French prosecutor investigating Apple for ‘planned obsolescence’

French prosecutor investigating Apple for ‘planned obsolescence’

A French prosecutor has launched a preliminary investigation of Apple over alleged deception and planned obsolescence of its products following a complaint by a consumer organization, reports Reuters. The investigation will be led by French consumer fraud watchdog DGCCRF, part of the Economy Ministry.

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Apple sues French protest group for endangering customers and employees

Apple sues French protest group for endangering customers and employees

Another day, another lawsuit. But this it’s Apple that’s suing. French publication The Local reports that the tech giant has filed a lawsuit against the Attac activist group after about 100 of its supporters occupied the tech giant's flagship store (pictured) in Paris last month, protesting alleged "wide-scale tax evasion" by the firm.

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