Daily Archives: August 17, 2011

Tech news from around the web:

A group of some 27,000 South Koreans is suing Apple for $26m for what they claim are privacy violations from the collection of iPhone user location information, AP reports in The Washington Post. Each person in the suit is seeking  Won1m ($932) in damages  from Apple and its South Korean unit to “protect privacy” rights. Read more

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Internet Corp. for Assigned Names and Numbers chief executive Rod Beckstrom said late on Tuesday that he would leave the most central job in internet governance when his contract expires in July. Read more