Official Nikon D3X specs. It's here, folks! — Update, 28th November 3:40pm GMT: Scans in my original post were playing havoc with my bandwidth, so they've been removed. However, you can find scans of the Nikon Pro mag here and here. Thanks to Lutz for the links.
Discussion: Nikon Rumors, SlashGear, Crave, CrunchGear, Ubergizmo, Obsessable and 1001 Noisy Cameras
Chris Davies / SlashGear: Nikon D3x 24-5MP DSLR exposed in official magazine
Lori Grunin / Crave: The gadget blog: Nikon D3X: the “X” is for lots of pixels
Matt Burns / CrunchGear: Nikon breaks the D3x's cover
C.K. Sample III / Obsessable: Nikon D3x 24.5 megapixel DSLR leaked by Nikon magazine
Thomas Ricker / Engadget:
Nikon outs D3x in own Pro magazine — Uh, oops. Sorry Nikon but your D3x is now even less of a mystery. According to your own Pro magazine, the D3x will sport an FX-format, 24.5 megapixel sensor shooting 5fps at full resolution or 7fps at a reduced 10 megapixels.
Discussion: Electronista, DailyTech, Seb Rogers and PhotographyBLOG
Shane McGlaun / DailyTech: Nikon Outs its Own D3x D-SLR
Mark Goldstein / PhotographyBLOG: Nikon D3x Leaked by...Nikon!
Brooke Crothers / CNET News:
Intel rethinks Netbooks: ‘Fine for an hour’ but... The Netbook, take two: When Advanced Micro Devices said it wasn't going to focus on Netbooks, as Intel and its partners defined them, maybe it was on to something. — Intel is re-evaluating the Netbook market as possibly not The Next Big Thing.
Discussion: Liliputing, jkOnTheRun, Electronista, SlashGear, Scripting News and The Tech Report
James Kendrick / jkOnTheRun: Intel: netbooks are OK for an hour or so, that's all
Chris Davies / SlashGear: Netbooks not suited to daily use, claims Intel VP
Dave Winer / Scripting News: Netbooks are about the users too, dummy!
Cyril Kowaliski / The Tech Report: Report: Intel reconsiders the appeal of netbooks
Kara Swisher / BoomTown:
As Carl Icahn Buys More Yahoo Shares, Is It the Sign That a CEO Choice Is Near? — When everyone else has been selling, it seems Carl Icahn has decided to throw good money after bad-as in nearly $1 billion bad-by buying almost seven million more Yahoo shares, according to a regulatory filing.
Discussion: TechFlash, Between the Lines, Epicenter, CNET News, Alley Insider, GigaOM, Tech Trader Daily, Valleywag, MediaFile and Tech Ticker
John Cook / TechFlash: Next Yahoo CEO's Seattle roots?
Portfolio Com / Epicenter: Carl Icahn Ups Stake in Yahoo
Anne Dujmovic / CNET News: Carl Icahn increases stake in Yahoo
Henry Blodget / Alley Insider: Yahoo Now Looking At CEOs With No Internet Or Ad Experience
Om Malik / GigaOM: Is Yahoo Stock a Bargain?
Robert MacMillan / MediaFile: Icahn helps himself to some Yahoo
Arn / MacRumors:
Black Friday 2008: $300 MacBook Pro Discounts, iPhone App Sales — Apple has officially unveiled their Black Friday sales for their online and retail stores. The discounts are very similar to last year's event. The only two Mac models on sale are the iMac and MacBook with discounts of up to $101 for the mid-to-high-end models.
Discussion: Tech Trader Daily, VentureBeat, AppleInsider, The iPhone Blog, VatorNews, Gizmodo and CrunchGear
Eric Savitz / Tech Trader Daily: Apple Black Friday Discounts Less Than Some Expected; Cheaper Prices …
Rene Ritchie / The iPhone Blog: Black Friday Sales = App Discounts!
