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ACCC finds 400 possible breaches of consumer law.
 
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Defends firmware charges.
 
Apple fined for price fixing 
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Taiwan's Government first to take action.
 
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HP forks outs $3.2 million for dodgy consumer practices 
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Judge approves out-of-court settlement.
 
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Await court's final ruling.
 
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Option for iPhone buyers caught by 12-month warranty.
 
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Impatience will void your phone's warranty.
 
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Steps up to the plate to cover iPhone customers.
 
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Fifteen-day warranty ruled out of order.
 
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Promises to honour warranties and support.
 
Apple warranty stand-off to drive up iPhone prices 
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Exetel close to Telstra ADSL2 deal 
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Pursued in climate of tough Telstra Retail competition.
 
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iPhone gets special treatment on handset warranties 
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But competition watchdog won't let it happen again.
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