned on by default, according to one expert.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/428765/oracles-new-memory-database-option-could-spark-unanticipated-costs-expert-warns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/428765/oracles-new-memory-database-option-could-spark-unanticipated-costs-expert-warns#comments IT Management Legal Software News Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:25:28 +0000 IDGNS staff 428765 at http://www.itworld.com Phone unlocking bill clears US House, next step is president's signature http://www.itworld.com/legal/428762/phone-unlocking-bill-clears-us-house-next-step-presidents-signature A bill that allows consumers to unlock their cellphones for use on other carriers passed its last hurdle in Congress on Friday, opening the way for it to become law once it is signed by President Barack Obama.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/legal/428762/phone-unlocking-bill-clears-us-house-next-step-presidents-signature" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/legal/428762/phone-unlocking-bill-clears-us-house-next-step-presidents-signature#comments Legal Networking Unified Communications News Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:49:13 +0000 IDGNS staff 428762 at http://www.itworld.com Bose sues Beats over headphone patents http://www.itworld.com/428759/bose-sues-beats-over-headphone-patents Headphone maker Bose has launched a patent-infringement lawsuit against rival Beats Electronics, which Apple recently agreed to acquire in a US$3 billion deal.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/428759/bose-sues-beats-over-headphone-patents" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/428759/bose-sues-beats-over-headphone-patents#comments IT Management Legal News Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:55:14 +0000 IDGNS staff 428759 at http://www.itworld.com