Wall Street Journal:
Two New IPhones Coming; One May Be Aimed at Verizon — Apple Inc. is developing a new iPhone to debut this summer and also appears to be working on a model for U.S. mobile phone operator Verizon Wireless, say people briefed on the matter. — While Apple has unveiled a new iPhone every June …
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Bill Ray / The Register: Best Buy buys in modest iPad supply
Matt Buchanan / Gizmodo: Gamechanger: Two New iPhones, One for Verizon
Jason D. O'Grady / The Apple Core: WSJ: iPhone to migrate to Verizon
Ray Basile / iPhone Savior: Two New iPhone Models Coming, One for Verizon
Sarah Jacobsson / PC World: Is a Verizon iPhone in the Works?
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: New iPhone Coming This Summer, Perhaps On Verizon This Fall [WSJ]
Michael McWhertor / Kotaku: Kotaku Off Topic: Basket Case
Cody Fink / MacStories: The iPhone and Verizon, Will it ever End?
Pulkit Chandna / Maximum PC: Apple May be Developing iPhone for Verizon?
Nancy Gohring / Computerworld: Next-gen iPhone — and Verizon model — coming, report says
Eric Zeman / InformationWeek: Making Sense Of Verizon iPhone Reports
Lee Brodie / CNBC: Verizon To Get iPhone Within 12 Months, Says Analyst
Jennifer Valentino-DeVries / Digits: A Verizon iPhone Would Follow Months of Speculation
Stuart Miles / Pocket-lint: WSJ: Apple developing two new iPhones, one for Verizon
Philip Elmer-DeWitt / Brainstorm Tech: Apple surges on Verizon iPhone report
Dennis Sellers / Macsimum News: ‘WSJ’: Apple is planning a Verizon iPhone
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily: Apple Working on CDMA iPhone for Verizon? [UPDATED]
Erica Ogg / CNET News: WSJ: Verizon iPhone in the works
Bertrand / Erictric: Apple to Release Two iPhones This Year Including a CDMA Version for Verizon Wireless
Glenn Fleishman / TidBITS: Apple May Be Making Verizon-Compatible iPhone
Michael Bettiol / Boy Genius Report: WSJ: Verizon definitely getting the iPhone
Jacqui Cheng / Ars Technica: Report: Verizon iPhone finally coming; will you switch?
Andrew Lim / Recombu: ‘iPhone HD’ coming out this summer? WSJ says yes
Brian X. Chen / Gadget Lab: WSJ: Apple to Produce Verizon iPhone in September
Sam Gustin / DailyFinance: WSJ: Apple's iPhone Coming to Verizon Wireless
Rene Ritchie / TiPb: WSJ jumps on the 4th gen iPhone on Verizon Rumor bandwagon!
Kazouz / LOOPRumors: Apple working on Verizon iPhone?
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: Apple working on two new iPhones, one for Verizon for September
Jay Yarow / Silicon Alley Insider: Apple Working On iPhone For Verizon For This Summer (VZ, AAPL, T)
Christopher Meinck / EverythingiCafe: WSJ: New iPhone coming this summer, Verizon iPhone in the works
Eric M. Zeman / Phone Scoop: New iPhone By Summer, Verizon iPhone By Fall
John Gruber / Daring Fireball:
WSJ's Lame Entry in the iPhone Rumors Game — The Wall Street Journal: … Keep in mind there's a big difference between “is” and “appears to be”. And they have no actual details of the next-generation iPhone. Nothing. Not the A4-family CPU system-on-a-chip.
Discussion: Fonehome.co.uk, Electricpig.co.uk, Gizmodo, Edible Apple, T3.com News, App Advice, I4U News, Electronista, IntoMobile, 9 to 5 Mac, EverythingiCafe, SlashGear, Techland and MacRumors
Ben Sillis / Electricpig.co.uk: iPhone 4.0 dated and specced!
