Woman sues Apple for hosting ‘gambling apps’ after spending thousands on in-game currency

Apple has been hit with a lawsuit alleging that free-to-play games on the App Store that feature in-game currency constitute illegal gambling.

The lawsuit, lodged Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut, claims that Apple “promotes, enables, and profits” from gambling games on the App Store.

For example, the plaintiff in the case, Karen Workman, says she downloaded an app called “Jackpot Mania” in 2017, and “began purchasing coins through the app so he/she could continue to play for a chance to win free coins that would enable him/her to enjoy the game(s) for a longer period of time.”

In the six months before filing the suit, Workman spent $3,312.19 on in-game coins, the lawsuit adds.

Although gambling apps are banned on the App Store, the complaint argues that apps with in-game currency still fall under the “gambling” category because users “have the ability to win

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How The Youngest Woman Trader On Wall Street Is Helping Startups Go Public

Wall Street has been a white man’s world since its inception. So have venture-backed startups. Currently, black or Latino people run less than 3% of venture capital funded businesses and women run a scant 9%. But if Lauren Simmons has anything to say about it both industries are going to become more diverse and colorful.  

At 22, Lauren made history by being the youngest and only full-time female equity trader on Wall Street for Rosenblatt Securities. Hailed as the “Wolfette of Wall Street,” she’s also only the second black female trader to work on the trading floor in the New York Stock Exchange’s 225-year history. 

Now at 26, in addition to helping Millennials and Generation Z-ers get on top of their personal finances, Lauren is hosting the interactive series “Going Public,” which

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Internet is divided after woman lets go of baby to save glass of wine

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Context. That’s what this video is all about. And yet, because of the content, it’s divided the internet to such an extent that it’s become a viral hit.

The video in question is a three-second clip of an unnamed woman stopping her glass of champagne from falling instead of saving the baby from taking a tumble.

One can imagine the stir it’s caused on the internet, with many questioning her priorities.

In the video, which was uploaded by Twitter user @RupertMyers with the caption “I have watched this 35 times”, the woman is seen supporting a baby as it leans in to grab a champagne flute. But as the baby grabs the glass and pulls it with some champagne spilling, the

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The Internet Is Floored By A Woman Running A 5:25 Mile While 9 Months Pregnant

TikTok has given us some superhuman tricks and stunts in the past, but nothing has come close to this impressive feat: a woman running a mile in under five and a half minutes…while nine months pregnant.  As so many athletes have shown us in the past, you should never underestimate what a pregnant woman is capable of. This mom-to-be is proving it by…well, just watch:

Amazing, right? The TikTok has been played millions of times by viewers impressed with the strength on display.

According to BuzzFeed, the woman in the video is Makenna Myler, who told the outlet she’s been running almost daily throughout her pregnancy, has “been very particular with my strength training to make sure my pelvic shift and added weight didn’t/doesn’t cause any injury.” Myler added that, while discussing how her pregnancy could affect her pace, her husband “said he would give me $100 if I

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Allison Janney Wanted by Internet to Play Woman Who Gushed Over Trump’s Smile

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A Woman Called Trump Handsome During His Town Hall and the Internet Lost It

An apparent admirer of President Donald Trump praised him for being “handsome” during Thursday night’s town hall event on NBC, prompting strong reactions from some on social media.



Donald Trump standing in front of a flag: At Thursday's Trump Town Hall on NBC, one of the voters asking questions called Trump "so handsome," and praised his smile.


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At Thursday’s Trump Town Hall on NBC, one of the voters asking questions called Trump “so handsome,” and praised his smile.

A woman that moderator Savannah Guthrie identified as Paulette Dale, who was said to have voted for former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in 2016 and “leans slightly” towards Democratic nominee Joe Biden in the current election, appeared to flirt with the president just before asking him a question.

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“Good evening Mr. President, I have to say you have a great smile,” Dale, a registered Republican, said as Trump thanked her with a wide grin. “You’re so handsome

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