Patent trolls get a good kicking

Mass suing by copyright trolls could be about to be consigned to the dustbin of legal history, according to the Mail Tribune .

Amazon accused of extortion

M-Edge Accessories, which makes cases for the Kindle, has accused Amazon in a lawsuit of acting like a corporate bully.

What will Michael Bay do after Transformers?

After the ginormous success of Transformers 3, what’s next for Michael Bay? 

Another huge epic that’s even bigger, louder, more bombastic and headsplitting than ever? What?

Police arrest man over Nintendo extortion

Spanish police have arrested a hacker who attempted to blackmail Nintendo over stolen customer information.

Yelp rejigs site to counter extortion claims

Yelp is attempting to sidestep criticism of its business review service with an overhaul of its website.

Ouch! Yelp faces class action lawsuit

Business review site Yelp may be feeling a little hangdog. After being accused last year of offering to take down bad reviews in return for advertising, it's facing a class action lawsuit over its alleged practices.