Matt Buchanan / Gizmodo: Rumor: Two New iPhones, One for Verizon
Alexander Vaughn / App Advice: New Round Of Wild Speculations: HD iPhone, Multitasking & Verizon Coming June 22nd
Luigi Lugmayr / I4U News: iPhone 2010 is HD with 940x640px Resolution and A4 SoC Rumored
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: iPhone to have 960x640 double-resolution display? (Updated)
Christopher Meinck / EverythingiCafe: iPhone HD Rumors Fast and Furious
Darren Murph / Engadget:
WSJ: Apple ‘developing new iPhone,’ plus another for Verizon (update: iPhone HD?) — You heard right, folks — according to the Wall Street Journal, Apple is currently “developing a new iPhone to debut this summer,” and as if that weren't enough, it's also “working on another model for US mobile phone operator Verizon Wireless.”
Discussion: Softpedia News, Phones Review, Reuters, Neowin.net, MacRumors iPhone Blog and EverythingiCafe
Andrew Lyle / Neowin.net: iPhone HD on June 22, CDMA version for Verizon?
Marianne Schultz / MacRumors iPhone Blog: Verizon iPhone in the Works?
Christopher Meinck / EverythingiCafe: Poll: Will you switch if Verizon carries the iPhone?
Jason Chen / Gizmodo:
Rumored iPhone 4 Specs: 960x640 Display, Front Facing Camera, Multitasking — Daring Fireball builds on the WSJ iPhone 4 rumors earlier today by dumping what they know: An almost iPad-level 940 x 640 resolution display, an iPad-esque A4 CPU and a front facing camera. AND, multitasking in iPhone OS 4.
Larry Dignan / Between the Lines:
Apple iPhone coming to Verizon Wireless? If so, it'll freeze smartphone upgrades
Apple iPhone coming to Verizon Wireless? If so, it'll freeze smartphone upgrades
Discussion: Softpedia News
Marc Benioff / TechCrunch:
Hello, iPad. Hello, Cloud 2. — The first piece of software I ever wrote was on the TRS-80 Model 1. It was called “How To Juggle”, and it had 4K of memory. It was my version of “Hello World”, what every programmer first writes on a new piece of hardware.
Discussion: deal architect
Tim O'Reilly / O'Reilly Radar:
The State of the Internet Operating System — I've been talking for years about “the internet operating system”, but I realized I've never written an extended post to define what I think it is, where it is going, and the choices we face. This is that missing post.
Discussion: Boing Boing and rc3.org, Thanks:atul
Cory Doctorow / Boing Boing: Tim O'Reilly defines “the Internet operating system”
Chris Ziegler / Engadget:
Exclusive: Android Froyo to take a serious shot at stemming platform fragmentation — We had a couple people at CTIA last week — people whose words carry weight — tell us off the record that the next major version of Android would take big strides toward stopping the ugly trend toward severe fragmentation …
Eric Eldon / Inside Social Games: Android Development to Focus on Defragmentation — Good for Social Games
Jason Ankeny / FierceDeveloper: Can Google solve Android fragmentation?
Stephen Tenerowicz / AndroidGuys: Froyo and Gingerbread Aim to End Android Platform Fragmentation
Todd Ogasawara / MobileContentToday: Can Google Solve Android's Fragmentation Issue? …
Anand Srinivasan / Go Rumors: Google To Slow Down Android Development
Phil Nickinson / Android Central: Google finally to address Android fragmentation with FroYo, Gingerbread?
Matt Buchanan / Gizmodo: Google's Solution to Android Fragmentation: Break It Apart
Joshua Topolsky / Engadget:
Exclusive: Dell Aero hands-on and UI walkthrough (video) — We took a look at the Dell Aero during last week's CTIA bonanza, but AT&T and Dell weren't exactly forthcoming with letting us take the UI for a spin. Luckily, we're pretty resourceful folks, so we've wrangled some face …
Discussion: Android Phone Fans, Android and Me, SlashGear, Android Central, Silicon Alley Insider and techeblog.com
Rob Jackson / Android Phone Fans: Dell Aero Disappoints, Seeks Redemption
Taylor Wimberly / Android and Me: Disappointment: Engadget goes hands on with AT&T Dell Aero
Evan Selleck / SlashGear: AT&T Dell Aero Gets Shown Off in Video [update]
Dan Frommer / Silicon Alley Insider: Dell's Android Phone Will Have App Store Access After All* (GOOG, DELL, T)
Boy Genius Report:
Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac gets undressed — We've just scored some of the first shots of Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac, and while they are said to be very early, you can clearly see the progress that has been made in the transition to native Cocoa applications.
Discussion: Erictric, AppleInsider, MacRumors, GeekSmack and Neowin.net
Prince McLean / AppleInsider: New Office 11 for Mac sports dense ribbons of buttons
Stephen Bennett / GeekSmack: Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 screenshots uploaded
Andrew Lyle / Neowin.net: Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac screenshots revealed
Markus Goebel / TechCrunch Europe:
Europe's biggest publisher embraces the WePad — [Germany] Billed as an iPad competitor, the WePad is not vaporware, but is in fact, The Chosen One. At least, that's the view of some, who are hailing the WePad as the saviour of the German print publishing industry.
Brad Stone / Bits:
Godfather of iPod Severs Final Ties With Apple — An era is formally ending at Apple. Tony Fadell, one of the creators of the iPod and iPhone, is breaking off his nine-year affiliation with Steve Jobs & Co. — Mr. Fadell's exit from Apple, which he planned to announce online Monday night, has been gradual.
Rosa Golijan / Gizmodo: iPod Creator Tony Fadell Leaves Apple
Steven Musil / CNET News: Report: Former iPod chief leaves Apple
Christopher Heine / ClickZ:
Facebook Killing ‘Become A Fan,’ Embracing ‘Like’ — Facebook is scaling back on the word “Fan” and ramping up usage of “Like” on brand pages. According to a confidential e-mail sent to ad agencies today, the social media site will change the “Become A Fan” button to read “Like” within the next few weeks.
Discussion: Inside Facebook, Search Engine Journal, MediaMemo and All Facebook
Eric Eldon / Inside Facebook: Facebook Users Will Soon “Like” a Page to Become a Fan, not “Become a Fan”
Arnold Zafra / Search Engine Journal: Facebook to Change “Become a Fan” Button to “Like” on Fan Pages
Peter Kafka / MediaMemo: Facebook Waves Off “Fan,” Gives “Like” a Thumbs Up
Nick O'Neill / All Facebook: Facebook Wants You To “Like” Everything On The Web
Chad Whitney / The LinkedIn Blog:
LinkedIn for BlackBerry: Anytime, Anywhere — I'm Chad Whitney, the Product Manager responsible for mobile products at LinkedIn. This is my first blog post for LinkedIn, so why not kick things off with a bang? I'm excited to announce the full release of LinkedIn for BlackBerry v1.0.
Discussion: Mashable!, TechCrunch, Erictric, MediaFile, Recombu, CrackBerry.com blogs and Ubergizmo
Bertrand / Erictric: LinkedIn App for BlackBerry Now Available
Alexei Oreskovic / MediaFile: LinkedIn no longer MIA on BlackBerry
Erick Schonfeld / TechCrunch:
Twitter And The Nine-Month Bounce — I've long suspected that the basic usage pattern for Twitter is that people try it, don't get it or become discouraged because they don't know anyone else on it, but it grows on them eventually until they start using it every day.
Arn / MacRumors:
Future Apple's iPad OS Upgrade Pricing Policies Revealed as Apple Seeds GM iPad SDK, Firmware and Licensing Agreement — Apple has begun seeding the Golden Master version of the iPhone OS 3.2 SDK to developers. This represents the shipping version of the software that developers must use to develop iPad applications.
