Olga Kharif / Business Week:
Apple Threatens Search Giants' Mobile Ad Shares — Google, Microsoft, and Yahoo! have swiftly lost share in the U.S. mobile advertising market to Apple's new iAd. Independent rivals such as Jumptap and Millennial Media are gaining, too — Apple (AAPL) may be gaining share …
Discussion: Fortune, 9 to 5 Mac, asymco, MacRumors, Internet2Go, AppleInsider, Neowin.net, DailyTech, TiPb, Phone Arena, RCR Wireless News, Macsimum News, www.pocketgamer.biz, Cult of Mac, TechEye, FierceMobileContent, Adotas, MacStories and iClarified
Philip Elmer-DeWitt / Fortune: Apple is grabbing mobile ad share from Google, Yahoo, Microsoft and Nokia
Horace Dediu / asymco: Apple's growth vs. top ten largest tech companies
Greg Sterling / Internet2Go: Is Apple Winning or Losing with iAd?
Shane McGlaun / DailyTech: Apple Grows Market Share in Advertising as Others Decline
Rene Ritchie / TiPb: Apple stealing ad revenue from Google and Microsoft
Matt Kapko / RCR Wireless News: Apple's meteoric rise in mobile advertising
Dennis Sellers / Macsimum News: iAd cutting into search giants' mobile ad shares
Nick Farrell / TechEye: Apple giving ad leaders a kicking
Jason Ankeny / FierceMobileContent: Apple's mobile ad market share surges as Google, Microsoft decline
Gavin Dunaway / Adotas: Apple to End Year With 21% Share of Mobile Ad Market
Chris Herbert / MacStories: iAds - 21% of Mobile Market by Year's End?
Charlie Savage / New York Times:
U.S. Is Working to Ease Wiretaps on the Internet — WASHINGTON — Federal law enforcement and national security officials are preparing to seek sweeping new regulations for the Internet, arguing that their ability to wiretap criminal and terrorism suspects is “going dark” …
Fahmida Y. Rashid / eWeek: Obama Wants to Wiretap the Internet
Declan McCullagh / CNET News: Report: Feds to push for Net encryption backdoors
Larry Dignan / Between the Lines Blog: Ready for the Facebook, Skype wiretap?
Larry Seltzer / Security Watch: Opinion: Say No to Insecure Systems
Geoff Duncan / Digital Trends: Feds seeking back doors to encrypted communications
Brian Barrett / Gizmodo: Why the Feds Want To Wiretap the Internet, and Why They Can't
John Gruber / Daring Fireball: U.S. to Propose New Internet Wiretap Regulations
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat: Feds want to expand wiretapping to include mobile email and social networks
Krishnan Subramanian / CloudAve: Cloud Vendors Push US Congress For More Data Protection
Gavin Dunaway / Adotas: SMS Social Network Shut Down by Indian Government
Samantha Henig / News Desk: To-Do List: Hugo Chávez Weakened, Google Turns Tween
Brian Stelter / Media Decoder:
Study Finds That Apple Dominates Tech News — A new study confirms what some in the technology industry have long sensed: that Apple commands an inordinate amount of the media's attention. A yearlong look at technology news coverage by the Pew Research Center's Project for Excellence …
Discussion: Neowin.net, 9 to 5 Mac, FM Blog and iClarified
Tzvi Friedman / Neowin.net: Apple gets the most headlines, Pew study shows
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: Why oh why does Apple get so much news coverage?
John Battelle / FM Blog: Monday Signal: This Is Only An Eye Test
WHEN TECHNOLOGY MAKES HEADLINES — THE MEDIA'S DOUBLE VISION ABOUT THE DIGITAL AGE — The mainstream news media have offered the American public a divided view of how information technology influences society, according to a new study by the Pew Research Center's Project for Excellence in Journalism.
Joab Jackson / Computerworld: Mainstream media fixated on Apple
Sara Jerome / Hillicon Valley: Pew report: Net neutrality stories less popular than distracted driving
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily: This Just in From the N.S. Sherlock Institute for the Bleeding …
Daniel Ionescu / PC World: Apple Draws Media Love, Microsoft Withers
Levi Sumagaysay / GMSV: An appetite for Apple, plus other news about tech news (1)
Greg Sterling / Search Engine Land: Study: Apple Gets More Positive Ink Than Google
Suzanne Choney / msnbc.com: Apple dominates coverage of tech companies, study says
Frank Reed / Andy Beal's Marketing Pilgrim: Technology and the Press
Eric Benderoff / Appolicious Advisor: Surprised? Apple gets the most ink among tech companies
Stan Schroeder / Mashable!: Tech News Outlets Love Covering Apple, And Here's Why
Jemima Kiss / Guardian: Research: Apple dominates tech coverage
Wall Street Journal:
To Advertisers, Twitter's a Fledgling — Twitter Inc.'s foray into advertising is receiving mixed reviews among marketers, underscoring the challenges of turning the popular micro-blogging service into a highly profitable enterprise. — The popularity of Twitter has fueled expectations …
Discussion: VatorNews, Silicon Alley Insider, Going Social Now and The Next Web, more at Mediagazer »
Ronny Kerr / VatorNews: Twitter advertising still experimental
Jeff Cormier / The Next Web: Twitter's promoted tweets already a failure?
