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Twitter-Instagram feud escalates as photos show up wonky

Instagram disabled its Twitter cards integration today, which means that photos appear oddly cropped on Twitter. Instagram's CEO pledges that his company will remain integrated with Twitter in some form, though.

By December 5, 2012

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YouView sued over trademark as naming dispute escalates

A judge has already told YouView its trademark was stepping on Total's toes, but Lord Sugar's company has refused to change its name.

By November 26, 2012

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Anonymous escalates its 'cyberwar' against Israel

The hacking collective's latest campaign against Israel escalates, with defacements of Microsoft Israel Web sites and the publication of alleged donors to a pro-Israel group.

By November 19, 2012

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Viacom escalates DirecTV fight, pulls popular shows from Web

Episodes of "Jersey Shore" and "The Daily Show" have been pulled from the Internet, and their sites are instead plastered with banners and pop-ups complaining about DirecTV.

By July 12, 2012

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The U.N. vs. the Internet: The fight escalates

The House is expected to advance a resolution condemning efforts by the U.N. to insert itself into governance of the Internet. But some interpret leaked documents as suggesting that the U.S. is being far too tepid in its responses to a key international communications treaty being negotiated in secret.

By June 19, 2012

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Feds tell Web firms to turn over user account passwords

Secret demands mark escalation in Internet surveillance by the federal government through gaining access to user passwords, which are typically stored in encrypted form.

By July 25, 2013

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Reporters' Roundtable: Patent wars escalate

Given the big news this week, it's time to revisit the patent and invention discussion on the Roundtable. To do that, we bring back Nilay Patel, the lawyer-turned-tech journalist from Endgadget and This Is My Next.

By August 19, 2011

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Ep. 88: Patent wars escalate

Google just acquired Motorola's mobile patents. HP just decided to give WebOS the heave-ho, putting its patents in play. Congress is debating fundamental rule changes in the patent system. So it's time to revisit the patent and invention discussion on the Roundtable. To do that, we bring back Nilay Patel, the lawyer-turned-tech journalist from Endgadget and This Is My Next.

By August 19, 2011

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What Toyota once saw as a small glitch is now an escalating emergency

Automotive news reports on the history of Toyota's unintended acceleration problem.

By February 1, 2010

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Japan issues radiation warning after 3rd explosion

In a dramatic escalation of Japan's nuclear crisis, officials warn of elevated radiation levels after an explosion and fire inside reactors at earthquake-damaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.

By March 14, 2011