Collusion

10.25.13
Firefox plugin reveals how your internet browsing is being monitored
10.25.13

Firefox plugin reveals how your internet browsing is being monitored

If someone screams "they're watching you!" into your face, then you're either starring in a horror...

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03.15.12
Samsung, LG and Pantech, among others, fined $40 million in Korean price fixing scam
03.15.12

Samsung, LG and Pantech, among others, fined $40 million in Korean price fixing scam

The truth in advertising is that there is none -- it's mostly all smoke and mirrors. But sometimes t...

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05.20.10
DRAM cartel settles with European Commission, will pay €331 million fine
05.20.10

DRAM cartel settles with European Commission, will pay €331 million fine

When the U.S. Department of Justice brought an antitrust suit against PC memory manufacturers in 20...

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03.17.10
The art of pricing
03.17.10

The art of pricing

I hear this all the time: "Hurrr! Undercutters are ruining this market! Durrr!". Today, we're going...

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12.14.09
LCD price fixing investigation reaches $860 million in total fines, Chi Mei latest to 'fess up
12.14.09

LCD price fixing investigation reaches $860 million in total fines, Chi Mei latest to 'fess up

It's not every day we get to cite an official US Department of Justice news release, so it's with a...

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12.01.09
Nokia sues LCD manufacturers for alleged price fixing (update: joins AT&T)
12.01.09

Nokia sues LCD manufacturers for alleged price fixing (update: joins AT&T)

Price fixing is nothing new in the LCD panel business. Hell, collusion is pretty common across the e...

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10.27.09
Hitachi and Toshiba subpoenaed in DOJ optical drive price fixing probe
10.27.09

Hitachi and Toshiba subpoenaed in DOJ optical drive price fixing probe

We kinda knew that there couldn't be any antitrust smoke without the fire of market collusion, and...

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08.20.09
Palm's Colligan rebuffs Steve Jobs' 'likely illegal' plea to stop hiring from Apple
08.20.09

Palm's Colligan rebuffs Steve Jobs' 'likely illegal' plea to stop hiring from Apple

Imagine the scene two years ago, August 2007 to be precise. Palm was busy preparing to launch its Fo...

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01.22.09
DKP pitfalls and how to jump them
01.22.09

DKP pitfalls and how to jump them

Kree's got a nice set of posts about some of the more advanced problems with a DKP system in his gui...

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