Arn / MacRumors:
Apple Starts Shipping iPads to Customers — Apple has starting shipping iPads for delivery. Those who placed their orders in on the first day have started receiving shipping notices from the Apple Store. — Unfortunately, the early ship date does not necessarily mean that customers will receive their iPads before April 3rd.
Marco Tabini / Macworld: FAQ: When will I get my iPad?
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: Apple ups iPad shipments to 8-10 million for calendar year 2010?
Stephen Schenck / Obsessable: Apple iPad pre-orders begin shipping, tablet also to be sold at Best Buy
Stan Schroeder / Mashable!: Suppliers Expect to Ship 8-10 Million iPads in 2010 [REPORT]
Adrian Kingsley-Hughes / Hardware 2.0: Apple's outta iPads!
Rachel King / The Toybox: iPads with Wi-Fi will ship by April 12; 3G buyers will have to wait longer
Brian Heater / Gearlog: Apple's iPad Begins Shipping
Michael Grothaus / TUAW: iPad shipments on their way!
Thomas Ricker / Engadget: iPad shipments en route, men in brown on high alert
Bill / PadGadget: Apple Begins iPad Shipments
Ray Basile / iPhone Savior: Apple Begins Shipping iPad Orders
Robin Wauters / TechCrunch:
Apple Confirms: iPad On Sale In “Most” Best Buy Stores On April 3, From 9 AM — So we know that Apple's iPad has started shipping, and this morning the company also confirmed that the device will be on sale in all 221 of its retail stores across the United States as well as “most Best Buy stores” this Saturday, beginning at 9 AM.
Discussion: Between the Lines, Engadget, Ars Technica, Macworld, PR Newswire, MacRumors, Digital Daily, ifoAppleStore, Softpedia News, SlashGear, Erictric, Seeking Alpha, 901am, Boy Genius Report, I4U News, iLounge, DVICE and Electronista
Eric Slivka / MacRumors: Apple Confirms iPad Launch Plans, Announces Personal Setup Service and Workshops
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily: iPad Available at “Most Best Buy Stores” This Saturday
Gary Allen / ifoAppleStore: Apple Preparing for iPad Retail Debut
Chris Davies / SlashGear: Apple detail iPad launch: 9am April 3rd & in Best Buy too
Arnold Zafra / 901am: It's Officially the iPad Week, What Did You Miss So Far?
Michael Bettiol / Boy Genius Report: Pre-order iPads now shipping
Charles Starrett / iLounge: Apple Stores to open at 9 a.m. for iPad launch
Kevin Hall / DVICE: iPad sells out, manufacturers plan to double output
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily:
Morgan Stanley: Apple Will Ship 6+ Million iPads This Year — Apple's iPad hasn't yet arrived at market, but the device's suppliers are already raising their build rates in expectation of strong sales, thanks to encouraging pre-order rates. This according to Morgan Stanley analyst Katy Huberty …
Discussion: CNET News, New York Times, MacRumors, Silicon Alley Insider, Brainstorm Tech, GMSV, MacNN, Technology Questions, ChannelWeb, Guardian, MacDailyNews and Gearlog
Jim Dalrymple / CNET News: Report: iPad suppliers to boost shipments
Eric Slivka / MacRumors: Analyst: 2010 iPad Shipments Could Reach 8-10 Million
Jay Yarow / Silicon Alley Insider: Demand For iPads Exploding: Apple Could Sell 8-10 Million This Year …
Philip Elmer-DeWitt / Brainstorm Tech: Apple ups iPad shipments - report
Layne Heiny / Technology Questions: Morgan Stanley Raises Sales Expectations
Chad Berndtson / ChannelWeb: Apple Sells Out iPad Pre-Order Inventory As Launch Nears
Jemima Kiss / Guardian: iPad round-up: Launch day stock sold out
Brian Heater / Gearlog: Analyst: Apple to Sell 6 Million iPads in 2010
Jeff Whatcott / Brightcove Blog:
The Present and Future of HTML5 Video Experiences — As commercial availability of the Apple iPad draws near, we have been getting a lot of inquiries from customers looking for guidance on what they need to do to deliver great video experiences on these devices that exclusively support the HTML5 approach to video.
