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‘Terms of Service’ are incomprehensible to Americans
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Require more than 14 years of education says a study

Two law professors analysed the sign-in terms and conditions of 500 popular US websites, including Google and Facebook, and found that more than 99 percent of them were “unreadable”.

Apple’s news subscription service hits an iceberg
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Cash strapped newspapers do not want to give all their money to Apple

Fruity cargo cult Apple's wizard wheeze to leech off the falling profits of newspapers and magazines by setting up a subscription service appears to have hit an obstacle .– newspaper owners are not that dumb.

Activision Blizzard makes a killing
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So it fires 800 staff

Activision Blizzard beat analysts profit estimates, and the game publisher announced a new share buyback programme of up to $1.5 billion.

BOE beats LG to become the largest LCD supplier
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But beware of the panda

LG is no longer the world’s largest LCD panel supplier having been beat by BOE.

Gamers are more moral than non-gamers
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Must have been playing halo 

Young people who play video games, including violent titles, display more developed moral reasoning skills than their non-gaming peers, a study has found.