Leander Kahney / Cult of Mac:
iPhone 5 Will Enable Ambitious Remote Computing Program - Source [Exclusive] — We've received a tip about an unexpected application for the NFC chip Apple is expected to build into the iPhone 5. — Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connection technology that would turn …
Erica Ogg / CNET News: Next iPhone to enable remote computing?
Jonny Evans / 9 to 5 Mac: iPhone 5 will be remote computing on steroids
Andrew Lyle / Neowin.net: iPhone 5 might be your next wallet
Erick Schonfeld / TechCrunch: Apple's Next Big Strategic Opportunity Could Be Mobile Payments
Federico Viticci / MacStories: Rumor: iPhone 5 To Hook Up With Any Mac via NFC Technology
Robert Evans / I4U News: The iPhone 5: Remote Computing Ability?
Allyson Kazmucha / TiPb: iPhone 5 may implement NFC technology for eWallets and electronic passports
Marin Perez / IntoMobile: Apple iPhone 5 could use NFC for remote computing
Mike Melanson / ReadWriteWeb: Take Your Desktop Wherever You Go: iPhone 5 Could Bring Remote Computing
Dennis Sellers / Macsimum News: Next iPhone may include NFC technology
Chris Barylick / O'Grady's PowerPage: Rumor: Apple working to include RFID, near-field computing functions …
Bertrand Vasquez / Erictric: Next Generation iPhone Rumored to Include Remote Computing Capabilities
Tim Barribeau / everythingiCafe: Rumor: iPhone 5 Will Feature NFC For Remote Computing
Todd Haselton / MobileBurn.com: Next gen iPhone could sport NFC app for remote computing
Alexander Vaughn / App Advice: Rumor: iPhone 5 To Turn Any Mac Into Your Own Using NFC
Apple takes the lead in the US smart phone market with a 26% share — In Q3 2010, the worldwide smart phone market grew an impressive 95% over the same quarter a year ago to 80.9 million shipped units. Nokia retained its leadership position, albeit by a diminished margin, with a 33% share of the market.
Discussion: Gearlog, Android Phone Fans, The Next Web, Cult of Mac, VatorNews, Digits, MobileWhack.com, FierceMobileContent, Computerworld, Tech Sanity Check, WebProNews, ThinkMobile, ReadWriteWeb, TheGadgetClub.net, BetaNews, Android and Me, PadGadget, Mashable!, IntoMobile, the Econsultancy blog, Gadget Lab, Evolver.fm, Appletell, PhoneArena, DailyTech, WMPoweruser.com, Internet2Go, AndroidGuys, asymco, Engadget, MediaPost, Pulse2, SAI, The Register, Ubergizmo, dailywireless.org, AppleInsider, TechSpot, MacStories, App Advice, pocketnow.com, Crave, Bits, VentureBeat, 9 to 5 Mac, RCR Wireless News, Tech Trader Daily, SlashGear, TechCrunch and PalmAddicts
Brian Heater / Gearlog: Android Grabs 44% of US Sales, iPhone 26%: Report
Kevin Krause / Android Phone Fans: Canalys: Android Takes OS Lead in US Market for Q3
Ed Sutherland / Cult of Mac: Analysts: Android Ahead of Apple, Both Put Squeeze on RIM
Ronny Kerr / VatorNews: Android and Apple sweeping RIM away
Shayndi Raice / Digits: Android Overtakes IPhone
Mark Rollins / MobileWhack.com: 01 Nov 10 Android grabs 44 percent of US sales, almost twice as much as Apple
Preston Gralla / Computerworld: Android swamps iPhone, tops U.S. market, jumps to number 2 worldwide
Doug Caverly / WebProNews: Android Takes Lead In U.S. Smartphone Shipments
Frank McPherson / ThinkMobile: It's All About Which View You Want To Promote
TheGadgetClub.net: Android keeps eating Apple's iOS candies - iPhone most popular smartphone... duh?
