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Revenge porn website owner handed 18 year sentence

Apr 6, 2015 7:23 am

Revenge porn website owner Kevin Bollaert lands himself 18 years in prison and a $10,000 fine for his troubles

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Australian man fined for illegal drone flight thanks to YouTube upload

Jan 26, 2015 8:29 am

An Australian man has been issued a drone infringement fine from CASA thanks to them watching his YouTube uploads

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Canada makes automatic software installations illegal

Jan 16, 2015 7:51 am

Canada cracks down on malware, ensuring a C$10m fine for any company that doesn't explicitly ask for users permission when installing software

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Australian provider Telstra fined for misleading Apple iPhone ads

Dec 16, 2014 10:07 am

Misleading iPhone 6 advertisements has seen this Aussie provider slapped with $102,000 AU in fines

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Intel loses appeal against $1.44 billion fine in EU

Jun 12, 2014 10:33 am

Intel loses appeal in attempt to get massive $1.44 billion fine thrown out in the EU, court says regulators weren't overly harsh with the fine

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FCC fines Sprint $7.5 million for violating do not call list

May 20, 2014 10:36 am

Sprint has been fined $7.5 million for continuing to market to customers on the do not call list despite promising the FCC that it would stop

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Apple fined for selling unauthorized work in iBookstore

Apr 25, 2013 8:01 pm

Apple fined after selling unauthorized works in iBookstore

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Microsoft fined 561 million euros ($732 million US) for browser choice error

Mar 6, 2013 8:32 pm

Microsoft fined a massive 561 million euros for anti-competitive browser choice glitch

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Morgan Stanley fined $5 million by Massachusetts for Facebook IPO

Dec 18, 2012 1:02 am

Morgan Stanley fined $5 million over claims they coached Facebook in how to selectively release info

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UK fines two text message spammers $700,000, hopefully other countries start to do the same

Nov 28, 2012 7:32 pm

UK ICO fined two text message spammers $700,000 for sending out unsolicited texts

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FTC slaps a $160M fine onto Scareware creators who scared users into buying fake anti-virus software

Oct 2, 2012 11:30 pm

FTC slaps a fine onto scareware peddlers who scare users into spending money on fake antivirus

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Google gets fined $22.5m by FTC over Safari tracking

Aug 9, 2012 7:33 pm

Google gets fined $22.5 million by the Federal Trade Commission over the Safari tracking incident

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Two countries take legal action against Blizzard over Diablo III

Jul 24, 2012 10:31 pm

Blizzard is facing two legal actions, one in Europe and one in South Korea

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Toshiba gets hit with an $87 million fine for LCD price fixing

Jul 5, 2012 6:24 am

Toshiba gets slapped with $87 million fine over LCD price fixing

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Plantiffs' Counsel Announces that Federal Jury Finds Toshiba Fixed LCD Prices

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Plantiffs' Counsel Announces that Federal Jury Finds Toshiba Fixed LCD Prices

Jul 5, 2012 6:03 am

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Microsoft loses their EC antitrust appeal, faces $1.07 billion fine

Jun 29, 2012 2:21 am

Microsoft gets slapped with 'reduced' $1.07 billion fine, antitrust appeal is denied by European Com

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Another censorship ruling: Dutch court says Pirate Bay must be blocked or face fines

May 10, 2012 6:32 pm

Dutch courts rule countries ISPs must block access to The Pirate Bay or face fines.

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Sick of before-movie warnings? Two more anti-piracy propaganda warnings to be shown

May 9, 2012 4:34 pm

Two new piracy warnings are on their way to your DVDs to warn you not to pirate something you own.

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Intel set to challenge EU antitrust fine on July 3

Apr 25, 2012 5:32 pm

Intel will finally get a chance to appeal the massive EU fine levied initive May 2009.

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Facebook looking at $139,000 fine for holding deleted data

Oct 24, 2011 4:38 am

Facebook held user data, faces possible fine of $139,000

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Telstra cop an $18.55 Million fine for 'exchange capping'

Jul 28, 2010 9:51 am

Forcing competitors to build their own DSLAMs - Good ole' Telstra

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Dell settles with SEC over alleged violations of federal security laws

Jul 23, 2010 7:14 pm

Dell pays SEC $100M

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