Clayton Morris / Fox News:
Apple Tablet, iPhone 4 Launch Confirmed for January 27 — Apple just announced an event on January 27th that will no doubt dazzle us with what the company is calling its “latest creation.” At the event, Apple will unveil the company's long-rumored tablet device.
Discussion: PC World, The Next Web, AppleInsider, MacRumors, Engadget, 9 to 5 Mac, FierceDeveloper, 901am, The iPhone Blog, Fone Arena, Mashable!, iPhone Savior, EverythingiCafe and Edible Apple
Chris Brandrick / PC World: Fox News “Confirms” Apple Tablet, iLife 2010 & Next iPhone OS
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: FoxNews: Event will be Tablet, iPhone OS 4.0 and iLife 2010
Arnold Zafra / 901am: As Apple Sends Out Official Invites for Jan 27 Event, Rumors Abound On iPhone 4.0
Ray Basile / iPhone Savior: Apple Issues Invitations for January 27th Event
Tim Barribeau / EverythingiCafe: iPhone OS 4.0, iLife 2010 and Tablet Confirmed For Jan 27, Says Fox News
Jeffrey A. Trachtenberg / Wall Street Journal:
Publisher in Talks With Apple Over Tablet — HarperCollins Publishers is negotiating with Apple Inc. to make electronic books available for the introduction of a new tablet device from Apple, according to people familiar with the situation, posing a challenge to Amazon.com Inc.
Owen Fletcher / PC World: Report: Apple in Talks With Publisher on Tablet E-books
Michelle Meyers / CNET News: WSJ: Apple in tablet talks with HarperCollins
Staci D. Kramer / paidContent: News Corp.'s HarperCollins And Apple?
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily:
Apple Announces Jan. 27 Special Event: “Come See Our Latest Creation” — Confirming a date first reported by Digital Daily, Apple (AAPL) this morning announced an invitation-only special event to be held at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Theater in San Francisco on January 27 - a Wednesday.
Discussion: Gizmodo, The Loop, engadget.com, PC World, Technologizer, Internet2Go, Sample the Web, AppleInsider, 9 to 5 Mac, Crave, Telegraph, App Advice, Boy Genius Report, NBC Bay Area, VentureBeat, Computerworld, Mobile Entertainment, Electronista, Bits, MacRumors, Pocket-lint, CrunchGear, Mashable!, The Next Web and Ars Technica
Kat Hannaford / Gizmodo: Apple January 27th “Come See Our Latest Creation” Event Confirmed
Jim Dalrymple / The Loop: Apple announces special event for January 27
Joshua Topolsky / engadget.com: It's on: Apple holding January 27th event to show off its ‘latest creation’
Philip Michaels / PC World: Apple to Hold Product Event on January 27
Harry McCracken / Technologizer: Yup, Apple is Holding an Event on January 27th. Join Us There!
Greg Sterling / Internet2Go: January 27: Will Apple's Tablet Dazzle or Disappoint?
C.K. Sample III / Sample the Web: My hope for Apple's announcement
Jonny Evans / 9 to 5 Mac: Apple event confirmed: 27 January 10am PT
Lance Whitney / Crave: The gadget blog: Apple officially announces January 27 event
Claudine Beaumont / Telegraph: Apple confirms Jan 27 event
Alexander Vaughn / App Advice: Apple's January 27th Event Confirmed, “Come See Our Latest Creation”
Owen Thomas / NBC Bay Area: Apple Invites Press to See “Latest Creation”
Stuart Dredge / Mobile Entertainment: It's on: Apple confirms Jan-27 mystery launch event
Brad Stone / Bits: Apple to Show Off Its ‘Latest Creation’ Next Week
Amy-Mae Elliott / Pocket-lint: “Come see our latest creation” - Apple iTablet event invites arrive
Adam Ostrow / Mashable!: Apple Tablet Likely to Be Revealed Next Wednesday
Jacqui Cheng / Ars Technica: Apple confirms mystery Jan. 27 “creative” event
Daniel Ionescu / PC World:
Apple Tablet and NY Times Paywall: Rumors Merge — The New York Times hasn't spilled the beans over the Apple tablet again, but rumors are linking the two companies once more. Reports of an upcoming paid model to be adopted by the New York Times are correlated with the mythical Apple tablet …
Discussion: SteveOuting.com, Guardian, New York Post, GigaOM, BetaNews, The Microsoft Blog, TUAW, 9 to 5 Mac and p2pnet
Charles Arthur / Guardian: Apple confirms date for its ‘event’: we know it's a tablet, but what else?