Sarah Perez / ReadWriteWeb:
Twitter's Promoted Tweets Sell for $100K and Up
Twitter's Promoted Tweets Sell for $100K and Up
Discussion: Silicon Alley Insider, The Next Web and AdAge, more at Mediagazer »
Jeff Cormier / The Next Web: Promoted tweets coming to Hootsuite and Tweetdeck.
Michael Learmonth / AdAge: Twitter Boosts Marketer Reach With Plan to Blast Promoted Ads
Paul Thurrott / Windows Phone Secrets:
Windows Phone US launch is November 8 — I mentioned on this week's Windows Weekly podcast that the October 11 date people have been tossing around for the Windows Phone launch was incorrect. (Microsoft is holding an annual event in NYC on that day, but it's unrelated to Windows Phone.)
Discussion: Engadget, PC World, VatorNews, IntoMobile, Silicon Alley Insider, Telegraph, GottaBeMobile, Obsessable, SiliconANGLE, WMExperts, Techland, Electronista, Inquirer, Ubergizmo, SuperSite Blog, TechSpot, MobileTechWorld, Newlaunches.com, SlashGear, Softpedia News, TG Daily, Geek.com, The Next Web, MobileCrunch, Electricpig.co.uk, Go Rumors, Erictric, WMPoweruser.com, MobileBurn.com, Rev2.org, Gadgetell and The Tech Herald …, Thanks:rawmeet
Faith Merino / VatorNews: Windows Phone 7 available Nov. 8?
Kelly Hodgkins / IntoMobile: Windows Phone 7 to launch in the US on November 8th, in Europe on October 21st?
Jay Yarow / Silicon Alley Insider: First Windows Phone 7 Ads Tell You To Stop Using Your Phone So Much
Shane Richmond / Telegraph: Microsoft Windows 7 Phone ‘to be released on October 21’
Chris Leckness / GottaBeMobile: Windows Phone 7 Weekend Wrap Up
Stephen Schenck / Obsessable: Microsoft Windows Phone 7 US launch may be delayed until November 8
Sarwat Jabeen / SiliconANGLE: Windows 7 Phone Launch Expectations Rise as Microsoft Updates Bing for iPhones
Doug Aamoth / Techland: Windows Phone 7: Europe on October 21, US on November 8?
Nick Farrell / Inquirer: Windows Phone 7 will launch in November
Emil Protalinski / TechSpot: Windows Phone 7 ads, launch dates trickle out
Matthew Humphries / Geek.com: Windows Phone 7 launch expected November 8
Manan Kakkar / The Next Web: Windows Phone 7 US Launch Is November 8?
Simon Chester / MobileCrunch: Windows Phone 7 to be shipping Nov 8 in the US
Anand Srinivasan / Go Rumors: Windows Phone 7 Launch In USA Scheduled For November 8?
Bertrand Vasquez / Erictric: Windows Phone 7 to Launch on October 21
Todd Haselton / MobileBurn.com: Microsoft Windows Phone 7 could launch October 21
Craig Agranoff / Rev2.org: Windows Phone 7 US Launch Date Is..
Robert Nelson / Gadgetell: Windows Phone 7 rumored for a November 8th launch in the US
Steven Mostyn / The Tech Herald Technology News: Rumour: Windows Phone 7 handsets to hit retail on October 21
Jon Orlin / TechCrunch:
TechCrunch Disrupt LIVE Webcast, Day One (TCTV) — Standby in 3 - 2 - 1: We are now live from San Francisco with TechCrunch Disrupt. If you can't make the conference in person, you can still watch all the great panels, fireside chats, product launches, and the Startup Battlefield, plus a few surprises on TechCrunch TV.
Bryan Jacobs / Gizmodo:
How Shazam Works To Identify (Nearly) Every Song You Throw At It — Many of us are prone to using the Shazam music-identification service whenever we encounter unfamiliar songs. After all, it's just so easy to whip out our phones, open an app, and know everything about a mystery song in seconds.