Discussion: AppleInsider, DailyTech, Brightcove, Daring Fireball, Beet.TV, Gizmodo, Rev2.org, Between the Lines, codesketch, NewTeeVee and Pocket-lint
Jason Mick / DailyTech: Brightcove to Make HTML5-based iPad/iPhone Advertising Easy for NY Times, TIME
John Gruber / Daring Fireball: Brightcove to Add Support for HTML5 Video
Andy Plesser / Beet.TV: Brightcove Bringing HTML5 to The New York Times, Time Inc. and others for iPad
Matt Buchanan / Gizmodo: How the iPad Is Already Reshaping the Internet (Without Flash)
Craig Agranoff / Rev2.org: No Flash on the iPad is No Problem with HTML5 and Brightcove
Ryan Lawler / NewTeeVee: Brightcove Targets iPad With HTML5 Support
Stuart Miles / Pocket-lint: Brightcove brings video to the iPad
Erick Schonfeld / TechCrunch:
No Flash On The iPad? No Problem. Brightcove Turns Videos Into HTML5. — The lack of Flash on the iPad is a sore point for many and often listed as one of its greatest potential weaknesses. Not allowing Flash on the iPhone is bad enough, but on the larger iPad with full-screen browsing, its absence will be much more noticeable.
Discussion: MacRumors, 9 to 5 Mac, TUAW, Electronista, Softpedia News, TiPb and Edible Apple, Thanks:atul
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: New York Times' videos to play on iPad for launch?
Michael Grothaus / TUAW: Brightcove announces support for HTML5 video
Federico Viticci / MacStories:
Browsing the iPad App Store: A Video — We've seen so many screenshots of the iPad App Store , but what about some video footage? We've just been sent a short video that shows the actual store being used, with all the applications we've seen so far: the Yahoo Entertainment app, Twitterrific …
Discussion: PC World, fierceonlinevideo.com …, The Register, Lost Remote, MediaMemo, Gizmodo, O'Reilly Radar, App Advice, The Huffington Post, Electricpig.co.uk, ithinkdifferent, Fast Company, SlashGear, I4U News, Erictric, World of Apple, MobileContentToday, Mashable!, Pocket-lint, EverythingiCafe, CrunchGear, The Next Web, 9 to 5 Mac, TiPb and Engadget
Ian Paul / PC World: More iPad Apps Surface
Jim O'Neill / fierceonlinevideo.com/news/frontpage: iPad offers online video industry a fourth screen; 8-10 million …
Steve Safran / Lost Remote: Video: Browsing the iApp store
Peter Kafka / MediaMemo: Is This a Preview of the iPad App Store?
Alexander Vaughn / App Advice: Over 100 Apps & Counting: The Ultimate List Of Approved iPad Apps
Bianca Bosker / The Huffington Post: A Sneak Peek At The iPad App Store? (VIDEO)
Mic Wright / Electricpig.co.uk: iPad App Store video revealed
Tauqeer / ithinkdifferent: Yahoo iPad app screenshots
Dan Nosowitz / Fast Company: iPad App Store Preview Leaks: App CoverFlow
Evan Selleck / SlashGear: Apple iPad App Store Shown Off in Video
Todd Ogasawara / MobileContentToday: A Few iPad App Prices Revealed in iPad App Store Video
Brenna Ehrlich / Mashable!: Browsing the iPad App Store [VIDEO]
Stuart Miles / Pocket-lint: VIDEO: iPad App Store gets walkthrough
Tim Barribeau / EverythingiCafe: Browsing Through The iPad App Store
Devin Coldewey / CrunchGear: Why not a third iPad App Store post?
