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- Court rules that IP cloaking to access Web sites violates law
In a case between Craigslist and data harvester 3Taps, a federal judge rules that changing an IP address or using a proxy server to access a blocked Web site violates the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act. [Read more]
- Instagram: Don't use 'Insta,' 'Gram,' or 'IG' in your app name
The photo-sharing social network puts the kibosh on other apps using portions of its trademark name, look-alike logos, and even the "Instagram stylized font." [Read more]