Paul Tharp / New York Post: ‘Slim’ Times option
Mathew Ingram / GigaOM: Grey Lady's Troubles With the P-Word
Tim Conneally / BetaNews: Apple's ‘latest creation’ to debut on January 27
Erica Sadun / TUAW: Take two tablets and call us in the morning
Jack Purcher / Patently Apple:
Apple: The Tablet Prophecies
Apple: The Tablet Prophecies
Discussion: App Advice, 9 to 5 Mac and MacDailyNews
Alexander Vaughn / App Advice: Patent Watching : Apple Tablet Prophecies
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: The Tablet Prophecies
Brian Stelter / New York Times:
Xbox Takes On Cable, Streaming TV Shows and Movies — Executives at Microsoft are fond of saying that its subscription gaming service, Xbox Live, should be thought of as a cable channel. — They want Xbox to be seen not merely as a gaming machine for teenagers, but as a media portal for parents and grandparents, too.
Discussion: paidContent, Silicon Alley Insider, DailyTech, Mashable!, VG247, Joystiq, Maximum PC, Electronista, Gizmodo, Gizmodo Australia, Kotaku and Edge Online, Thanks:mrinaldesai
Joseph Tartakoff / paidContent: Microsoft, Disney In Talks To Bring ESPN To Xbox Live
Nick Saint / Silicon Alley Insider: Here Comes ESPN To Xbox (MSFT, DIS)
Brandon Hill / DailyTech: Xbox Live Could Get ESPN Streaming
Barb Dybwad / Mashable!: Microsoft to Take on Cable TV with Xbox LIVE?
Patrick Garratt / VG247: Report - ESPN in talks to stream sports to 360
Alexander Sliwinski / Joystiq: NYT: Microsoft in talks with ESPN to stream content on Xbox
Bart Salisbury / Maximum PC: Game Consoles to Become Streaming Media Centers
Brian Barrett / Gizmodo: Xbox Live May Kill Cable With Live Streaming Sports From ESPN
Stephen Totilo / Kotaku: Report: ESPN Coming To Xbox 360?
Gavin Ogden / Edge Online: Microsoft In Talks To Stream ESPN On 360
Apple to launch 22-inch touch-enabled all-in-one PC in 2010, says paper — Apple reportedly plans to launch a 22-inch touch-enabled all-in-one PC in 2010, in addition to the current non-touch 21.5- and 27-inch iMacs, according to a Chinese-language Commercial Times report.
Discussion: Between the Lines, AppleInsider, Engadget, The Next Web, Softpedia News, Boy Genius Report, The iPhone Blog, Macsimum News, MacRumors, I4U News, The Toybox, Neowin.net News Feed for, Go Rumors, SlashGear, Electricpig.co.uk, TUAW, GottaBeMobile.com, EverythingiCafe, Electronista, Ubergizmo, 9 to 5 Mac, Silicon Alley Insider and Gizmodo
Sam Diaz / Between the Lines: Apple event slated for Jan. 27
Tim Stevens / Engadget: Apple launching 22-inch touchscreen iMac this year?
Jacob Friedman / The Next Web: Should Apple Release an iMac Touch? History Says No
Andrew Munchbach / Boy Genius Report: 22-inch touch screen Apple iMac on the way?
Dennis Sellers / Macsimum News: Macsimum Poll: would you be interested in a touch-enabled iMac?
Luigi Lugmayr / I4U News: 22-inch Apple iMac Touch Rumored for 2010
Chris Davies / SlashGear: Apple 22-inch touchscreen iMac tipped for 2010
Ben Sillis / Electricpig.co.uk: Touchscreen Apple iMac incoming?
Dave Caolo / TUAW: Rumor: 22" touch computer coming from Apple
Warner Crocker / GottaBeMobile.com: Macs Get All Touchy Feely with jiTouch2 and Apple Coming out with …
Christopher Meinck / EverythingiCafe: Apple To Launch 22-inch Touch Screen Mac?
