Tag: Investigation

Allegations of discrimination spawn investigation into Apple Card credit lines

A series of angry tweets by the creator of Ruby on Rails alleging Apple Card approval discrimination has sparked a probe into Goldman Sachs credit card approval practices. AppleInsider –… Read more »

States pushing forward on antitrust investigation of Apple, Google, Facebook, others

Following a July planning meeting with US Attorney General William Barr, individual states appear poised to launch their own antitrust investigations of big tech sooner rather than later. AppleInsider –… Read more »

France passes digital tax on Apple despite investigation from United States

Several days ago, the United States announced that it would investigate France’s proposed “digital tax” to determine whether it unfairly targets U.S. companies. Despite that threat, however, the French government… Read more »

Report: Democrats outline plans to ask Apple & WhatsApp for help in the Trump-Russia investigation

It appears that Washington D.C. lawmakers are planning to ask Apple for help as they investigate the use of encrypted messaging apps in the ongoing Trump-Russia investigation. In a memo,… Read more »

Dearth of new data from San Bernardino iPhone helpful to FBI investigation, sources say

Law enforcement sources on Tuesday said that while an iPhone linked to last year’s San Bernardino shootings has yielded no actionable intel, the dearth of new information has actually helped… Read more »

AT&T granted Wi-Fi calling waiver, calls for investigation over T-Mobile sidestepping FCC

AT&T was officially granted an FCC waiver this week to enable Wi-Fi calling for its customers with supported devices like iPhones running iOS 9. Wi-Fi Calling first appeared during the iOS 9… Read more »

Apple again said to be under federal investigation over upcoming streaming music service

Following a report yesterday claiming that Apple was being investigated by the Department of Justice over anti-competitive practices surrounding the launch of its rebranded Beats streaming music service, Bloomberg this… Read more »

Italian Regulators Conclude Corporate Tax Investigation Against Apple

Italian regulators have completed an investigation into allegations that Apple failed to pay €879 million ($964 million) in corporate taxes, according to Reuters. The report claims that, under Italian law,… Read more »