Monday, August 31, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
NVIDIA GRID 2.0 Launches
New LG Luxurious Urbane Smartwatch To Appear at IFA
Alienware Brings Liquid Cooling and Dynamic Overclocking to Holiday Lineup
Razer Launches Wildcat Xbox One Controller And Upgraded Nabu Smartband
Workstation Market Shippments Rebound In Q2
Google Will Help You Find Your Plumber
IFA 2015: What We Know So Far
Acer Liquid Z410 And Liquid Jade Z Phones Released
Active Discussions
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
 Home > News > Mobiles > Police ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, April 27, 2010
Police Seize Gizmodo's Computers


The police broke into a blogger's home in search of photographs of a prototype Apple iPhone and other material, launching, gadget site Gizmodo and prosecutors said on Monday.

Last week, Gawker Media-owned gizmodo.com, said it paid $5,000 for a prototype iPhone purportedly left in a bar by one of Apple's engineers.

According to a post and documents published on the Gizmodo website, police raided the home of Gizmodo editor Jason Chen late Friday, busting down the door to serve a search warrant that suggests that the site?s role in obtaining an iPhone prototype is being investigated as a felony. California's Rapid Enforcement Allied Computer Team entered editor Jason Chen's home without him present, seizing four computers and two servers. They did so using a warrant by Judge of Superior Court of San Mateo.

Gizmodo's bloggers said they returned the device to Apple after an official request came from Cupertino, but not before taking it apart and reporting on the device's details.

In a letter to the police also published on gizmodo.com, Gawker's Chief Operating Officer and legal counsel Gaby Darbyshire asserted the search and seizure was illegal under California law, because Chen works as a journalist for the publication, protecting him from such action.

Apple is expected to unveil the next-generation iPhone this summer.


Previous
Next
Nintendo Licenses S3 Graphics Technology        All News        Nokia Announces New Flagship Smartphone: N8
Samsung Ships First Multi-chip Package with a PRAM Chip for Handsets     Mobiles News      Nokia Announces New Flagship Smartphone: N8

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Apple Offers Camera Replacement For iPhone 6 Plus
Software Bug Causes iPhone Crashes
iPhone 6 Plus Captures Great Portion Of US "phablet" Sales
Apple iOS 8 Coming On Wednesday
August Launch For iPhone 6: report
iPhone To Get China Push With China Mobile Deal
Get An Unlocked iPhone 5S From Apple Store
Curved iPhone With More Sensors?
Apple Admits iPhone 5s Battery Issue
Weak Orders For The iPhone 5C
iPhone 5s And iPhone 5c Arrive in Italy, Russia, Spain And More Than 25 Countries on Friday
Microsoft Buys Your Phone

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .