News Corp. Hacked Your Phone? Apply for Money Online!


News Corporation’s voluntary settlement program will begin taking claims today from victims of phone hacking, who could number in the thousands, at the hands of the Murdoch company’s since-closed News of the World tabloid. Instead of going to court, the wronged can use the Internet for a “speedy, cost-effective alternative to litigation.” It’s like a real-life version of making $70 an hour working from home. [Bloomberg]