Apple Sells One Million iPhone 3Gs in First Weekend — Apple® today announced it sold its one millionth iPhone™ 3G on Sunday, just three days after its launch on Friday, July 11. iPhone 3G is now available in 21 countries—Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland …
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Michael Barkoviak / DailyTech: Apple Sells One Million iPhone 3Gs in Three Days, Records 10 Million App Downloads
Larry Dignan / Between the Lines: Apple moves 1 million iPhones in 3 days; 39 percent of buyers own PCs
Erick Schonfeld / TechCrunch: Apple Sells One Million 3G iPhones First Weekend. …
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily: Apple:Wham, Bam, Thank You Fanboi
Peter Kafka / Silicon Alley Insider: What Activation Problems? Apple Moves 1 Million 3G iPhones (AAPL)
Charles Arthur / Guardian Unlimited: Apple claims 1m iPhone 3Gs sold in first weekend. …
Philip Elmer-DeWitt / Apple 2.0: Apple: 1 million iPhone 3Gs sold
Dan Moren / MacUser: iPhone 3G, App Store are on fire. With flames.
John Furrier / BroadDev: Apple iPhone 3G - 1 Million Sold in First Weekend
Rene Ritchie / The iPhone Blog: 1,000,000 iPhone 3Gs Served — In 3 Days!
Dianne See Morrison / mocoNews.net: Apple Sells One Million iPhones In 3 Days; Gray Market Still Thriving In Asia
Jason D. O'Grady / The Apple Core: Apple sells 1M iPhones; 10M apps downloaded
Luigi Lugmayr / I4U News: Apple sells 1,000,000 iPhone 3G in first Weekend
Mike Gunderloy / Web Worker Daily: iPhone 3G: 1 Million Sold
Robert Palmer / The Unofficial Apple Weblog: Apple sells 1m iPhone 3Gs, 10m apps
Brian Heater / Gearlog: Apple Moves One-Million iPhones in Three Days
Philip Elmer-DeWitt / Apple 2.0:
Piper Jaffray analyzes first weekend iPhone sales — UPDATE: Apple on Monday issued a press release announcing that it sold its 1 millionth iPhone 3G on Sunday. News from the company has apparently overtaken Gene Munster's analysis, below. — “iPhone 3G had a stunning opening weekend …
Dan Frommer / Silicon Alley Insider: Piper's Munster: Oops, iPhone 3G Demand ‘Better Than Expected’ …
Jonathan Kennedy / ClusterStock: Apple (AAPL) Sold 425,000 iPhones In 3G Debut, Glitch Irrelevant*
Nicholas Carlson / Valleywag: Apple sold 1 million iPhones over the weekend
Stan Schroeder / Mashable!: One Million iPhones and Ten Million iPhone Apps are a Good Start
iPhone App Store Downloads Top 10 Million in First Weekend — Apple® today announced that iPhone™ and iPod® touch users have already downloaded more than 10 million applications from its groundbreaking new App Store since its launch late last week.
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Olga Kharif / Tech Beat: Apple: Users Download 10 Million Apps
Brian Heater / AppScout: iPhone 3G Apps Pass 10 Million Downloads
Lonnie Lazar / Cult of Mac: AppStore Downloads Top 10 Million
Paul Miller / Engadget: iPhone 3G at one million sold and counting, App Store hits 10 million downloads
Jemima Kiss / Guardian:
Apple's iPhone 3G: 1m sold in three days since launch — Apple has sold more than 1m of its new iPhone 3G handsets, the consumer electronics giant announced today, just three days since the chaotic launch of the second version of the smartphone. — Apple's chief executive Steve Jobs …
Alex Iskold / ReadWriteWeb:
iPhone: The New Personal Computer — When Apple first announced the launch of its iPhone platform, we wrote here that it is a game changer. Even the core of iPhone is a major advance in mobile computing, but with the platform iPhone becomes the new personal computer.
Discussion: Mark Evans, The Social Times, WebProNews, All Points Blog and Peter O'Kelly's Reality Check
Nick O'Neill / The Social Times: The iPhone Isn't Really Wireless
Mike Sachoff / WebProNews: Apple Sells 1 Million New iPhones
Adena Schutzberg / All Points Blog: iPhone 3G Map Experiences
Enterprises become the battleground for social networking — The battle to provide social networking in the enterprise is under way between solutions from established software vendors and readily available offerings such as Facebook and LinkedIn, with these sites possessing a lot of momentum …
Discussion: Datamation, WebProNews and BroadDev
Doug Caverly / WebProNews: Gartner Sees Big Future For Business Networking Sites
John Furrier / BroadDev: Is Web 2.0 Going To Trump Unified Communications?
Erick Schonfeld / TechCrunch:
Veoh Targets Video Ads Based On Past Viewing Patterns — If behavioral targeting is the great hope for display advertising on the Web, can it work for videos as well? Web video startup Veoh thinks it can and is bringing its behavioral targeting advertising program out of beta today.