Bambi Francisco / VatorNews: Apple's Black Friday sale - lame
John Biggs / CrunchGear: CrunchGear: Get almost $300 off Apple gear
Joe Gould / NY Daily News:
Worker dies at Long Island Wal-Mart after being trampled in Black Friday stampede — A Wal-Mart worker died after being trampled when hundreds of shoppers smashed through the doors of a Long Island store Friday morning, police and witnesses said. — The 34-year-old worker …
Discussion: Technologizer, Gizmodo, Engadget, Lockergnome Blog Network, The Outsidr, CenterNetworks, Texas Startup Blog, Gawker and digg.com
Harry McCracken / Technologizer: 30 Reasons I Choose to Ignore Black Friday
Darren Murph / Engadget: Doorbusting at Long Island Walmart leads to worker's death
Alexander Muse / Texas Startup Blog: Maybe we need a slowdown?
Amy Gahran / E-Media Tidbits:
Responsible Tweeting: Mumbai Provides Teachable Moment — This morning when I checked the news about the terrorist attacks in Mumbai, I saw many people on Twitter reporting that the Indian police or government had asked Twitter users to please stop reporting on police and military operations related to the attacks.
Discussion: Valleywag, contentious.com, CyberJournalist.net and Digital Inspiration
Matt Buchanan / Gizmodo:
Best of Black Friday Deals Complete Roundup — Like the rest of the holiday season, Black Friday seems like it starts earlier every year, so it feels like we've been leaking deals and doing round ups for ages. Yet, perversely, despite the wretched economy and crushed consumer confidence …
Michael Bettiol / Boy Genius Report:
Rogers launches the BlackBerry 8900 Curve — Rogers launches the BlackBerry Curve 8900 — Forgive us for being sparse with the details, but it appears that Rogers has just launched the BlackBerry Curve 8900. Soon Canadians will be able to exchange a cool $179.99 and 3-years of their life …
Discussion: IntoMobile, SlashGear, CrackBerry.com blogs, Engadget, BlackBerryNews.com, Electronista, mobilesyrup.com, BlackBerry Cool and PalmAddicts
Simon Sage / IntoMobile: BlackBerry 8900 Coming to Rogers Soon?
Chris Davies / SlashGear: BlackBerry Curve 8900 hits Rogers Wireless
Kevin Michaluk / CrackBerry.com blogs: Sneaky Sneaky.. Rogers Soft Launches Curve 8900
Jason Mark / BlackBerryNews.com: Curve 8900 Makes It To Rogers
Sam Mcloughln / PalmAddicts: The BlackBerry Curve 8900 has launched
Ben Hardwidge / Custom PC:
Windows 7 allows DirectX 10 acceleration on the CPU — Windows 7's new WARP system can run Direct3D 10 and 10.1 on the CPU, doing away with the need for a hardware 3D accelerator in some circumstances — It turns out that Intel isn't the only company that's looking at performing Direct3D in software …
Brenda Stokes / SlashGear: Windows 7 WARP makes for DirectX10 acceleration
Donald Melanson / Engadget: Windows 7 WARP system to allow for DirectX 10 CPU acceleration
Sze / iTech News Net:
Meizu M8 Unboxed (Videos added) — Meizu will begin the mass production of M8, an iPhone-like touchscreen mobile phone, on 8 December. The company has sent an unit of M8 to PCOnline for review. Not only the phone itself, the package of M8 is similar to that of iPhone.
Discussion: Engadget, Electronista and SlashGear
Donald Melanson / Engadget: Meizu M8 gets demoed in multi-part video form
Chris Davies / SlashGear: Meizu M8 unboxed
Jacqui Cheng / Ars Technica:
As holiday season closes in, e-books exploding in popularity — There are a number of trends that have skyrocketed in popularity this year despite the otherwise muted economy. One of those trends is the growth of e-books, popularized by the Amazon Kindle and aided by the already-established popularity of Apple's iPhone.
Discussion: I4U News, SlashGear and Electronista
Luigi Lugmayr / I4U News: Amazon Kindle sold out again way beyond Christmas
Chris Davies / SlashGear: Amazon Kindle sold out: three month delay