Sir Apfelot Blog

30 JULY 2018

BGH judgment: Liability for interference with open WLAN networks in Germany off the table

The so-called "interference liability", ie the liability of WLAN operators for illegal activities by third parties, is now a thing of the past, according to a judgment by the Federal Court of Justice (BGH). On Thursday, July 26, 2018, the relevant case was judged and [...]
13 JULY 2018

Sir Apfelot Wochenschau - Apple and tech news of week 28

The Apple MacBook Pro, the postponed DJI presentation that was planned for July 18, 2018 (DJI Mavic Pro 2 Event), a new Mac mini, inheritable user accounts, Apple Pay in Austria, security gaps and other topics [...]
16. May 2018

BGH ruling on dashcam videos: evidence admissible in court

Yesterday the Federal Court of Justice ruled that the recordings of a dashcam during the negotiation of an accident in court are admissible as evidence. It is true that the mini cameras for the windshield are not yet completely legal in Germany; [...]