Dan Frommer / Silicon Alley Insider: Apple Launching 22-Inch Touch Computer This Year, Says Chinese Report (AAPL)
Kat Hannaford / Gizmodo: Touchscreen Apple iMac In New 22-inch Size Rumored
Ian Paul / PC World:
22-Inch Touchscreen iMac in the Works, Report Says
22-Inch Touchscreen iMac in the Works, Report Says
Discussion: Macsimum News and The Next Web
Dennis Sellers / Macsimum News: Apple to release touch-enabled iMac later this year?
Google probing possible inside help on attack — Buzz up! — SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Google is investigating whether one or more employees may have helped facilitate a cyber-attack that the U.S. search giant said it was a victim of in mid-December, two sources told Reuters on Monday.
Philip J Cunningham / CHINAdaily: ‘Do No Evil’ lays bare Web giant's hypocrisy
Chris Crum / WebProNews: Were Googlers Involved in Chinese Cyber Attack?
Elinor Mills / CNET News: Google China insiders may have helped with attack
Shane McGlaun / DailyTech: Google Attackers May Have Had Inside Assistance
Michael Klurfeld / The Next Web: Chinese Attacked Google From The Inside?
Stan Schroeder / Mashable!: Was the Cyber Attack on Google an Inside Job?
Jessica E. Vascellaro / Wall Street Journal: Google Probing Any Staff Link to Attack
Dan Frommer / Silicon Alley Insider: Google China Employees May Have Helped Chinese Government Hack Google (GOOG)
Doug Isenberg / GigaLaw.com Daily News: Google Probing Role by Employees in Cyber-Attack
Duncan Geere / Pocket-lint: Google hack aided by insiders?
Tania Branigan / Guardian: Google investigates China staff over cyber attack
Times of London:
China tried to hack our computers, says India's security chief M.K. Narayanan — Chinese hackers are believed to have attempted to penetrate India's most sensitive government office in the latest sign of rising tensions between the two rival Asian powers, The Times has learnt.
Discussion: PC World
John Ribeiro / PC World: Report: India Claims It Was Also Hacked by Chinese
Edward Wong / New York Times:
Foreign Journalists in Beijing Hit by E-Mail Hackers
Foreign Journalists in Beijing Hit by E-Mail Hackers
Discussion: ReadWriteWeb, GMSV, p2pnet, Silicon Alley Insider, Tech Eye, GigaLaw.com Daily News and Gawker
John Murrell / GMSV: Outlook for Google's China talks: nasty, brutish and short (1)
Henry Blodget / Silicon Alley Insider: Is Google Going To Address The Fact That So Many Gmail Accounts Are Getting Hacked?
Tamlin Magee / Tech Eye: Foreign journalists email hacked in China
Hamilton Nolan / Gawker: Journalists in China Totally Switching Back to Yahoo
Jon Stokes / Ars Technica:
The case against a 10" AMOLED Apple tablet — Active matrix OLED (AMOLED) was one of the hot technologies at CES this year—the tech's profile was raised by Google's launch of the Nexus One, and vendors had 3D and 2D OLED prototype displays of up to 32 inches in size on the CES show floor.
Kyle VanHemert / Gizmodo Australia: Remainders - The Good, Bad And Ugly Things We Didn't Post
Eric Slivka / MacRumors: Apple Tablet Seen as Not Likely to Include OLED Screen
Rene Ritchie / The iPhone Blog: OLED/AMOLED Not Realistic for iTablet, How About for 4th Gen iPhone?
Warner Crocker / GottaBeMobile.com: It's Official Apple Sends Invites for “Latest Creation” Event on January 27
Jason D. O'Grady / The Apple Core: Is the world ready for an AMOLED tablet?
Cyril Kowaliski / The Tech Report: January 27 Apple event confirmed
Tim Barribeau / EverythingiCafe: OLED Tablet Unlikely Says Ars
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: Apple tablet unlikely to be OLED -Ars
Kyle VanHemert / Gizmodo: Remainders - The Good, Bad and Ugly Things We Didn't Post (and Why)
Twitter joke led to Terror Act arrest and airport life ban — When heavy snowfall threatened to scupper Paul Chambers's travel plans, he decided to vent his frustrations on Twitter by tapping out a comment to amuse his friends. “Robin Hood airport is closed,” he wrote.
