Instagram seeks right to sell access to photos to advertisers

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Facebook’s photo-sharing site Instagram has updated its privacy policy giving it the right to sell users’ photos to advertisers without notification. Unless users delete their Instagram accounts by a deadline of 16 January, they cannot opt out. The changes also mean Instagram can share information about its users with Facebook, its parent company, as well […]

Banksville Shopping Center stores broken into Monday night.

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We received the call around 7:30 am from a neighboring store in the shopping center that our store along with a number of others in the Banksville Shopping Center had been broken into overnight. When we had shown up, Greenwich police were on the scene taking photographs, measurements and dusting for prints, it looked like a true CSI type […]

Judges Call Apple, Google Lawsuits ‘Ridiculous,’ ‘Silly,’ ‘Arrogant’

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It seems to be that judges all around the world that are hearing the patent lawsuits surrounding Apple, Samsung, Google, etc. are all getting fed up. This week’s Apple-Samsung case is just the latest battle in a global war over high-tech patents. As we’ve reported before, the big tech companies have amassed huge patent portfolios and are suing […]

Lenovo CEO spreads the wealth

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Lenovo’s Yang Yuanqing received a sizable $3 million bonus for actually being good at his job. The additional bonus was a reward for steering the company to record shipments and profits despite a weakening PC market. And what did Mr. Yuanqing do with that money? He gave it back to his employees.   Source: