Australia Consumer Watchdog Cracks Down on Apple

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Apple has been ordered to pay complainants back their money from a case brought up by Australian customers for “faulty products.” This ruling is being enforced by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission. The iPhone maker is going to comply with its warranty on the goods it sells in line with Australia’s laws. This is something…

Video Games Acquired by Smithsonian Art Museum

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The Smithsonian institution made great strides for video games as a creative medium when it began its exhibition on the Art of Video Games last year. Like motion pictures before them, video games have had a rocky time being accepted as an art. In recent years a new crop of stylized indies have showcased just…

Snowden: NSA Tracking Cellphone GPS Data Worldwide

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The Latest bombshell from NSA leaker Edward Snowden should worry anyone who uses a cellphone, but it specifically concerns cellphone users outside of the United States and US citizens travelling abroad. Snowden released documents that show that the NSA is tracking cellphone locations the world over. The agency is also tracking domestic phones which means…

FCC Android Speed Test App Released

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The Federal Communication Commission released its speed testing app today. It’s out for Android now, with versions for iOS and other platforms in the works. The app will help the regulatory agency crowdsource speed data for all US carriers. Grab it here! When you install the app, it automatically checks your phone’s connection speed in…

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