Discussion: Engadget, SlashGear, TiPb, 9 to 5 Mac, Electricpig.co.uk, Erictric, Ubergizmo and Neowin.net
Chris Ziegler / Engadget: iPhone SDK 3.2 goes gold, seeded to paying dev program members
Chris Davies / SlashGear: iPad EULA tips free 3.x & 4.x firmware updates; iPhone OS 3.2 SDK released
Mark Gurman / 9 to 5 Mac: Developers: Submit iPad Apps for Final Review
Owen Williams / Neowin.net: iPhone 3.2 SDK goes gold, distributed to paying developers
Michael Arrington / TechCrunch:
Fake Steve Jobs Blog Likely To Shut Down — It took a year for anyone to figure out that Forbes (now Newsweek) writer Dan Lyons was the guy behind the Fake Steve Jobs blog. Now, a couple of years later, the blog is still going strong. And it remains very, very funny.
Discussion: Tech Eye, Gizmodo, Walt Mosspuppet and Brainstorm Tech
Nick Farrell / Tech Eye: Fake Steve Jobs site to shut down
Kyle VanHemert / Gizmodo: Remainders - The Things We Didn't Post: Dark Side Edition
Philip Elmer-DeWitt / Brainstorm Tech: Fake Steve Jobs TV deal hits a snag
MG Siegler / TechCrunch:
Aha! Google Buzz Is A Black Hole — Its Traffic Must Be Inferred — My bad — maybe. — Earlier today, I reported that Google Buzz, Google's new social sharing service, was sending less traffic than FriendFeed, a service which has been a ghost town in recent months.
Kim-Mai Cutler / VentureBeat:
Google, Microsoft to team up on privacy push launching tomorrow — The world's biggest tech heavyweights are set to team up with each other to influence the future of Internet privacy law. Google, Microsoft and a number of other civil liberties groups, think tanks and tech companies …
Discussion: CNET News and Search Engine Land
Declan McCullagh / CNET News: Tech coalition pushes rewrite of online privacy law
Larry Dignan / Between the Lines:
Apple's Best Buy distribution changes iPad unit calculus — Apple's iPad lands at Apple stores April 3 and Best Buy's distribution heft will be riding shotgun. The double-barreled distribution channel for the Apple iPad may change the calculus behind Wall Street's unit guessing game.
Discussion: Guardian, App Advice, VentureBeat, PC Magazine, Macworld, 9 to 5 Mac, Macsimum News, GottaBeMobile.com, TUAW, The Toybox, Internet2Go, Brainstorm Tech, 901am and Digital Daily
Bobbie Johnson / Guardian: Apple shows off the iPad as gadget fever begins to take hold
Alexander Vaughn / App Advice: Apple Releases The iPad Guided Video Tours
Devindra Hardawar / VentureBeat: iPads shipping now, available at Best Buy April 3, plus Apple's …
Brian Heater / PC Magazine: Morgan Stanley: Apple Could Sell 10M iPads in 2010
Dan Moren / Macworld: Apple posts iPad guided tour videos
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: Apple offering video iPad tutorials online
Dennis Sellers / Macsimum News: Analyst says Apple will ship six million iPads this year
Xavier Lanier / GottaBeMobile.com: Apple iPad Guided Tours
Rachel King / The Toybox: iPads with Wi-Fi will ship by April 12; 3G buyers will have to wait longer
Greg Sterling / Internet2Go: iPad ‘Sells Out,’ ‘iAds’ Coming April 7?
Philip Elmer-DeWitt / Brainstorm Tech: Best Buy's iPad supply: 15 per store
Arnold Zafra / 901am: It's Officially the iPad Week, What Did You Miss So Far?