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: Browsing the iPad App Store (Video)
Joshua Topolsky / Engadget: New screenshots of iPad apps start to make this thing seem less like a giant iPhone
Robin Wauters / TechCrunch:
Dashboard App For iPad: Sneak Preview Video — The iPad is coming alright - shipping notices have started popping up this morning, although I'd wager you won't see the first ones effectively arrive until the 3rd of April. At launch day, expect at least 100 apps straight out the gate, and likely double that.
Discussion: ithinkdifferent, PalmAddicts, Pocket-lint, TiPb, 9 to 5 Mac, Gearlog and EverythingiCafe
Sam Mcloughln / PalmAddicts: A widget dashboard app for the iPad is a coming
Stuart Miles / Pocket-lint: VIDEO: Dashboard app brings mulit-tasking to iPad
Rene Ritchie / TiPb: Mac OS X-style Dashboard App for iPad
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: Dashboard comes to iPad as an app?
Tim Barribeau / EverythingiCafe: Carnegie Mellon Student Makes Dashboard App For iPad
Boy Genius Report:
Apple iPad application walkthrough
Apple iPad application walkthrough
Discussion: Fast Company, Computerworld, App Advice, Newsome.Org, iPad Jailbreak, Between the Lines, MacRumors and PadGadget
Kiet Chieng / App Advice: iPad Preview : Music Composition With Pianist Pro
Doublebanker / iPad Jailbreak: 3rd Party iPad App Previews
Larry Dignan / Between the Lines: Apple's iPad app barrage hits the runway
Bill / PadGadget: Yahoo's iPad App Revealed
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Warner Bros. Recruits Students to Spy on Pirates — The people who work at the anti-piracy divisions of Warner Bros. and other large media companies have to be experts in file-sharing technology. It is therefore no surprise that Warner Bros. is actively recruiting students for a job as Anti-Piracy Intern …
Discussion: Softpedia News, p2pnet, 901am, Mashable!, The Next Web, Boy Genius Report, Gizmodo, Lockergnome Blog Network and AppScout
Arnold Zafra / 901am: Warner Bros is Hiring Student Piracy Spies
Stan Schroeder / Mashable!: Warner Bros. Looks for Anti-Piracy Interns
Martin Bryant / The Next Web: Warner Bros Hiring Students As Online Piracy Spies
Michael Bettiol / Boy Genius Report: Warner Bros. looking for a student intern to spy on torrent users
Mark Wilson / Gizmodo: Warner Bros. Hiring Traitors
Ron Schenone / Lockergnome Blog Network: Warner Brothers Hiring Anti-Piracy Interns To Spy On Pirates
Brian Heater / AppScout: Warner Bros. Hiring Students as “Anti-Piracy” Interns
New York Times:
After Google's Move, a Shift in Search Terms — HONG KONG — Chinese searches for politically delicate terms peaked the day Google stopped filtering its search results, but the government pressed on with a campaign to remove online praise of the company. — Searches for “Tiananmen,” …
David Sarno / L.A. Times Tech Blog:
Google says mobile services now partly blocked in China — On Sunday, Google updated a page that has been tracking the status of its services in China to indicate that its “Mobile” service there is now partially blocked. — The precise nature of the block was not clear from Google's status page …
Discussion: MediaMemo and FierceMobileContent
Peter Kafka / MediaMemo: China Drops Google's Call
Jason Ankeny / FierceMobileContent: Google Mobile services partially blocked in China
Kari Huus / msnbc.com: Navigating China's web of censors
Michael Arrington / TechCrunch:
Quora Has The Magic: BenchMark Invests at $86 Million Valuation — Quora, a new startup founded by ex-Facebook employees, has closed a first round of funding, and it's a big one. Benchmark Capital has led the round and general partner Matt Cohler has taken a board seat at the company (Cohler is a former Facebook exec).
Discussion: VatorNews, GigaOM, VentureBeat, Softpedia News and The Noisy Channel, Thanks:mrinaldesai
Matt Bowman / VatorNews: Quora raises rumored $11M for elite Q&A site
Om Malik / GigaOM: Is Quora Worth $86 Million? Or $100 Million?
