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Submission + - Apple ordered to re-write 'inaccurate' Samsung statement (

rainmouse writes: Apple has 48 hours to re-write a statement on its website relating to its design rights dispute with Samsung, UK judges have ruled.
Apple have asked that they be given 14 days to post the replacement — but the request was firmly denied. Lord Justice Longmore told Mr Beloff: "We are just amazed that you cannot put the right notice up at the same time as you take the other one down." One of the other judges, Sir Robin Jacob, added: "I would like to see the head of Apple [Tim Cook] make an affidavit about why that is such a technical difficulty for the Apple company."


Submission + - Space Invaders the Movie (

rainmouse writes: Hollywood, clearly after witnessing the staggering success and endless critical acclaim of other computer game adaptations with their typically engrossing story line and deep, believable character development, have now apparently picked up the rights to make a film based upon Space Invaders. "The classic 1980s arcade game from Taito and Midway, which is ranked as the top arcade game of all time by Guinness World Records, is heading to the big screen courtesy of producers Lorenzo di Bonaventura and Odd Lot Entertainment’s Gigi Pritzker."

Submission + - ANTISEC hack of IRC (

An anonymous reader writes: Today another target was hit in the #AntiSec movement, as IT company IRC Federal was attacked by hacktivist group Anonymous.

IRC Federal is a government-contracted IT firm that, according to the Anonymous release, boats ties with the FBI, Army, Navy, NASA and The Department of Justice. They say that IRC Federal “brags about their multi-million dollar partnerships” so Anonymous “laid nuclear waste to their systems.”

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