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily: Morgan Stanley: Apple Will Ship Over Six Million iPads This Year
Chris Preimesberger / eWeek:
Toshiba Unveils Pocket-Sized 1TB Backup Drives — The company's new Windows 7-based Canvio portable hard drives are aimed primarily at consumers but could also be something SMBs and midrange businesses might find useful, since they are inexpensive, easily transportable and capacious.
Discussion: PR Newswire, Electronista, Gearlog, Macsimum News and Crave
Troy Dreier / Gearlog: Toshiba Canvio Offers Pocketable Storage
Dennis Sellers / Macsimum News: Toshiba releases Canvio back-up solution
Christina Warren / Mashable!:
The iTunes App Store Comes to Facebook — Interacting with the iTunes App Store just got easier, thanks to the new App Store Facebook page. — Developed and powered by Vitrue, the new page puts the App Store inside Facebook — making it easy to search for apps, share them with friends …
Discussion: Mobile Entertainment, L.A. Times Tech Blog and App Advice
Don Reisinger / L.A. Times Tech Blog: Browse Apple's App Store in Facebook
Alexander Vaughn / App Advice: The App Store Gets A Facebook Page
Michael Geist Blog:
EU Demands Canada Completely Overhaul Its Intellectual Property Laws — Late last year, a draft of the European Union proposal for the intellectual property chapter of the Canada - EU Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement leaked online. The leak revealed that the EU was seeking some significant changes to Canadian IP laws.
Mike Masnick / Techdirt: EU Keeps Pushing Canada To Make Massive Changes To IP Law …
MG Siegler / TechCrunch:
Boxcar Opens Up Its iPhone Push Notifications. And Soon, You Can Monetize Them — Push Notifications on the iPhone are great, but they can be impossible to manage. That's why Boxcar, a Push Notification management app, is brilliant, and has long been one of my favorite apps.
Grant Gross / PC World:
Lawmakers Ask for FTC Investigation of Google Buzz — Eleven U.S. lawmakers have asked the U.S. Federal Trade Commission to investigate Google's launch of its Buzz social-networking product for breaches of consumer privacy. — The representatives — six Democrats and five Republicans …
Kelly Fiveash / The Register: US lawmakers urge trade commission to scrutinise Google Buzz
Barb Dybwad / Mashable!: U.S. House Members Ask FTC to Investigate Google Buzz
Matt McGee / Search Engine Land: Is Google Buzz Dead Already?
Jessica Guynn / L.A. Times Tech Blog: Lawmakers ask FTC to investigate Google Buzz
Wendy Davis / MediaPost: Lawmakers Seek Investigation Of Google Buzz
Juliana Gruenwald / Tech Daily Dose: House Lawmakers Voice Concern About Google Buzz
Daniel Ionescu / PC World: Geolocation 101: How It Works, the Apps, and Your Privacy
Michael Klurfeld / The Next Web: Congress Calls For Google Buzz Investigation
Chris Davies / SlashGear:
TomTom add lifetime maps/traffic to $200+ PNDs — One of the more compelling aspects of a smartphone-based PND app that uses online mapping data is that you don't need to worry so much about the maps going stale; as long as the provider is on the ball, they can update their servers …
Discussion: CrunchGear, Business Wire, MobileContentToday, GPS Tracklog and Ubergizmo
Todd Ogasawara / MobileContentToday: TomTom Offering Free Lifetime Map & Traffic Updates for Their GPS …
Rich Owings / GPS Tracklog: TomTom rolls out lifetime maps and traffic
Liz Gannes / GigaOM:
Mainstream Commenters Choose Yahoo Logins — When given a choice of login systems, visitors to mainstream media properties such as Slate, Forbes, Newsweek, Discovery, Time and Press Enterprise are most likely to choose Yahoo, according to data collected by commenting system Echo, which helps power such sites.
Discussion: Got Kit?, Yahoo! Developer Network Blog, SiliconANGLE, paidContent and Andy Beal's Marketing Pilgrim
Joseph Tartakoff / paidContent: Looks Like The Yahoo ID Still Has Clout