Nick Gray / Android and Me: Android becomes #1 smartphone OS, Q3 numbers 1,309% higher than last year
Christina Warren / Mashable!: Android and Apple Battle for Smartphone Dominance [STATS]
Marc Flores / IntoMobile: Apple Leads U.S. Smartphone Marketshare with 26%
Tameka Kee / the Econsultancy blog: New data proves your mobile marketing strategy must include Android
Brian X. Chen / Gadget Lab: iPhone Wins Phone Popularity Contest, Android Dominates OS
Eliot Van Buskirk / Evolver.fm: Android Tops US Smartphone Market; iPhone Overtakes Blackberry
Arnold Zafra / Appletell: Android the No.1 OS, iPhone the No.1 smartphone in the U.S.
Greg Sterling / Internet2Go: Q3 Data: iPhone Top Individual Handset, but Android King of Operating Systems
Horace Dediu / asymco: iPhone's smartphone share continues to rise
Gavin O'Malley / MediaPost: Android Continues Climb As Smartphone For The Masses
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Apple Surpasses RIM With 26% Share In U.S. Smartphone Market
Rik Myslewski / The Register: Android phone sales up 1,309%
Sam Churchill / dailywireless.org: Apple and Motorola Sue Each Other
Neil Hughes / AppleInsider: Apple's iPhone tops US smartphone shipments, but Android devices take 44%
Emil Protalinski / TechSpot: Android top OS in the US, iPhone most popular smartphone
Federico Viticci / MacStories: Apple Grabs 26% Of U.S. Smartphone Market, Google Leads With 44%
Don Reisinger / Crave: The gadget blog: Android adds to dominance of smartphone market
Nick Bilton / Bits: The Race to Dominate the Smartphone Market
Devindra Hardawar / VentureBeat: Apple's iPhone becomes most popular smartphone in US; Android leads OS share
Matt Kapko / RCR Wireless News: Android vs. iOS: the latest in numbers
Erick Schonfeld / TechCrunch: Reports: Nearly Twice As Many Androids Shipped Last Quarter As iPhones
Sammual James McLoughlin / PalmAddicts: The iPhone is the most popular smartphones in the US
Alexander Vaughn / App Advice:
Apple Releases iOS 4.2 Gold Master To Developers [Update: See What's New!] — Good news folks, Apple just released the pre-final version of iOS 4.2 to members of the Apple developer program. iOS 4.2 Gold Master, or GM as it's called, should be the exact version that Apple will be shipping very soon (hopefully) to the public.
Discussion: AppleInsider, MacStories, BGR, 9 to 5 Mac, Macworld, MacRumors, Redmond Pie and IntoMobile
Daniel Eran Dilger / AppleInsider: Apple releases iPhone, iPad iOS 4.2 Golden Master to developers
Federico Viticci / MacStories: Apple Releases iOS 4.2 GM Seed
Andrew Munchbach / BGR: iOS 4.2 GM hits Apple's developer center
Mark Gurman / 9 to 5 Mac: iOS 4.2 goes golden master
David Chartier / Macworld: Apple releases iOS 4.2 GM, solicits apps from developers
Will Park / IntoMobile: Apple seeds iOS 4.2 Gold Master to iPhone devs
Federico Viticci / MacStories:
Apple Brings AirPlay Back To Youtube App With 4.2 GM — Great news: AirPlay is back to the official Youtube app for iPhone and iPad, and AirPlay even got specific controls in the multitasking bar. When iOS 4.2 Beta 3 came out, we first reported that Apple removed the AirPlay feature in the built-in Youtube app.
Discussion: MacRumors, Appletell, RazorianFly, TUAW and iClarified
Sam Abuelsamid / TUAW: iOS 4.2 Gold Master release seeded to developers
Robin Wauters / TechCrunch:
Exclusive: Apple, Google Are Sniffing Around Mobile Payments Startup BOKU — Both Apple and Google are engaged in conversations with mobile payments startup BOKU about a potential acquisition or a wide-reaching partnership at the very least, we've heard from people familiar with the talks, which are ongoing.
Discussion: AppleInsider, MacRumors, App Advice, Mobile Marketing Watch, Internet2Go, Electronista, IntoMobile and SAI
Joe White / App Advice: Apple And Google Interested In Buying BOKU?
Greg Sterling / Internet2Go: The Outlook for PayPal Local
Matt Graves / Twitter Blog:
Promoted Tweets: Testing in the Timeline — When we launched Promoted Tweets in April, we outlined our plan for gradually rolling them out in all of the places people experience Twitter: first in search on Twitter.com, later in search through our partners, and eventually in the user timeline.
