Neowin News Feed for: Profiteering Neowin News Feed for: Profiteering en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Dutch gamer charged with hacking an MMO in 2007 and 2008 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1449189381a.jpg" alt="" /></div>A Dutch national who demanded rewards for ceasing attacks on an MMO&#039;s servers could be &quot;levelled up&quot; to five years in the slammer after being found guilty of conspiracy to commit computer intrusion. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Ferson) Fri, 16 Nov 2012 18:20:38 +0000 FourSquare served lawsuit over patents on GPS usage <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1818569267icon.png" alt="" /></div>Location networking service FourSquare has been hit with lawsuits for infringing on two obscure U.S. Patents relating how GPS is used to share information. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Ferson) Fri, 27 Jul 2012 19:46:54 +0000 Patent trolling costs $29 billion annually in the US <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/16058931735361823651f.jpg" alt="" /></div>Patent holding companies, known as &#039;trolls&#039; for their business practices, are costly to fight legal battles against. A recent academic paper attempts to put a cost on the losses these trolls create. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Ferson) Wed, 27 Jun 2012 14:40:35 +0000