ITworld Legal http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/42/all en Steve Jobs' character becomes issue in Silicon Valley no-hiring case http://www.itworld.com/internet/415286/steve-jobs-character-becomes-issue-silicon-valley-no-hiring-case Tech workers suing over an alleged no-poaching agreement among Silicon Valley firms are fighting an attempt by defendants to ban evidence that might portray Steve Jobs as a bad guy.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/internet/415286/steve-jobs-character-becomes-issue-silicon-valley-no-hiring-case" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/internet/415286/steve-jobs-character-becomes-issue-silicon-valley-no-hiring-case#comments Internet IT Management Legal Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:44:35 +0000 IDGNS staff 415286 at http://www.itworld.com Google lawsuit against Rockstar to stay in California http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415180/google-lawsuit-against-rockstar-stay-california A Google complaint against Apple-backed patent consortium Rockstar will stay in a California court rather than be moved to Texas where Rockstar already has patent lawsuits against Google&#039;s Android partners, the California court ordered Thursday.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415180/google-lawsuit-against-rockstar-stay-california" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415180/google-lawsuit-against-rockstar-stay-california#comments IT Management Legal News Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:51:59 +0000 IDGNS staff 415180 at http://www.itworld.com Music labels sue Pandora over pre-1972 recordings http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415155/music-labels-sue-pandora-over-pre-1972-recordings Five music labels have filed a lawsuit against streaming music service Pandora Music, saying the company is violating state law by refusing to pay labels and artists for its use of recordings made before 1972.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415155/music-labels-sue-pandora-over-pre-1972-recordings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415155/music-labels-sue-pandora-over-pre-1972-recordings#comments Internet IT Management Legal Networking On-demand Software Personal Tech News Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:53:30 +0000 IDGNS staff 415155 at http://www.itworld.com Report: Oracle pushes back against Oregon officials over troubled health care site http://www.itworld.com/software/415099/report-oracle-pushes-back-against-oregon-officials-over-troubled-health-care-site Oracle is gearing up for a fight with officials in Oregon over its role developing an expensive health insurance exchange website that still isn&#039;t fully operational.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/415099/report-oracle-pushes-back-against-oregon-officials-over-troubled-health-care-site" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/415099/report-oracle-pushes-back-against-oregon-officials-over-troubled-health-care-site#comments IT Management Legal Software News Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:24:09 +0000 IDGNS staff 415099 at http://www.itworld.com Court rejects Lavabit appeal, cites improper procedural handling http://www.itworld.com/security/415014/court-rejects-lavabit-appeal-cites-improper-procedural-handling A U.S. federal court has affirmed contempt charges against Lavabit, rejecting an attempt by company attorneys to argue new issues on appeal.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/415014/court-rejects-lavabit-appeal-cites-improper-procedural-handling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/415014/court-rejects-lavabit-appeal-cites-improper-procedural-handling#comments IT Management Legal Security News Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:51:14 +0000 IDGNS staff 415014 at http://www.itworld.com Exposing the source: 13 pieces of classic software whose code is now accessible http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/148949/exposing-source-13-pieces-classic-software-whose-code-now-accessible-414956 <!--paging_filter--><p>The source code behind proprietary software doesn’t always remain hidden forever. Here are a baker’s dozen examples where the code behind well-known applications has come to light</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/148949/exposing-source-13-pieces-classic-software-whose-code-now-accessible-414956" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Cloud Computing Development Government Internet IT Management Legal Mobile & Wireless Operating Systems Software Windows 86-DOS A Programming Language Adobe AGC APL APL\360 apollo apollo 11 Apollo Guidance Computer Apple Apple DOS Apple II assembly Bravo California Charles Simonyi code coding Computer History Museum computers Cupertino cybercuture display DOS Duke Nukem first person shooter FPS gaming Harvard history IBM IBM System 360 id Software Image Pro Internet IOS J John Carmack John Knoll Ken Iverson MacPai Mathematica Matlab memory Microsoft Microsoft Windows MIT MIT Instrumentation Lab moon MS-DOS museum NASA open source Pascal Paul Laughton PC-DOS Photoshop programming proprietary punch cards Quake rope memory Seattle Computer Products shareware Shepardson Microsystems software software development software programming space Spear of Destiny Steam Steve Wozniak technology Thomas Knoll University of Michigan Visual Light and Magic Windows Wolfenstein Wolfenstein 3D word Word for Windows WordPerfect WYSIWYG x86 Xerox Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000 kgerich 414956 at http://www.itworld.com Some customers aren't sold on US transition to IP networks http://www.itworld.com/legal/414955/some-customers-arent-sold-us-transition-ip-networks Many U.S. residents who have written the FCC to voice concerns about the move from copper-based telephone networks to Internet Protocol are concerned about the potential effects on health from mobile-headset radiation and what happens when the electricity goes out.