Discussion: The Next Web, AdAge, TechCrunch, HootSuite blog, SelectStart, WebProNews, Digits, ReadWriteWeb, CenterNetworks, Social Media, Andy Beal's Marketing Pilgrim, ProgrammableWeb, SocialTimes.com, SFGate, GigaOM, ClickZ, L.A. Times Tech Blog, Search Engine Land, paidContent and The Huffington Post, more at Mediagazer »
Brad McCarty / The Next Web: Twitter Advertising: A Complete Guide [TNW Social Media]
Edmund Lee / AdAge: Twitter Begins Publishing Ads in Users' Streams
Oliver Chiang / SelectStart: Twitter Drops Tweets Into Users' Streams: A Visual First Look
Amir Efrati / Digits: Twitter Ads Now More Prevalent
Allen Stern / CenterNetworks: Promoted In-Stream Tweets Launching Monday?
Kelly Clay / Social Media: Twitter Ads Now Appearing in HootSuite Stream
Adam DuVander / ProgrammableWeb: Twitter to Promote Tweets First in API Timelines
Lauren Dugan / SocialTimes.com: Twitter Tests Promoted Tweets in HootSuite Timeline
Benny Evangelista / SFGate: Twitter drops ads into timelines
Ryan Kim / GigaOM: Twitter Brings Promoted Tweets to User Streams
Zachary Rodgers / ClickZ: Twitter Brings Ads to User Timelines
Jessica Guynn / L.A. Times Tech Blog: Twitter starts testing ads in users' streams
Matt McGee / Search Engine Land: Twitter Slowly Expands Promoted Tweets
Joseph Tartakoff / paidContent: Twitter Starts Bringing Ads To Users' Streams
Mike Masnick / Techdirt:
Google Sues The US Government For Only Considering Microsoft Solutions — Eric Goldman alerts us to the interesting bit of news that Google has sued the US government — specifically the Department of the Interior, for not seriously considering Google Apps when it put out a Request for Quotation (RFQ) to handle its messaging needs.
Discussion: Wall Street Journal, Seattle Times, Ars Technica, Digital Daily, CNET News, Download Squad, TechCrunch, Neowin.net, L.A. Times Tech Blog, The Register, Fast Company, Search Engine Land, Digital Trends, paidContent, SAI, TechFlash, NBC Bay Area, All about Microsoft Blog, Fortune, SiliconANGLE, SlashGear, The Next Web, The Microsoft Blog, Techie Buzz, winrumors, ResourceShelf and ReadWriteWeb
Scott Morrison / Wall Street Journal: Google Says U.S. Favored Microsoft
Sharon Pian Chan / Seattle Times: Google sues U.S. agency for only seeking Microsoft bids
Casey Johnston / Ars Technica: Google sues feds over Microsoft-centric bidding requirement
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily: Google to U.S.: Who's Being Anticompetitive Now?
Tom Krazit / CNET News: Man bites dog? Google sues the government
Leena Rao / TechCrunch: Government Agency Ignored Obama Directive When It Handed Microsoft A No-Bid Contract
Tzvi Friedman / Neowin.net: Google sues America
Cade Metz / The Register: Google sues US gov for picking Microsoft
Ariel Schwartz / Fast Company: Google Sues the Federal Government, Demands a Fair Shake
Greg Sterling / Search Engine Land: Turnabout Is Fair Play: Google Sues The Feds For Not Considering …
Molly McHugh / Digital Trends: Google sues US government for favoring Microsoft
Matt Rosoff / SAI: Silicon Alley Insider: Google Suing U.S. Government Over Refusal To Consider Google Apps Over Microsoft
Rj Middleton / NBC Bay Area: Google: Feds Shut Us Out of Bidding Against Microsoft
Mary Jo Foley / All about Microsoft Blog: Google sues U.S. government over hosted e-mail bid against Microsoft
Seth Weintraub / Fortune: Google sues US Government for anti-competitive behavior?!