Nick Saint / Silicon Alley Insider:
We Just Watched A Movie In 3D On An iPhone, And It Was Awesome — Here's something you probably didn't know your iPhone could do: display movies in 3D. — Actually, it can't quite yet. But a company called Spatial View is launching an online 3D movie store, 3DeeCentral …
Discussion: Android Tapp, Ubergizmo and Electronista
Sean Hollister / Engadget:
Apple granted patent for handheld that recognizes your hands — You could probably fill a book with Apple patent applications that never amounted to anything, but here's one that's at least been granted — a “handheld device” that uses capacitive sensors to recognize your identity …
Discussion: Stowe Boyd, TechSpot, App Advice and Techie Buzz
Emil Protalinski / TechSpot: Apple patents handheld that recognizes your hands
Michael Arrington / TechCrunch:
AngelGate: Chris Sacca Responds To Ron Conway — Quick summary of “AngelGate” to date: — A Blogger Walks Into A Bar — Dave McClure Gets Mad — Dave McClure Gets Really Mad — Ron Conway Goes Nuclear — Ron Conway Clarifies — As I said the other day, there would be more private emails getting published.
Discussion: Andy Beard and BoomTown
Welcome to Nokia, Mr. Elop — (Reuters) - The company many see as among the most innovative in the world is a strange mix of intensity and laid-back cool. Its products are revolutionary and have transformed an entire industry, says the author of a definitive history of the firm.
Discussion: Stowe Boyd
Kevin J. O'Brien / New York Times:
Nokia's Bureaucracy Stifled Innovation, Ex-Managers Say
Nokia's Bureaucracy Stifled Innovation, Ex-Managers Say
Discussion: VentureBeat, Internet2Go, Boy Genius Report, FierceWireless, LAPTOP Mag, Phone Arena, SlashGear, THINQ.co.uk, asymco, IntoMobile, Digital Daily, The Nokia Blog, The Huffington Post and Gizmodo
Devindra Hardawar / VentureBeat: Nokia had iPhone-like prototype in 2004, but killed it
Andrew Munchbach / Boy Genius Report: NYT: Nokia suffers from ‘stifling bureaucratic culture’
Phil Goldstein / FierceWireless: Nokia's Elop faces a host of challenges
Chris Davies / SlashGear: Nokia's pre-emptive iPhone alternative axed in 2004 claims frustrated ex-manager
Horace Dediu / asymco: NYT blames yet another culprit: Nokia's Culture of Complacency
Stefan Constantinescu / IntoMobile: Former Nokia Manager: My team submitted 500 user interface …
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily: QOTD: A Touch Screen Phone? Feh.
Mark Guim / The Nokia Blog: Former Employees Say Nokia's Bureaucratic Culture is New CEO's Biggest Hurdle
Kat Hannaford / Gizmodo: Hindsight is a Killer, Especially at Nokia
Serkan Toto / CrunchGear:
Galapagos: Sharp Announces 5.5-Inch And 10.8-Inch Android Tablets (Video) — It took them a while, but now it seems Sharp is serious about entering the e-book and tablet business. The company announced “Galapagos"in Tokyo today [press release in English], with Galapagos being the (terrible) …
Discussion: Engadget, PC World, SHARP World Index, Macworld, Inquirer, AndroidGuys, VatorNews, jkOnTheRun, Gearlog, Pocket-lint, Gadget Lab, GottaBeMobile, The Digital Reader, Liliputing, SlashGear, Softpedia News, Geek.com, Ubergizmo, Go Rumors, Bloomberg and Electronista
Tony Bradley / PC World: Sharp Galapagos Android Devices to Enter Tablet Fray
Martyn Williams / Macworld: Sharp sets aggressive goals for Android e-book reader
Spencer Dalziel / Inquirer: Sharp touts its e-readers
Scott Webster / AndroidGuys: Sharp Announces Pair of ‘Galapagos’ Tablets [VIDEO]
Katie Gatto / VatorNews: What you need to know — Sharp to launch an e-book …
James Kendrick / jkOnTheRun: Sharp Launches Galapagos: E-books and Tablets
Brian Heater / Gearlog: Sharp Unveils Android Tablets/eBook Readers
Paul Lamkin / Pocket-lint: Sharp begins ebook evolution with Galapagos
Charlie Sorrel / Gadget Lab: Sharp E-Readers Are Stealth Android Tablets
Warner Crocker / GottaBeMobile: Sharp Enters the Android Tablet Game with Galapagos
Nate the great / The Digital Reader: Sharp to launch ebookstore in Japan
Brad Linder / Liliputing: Sharp introduces two new Android powered eBook readers
John Brownlee / Geek.com: Sharp announces 5.5 and 10.8 inch Galapagos Android tablets
Stephaine Larsson / Go Rumors: Sharp Galapagos Tablet Features Revealed During Launch
Mariko Yasu / Bloomberg: Sharp to Offer E-Book Store Service Starting December
Brier Dudley / Seattle Times:
HTC CEO Peter Chou discusses future of smartphones — If an HTC smartphone is going to have antenna problems, one of the first people to find out probably will be Peter Chou. — The chief executive of the hot Taiwanese phone maker carries more phones than a shopping-mall kiosk.