Discussion: CNET News, Guardian, p2pnet, TG Daily and The Next Web
Chris Matyszczyk / CNET News: Twitter airport bomb joker arrested
Martin Wainwright / Guardian: Airport bomb scare Twitterer arrested
Andrew Thomas / TG Daily: Man arrested for using Twitter
Martin Bryant / The Next Web: Man arrested as terrorist after Twitter joke
Chris Ziegler / Engadget:
HTC ‘Supersonic’ to ring in WiMAX on Sprint, Android-style — Remember that mysterious HTC A9292 with WiMAX rumored for Sprint a few days back? Well, take a seat, folks — we think we've got the lowdown on it here from a trusted source, and it's a bit of a monster:
Discussion: Computerworld, IntoMobile, PhoneReport v2.0, Softpedia News, I4U News, Electronista, dailywireless.org, Pocketables, AndroidGuys, SlashGear and Android Central
Seth Weintraub / Computerworld: Next iPhone killer? WiMAX-enabled ‘Supersonic’ with Android
Stefan Constantinescu / IntoMobile: Rumor: HTC Supersonic: The first Sprint WiMAX phone? …
Meraj Chhaya / PhoneReport v2.0: HTC Supersonic to Explore Sprint's 4G Potential
Robert Evans / I4U News: HTC ‘Supersonic’: Sprint's First WiMax Phone
Sam Churchill / dailywireless.org: Sprint's WiMAX Phone?
Chris Davies / SlashGear: HTC Supersonic is Sprint's WiMAX Android A9292?
Phil Nickinson / Android Central: HTC A9292 may be Sprint WiMAX ‘Supersonic’
Malatesta / WMExperts:
Windows Mobile 7: What we expect and what we are hearing — Okay everyone, time to put on your rumor helmets (they're like beer helmets, but filled with vodka). Here's what we are hearing about Windows Mobile 7 from various sources (none of which has been announced by Microsoft).
Stephen Schenck / Obsessable: Windows Mobile 7 coming in business and media editions
Jason Dunn / Windows Phone Thoughts.com: Windows Mobile 7 Round-Up Rumours
MG Siegler / TechCrunch:
BarMax: The $1,000 iPhone App That Might Actually Be Worth It — In August 2008, Apple approved an application in the App Store called I Am Rich. The app did nothing beyond show a picture of a red gem. So why was it notable? Because it cost $999.99. Though Apple pulled it relatively quickly …
Discussion: Telegraph, iPhone Buzz, PC World, EverythingiCafe, Gizmodo Australia, Maximum PC, Mashable!, Gizmodo, The Apple Core, Edible Apple, LOOPRumors, The iPhone Blog and textually.org
Claudine Beaumont / Telegraph: $1,000 BarMax iPhone app aimed at lawyers
Jared Newman / PC World: $1000 iPhone App Returns with BarMax
Christopher Meinck / EverythingiCafe: BarMax App a Great Value, Even at $1,000
Paul Lilly / Maximum PC: $1,000 iPhone App Might Actually be a Bargain
Samuel Axon / Mashable!: Study for the Bar Exam on Your iPhone
Sean Fallon / Gizmodo: BarMax iPhone App Might Actually Be a Bargain at $1000
Jason D. O'Grady / The Apple Core: The return of the $1,000 iPhone app: BarMax CA
Rene Ritchie / The iPhone Blog: Preparing for the Bar Exam? Got $1000? Yep, There's BarMax CA for That!
Ryan Vance / Revision3:
An Open Letter to Conan O'Brien — I'm taking this opportunity to officially offer you a brand-new show of your choosing here at Revision3. Rest assured, you'll be able to bring your set, band and even Andy (especially Andy) with you as you transition to our cutting-edge online TV network.
Discussion: Bits, MediaPost, Mashable!, Online Video Watch and Tubefilter News
Nick Bilton / Bits: What If Conan Said, ‘Bye, NBC. Hello, Internet’?