Discussion: Contentinople, HipMojo.com, CenterNetworks and Lost Remote
Ryan Lawler / Contentinople: Veoh Adds Behaviorally Targeted Ads
Ashkan Karbasfrooshan / HipMojo.com: It's the Content, Stupid
Allen Stern / CenterNetworks: Veoh Launches Behavioral Targeted Advertising
Cory Bergman / Lost Remote: Veoh targets video ads on viewing patterns
Kelsey Blodget / Beet.TV: Veoh takes ad targeting server out of beta
Michael White / Bloomberg:
Sony's PlayStation 3 Gaining Ground on Xbox With Games, Blu-Ray — Sony Corp.'s PlayStation 3, the 2007 loser in the fight for second place in video-game console sales, is gaining ground on Microsoft Corp.'s Xbox 360. — The PlayStation 3 outsold the Xbox 360 in the U.S. in the first five months …
Discussion: Things That, Opposable Thumbs, Destructoid, VentureBeat, PS3 Fanboy, Boing Boing Gadgets, Kotaku, GamesIndustry.biz and GoNintendo
Michael Thompson / Opposable Thumbs: Sony CEO: Wii is “expensive niche”
Brad Nicholson / Destructoid: Sony is gaining ground and slamming the Wii
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat: Get ready for live blogging from E3 in Los Angeles
Alan Tsang / PS3 Fanboy: Stringer: Wii not a competitor
Rob Beschizza / Boing Boing Gadgets: Sony CEO: Wii is “expensive niche game device”
Luke Plunkett / Kotaku: Sony Boss Sees Wii As “Expensive Niche”
Daniel Terdiman / Geek Gestalt:
Is E3 game gathering still influential?
Is E3 game gathering still influential?
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3G iPhone's Mediocre Battery Life Still Beats Rivals — The 3G iPhone's sub-6-hour battery life gets a word score of fair from the PC World Test Center, but it still beats out other 3G handsets. — Yardena Arar, PC World — Recommends — The battery life on Apple's new 3G iPhone isn't great …
Discussion: Gizmodo, 9 to 5 Mac, jkOnTheRun and Mobility Site
Cleve Nettles / 9 to 5 Mac: PC World says iPhone king of Battery life
James Kendrick / jkOnTheRun: Thoughts on the iPhone 3G battery life
Chris Leckness / Mobility Site: 3G Apple iPhone has the best Battery Life?
Brett Terpstra / The Unofficial Apple Weblog:
Did Apple set developers up for failure? — As I'm sure many of you have noticed, many of the applications from the App Store are crashing frequently. Basically, an app I want to launch opens a blank screen, pauses for a moment, and then drops me back to my home screen without so much as an apology.
Discussion: 9 to 5 Mac, Hardware 2.0, MacRumors and AppleInsider
Andy Space / 9 to 5 Mac: Apple sells 1 million iPhones, 10m app downloads
Adrian Kingsley-Hughes / Hardware 2.0: Best Apple App Store apps
Tony Smith / The Register:
Asus blames lack of Linux Eee PCs on Atom hold-ups — Asus has blamed Intel not Microsoft for the apparent absence of the Atom-based Eee PC 901 from UK suppliers' shelves. — Readers alerted us to the fact that while Windows XP-loaded 901's are available to buy from British resellers, there's a paucity of the Linux version.
Discussion: Engadget, last100, Liliputing and Mobile Computer
Donald Melanson / Engadget: ASUS points finger at Intel over lack of Eee PC 901s in the UK
Brad Linder / Liliputing: Two views: Linux is/is not key to Eee PC success
Nick Mansell / Mobile Computer: Atom shortage holds up Eee PCs
Don Clark / Wall Street Journal:
Nvidia Tries to Head Off Problem for PC Makers — Nvidia Corp. plans Monday to announce a way to ease the impact of a dispute with Intel Corp. that could have hurt some high-end personal computer makers. — The two chip makers, both based in Santa Clara, Calif., have been squabbling over terms of a licensing agreement.
Discussion: CNET News.com
Brooke Crothers / CNET News.com: Nvidia targets graphics technology at Intel Nehalem
Brooke Crothers / CNET News.com:
Nvidia cuts prices on GTX 260, 280 graphics boards
Nvidia cuts prices on GTX 260, 280 graphics boards
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Shane McGlaun / DailyTech: NVIDIA Takes ATI to the Mattresses with Lower Pricing
Adrian Kingsley-Hughes / Hardware 2.0: NVIDIA slashes price of GTX 260 and 280 GPUs
Nicholas Deleon / CrunchGear: Nvidia slashes price of GTX 280, 260: Now on par with ATi's prices
Julio Franco / TechSpot: Nvidia forced to cut GeForce GTX prices
Thomas Ricker / Engadget: Invisible hand slashes NVIDIA GTX 280 and GTX 260 prices
Nick Farrell / Inquirer: Nvidia slashes GTX card prices
Stacey Higginbotham / GigaOM:
Bezos Gets His Game On — With an undisclosed investment in Social Gaming Network by his personal fund, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos is proving Om right. Back in May, when Bezos invested in Kongregate, another casual gaming site, Om thought it might be the first of many.
Discussion: Silicon Alley Insider, ReadWriteWeb, CNET News.com and Inside Social Games
Vasanth Sridharan / Silicon Alley Insider: Jeff Bezos Makes Yet Another Angel Investment: Social Gaming Network
Frederic Lardinois / ReadWriteWeb: Bezos Invests in Social Gaming Network
Caroline McCarthy / CNET News.com: Jeff Bezos backs Social Gaming Network
- Justin Smith / Inside Social Games: Bezos Expeditions Invests in SGN
Sarah Perez / ReadWriteWeb:
gPhone? Just a Rumor - The Real Story Is The Android Developer Revolt — Of course, we all know that the event of the past week (or perhaps we should say the event of the year, given the news coverage), has been the launch of the iPhone 2.0. Yet even amidst the iPhone news frenzy …
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Dan Frommer / Silicon Alley Insider: Why Google Shouldn't Make A GPhone (GOOG)
Andy J. S. / PalmAddicts: Gphone is in the making?