Kim-Mai Cutler / VentureBeat: Quora's elegant community design wins it funding from Benchmark
Daniel Tunkelang / The Noisy Channel: Want a Quora Invite?
Thomas Ricker / Engadget:
Zune HD 64 makes surprise appearance — The link's dead, but there's no mistaking the appearance of a Zune HD 64 on the official Zune website. Hey Microsoft, got something you want to tell us? A 64GB Zune HD, perhaps, doubling the capacity of your previous top-ender? How about global availability?
Discussion: CrunchGear, DailyTech, ithinkdifferent, SlashGear, WMPoweruser.com, Gadgetell, Pocket-lint and Gizmodo
Matt Burns / CrunchGear: The Zune 64GB leaks right on cue
Brandon Hill / DailyTech: Microsoft Finally Set to Launch 64GB Zune HD
Uzair Ghani / ithinkdifferent: 64GB Zune HD seen on the official Zune website
Chris Davies / SlashGear: Microsoft tip Zune HD 64 for storage-hounds
Robert Nelson / Gadgetell: 64GB Zune HD reference spotted online
Stuart Miles / Pocket-lint: 64GB Zune inbound?
Kat Hannaford / Gizmodo: Zune HD In 64GB Capacity Coming Soon?
David Carr / New York Times:
Not Creating Content. Just Protecting It. — Should we be surprised that the biggest fight over freedom of expression in years involves Google, a company that produces algorithms rather than articles? — Probably not. — Google executives struck a blow for free speech in China last week …
Discussion: Beyond Search
Stephen E. Arnold / Beyond Search: Google and the Fine Line between Content Access and Creation
Leena Rao / TechCrunch:
Opera Mini Sees 50.5 Million Mobile Users In February, Up 145 Percent — Browser maker Opera Software has released its latest ‘State of the Mobile Web’ report this morning, which is based on the usage of its Opera Mini browser for mobile phones. Each month, the conclusion is always the same …
Henry Blodget / Silicon Alley Insider:
Google Apps Still A Tiny Business — Only $50 Million A Year — But Microsoft Should Be In Major Panic Mode (MSFT, GOOG) — Thus far, Microsoft (MSFT) is doing a good job of holding off Google Apps (GOOG). — The demand for Office 2010 appears to be strong, and most companies that spoke …
Discussion: Gadgetell, Wall Street Journal and Between the Lines
Andrew Kameka / Gadgetell: Google apps has 50 million users...and Microsoft's watchful eye
Nick Wingfield / Wall Street Journal: Microsoft Office Faces Challenge From Free Google Tools
Larry Dignan / Between the Lines: News to know: AMD; Apple; Facebook; Microsoft
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
AMD launches 12-core server chips in latest salvo against Intel — The chip core war continues to heat up. Today Advanced Micro Devices is announcing the release of new server microprocessors with 8 or 12 processors on a single chip. — The announcement comes less than two weeks …
Discussion: The Register, eWeek, Computerworld, AnandTech, Boy Genius Report, Tech Eye, Between the Lines, CNET News and I4U News
Jeffrey Burt / eWeek: AMD Launches 12-Core Opterons as HP, Dell, Acer Sign On
Anand Lal Shimpi / AnandTech: AMD's 12-core “Magny-Cours” Opteron 6174 vs. Intel's 6-core Xeon
Andrew Munchbach / Boy Genius Report: AMD Opteron 4000 & 6000: 12 cores, 1 chip
Mike Magee / Tech Eye: AMD claims Magny Cours will deck Intel on price
Brooke Crothers / CNET News: AMD, Intel ready ‘many core’ processors
Shane McGlaun / I4U News: AMD Debuts New Opteron 6000 Series CPUs
Joseph Tartakoff / paidContent:
The (Short) History Of Twitter's Plans To Make Money — After being hounded for months about how it plans to make money, Twitter (finally) is set to provide an answer, likely at the company's Chirp conference in mid-April. What'll it be? The consensus is that an ad platform of some sort will be announced.