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Keith Rabois and Dennis Crowley Snark Off (Again) Over the Value of Foursquare

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Mr. Crowley, who ducked out to run a half-marathon. Do high-powered tech types have any idea of the right way to spend a weekend? Apparently not: When VC and former Square COO Keith Rabois made a critical, slightly snide remark about how Foursquare is faring, he ignited a two-day-long tussle...
Keith Rabois and Dennis Crowley Snark Off (Again) Over the Value of Foursquare

Microsoft - Motorola Wi-Fi Patent Tussle Won't Stop Xbox Sales

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Good news for Holiday shoppers - Microsoft's Xbox game console will continue to appear on store shelves. Judge James Robart, a federal judge based in Seattle, ruled (PDF) late last week that Microsoft owes Motorola some sort of royalty for the patents it owns covering 802.11 Wi-Fi technology and H.264 video...
Microsoft - Motorola Wi-Fi Patent Tussle Won't Stop Xbox Sales

Tweet tussle between U.S. Egypt Embassy and Egypt President over `Daily Show' clip

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Egypt disses American embassy decision to retweet episode of comedy news show tweaking the government. [Read more]...
Tweet tussle between U.S. Egypt Embassy and Egypt President over `Daily Show' clip

Playboy Pics To Leap From Page Into Augmented Reality With Layar

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Augmented reality tech adopted by perhaps the biggest name in porn. Augmented reality tech is slowly emerging into the mainstream, but it just got an enormous and... ahem, busty... boost thanks to a new partnership between AR app Layar and the famous Playboy brand. Starting with the new issue,...
Playboy Pics To Leap From Page Into Augmented Reality With Layar

Catherine – review

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Xbox 360/PS3; £37.99; cert 18+ Atlus/Deep SilverCatherine is two puzzles games, really: one of the heart and one of the mind.In the first, shabby protagonist Vincent – a 32-year-old who is aimlessly stumbling through life – must choose between two women. His long-term girlfriend Katherine is career-minded, focussed, and eager...
Catherine – review
Manchester media war – bitter dispute freezes How-Do

Apple temporarily blocks German iPhone ban

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Apple’s iPhone 4 and iPhone 3GS are back on digital shelves on its German Web site, the latest turn in the company’s patent tussle with Motorola. That dispute had led the Cupertino, Calif.-based company to temporarily remove its older iPhones and iPads from the company’s Web site. Read full article...
Apple temporarily blocks German iPhone ban

Judges tosses Apple v. Motorola

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Judge says neither Apple nor Motorola has been able to prove damages in the patent tussle over iOS and Android and that neither company will be permitted to refile a claim. [Read more]...
Judges tosses Apple v. Motorola

Privacy Tussle Brews Over Social Media Monitoring

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A major tussle is emerging in the debate over how government agencies can gather and use information posted publicly on social networks like Facebook and Twitter....
Privacy Tussle Brews Over Social Media Monitoring

Juventus 3-0 Napoli | Serie A match report

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Juventus closed the gap on Milan, the Serie A leaders, to two points with a 3-0 victory over Napoli. An enthralling weekend of Italian action ended with second-placed Juve prevailing in Turin thanks to the defender Leonardo Bonucci using his knee to divert Mirko Vucinic's shot into the net. Arturo...
Juventus 3-0 Napoli | Serie A match report

Steamy Google, FTC Smackdown Ends Today, Likely Without A Lawsuit

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Expect the tech firm to change some of its business practices and settle the issues surrounding its misuse of smartphone patents. The 20-month tussle between the FTC and Google is expected to end today, without a lawsuit against the Internet behemoth. Instead, the firm is expected to make a...
Steamy Google, FTC Smackdown Ends Today, Likely Without A Lawsuit

HTC fights back

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The Taiwanese phone maker came out of nowhere to dominate Android phones, only to be beat back by competitors that borrowed from its playbook. Now, it’s banking on a strategy of bold acquisitions. By Richard Nieva, reporter FORTUNE — Is audio equipment maker Beats Electronics — popularized by big-name celebrities...
HTC fights back

CrunchWeek: Groupon Fires Andrew Mason, Yahoo Nixes Work-From-Home, SXSW's SideCar Problem

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The National Day of Unplugging is finally over, so go on and gather ’round your screen: It’s CrunchWeek time again! It was another action-packed week in the tech industry, so Leena Rao, Ryan Lawler and I had lots to talk about when we sat down together in the TechCrunch...
CrunchWeek: Groupon Fires Andrew Mason, Yahoo Nixes Work-From-Home, SXSW's SideCar Problem

Google's rivals likely to reject offer of label in listings

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Attempts to settle long-running antitrust investigation by European Commission over market dominance continue to stallGoogle's rivals have indicated they will reject its offer to label its services in search listings, as it tries to settle a long-running antitrust investigation by the European Commission over its market dominance.The US search company's...
Google's rivals likely to reject offer of label in listings

Entrepreneur Magazine Sued For Allegedly 'Defrauding' The Trademark Office

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In the past, we've covered the rather despicable actions of Entrepreneur Magazine, acting as a trademark bully and going after real entrepreneurs for using the word "entrepreneur" in various ways. It seems counter to the magazine's mission of celebrating entrepreneurs to sue others making use of the word. Unfortunately, Entrepreneur...
Entrepreneur Magazine Sued For Allegedly 'Defrauding' The Trademark Office

