Gibson Guitar acknowledges exotic wood violation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Federal prosecutors on Monday announced a deal to drop a criminal case against Gibson Guitar Corp after the instrument maker acknowledged its importations of exotic wood more…

A closer look at Gibson's legal troubles

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) When the Department of Justice announced an agreement on Monday ending its criminal investigation of the Gibson Guitar Company over its handling of hardwoods imported more…

Google's incredibly generous worker perk

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Forbes) Should a U.S. Googler pass away while under the employ of the 14-year old search giant, their surviving spouse or domestic partner will receive a check for more…

Mini-drone can watch neighbors from above

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS News) Your neighbors’ fences are no longer tall enough. While President Obama takes flack for the US’s use of unmanned drone attacks abroad, there is a smaller, more…

New 'Gauss' virus targets financial transactions

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) A new "state-sponsored" cyber surveillance virus dubbed "Gauss" has stolen passwords and key data from thousands of bank users in the Middle East, the top IT more…

DOJ won't pursue Goldman Sachs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC News) The Justice Department has decided it will not prosecute Goldman Sachs or its employees for their role in the financial crisis, following an investigation by senators more…