Maria Deutscher / SiliconANGLE: Google Fights Microsoft over Uncle Sam in the Cloud arena
Chris Burns / SlashGear: Google VS the US Government
Chad Catacchio / The Next Web: Google suing the USA because it feels Google Apps don't get a …
Manan Kakkar / Techie Buzz: US Government Sued By Google For Using Microsoft Products
Tom Warren / winrumors: Google sues U.S. Government for considering Microsoft hosted email solutions
Marshall Kirkpatrick / ReadWriteWeb: Google Sues US Government Agency Over Using Microsoft Only
Joanna Stern / Engadget:
Samsung Galaxy Tab review — The story of the Galaxy Tab has been quite a saga, to say the least. In fact, it was actually back in May that we first heard rumblings of Samsung's plans to unleash a 7-inch Android tablet much like its Galaxy S phones, but it was only after months of painful teasing …
Discussion: Marco.org, Computerworld, Electronista, TechEye, Inquirer and Daring Fireball
Ross Catanzariti / Computerworld: Telstra T-Touch Tab Android tablet
Rob Coppinger / Inquirer: Carphone Warehouse offers a surprising Galaxy Tab deal
John Gruber / Daring Fireball: Engadget's Samsung Galaxy Tab Review
Mathew Ingram / GigaOM:
Election Badges, Vote by Check-In and Twitter Bubbles — It may not be quite as big a deal as the presidential elections in 2008, when Barack Obama's campaign team used social media and social networks to mobilize supporters and win the White House, but the mid-term state elections happening tomorrow …
Discussion: SlashGear, techPresident and The Bivings Report, more at Mediagazer »
Chris Burns / SlashGear: FourSquare Tomorrow when you Vote!
Nancy Scola / techPresident: Have You Commited to Vote Yet? How 'Bout Now?
Jodi Olson / Twitter Blog:
Midterm Elections 2010 — Tomorrow the balance of power …
Midterm Elections 2010 — Tomorrow the balance of power …
Discussion: MediaMemo, Poynter Online, Lost Remote, The Next Web and Dan Zarrella, more at Mediagazer »
Peter Kafka / MediaMemo: On Twitter, the Elections Are Almost as Big as iPhone 4
Cory Bergman / Lost Remote: Social media coverage on election day
Chad Catacchio / The Next Web: Promoted Post: Washington Post to have Promoted Trend during election …
Marshall Kirkpatrick / ReadWriteWeb: Facebook and Twitter Will Try to Mobilize Millions of Voters Tomorrow
Cade Metz / The Register:
First official HTML5 tests topped by...Microsoft — Memo to Redmond: CSS ain't HTML — The Worldwide Web Consortium has released the results of its first HTML5 conformance tests, and according to this initial rundown, the browser that most closely adheres to the latest set of web standards is...Microsoft Internet Explorer 9.
Discussion: ReadWriteWeb, Neowin.net, The Next Web, Techie Buzz and winrumors
Audrey Watters / ReadWriteWeb: IE9 Outperforms Other Browsers for HTML5 Compliance
Andrew Lyle / Neowin.net: Internet Explorer 9 tops first HTML5 conformance test
Alex Wilhelm / The Next Web: Internet Explorer 9 just beat everyone in HTML5 compliance [TNW Microsoft]
Manan Kakkar / Techie Buzz: IE9 Tops HTML5 Conformance Tests By W3C
Tom Warren / winrumors: Internet Explorer 9 wins first WC3 HTML5 tests
Google Code Blog:
Introducing the Google APIs Console and our latest API updates — After a busy year of creating, curating, and re-organizing our APIs, we're pleased to share that: We're announcing the Google APIs console, a new tool to help you use our APIs in your applications and on your websites.
Discussion: ReadWriteWeb, WebProNews, Mashable!, The Next Web and Computerworld
Klint Finley / ReadWriteWeb: New API of the Week: Google Custom Search API - Plus: Google APIs Console
Jolie O'Dell / Mashable!: Google Introduces API Console
Chad Catacchio / The Next Web: Google now offers an API console, new APIs for developers [TNW Google]
Paul Krill / Computerworld: Google offers APIs console, retires some APIs
Bob Muglia / The Silverlight Blog:
PDC and Silverlight — [This blog post is from Bob Muglia, President of the Server and Tools Division at Microsoft] — Last week, we held our PDC conference on the Microsoft campus in Redmond, Wash. We also streamed it online using Silverlight (with both live and on-demand sessions).
