Neowin News Feed for: Troll Neowin News Feed for: Troll en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Twitter adds the ability to share lists of blocked users <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>In the latest effort of its mission to make the site safer, Twitter has introduced the ability to share lists of blocked users, allowing easy blacklisting of common trolls. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jett Goldsmith) Thu, 11 Jun 2015 00:32:01 +0000 Federal Judge smacks down porn copyright trolls: IP addresses are not people <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/16058931735361823651f.jpg" alt="" /></div>Judge Ursula Ungaro dismisses a case by notorious copyright trolls Malibu Media, establishing that having IP addresses isn&#039;t enough to identify who the alleged pirate is. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Johns) Wed, 26 Mar 2014 08:06:03 +0000 4chan strikes again; trolls Pepsi "Dub the Dew" campaign <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/495004564chan.png" alt="" /></div>Pepsi Co. are the latest to be trolled by 4Chan, with a campaign called &quot;Operation: Gushing Grannies. Commence.&quot; the site aimed to takeover the &quot;Dub the Dew&quot; online vote for a name for their new drink <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Tue, 14 Aug 2012 10:25:59 +0000 Apple defends its App Store devs against Lodsys's patent claims <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/996709829apple-logo-1.jpg" alt="" /></div>You may recall the events which unfolded over a week ago, when a company by the name of Lodsys went after developers in the App Store who offered in-app transactions in their application by using... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Denis Wong) Tue, 24 May 2011 07:39:01 +0000 Patent troll sues iOS App Store developers over in-app transactions <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1446144654App-Store-Icon.png" alt="" /></div>Another day, another mess in the perilous world of software patents. In this case, however, it appears to be more of a David versus Ants case instead of David versus Goliath, Goliath being Apple. Apple's... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Denis Wong) Sat, 14 May 2011 08:19:41 +0000 Woz: Microsoft co-founder is a "patent troll" <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/996709829apple-logo-1.jpg" alt="" /></div>Call it the war of co-founders of two of today's technology giants, if you will between Steve Wozniak, Apple's colourful and often quirky co-founder, and Paul Allen, Bill Gates' BASIC-coding roommate at Harvard. Wozniak has... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Denis Wong) Thu, 05 May 2011 23:14:07 +0000 'Google Stalkers' troll for lost acquaintances <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Savvy Web users are using Google and other powerful Web search tools to track down or keep tabs on long-lost acquaintances -- be they former lovers, classmates, friends or enemies. These searches, which... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 14 Mar 2003 16:25:48 +0000 Web Site Sues Annoying Pest Troll <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Be warned people - and be afraid :D &quot;A local pest-control Web site is trying to exterminate what it believes is a specimen of one of the Internet's most bothersome creatures: The Message... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Sun, 19 Jan 2003 00:23:58 +0000