Mark Walsh / MediaPost: Revision 3 Offers Conan His Own Internet Show
Adam Ostrow / Mashable!: Online Video Network Revision3 Offers Conan a Job
Ben Homer / Online Video Watch: Revision3 Woos Conan; Benefits suck.
Marc Hustvedt / Tubefilter News: Revision3 to Conan: Our Offer is on the Table
MG Siegler / TechCrunch:
Foursquare Not Flattered By Yelp Check-Ins — Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. But Foursquare doesn't seem too tickled by Yelp's newest feature. — On Friday, Yelp fired a major shot across the bow of the location-based services with the launch of the latest version of its iPhone app.
Discussion: ProgrammableWeb and metarand
Michael Manoochehri / ProgrammableWeb: 4 Fun and Useful Foursquare Apps
Steven Sande / TUAW:
Acrobat.com Mobile now available on the iPhone; free, but expensive — Adobe's Acrobat.com website is not only an online collaboration center, but also provides a way to convert files to PDF, meet live over the web, or store and share files. — Now some of that Acrobat.com goodness has found its way into your iPhone.
Emily Geminder / New York Observer:
Google Gobbles 57K More Feet in Taconic's 111 Eighth — 111 Eighth Avenue — The amount of silicon in Manhattan just got bigger. Since Google first occupied the old Port Authority building at 111 Eighth Avenue back in 2006, New York has been rife with speculation about the day-to-day exploits of the Internet empire.
Discussion: Silicon Alley Insider
Gillian Reagan / Silicon Alley Insider: Google Just Keeps Getting Bigger (GOOG)
Kim Thai / Brainstorm Tech:
Ringtones' requiem — Customized cellphone rings are so 2004. But the music industry has a new source of revenue - it's all about the ringback tone. — Remember the ringtone? Just two years ago consumers were spending $1 billion a year on song snippets for their cellphones.
Tony Adam / Shrinkage Is Good:
The Ultimate Cell Phone Plans Comparison — On Friday, Verizon Wireless announced pricing plan restructuring that would reduce the cost of voice usage. AT&T Wireless quickly followed suit and unveiled their updated cell phone plans as well. Today is the day that those changes go into effect.
Fred / A VC:
Twitter.com vs The Twitter Ecosystem — John Borthwick, co-founder of Betaworks, parent company to bit.ly, twitterfeed, tweetdeck, chartbeat, and many other interesting web services, posted yesterday on “Ongoing tracking of the real time web ...” — Through these various Betaworks companies …
Discussion: TechCrunch, SocialTimes.com and THINK / Musings
Erick Schonfeld / TechCrunch: Getting A Handle On The Size Of The Realtime Web And The Twitter Ecosystem
Forrest Kobayashi / SocialTimes.com: Twitter Experiences “Highest-Usage” Day, But Debate Rages On
Brian Barrett / Gizmodo:
The Subscription War: You're Bleeding to Death — You know what's great? My smartphone puts the world in my pocket. Broadband puts 2,454,399 channels on my HDTV. I can access the internet from a freaking airplane! You know what's unsustainable? Paying for it all.
Discussion: Rough Type
Steve Lohr / New York Times:
Companies Fight Endless War Against Computer Attacks — The recent computer attacks on the mighty Google left every corporate network in the world looking a little less safe. — Google's confrontation with China — over government censorship in general and specific attacks on its systems …
Ross Miller / Engadget:
Rumored HTC tablet project both confirmed and suspended in one fell swoop — Remember those rumored HTC Android / Chrome OS touch tablets that were supposedly being shown behind the scenes at CES? In a brief statement given to Australia's Channel News, Sales and Marketing Director Anthony Petts …
Discussion: Channel News and WMPoweruser.com
David Richards / Channel News: HTC Shelves Tablet Plan New HD2 Smartphone Today
Robin Wauters / TechCrunch:
Baidu CTO Yinan Li Quits, Days After COO's Departure — There's something going on over at Baidu, the leading search engine provider in China. A mere ten days after the company's chief operating officer Peng Ye bailed for ‘personal reasons’, Baidu this morning announced that chief technology officer Yinan Li is also calling it quits.
Discussion: WebProNews, PR Newswire and Washington Post
Doug Caverly / WebProNews: Baidu CTO's Resignation Announced