Discussion: Computerworld, The Register, Microsoft, Delicate Genius Blog, TechCrunch, CNET News, Tim Anderson's ITWriting, All about Microsoft Blog, MSDN Blogs, ReadWriteWeb, TechNet Blogs and winrumors, Thanks:rawmeet
Joab Jackson / Computerworld: IDG News Service - Silverlight still has a bright and promising future …
Gavin Clarke / The Register: Fans roast Microsoft for Silverlight demotion
Delicategenius / Delicate Genius Blog: The Silverlight “Vs” Myth
Josh Lowensohn / CNET News: Microsoft to devs: Silverlight is still important to us
Mary Jo Foley / All about Microsoft Blog: Microsoft's Muglia reconfirms HTML is Microsoft's cross-platform play
Klint Finley / ReadWriteWeb: Silverlight Developers: Are You Going to Move On?
Monica Chen / DigiTimes:
Vendors to debut Chrome-featured smartbooks later in November — Global brand vendors are expected to launch their new generation smartbooks featuring the Google Chrome operating system (OS) later this month (November), while Google also plans to launch its own-brand Chrome notebook …
Devin Coldewey / CrunchGear:
Component Makers Whisper That Chrome OS Will Ship In November
Component Makers Whisper That Chrome OS Will Ship In November
Chris Burns / SlashGear: Shhh! Chrome OS Releases in November!
Peter Kafka / MediaMemo:
NPD: Android Surging, BlackBerry Falling, Apple Flat — Here's a chart pretty much guaranteed to get teeth grinding in Cupertino - new data from NPD showing Android extending its lead as America's most popular mobile operating system. — The consumer research group says that Google's software …
Casey Johnston / Ars Technica: Android market share gain coming at the expense of BlackBerry
Jim Granelli / L.A. Times Tech Blog: BlackBerry suffers double hit: Android and iPhone take leads in the third quarter
Jay Yarow / SAI: Silicon Alley Insider: CHART OF THE DAY: Android Has Absolutely Crushed RIM In The Last Year
Elizabeth Woyke / Mobilized: Could BlackBerry Beat Android In Low-End Smartphones?
Blake Stimac / IntoMobile: Android rising as BlackBerry falls, according to report
Phil Hornshaw / Appolicious Advisor: Apple now leading in U.S. smartphone market
The NPD Group: Android Extends its Smartphone Market Share …
The NPD Group: Android Extends its Smartphone Market Share …
Discussion: I4U News, msnbc.com, mocoNews, AndroidSPIN, Digital Trends and internetnews.com
Jordan Cressman / I4U News: Android Now Overselling iPhone Two-To-One
Wilson Rothman / msnbc.com: iPhone is No. 1 phone, while Android is No. 1 OS
Stormy Beach / AndroidSPIN: Android Is RIM's Worst Nightmare
Quin Street Corporation / internetnews.com: Android Devices Continue Momentum in 3Q
Drew / Fark Blog:
Jon Stewart to Reddit: you don't matter — Backstory: Reddit has been pushing support for the Stewart/Colbert rally since its inception, possibly since before its inception. — At the Rally For Sanity press conference on Saturday, Alexis Ohanian, co-founder of Reddit …
Dick Craddock / The Windows Blog:
Use Hotmail features without changing your email address — If you've been reading this blog for the last few months, you've seen lots of new features added to Hotmail that make Hotmail more efficient, like Sweep or the ability to send up to 10GB of photos in one message.
Josh Lowensohn / CNET News: Hotmail now works with other e-mail accounts, even Gmail
Alex Wilhelm / The Next Web: Hotmail wants you to test their service with your Gmail account [TNW Microsoft]
Emil Protalinski / TechSpot: Microsoft: use any e-mail address with Hotmail
Tom Warren / winrumors: You can now use any Email address with Hotmail
Ricky / Digitizor:
And So The Exodus Begins - 33 Developers Leave OpenOffice.org — We all knew that it would come to this and it has finally happened - 33 developers have left OpenOffice.org to join The Document Foundation, with more expected to leave in the next few days. — The History
Discussion: The H Open Source, Geek.com, THINQ.co.uk and V3.co.uk, Thanks:digitizor
Matthew Humphries / Geek.com: 33 developers quit OpenOffice.org
Iain Thomson / V3.co.uk: Mass exodus from OpenOffice over Oracle's attitude
Greg Sandoval / CNET News:
Did Apple pay big bucks in iAds settlement? — A trademark lawsuit filed against Apple by a Web advertising firm over the term “iAds” was quietly settled in July. — No one has disclosed exactly how the case was resolved but Apple now owns the “iAds” trademark, and last week …
Discussion: MacRumors, MacStories, Macsimum News, RazorianFly, iLounge, Crave and iClarified
Federico Viticci / MacStories: Apple Settled Lawsuit Over “iAd” Trademark In July
Dennis Sellers / Macsimum News: Has Apple settled iAds lawsuit?
