Mark Zuckerberg / Washington Post:
From Facebook, answering privacy concerns with new settings — Six years ago, we built Facebook around a few simple ideas. People want to share and stay connected with their friends and the people around them. If we give people control over what they share, they will want to share more.
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Jason Kincaid / TechCrunch: Mark Zuckerberg On Facebook's Privacy Controls: “We Just Missed The Mark”
Cecilia Kang / Post Tech: Internet privacy comes to head; Facebook to change tools …
Tony Romm / Hillicon Valley: Morning tech tip sheet: Monday, May 24 — Facebook responds, China fires back
Pete Cashmore / Mashable!: Facebook CEO: We Will Add Simpler Privacy Controls
Larry Seltzer / Security Watch: Facebook Founder Promises Privacy
Mike Butcher / TechCrunch Europe: “Evil” app shows how Facebook users make their mobile numbers public
Alan Patrick / broadstuff: Facebook still dodging the Opt In option?
Joseph Tartakoff / paidContent: Facebook's Zuckerberg: “We Have Heard The Feedback”
David Gelles / blogs.ft.com: Zuckerberg: simplified controls coming soon
Kevin Murphy / THINQ.co.uk: Facebook to simplify privacy controls
Charlie Anzman / SEO and Tech Daily: Zuckerberg Responds to Facebook Critics in WP Monday
Robert Scoble / Scobleizer:
When do you throw a CEO's privacy under the bus? — It's interesting that lots of people who really don't like Facebook's privacy don't get mad when journalists and bloggers put into public view Steve Jobs' emails to them. — Today I got an email from Mark Zuckerberg, CEO/founder of Facebook.
Discussion: ZDNet, thylmann.net, Erictric, All Facebook, Mashable!, ReadWriteWeb, Chester Wisniewski's Blog, Silicon Alley Insider, broadstuff, Icodom and TNW Social Media, Thanks:sameerpatel
Larry Dignan / ZDNet: Facebook: Simple privacy controls coming soon
Oliver Thylmann / thylmann.net: The privacy concern Zuckerberg did not answer
Eric / Erictric: Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg: “I want to make sure we get this stuff right this time.”
Nick O'Neill / All Facebook: Massive Facebook Privacy Changes Are Imminent
Pete Cashmore / Mashable!: Facebook CEO: “We've Made a Bunch of Mistakes”
Curt Hopkins / ReadWriteWeb: Facebook CEO: “I know we've made a bunch of mistakes”
Chester Wisniewski / Chester Wisniewski's Blog: Facebook responds privately - Too little, too late?
Henry Blodget / Silicon Alley Insider: Facebook's Zuckerberg Admits “Mistakes,” …
Alan Patrick / broadstuff: Fun with Facebook and Privacy game theory
Zachary Collins / Icodom: Mark Zuckerberg Admits Mistakes; Changes Coming Soon
Victoria Macdonald / Guardian:
Adopted children face anguish as birth parents stalk them on Facebook — Social networking sites being used to flout rules leading to ‘intrusive and unplanned’ contact — The natural parents of adopted children are increasingly using Facebook and other social networking sites to track …
Todd Bishop / TechFlash:
Ballmer on Facebook privacy: Zuckerberg one of ‘good guys’ — Google and Facebook are the ones grappling with high-profile security and privacy problems these days, but Microsoft has been there before, many times, and the issues were clearly on Steve Ballmer's mind during a talk this past week on the company's Redmond campus.
Discussion: Digital Daily, Scobleizer, NPR and The Tech Herald …, Thanks:atul
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily: QOTD — Bad guys are bad guys. OK? There are guys …
Robert Scoble / Scobleizer: Facebook we have a problem — Leo Laporte is now claiming …
Zephoria / danah boyd:
Quitting Facebook is pointless; challenging them to do better is not
Quitting Facebook is pointless; challenging them to do better is not
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Danah Boyd / VatorNews: Facebook is trying to be a utility
Steve Jobs to Kick Off Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference 2010 with Keynote Address on Monday, June 7 — Apple® will kick off its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) with a keynote address by CEO Steve Jobs on Monday, June 7 at 10:00 a.m. This year's WWDC sold out in a record eight days to over 5,000 developers.
Discussion: 9 to 5 Mac and Silicon Alley Insider
Jonny Evans / 9 to 5 Mac: Apple confirms Steve Jobs WWDC 2010 keynote for June 7
Jay Yarow / Silicon Alley Insider:
Steve Jobs Email: “Not A Chance” Google Is Leapfrogging Us (AAPL, GOOG) — Steve Jobs is firing off one-line emails this weekend addressing Google's big announcements from this week. — One email to Steve asked him what he thought of Gizmodo saying Google had leapfrogged Apple with the release of the new Android operating system.
Discussion: Gizmodo, SlashGear, Phones Review and Electricpig.co.uk, Thanks:bobcaswell
Jesus Diaz / Gizmodo: Dear Steve, Has Google Leapfrogged Apple?
