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Los Angeles Times:
LA judge compels woman to unlock iPhone with fingerprint, sparking 5th amendment debate   —  The government wants your fingerprint to unlock your phone.  Should that be allowed?  —  In a Glendale case, the FBI wants the fingerprint of Paytsar Bkhchadzhyan so her iPhone can be unlocked.
May 1, 2016, 12:10 PMIn context
Los Angeles Times:
Charter-Time Warner Cable merger and Bright House Networks acquisition get regulatory OK in deals valued at $88B, with terms to protect streaming competition   —  FCC chairman, Justice Department sign off on Charter's takeover of Time Warner Cable  —  Charter Communications is closer …
Apr 25, 2016, 4:45 PMIn context
Los Angeles Times:
FBI agrees to help prosecutors unlock iPhone 6 and iPod in Arkansas homicide case   —  FBI agrees to help Arkansas prosecutors open iPhone after hack of San Bernardino device  —  Apple appears to have gained a momentary reprieve in the tech industry's sparring with the government over encryption technology.
Mar 30, 2016, 9:55 PMIn context
Richard Winton / Los Angeles Times:
Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center paid $17K ransom in bitcoins to hackers who took over its network for more than a week   —  Hollywood hospital pays $17,000 in bitcoins to hackers who took control of computers  —  The Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center in 2004.
Feb 18, 2016, 6:55 AMIn context
Tracey Lien / Los Angeles Times:
Lyft settles California lawsuit by paying $12.25M, without granting drivers employee status   —  Lyft settles worker misclassification lawsuit for $12.25 million  —  Lyft has settled a lawsuit over worker misclassification.  —  Lyft has settled a worker misclassification lawsuit for $12.25 million …
Jan 27, 2016, 3:50 AMIn context
Paresh Dave / Los Angeles Times:
E-sports matchmaker FaceIt raises $15 million and opens a Santa Monica office   —  Want to become a professional video game player?  For many, the journey starts at FaceIt.  —  About 3.5 million people have turned to FaceIt's website to find teammates and opponents in computer games such as “Counter-Strike” and “Dota 2.”
Jan 26, 2016, 2:10 PMIn context
Paresh Dave / Los Angeles Times:
ESPN.com rolls out e-sports section, says its daily coverage will have the same rigor it has for other sports   —  ESPN.com to cover e-sports with same ‘rigor’ as it does the big leagues  —  An ESPN The Magazine last year focused on e-sports.  Emboldened by the response, ESPN.com plans to aggressively cover video game competitions.
Jan 14, 2016, 10:00 PMIn context
David Pierson / Los Angeles Times:
Uber fined $7.6M by California Public Utilities Commission for failing to meet data reporting requirements in 2014   —  Uber fined $7.6 million by California utilities commission  —  Uber offices on Market Street in San Francisco.  Uber has agreed to pay a fine to avoid a 30-day suspension …
Jan 14, 2016, 7:30 PMIn context
Tracey Lien / Los Angeles Times:
Lyft defies predictions by continuing to grow as a rival to Uber   —  From January 2014 to January 2015, Lyft grew fivefold in rides and revenue.  Above, a driver for Lyft and Uber at Los Angeles International Airport last month.  (Mark Boster / Los Angeles Times)  —  It's Saturday night in San Francisco's Mission District.
Jan 10, 2016, 8:20 PMIn context
Jon Healey / Los Angeles Times:
Dish releases Hopper 3 set-top box, can record 16 HD shows simultaneously, introduces HopperGo, a portable, $99 battery-powered storage device   —  CES 2016: Dish offers a DVR for the stream-and-binge generation  —  Dish Network's Hopper 3 set-top box can record programs on 16 channels simultaneously …
Jan 5, 2016, 10:15 PMIn context

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