Enigmax / TorrentFreak:
One-Click iPhone App Cracker Released to the Public — Recently we have reported on what can happen when iPhone software from the Apple store is cracked and made available to the public. In our articles we briefly touched on how these applications were cracked, via a piece of code known as Crackulous.
Dom Sagolla / 140 Characters:
How Twitter Was Born — Twitter was born about three years ago, when @Jack, @Biz, @Noah, @Crystal, @Jeremy, @Adam, @TonyStubblebine, @Ev, me (@Dom), @Rabble, @RayReadyRay, @Florian, @TimRoberts, and @Blaine worked at a podcasting company called Odeo, Inc. in South Park, San Francisco.
Discussion: Leigh's Blitherings and Twitterrati
Mark Evans / Twitterrati: How Twitter was Started
Adobe's Narayen Says Flash on IPhone Is a Challenge — Jan. 30 (Bloomberg) — Adobe Systems Inc. faces a challenge in creating a version of its Flash video software for Apple Inc.'s iPhone, Chief Executive Officer Shantanu Narayen said. — “It's a hard technical challenge …
Discussion: CNET News, TeleRead, 9 to 5 Mac, ReadWriteWeb, VentureBeat, IntoMobile, TUAW, Mobile Tech Addicts, iPhone Savior, Computerworld Blogs, Engadget, Gizmodo, techblog.dallasnews.com, tinyComb and Neowin.net
Jonathan Skillings / CNET News: Adobe CEO: Flash on iPhone not so easy
David Rothman / TeleRead: Expecting to read Adobe-DRMed books soon on your iPhone via Digital Editions?
Lidija Davis / ReadWriteWeb: Confirmed: Apple and Adobe Collaborating on iPhone Flash
MG Siegler / VentureBeat: Adobe and Apple working to bring Flash to the iPhone? We've heard that before.
James Falconer / IntoMobile: Adobe Still Working Hard on Flash for the iPhone
Mat Lu / TUAW: Flash coming to the iPhone after all?
Mr. Besilly / iPhone Savior: Adobe, Apple Developing iPhone Flash Solution
Seth Weintraub / Computerworld Blogs: The next iPhone — The iPhone that Apple will likely be releasing …
Paul Miller / Engadget: Apple teams up with Adobe for iPhone Flash at long last
Victor Godinez / techblog.dallasnews.com: Adobe confirms it's working with Apple on Flash for the iPhone
David Heyerman / tinyComb: Flash Coming To The iPhone: Says Adobe
Sam Symons / Neowin.net: Adobe, Apple working on Flash for iPhone
Aidan Malley / AppleInsider:
Adobe, Apple working together on Flash for iPhone
Adobe, Apple working together on Flash for iPhone
Discussion: TechSpot, The BFF, The iPhone Blog, MacRumors and digg.com
Rene Ritchie / The iPhone Blog: Adobe and Apple Sitting in a Tree, F L A S H To Be?
Kevin Michaluk / CrackBerry.com blogs:
Best Yet? OS 126.96.36.199 Leaked for the BlackBerry Storm 9530 — Notice the blog post title starts with Best Yet followed by a question mark? That's because every time one of these unofficial Storm OS updates surfaces in the wild and I deem it Best Yet out of starting gates …
Discussion: IntoMobile and Engadget Mobile
James Falconer / IntoMobile: BlackBerry Storm 9530 OS 188.8.131.52 Leaked... Surprise!
MG Siegler / VentureBeat:
Credit problem takes down the iTunes store — I just opened the iTunes store to attempt to buy last night's episode of Battlestar Galactica and was greeted with a message telling me that my store credit balance is currently unavailable. I found that odd because I don't currently have any credits …
Discussion: 9 to 5 Mac and Neowin.net, Thanks:sampad
Quincy Pince-Nez / 9 to 5 Mac: Is the iTunes store having its own credit crunch?
Chakkaradeep Chandran / Neowin.net: iTunes Store down due to credit problem?
Peter Baker / New York Times:
New Symbol of Elite Access: E-Mail to the Chief — WASHINGTON — Anthony Lake served as one of Barack Obama's principal counselors on foreign affairs during the campaign and exchanged e-mail messages with him regularly. But now that Mr. Obama is president, Mr. Lake no longer has his e-mail address.
Jeff Jarvis / BuzzMachine:
Davos09: Open Bank — At the end of my Davos week, I finally saw tiny notes of hope - faint LEDs at the end of a long tunnel - and they came not from the business, government, and journalistic leaders here but instead from technologists, entrepreneurs, and educators.
Adam Pash / Lifehacker:
Happy Birthday, Lifehacker: Our Best Posts from 2005 to 2009 — The first Lifehacker post hit the tubes four years ago today. Since then, we've published thousands of tips, tricks, guides, and tools to streamline your life. Here's a brief history of Lifehacker, 2005 to 2009.
Fred / A VC:
When Talking About Business Models, Remember That Profits Equal Revenues Minus Costs — There is no shortage of discussion about Internet business models these days. And they almost always focus on revenues. But revenues are only half of the value creation equation. The other half is costs.
Discussion: Online Media Cultist, rc3.org and Wall Street Journal, Thanks:atul
Eric Berlin / Online Media Cultist: Two great articles that show that smaller can be better than bigger
Chris Anderson / Wall Street Journal: The Economics of Giving It Away
Matt Hickey / Crave: The gadget blog:
Dell's rumored smartphone: Look out RIM — OK, so Dell and Apple have been locked in a marketing war for years. Dell has long been considered the default PC for enterprise, while Apple has positioned itself as the most influential consumer computer brand in the world.
Discussion: Silicon Alley Insider and digg.com
Rick Segal / The Post Money Value: The Killer Meme - Alive and Well in 2009
Dave Zatz / Zatz Not Funny!:
The Future of SlingPlayer Mobile — While I'm not quite ready to speculate on Sling Media's future retail presence and hardware initiatives, in light of recent defections, we do have a few clues as to their current mobile strategy. — SlingPlayer Mobile (SPM), which enables you to watch …
Discussion: Smartphones and Cell Phones and Boy Genius Report
Matthew Miller / Smartphones and Cell Phones: Sling Media taking a wait and see approach to the Palm WebOS
Peter Cooper / Ruby Inside:
Ruby 1.9.1 Released - First Production Release of the Fastest Ruby Ever! — Note: This post was intentionally delayed due to ruby-lang.org going down for maintenance shortly after the release of 1.9.1. I've been kindly given a copy of 1.9.1 to mirror, however.
Stefanie Hoffman / ChannelWeb:
Fannie Mae Logic Bomb Attack ‘Tip Of The Iceberg’ — The contracted Fannie Mae engineer indicted Tuesday by the Justice Department for allegedly planting a logic bomb represents the beginning of a trend of insider attacks responding to layoffs and job insecurity because of the weak economy, experts say.