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/legal/414955/some-customers-arent-sold-us-transition-ip-networks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/legal/414955/some-customers-arent-sold-us-transition-ip-networks#comments Government IT Management Legal Networking Unified Communications News Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:23:33 +0000 IDGNS staff 414955 at http://www.itworld.com Typo halts sales of iPhone keyboard as injunction takes effect http://www.itworld.com/it-management/414823/typo-halts-sales-iphone-keyboard-injunction-takes-effect Typo halted the sale of its add-on keyboard for the iPhone on Tuesday after an injunction took effect that bans it from being imported to the U.S.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/414823/typo-halts-sales-iphone-keyboard-injunction-takes-effect" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/414823/typo-halts-sales-iphone-keyboard-injunction-takes-effect#comments IT Management Legal News Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:50:17 +0000 IDGNS staff 414823 at http://www.itworld.com Cellular industry makes concession on kill switch http://www.itworld.com/networking/414820/cellular-industry-makes-concession-kill-switch Wireless carriers in the U.S., handset makers and the industry&#039;s lobbying group have made a significant concession on technology that could remotely disable stolen smartphones and tablets.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/networking/414820/cellular-industry-makes-concession-kill-switch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/networking/414820/cellular-industry-makes-concession-kill-switch#comments IT Management Legal Networking Security Unified Communications News Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:17:20 +0000 IDGNS staff 414820 at http://www.itworld.com Heartbleed bug is irritating McAfee, Symantec, Kaspersky Lab http://www.itworld.com/security/414818/heartbleed-bug-irritating-mcafee-symantec-kaspersky-lab The Heartbleed Bug disclosed by the OpenSSL group on April 7 has sent many vendors scurrying to patch their products and that includes security firms Symantec, Intel Security&#039;s McAfee division, and Kaspersky Lab.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/414818/heartbleed-bug-irritating-mcafee-symantec-kaspersky-lab" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/414818/heartbleed-bug-irritating-mcafee-symantec-kaspersky-lab#comments IT Management Legal Security News heartbleed Kaspersky Lab McAfee openssl Symantec Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:49:28 +0000 IDGNS staff 414818 at http://www.itworld.com Apple antitrust compliance efforts slow, but picking up, monitor says http://www.itworld.com/government/414732/apple-antitrust-compliance-efforts-slow-picking-monitor-says After dragging its feet for months, Apple is finally making good progress on a court-ordered antitrust compliance program related to the U.S. Department of Justice&#039;s e-book price-fixing case against the company, an external monitor said.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/government/414732/apple-antitrust-compliance-efforts-slow-picking-monitor-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/government/414732/apple-antitrust-compliance-efforts-slow-picking-monitor-says#comments Government Internet IT Management Legal Networking On-demand Software News Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:00:42 +0000 IDGNS staff 414732 at http://www.itworld.com Uber ride-sharing service hit by Brussels court ban http://www.itworld.com/it-management/414692/uber-ride-sharing-service-hit-brussels-court-ban A Brussels court has banned Uber from operating its ride hailing service in the city because its drivers don&#039;t have a taxi license, local media reported Tuesday. If it flouts the ban, Uber must pay a penalty of €10,000 (US$13,800) per violation.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/414692/uber-ride-sharing-service-hit-brussels-court-ban" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/414692/uber-ride-sharing-service-hit-brussels-court-ban#comments IT Management Legal News Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:44:57 +0000 IDGNS staff 414692 at http://www.itworld.com Mt. Gox asks for postponement of Karpeles' deposition in U.S. court http://www.itworld.com/legal/414660/mt-gox-asks-postponement-karpeles-deposition-us-court Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles, who was ordered to appear before a U.S. bankruptcy court to answer questions, has asked for a postponement of his deposition.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/legal/414660/mt-gox-asks-postponement-karpeles-deposition-us-court" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/legal/414660/mt-gox-asks-postponement-karpeles-deposition-us-court#comments Internet Legal Networking On-demand Software News Tue, 15 Apr 2014 06:52:29 +0000 IDGNS staff 414660 at http://www.itworld.com Google updates terms of service to reflect its scanning of users' emails http://www.itworld.com/legal/414652/google-updates-terms-service-reflect-its-scanning-users-emails Google has updated its terms of service to reflect that it analyzes user content including emails to provide users tailored advertising, customized search results and other features.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/legal/414652/google-updates-terms-service-reflect-its-scanning-users-emails" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/legal/414652/google-updates-terms-service-reflect-its-scanning-users-emails#comments Internet Legal Networking On-demand Software Security News advertising gmail Google privacy Tue, 15 Apr 2014 05:02:46 +0000 IDGNS staff 414652 at http://www.itworld.com BlackBerry presses for immediate halt to Typo keyboards http://www.itworld.com/it-management/414551/blackberry-presses-immediate-halt-typo-keyboards BlackBerry has asked a California court to immediately block sales of an add-on iPhone keyboard made by Typo, alleging the startup backed by TV and radio personality Ryan Seacrest misled the court.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/414551/blackberry-presses-immediate-halt-typo-keyboards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/414551/blackberry-presses-immediate-halt-typo-keyboards#comments IT Management Legal News Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:36:43 +0000 IDGNS staff 414551 at http://www.itworld.com