06/03/2021

Lady Gaga Loses Millions Of YouTube Views

Lady Gaga has lost several millions of views on YouTube after the site cleared out what were considered “fake statistics” built by bots and hackers. Some lesser known YouTube channel owners have used bots as a way to beef up their view counts, but Lady Gaga is not one of them. Lady Gaga is a well-known celebrity […]

Instagram Loses Half Of Its Users In A Month, And Here’s Why

Instagram reportedly scared off about half of its users in December when ti updated it original terms of service for the new year. The company, a unit of Facebook, has lost more than half of all its active users in a month since proposing to change its Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. The company […]

Best Buy complains about Walmart’s iPhone 5 discount ad, loses $65K in one day

If you remember, Both Walmart and Best Buy were Best Buy competed in a discount war with Apple’s iPhone 5, where both retailers offered steep discounts on the new smartphone. Best Buy dropped the price down to $ 150 for the 16GB entry-level model, while Walmart dropped it to just $ 127. However, it turns […]

Microsoft Security Essentials Fails Tests, Loses Antivirus Certificate

Microsoft Security Essentials, or MSSE for short, was the only Antivirus and anti-malware software entry to fail AV-Test’s certification between September and October. This news is alarming because many Windows users rely on MSSE as their only form of antivirus protection. According to Tech Spot, MSSE received a total of 10.5 out of 18 possible points, […]

Zynga loses Facebook’s favor, shares drop 7%

Zynga and Facebook aren’t the bosom buddies they used to be, and as a result, Zynga’s shares are down 7-percent. This comes after a regulatory filing revealed the contract between the two companies has loosened their ties quite a bit. Among other things, Facebook will be able to start producing its own games for the […]

Blackberry’s RIM Loses Patent Dispute With Nokia

  Blackberry maker RIM has lost a patent dispute with fellow smartphone-maker Nokia over the use of the Finnish company’s Oyj patents. The case could halt the sale of RIM (Research in Motion)’s products unless the two companies can reach a new royalties deal. The Swedish arbitrator in the case has ruled that RIM has […]

Google Loses Libelous Search Results Lawsuit

Google on Monday was forced to hand over $ 200,000 to  music promoter Milorad Trkulja after the search giant failed to remove search results that wrongfully linked the producer to organized crime in Melbourne, Australia. Google has long taken the stance that because it uses computer driven algorithms to display the most likely search results, it […]

Apple loses right to sell iPhone in Mexico

While the iPhone is selling well in various parts of the world, it’s a different story in Mexico. Apple has lost a court case in Mexico that may completely ban the company from selling the iPhone in the country. The court ruled that the “iPhone” name is too phonetically similar to that of Mexican telecommunications […]

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