Motorola forces Germany to ban iOS push mail

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If you’ve emailed an iOS user in Germany during the last couple of days and they haven’t gotten back to you instantly, don’t be too hard on them – Apple has been forced to disable push mail for iCloud and MobileMe there. The move is the result of a permanent...
Motorola forces Germany to ban iOS push mail

Google to build YouTube app for Windows Phone 8

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After a public tussle, Microsoft and Google have agreed to jointly build a native YouTube app for Windows Phone 8, which will be released within a few weeks. [Read more]...
Google to build YouTube app for Windows Phone 8
Super Bowl XLVII: how to watch and what to watch out for

Txtr Fights Amazon/Apple With iPhone/Android eBooks For The Rest Of Us

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While Apple, Amazon and competition authorities globally tussle over book pricing, a fleet-of foot startup is quietly building an alternative platform others would do well to check out. txtr is one of the largest independent eBook platforms in Europe. The Berlin based startup began back in 2008, deciding, as one...
Txtr Fights Amazon/Apple With iPhone/Android eBooks For The Rest Of Us

Yahoo May Not Need a "Loebotomy," But It Definitely Can't Endure a Brain-Sapping Proxy Fight

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Let’s put this in the simplest terms: Yahoo cannot spend the next half year in any kind of testy proxy battle with activist shareholder Daniel Loeb. Not shouldn’t. Can’t. Having closely covered the last goat rodeo in 2008 with corporate troublemaker Carl Icahn — which ended in big shareholders...
Yahoo May Not Need a "Loebotomy," But It Definitely Can't Endure a Brain-Sapping Proxy Fight

A CNET Reporter Resigns Amid CBS-Dish Tussle

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A CNET reporter has quit in the wake of CNET parent CBS' statement that it blocked the technology news website from considering Dish Network's controversial ad-skipping device for its annual Consumer Electronics Show awards....
A CNET Reporter Resigns Amid CBS-Dish Tussle

Facebook and Yahoo! friends again, agree to patent cross-license

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And so, the Facebook v. Yahoo! courtroom tussle has come to an end. The two Silicon Valley giants have agreed to a legal truce and cross-licensed a bit of each other's IP, meaning that's one less legal donnybrook we have to worry about upsetting consumer sensibilities. Not only have...
Facebook and Yahoo! friends again, agree to patent cross-license
Apple and Samsung set to battle over damages this November

AOL Hires New Comms Head From Pepsi

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AOL has hired top PepsiCo PR exec Peter Land as its latest head of communications, the company said. Land, who has been the No. 2 corporate communications exec at the beverage giant, will be leading internal and external messaging at AOL, but will not be in charge of marketing...
AOL Hires New Comms Head From Pepsi

East Harlem None Too Keen on the Idea of $300M. to Accomodate Cornell

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The future. The latest problem for the city’s grand applied-sciences plans: Some very angry East Harlemites, says the Daily News. As we’ve mentioned before, building that snazzy billion-dollar campus on Roosevelt Island requires demolishing the antiquated old Coler-Goldwater long-term care hospital. Hundreds of patients–many of them with complex needs and...
East Harlem None Too Keen on the Idea of $300M. to Accomodate Cornell

Dissidents Are Just the Latest Victims in the Blossoming Cyber Cold War

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Let slip the dogs of cyber war. (flickr.com/anhonorablegerman) Remember last summer, when all anyone could talk about was hacktivists? For a while there, we were living in a William Gibson novel, with hackers wreaking havoc and corporate types running scared. Well, so far, this June is shaping up a little...
Dissidents Are Just the Latest Victims in the Blossoming Cyber Cold War

The f8 Preview: How Facebook Plans to Take Over the Web

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Mark Zuckerberg @ SXSW 2008 by Deney Terreio via Flickr Facebook’s third f8 developer conference kicks off tomorrow in San Francisco and online, with the social networking company likely to announce what is essentially a game plan to not only socialize the web, but to marginalize the pre-social web....
The f8 Preview: How Facebook Plans to Take Over the Web

What's The Future Of TV Everywhere? Hear From Jeff Bewkes At IGNITION

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It's not often that consumers demand companies take their cash. But last month a devoted Game of Thrones fan started a website called, "Take My Money, HBO!" The site encourages viewers to proclaim their willingness to forgo pirating content. It invites them to instead tweet an amount they would be...
What's The Future Of TV Everywhere? Hear From Jeff Bewkes At IGNITION

In Fight With Google, Oracle Bids To Reincarnate Dead Java Patent

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UPDATE: On Wednesday Judge Alsup denied the patent as part of the case saying “Oracle’s argument that the patent “trial” has not yet started is wrong.” Federal judge William Alsup is set to decide whether Oracle can resurrect one of its dead Java patents as it attempts to prove...
In Fight With Google, Oracle Bids To Reincarnate Dead Java Patent

Tussle Erupts Between Competing Digital Post Services in Australia

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Australia Post and Digital Post Australia, both of which plan to launch digital mailbox services in the country later this year, are already facing each other in......
Tussle Erupts Between Competing Digital Post Services in Australia
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