Charles Starrett / iLounge: Apple paid $1 million-plus in iAds settlement?
Henry Blodget / SAI:
Sorry, Blekko Is Doomed — A new search-engine called Blekko just launched. It's the latest in a long line of companies to try to leapfrog Google by providing “better” search results. — Specifically, in Blekko's case, the company is using human input into algorithmic results to screen …
Discussion: Googling Google Blog and NEWS.com.au
Christopher Dawson / Googling Google Blog: Blekko: Cool for the geekorati, but no Google killer
Larry Dignan / SmartPlanet:
GM's Volt: 10 million lines of code — General Motors' Volt—the electric car that could redefine the company—is about to hit the road and now details about its engineering innards are starting to emerge. — Make no mistake about it. The Volt is more software and code than anything else.
Discussion: CNET News and ReadWriteWeb, Thanks:editorialiste
Martin LaMonica / CNET News: GM: Without software, Chevy Volt is stuck in neutral
Frederic Lardinois / ReadWriteWeb: Lock and Unlock Your Car from Anywhere with GM's New Mobile Apps
Skype IPO to take stage in 2011: sources — (Reuters) - Skype is moving forward on an initial public offering of up to $1 billion, but investors will have to wait until next year before it prices, said several people close to the situation. — Despite investor expectations that an IPO …
Discussion: The Next Web
Chad Catacchio / The Next Web: Reuters: $1 billion Skype IPO in 2011 [TNW Mobile]
Alexis Madrigal / The Atlantic Online:
Inside the Google Books Algorithm — Google is famous for the brilliance of its algorithm for searching web pages. While the company looks at dozens of factors in determining which results to display, the heart of the search engine is using links between pages to rank their relevancy.
Discussion: The Next Web and Switched
Chad Catacchio / The Next Web: Google Books to get “Rich Results” starting today [TNW Google]
Thomas Houston / Switched: How Google Book Search Works, Flying Robot Ghost Terrifies Children
Agence France Presse:
Amazon's 3G Kindle leaps ‘Great Firewall of China’ — HONG KONG — Amazon's Kindle 3G e-reader is being snapped up on China's grey market as it has an extra special advantage for customers — it automatically leaps the so-called “Great Firewall” of state web censorship.
Discussion: Gizmodo, ReadWriteWeb, VatorNews, Geek.com, Electronista and Engadget
Audrey Watters / ReadWriteWeb: Amazon Kindle 3G Circumvents China's “Great Firewall”
Faith Merino / VatorNews: Kindle 3G bypasses Chinese Web censors
John Brownlee / Geek.com: Kindle Whispernet gets around China's censorious firewall
Tim Carmody / Gadget Lab:
Updated Xbox and WinPhone7 Get Updated Netflix, ESPN, and More — Xbox 360's long-awaited dashboard update is here, bringing a slew of new features, including a nice bonus from Netflix: a genuine UI for search on the Xbox and support for streaming on Windows Phone 7. — Let's take the Xbox first.
Discussion: The Official Netflix Blog, Xbox Live's Major Nelson, PR Newswire, Mashable!, IntoMobile, The Next Web and winrumors
Greg Peters / The Official Netflix Blog: XBox and Windows 7 Mobile Phone News
Major Nelson / Xbox Live's Major Nelson: Xbox 360 Dashboard update is now available
Jeffrey Van Camp / PR Newswire: Microsoft releases Xbox 360 Dashboard update
Blake Robinson / Mashable!: Xbox 360 Dashboard Update Now Available
Marin Perez / IntoMobile: Windows Phone 7 getting Netflix instant streaming - Where's the Android version?
Tom Warren / winrumors: Netflix now available for Windows Phone 7