Chris Davies / SlashGear: Jobs: “You won't be disappointed” by WWDC 2010
Arn / MacRumors:
Steve Jobs on WWDC Announcements: 'You Won't Be Disappointed' — After the big news from Google last week, MacRumors reader Bryan Webster emailed Steve Jobs: “I hope you have some good WWDC announcements to blow [Google] out of the water”. — To this, Steve Jobs reportedly replied “You won't be disappointed”.
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Alexander Vaughn / App Advice: Steve Jobs On The WWDC “You Won't Be Disappointed” - Why So?
Robin Wauters / TechCrunch: Steve Jobs' “Non-Disappointing” Keynote Will Begin Monday, June 7 At 10 AM
Chris Davies / SlashGear: Steve Jobs confirmed for WWDC 2010 keynote
Skipper Eye / Redmond Pie: Steve Jobs Says “You Won't be Disappointed” at WWDC, No Comments on Google
Garett Rogers / ZDNet: Is Apple able to keep up with Android?
Joshua Topolsky / Engadget: Steve Jobs will be front and center at WWDC 2010 for keynote duties
Tim Barribeau / EverythingiCafe: Jobs On WWDC: “You Won't Be Disappointed”
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: SJobs email says “You won't be disappointed” …
Mark Wilson / Gizmodo: Steve Jobs to Deliver Apple's WWDC Keynote on June 7
Philip Elmer-DeWitt / Fortune: Steve Jobs' answer to Google
Ray Basile / iPhone Savior: Steve Jobs “You Won't Be Disappointed” by WWDC
Jason C. / Zappos.com:
6pm.com Pricing Mistake — Hey everyone - As many of you may know (and I'm sure a lot of you do not), 6pm.com is our sister site. 6pm.com is where brandaholics go for their guilt free daily fix of the brands they crave. Every day, the site highlights discounts on products ranging up to 70% off.
Kelly Fiveash / The Register: Zappos.com's little sister loses $1.6m in pricing cockup
Dan Nosowitz / Fast Company: Zappos Loses $1.6 Million in Six-Hour Pricing Screw-Up
Patricio Robles / the Econsultancy blog: Zappos lives up to its reputation for customer service
Eric Engleman / TechFlash: Pricing mistake costs Zappos more than $1.6 million
Laurel Papworth / Social Network: Own your mistakes - Zappos
Edward Moyer / CNET News: Zappos sister site zapped by pricing glitch
Chloe Albanesius / AppScout: Zappos-Owned 6pm.com Accidentally Prices Everything At $50
Sean Hollister / Engadget:
Flash 10.1 on Froyo goes tete-a-tete with Flash Lite 4 on Eclair: butter vs. stutter (video) — Believe it or not, your newly-upgraded Nexus One isn't the first Android smartphone to have Adobe Flash video capability, nor even the first to play said content on a 1GHz Snapdragon CPU …
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David Junior / Android Community: Flash 10.1 vs Flash Lite
Quentyn Kennemer / Android Phone Fans: Flash Lite and Flash Mobile 10.1 Goes Head to Head [Video]
Matthew Miller / ZDNet: Hands-on with Android 2.2 Froyo and Adobe Flash Player 10.1
Dan Nosowitz / Fast Company: The Android 2.2 “Froyo” Roundup: Ready to Upgrade?
Varun Krish / Fone Arena: Nexus One Flash 10.1 Beta beats FlashLite on Desire ?
Brandon Miniman / pocketnow.com:
Video: Android 2.2 (Froyo) Web Browser Speed Test and Comparison — According to Google, the web browser in Froyo beats every other mobile browser available right now. That's a lofty claim, and in this video, we put Froyo up against Safari on the iPhone and Opera Mobile 10 on the HD2. The results?
Discussion: TechCrunch, IntoMobile, Android Phone Fans and Phones Review
John Biggs / TechCrunch: Flash Kills Browsing In Android 2.2 Froyo
Stefan Constantinescu / IntoMobile: Video: Android 2.2 (Froyo) web browser's increased speed negated …
Quentyn Kennemer / Android Phone Fans: Flash 10.1 Sports A Very Fitting “Beta” Tag, Says Miniman [Video]
Rupert Neate / Telegraph:
Facebook is just the first step, say Russians — The Russian investment vehicle that bought a $200m stake in Facebook last year is preparing to buy stakes in dozens of well-known internet companies as Russia turns to the internet to lead its future prosperity.
Discussion: Softpedia News and Tech Trader Daily
Tom McNichol / The Atlantic Online:
Bill Gates: More Profit Than Prophet — It's been 15 years since Bill Gates published The Road Ahead, a book packed with the Microsoft founder's predictions about the future. How do Gates's prophecies hold up now that the road ahead has arrived? Let's take a look at Bill's hits and misses:
Kyle VanHemert / Gizmodo: Bill Gates: (Almost) a Tech Nostradamus