AUSTIN, Texas - Because the laptops purchased by two putative class action plaintiffs "functioned adequately for nearly five times longer than" warranted, a Texas federal judge on Oct. 31 dismissed fraud, breach of warranty and related claims against Apple Inc. (David R. Deburro, et al. v. Apple Inc., No. 1:13-cv-000784, W.D. Texas; 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 156565).