Discussion: Digital Trends, DailyTech, MobileTechWorld and WMPoweruser.com
Mark Kurlyandchik / DailyTech: HTC CEO Won't Tell You You're Holding it Wrong
Chad Catacchio / The Next Web:
33 million people played Zynga games - yesterday — Of Zynga's 215 million active monthly users, 33 million of them played Zynga games - just yesterday, said Zynga founder and CEO Mark Pincus just now at TechCrunch Disrupt here in San Francisco. — “We measure every click, every game, every day.
Discussion: GigaOM and TechCrunch
Liz Gannes / GigaOM: Pincus: The Web Will Become More Like Zynga
Jason Kincaid / TechCrunch: Bing Gordon: “Zynga Is Four Disruptions In One”
Nate Anderson / Ars Technica:
Judge puts hammer down on Hurt Locker P2P subpoena — A federal judge in South Dakota this week quashed a US Copyright Group subpoena targeting an ISP in his state. Why? Jurisdiction, and a fax machine. — Regional Internet service provider Midcontinent wasn't amused when it received …
Discussion: CNET News and DSLreports
Greg Sandoval / CNET News: Judge denies ‘Hurt Locker’ subpoenas
David Kirkpatrick / Washington Post:
Five myths about Facebook — Movies often have Web sites, but it's not so often that Web sites have movies. Facebook, of course, is not just any Web site; in the 6 1/2 years since founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg started the social networking service in his Harvard dorm room …
Jeremy Kirk / PC World:
EU Drops Two Apple IPhone Antitrust Investigations — The European Commission has dropped two antitrust investigations concerning Apple's iPhone after the company reversed two policies that drew the regulator's scrutiny. — The Commission launched the investigations earlier …
Discussion: TechEye, Ars Technica, MacRumors, Inquirer, GMSV and App Advice
Dean Wilson / TechEye: European Commission drops Apple antitrust probe
David Neal / Inquirer: EU drops Apple probe
Levi Sumagaysay / GMSV: Monday mix: Apple deal in Europe, tech-hiring settlement, Oracle and chips
Robert Scoble / Scobleizer:
The real-time curation wars (exclusive first look at Curated.by) — Back in March I wrote a post about the seven needs of real-time curators. Over the next week or so no less than three companies are shipping services that will fulfill that dream with tools that comply with all seven needs.
Paloma Vazquez / PSFK: Real Time Twitter Curation
Eric Slivka / MacRumors:
U.S. Digital Music Sales Plateau in First Half of 2010 — Reuters reports on data from research firm Nielsen showing that U.S. digital music sales plateaued in the first half of 2010, marking a dramatic decrease from the 28% growth enjoyed just two years ago.
Discussion: Reuters, Macsimum News, Engadget and MacNN
Kate Holton / Reuters: Digital music sales flat this year: Nielsen
Dennis Sellers / Macsimum News: Digital music sales go flat in the US
Donald Melanson / Engadget: Nielsen: growth of digital music sales flat in 2010
Robin Wauters / TechCrunchIT:
IBM Buys Data Center Switching Company BLADE Network Technologies For $400M — IBM today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire BLADE Network Technologies, a privately held data center switching company based in Santa Clara, California. — Financial terms were not disclosed.
Devindra Hardawar / VentureBeat: IBM acquires Blade Network Technologies for data center switching
Timothy Prickett Morgan / The Register: IBM eats Blade Network for switches
Larry Dignan / Between the Lines Blog: IBM buys Blade Network Technologies
Rich Miller / Data Center Knowledge: IBM Acquires BLADE Network Technologies
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily: IBM Breakfasts on Blade
Joanna Brewer / PR Newswire: IBM to Acquire BLADE Network Technologies
Kristen Nicole / SiliconANGLE: IBM Acquires Blade Networks, Bulking Up Without Making Enemies
Katie Hoffmann / Bloomberg: IBM to Buy Blade Network to Gain Data-Center Switches
Ryan Kim / GigaOM:
Where is the Next Great Smartphone from Palm and HP? — It's been about three months since HP finalized its $1.2 billion acquisition of Palm, and there's obviously some digesting and transitioning going on. — But the growing question is: When are we going to see some new webOS handset hardware from HP and Palm?