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Apple VP Testifies For DOJ
2013-06-14 15:42:55

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Yesterday, Apple´s senior vice president of Internet software and services Eddy Cue showed up in a Manhattan court to testify before the Department of Justice (DOJ) about claims of the iPad maker´s alleged price fixing scheme for ebooks. The DOJ has been working to bring Apple into court on charges they conspired with five book publishers to raise the prices of ebooks above Amazon´s long-held $9.99 price point. Cue...

2013-06-13 23:01:22

In a report released this week, the Department of Justice praised the Charlotte-Mecklenberg Police Department for the way they planned and handled the Democratic National Convention. The CMPD deployed more than 100 ALPR cameras from NDI Recognition Systems as part of the security measures for the convention. Charlotte, SC (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 On Tuesday the Department of Justice released an analysis commending NDI Recognition Systems customer Charlotte-Mecklenberg Police Department (CMPD)...

Apple Denies DOJ Price Fixing EBook Allegations
2013-06-04 11:25:05

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Apple and the Department of Justice (DOJ) began what is expected to be a three-week long courtroom battle yesterday in a case concerning alleged antitrust behavior by the iPad maker. Last year the DOJ lobbed an antitrust lawsuit at Apple, claiming they and five other publishers had conspired to fix their book prices and band together to beat Amazon. Each of the five publishers settled with the DOJ in the months following this...

wireless spectrum
2013-04-15 05:08:11

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Smaller wireless carriers such as Sprint and T-Mobile should be able to get access to a fair share of low-frequency spectrum in an upcoming US auction in order to help keep the market competitive, the Justice Department told the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in a filing made public Friday. In the filing, the Justice Department´s antitrust division emphasizes the high value of the spectrum set to be auctioned off in...

2013-02-11 15:59:40

Government Teams Recovered $4.2 Billion in FY 2012 Attorney General Eric Holder and Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius today released a new report showing that for every dollar spent on health care-related fraud and abuse investigations in the last three years, the government recovered $7.90.  This is the highest three-year average return on investment in the 16-year history of the Health Care Fraud and Abuse (HCFAC) Program. The government´s health...


Word of the Day
penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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