Alex Brooks / World of Apple:
Kevin Rose Weighs in on iPhone OS 3.0 [Update: Added Video] — Ahead of Apple's preview of iPhone OS 3.0 Kevin Rose has revealed some details that he believes will be present in the major iPhone software upgrade. — During the live Diggnation at SXSW in Austin, Texas last Rose gave details …
Discussion: Gizmodo, 9 to 5 Mac, AppleInsider, MacRumors, Apple 2.0, Electronic Pulp, The iPhone Blog and Pulse2
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: Kevin Rose “confirms” cut/paste, Pre features in iPhone 3.0
Philip Elmer-DeWitt / Apple 2.0: Kevin Rose: How iPhone Copy + Paste will work
David Gonzales / Electronic Pulp: iPhone OS 3. features: video recording (w/timer), dedicated blogging …
Rene Ritchie / The iPhone Blog: UPDATED AGAIN: Cut/Copy Paste! Palm Pre-Features! …
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Kevin Rose Predicts Copy & Paste Coming In iPhone 3.0
Darren Waters / BBC:
Second generation Surface coming — A second generation of Microsoft's Surface computing device is two to three years away, the South by SouthWest Festival has heard. — Developer Joe Olsen, whose company Phenomblue writes applications for the Surface, said he had been told the device was still in the development stage.
Discussion: Ars Technica, Incremental Blogger and digg.com, Thanks:atul
Emil Protalinski / Ars Technica: Second generation Microsoft Surface two to three years away
Dan Frommer / Silicon Alley Insider:
AT&T Adding Capacity At SXSW To Deal With iPhone Crush — AT&T (T) tells us it's adding wireless capacity in downtown Austin to deal with “unprecedented” demand (that's resulted in service that's flaky at best). This, of course, a result of thousands (tens of thousands?) …
Discussion: VoIP Watch, L.A. Times Tech Blog, TECH.BLORGE.com, The Web Life, Edible Apple, Electronista, CNET News and GigaOM
Andy Abramson / VoIP Watch: Bandwidth Is Not Limitless — Let's face it, the iPhone …
Sanfrandan / L.A. Times Tech Blog: SXSW to AT&T: Free our iPhones
Michael W. Jones / TECH.BLORGE.com: AT&T blows a chance at SXSW
Andrew Mager / The Web Life: AT&T network getting extra boost in Austin
Daniel Terdiman / CNET News: AT&T drops the ball on iPhone service at SXSW
Stacey Higginbotham / GigaOM: Tweeting Works: AT&T Boosts SXSW Network
Brian Stelter / New York Times:
Yahoo Reverses Its Web Strategy With Web Videos — For Yahoo's original video strategy, this will be Take Two. — On Monday, the Web portal will announce the latest in a series of niche Web shows. The short segments about celebrity mothers, titled “Spotlight to Nightlight,” …
Discussion: Andy Beal's Marketing Pilgrim, Thanks:atul
Avner Ronen / boxee blog:
boxee iPhone remote app available on the App Store — took a while, but we finally got our iPhone remote app approved. — should be good news for anybody who lost their tiny Apple remote.. : ) — it is very basic, but we think it's a good start. — based on your feedback we'll add more functionality to it.
Discussion: eHomeUpgrade and TUAW, Thanks:atul
Alexander Grundner / eHomeUpgrade: Boxee iPhone Remote App Now Available
John Biggs / CrunchGear:
Poken: Tiny RFID thingies that share all your personal data with others — I was on the SXSW Meatbus last night and I met a charming young lady from England, Renate, who introduced me to the Poken. Poken is a tiny USB key with an embedded RFID reader/transmitter.
Jeffrey Burt / eWeek:
HP Offers Low-Cost NonStop Servers with NS2000s — HP's new NS2000 completes the company's multicore NonStop lineup of fault-tolerant servers by giving SMEs the same high performance that larger enterprises get, but for a lower price. The move by HP is the latest by vendors looking to bring …
Discussion: The Register
Timothy Prickett Morgan / The Register: HP in NonStop rack server chase
Darren Waters / BBC:
Social networks ‘are new e-mail’ — Status updates on sites such as Facebook, Yammer, Twitter and Friendfeed are a new form of communication, the South by SouthWest Festival has heard. — “We are all in the process of creating e-mail 2.0,” David Sacks, founder of business social network Yammer said.
Frank Shaw / Glass House: The New New Communications; or why Twitter/Facebook/Yammer/ et al Are Not It
MG Siegler / VentureBeat: Is the social stream the new email?
Peter Kafka / MediaMemo:
Meet Someone Who Still Wants to Invest in Startups: Founders Fund's Dave McClure — It's a whole lot harder for the startups buzzing around South by Southwest to find someone to back them than it was a year ago. A decimated Dow makes it a lot harder for people to take fliers on even the most promising startups.
Wall Street Journal:
Ex-Allies Square Off in a Tech Turf War — With a big product launch set for Monday, Cisco Systems Inc. is propelling the technology industry into a new era: Giant companies that once prized profitable cooperation are invading each others' turfs. — Cisco plans to announce it will start building …
Discussion: GigaOM, Digits and Between the Lines
Ben Worthen / Digits: A Sneak Peak at Cisco's Big Announcement
Larry Dignan / Between the Lines: Cisco: 'We're going to compete with HP'
Matthew Lasar / Ars Technica:
A nervous FCC announces game plan for new DTV day — Attention full power TV stations: the FCC says that you must notify viewers if your digital TV signal will reach fewer homes than the analog signal did. — The Federal Communications Commission on Friday laid out the rules for the remainder …
The Break it Down Blog:
Netflix Throttling Instant Video Streaming Performance for PC-Viewers … I noticed about 3 weeks ago my streaming video performance from Netflix has become unbearably slow. I'm on a 7 mbps Qwest DSL line in Tucson, AZ and my previous experience with Netflix “Watch Instantly” …
Discussion: Hacking NetFlix and techblog.dallasnews.com