Joel Seligstein / Facebook Blog:
See the Messages that Matter — Imagine the kind of family you might see in a modern American sitcom: loving parents trying to maintain a family unit with a teenager engrossed in text messaging, a college-aged child who is always chatting online, and various wacky relatives who spend their days sending “funny” emails to the family.
Discussion: All Facebook, VentureBeat, Insights on the tech industry, Inside Facebook, Venture Chronicles, Search Engine Land, SAI, Technologizer, DailyFinance, Search Engine Watch, Mashable!, Telegraph, ReadWriteWeb, Data Center Knowledge, Examiner, VatorNews, Digital Media Wire, TechCrunch, Naked Security, CBS News, Between the Lines Blog, TechFlash, The Seattle Times, TiPb, MarketingVOX, The Huffington Post, Guardian, p2pnet, TheStreet.com, Download Squad, Reuters, GottaBeMobile, gHacks Technology News, Switched, NetworkEffect, I4U News, NBC Bay Area, Black Web 2.0, Guardian, iGeneration Blog, TG Daily, Pocket-lint and SheGeeks.net
Nick O'Neill / All Facebook: Don't Wait: Buy A Facebook Email Invite Now!
Devindra Hardawar / VentureBeat: Battle for your texts: Facebook Messages vs. Kik mobile chat
Chris Nuttall / Insights on the tech industry: First Look: Facebook Messages adds email
Josh Constine / Inside Facebook: Facebook for iPhone Update Adds Quick Links to Account, Privacy Settings
Harry McCracken / Technologizer: New Facebook Messages: I'm Intrigued! And Apprehensive!
Dawn Kawamoto / DailyFinance: Facebook Email Launched as Hybrid Messaging Service
Frank Watson / Search Engine Watch: Deja Vu Facebook Email Address Selling On eBay
Jennifer Van Grove / Mashable!: Facebook Announces New Messaging System: “It's Not E-mail”
Rich Miller / Data Center Knowledge: Facebook Retools Messaging Infrastructure
Ronny Kerr / VatorNews: Facebook rethinking messaging beyond email
Mark Hefflinger / Digital Media Wire: Facebook Debuts New Messages Platform, Facebook Email
MG Siegler / TechCrunch: Zuckerberg: Our System Is Not An Email Killer. But If It Dies As A Result...
Naked Security / Sophos: FAQ: Security and Facebook's new messages system
Scott Moritz / TheStreet.com: Facebook Messaging: Cut to VIP Lists
Sebastian Anthony / Download Squad: Facebook Messages: combine all of your inboxes and IM clients …
Alexei Oreskovic / Reuters: Facebook takes on Google and Yahoo in email, messages
Terrence O'Brien / Switched: New Facebook ‘Messages’ Centralizes Your E-mail, Texts and Chat
Liz Gannes / NetworkEffect: Live from Facebook's Email Messages Launch
Mark Raby / I4U News: Facebook Debuts E-Mail Service, Really A Plan To Control All Your Communications
Rj Middleton / NBC Bay Area: Facebook Friends Email
Charles Arthur / Guardian: Facebook Messages announcement: live coverage and analysis
Zack Whittaker / iGeneration Blog: Facebook cannot guarantee privacy: Why is the ‘social inbox’ so different?
Raven Lovecraft / TG Daily: Facebook “e-mail” is here, ready to kill Gmail
Corvida Raven / SheGeeks.net: Facebook Messages: Moving Closer To Human Contact
Takeshi Numoto / The Microsoft Office Blog:
Office + Facebook = Easily share your ideas and documents with friends — Starting today, from Facebook you can view Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint documents via Office Web Apps with just one click. Visit the Facebook blog for full details. — It goes without saying that social networks …
Discussion: Computerworld, Inside Facebook, TechNet Blogs, LiveSide.net, ReadWriteWeb, All Facebook, VentureBeat, CNET News, The Microsoft Blog, SlashGear, 901am and Lifehacker
IWNewsBites / TechNet Blogs: Microsoft Office comes to Facebook
Kip Kniskern / LiveSide.net: Office Web Apps integration coming to Facebook Messages
Frederic Lardinois / ReadWriteWeb: What Facebook Didn't Mention: Microsoft Office Web Apps Come …
Nick O'Neill / All Facebook: Live From Facebook's Massive Messaging Announcement
Matthew Lynley / VentureBeat: Facebook's sexy Microsoft affair continues with Office app integration
Josh Lowensohn / CNET News: Facebook's new in-box brings MS Office support
Evan Selleck / SlashGear: Facebook Modern Messaging System Offers Full Social Integration and History
MG Siegler / TechCrunch:
Facebook's Modern Messaging System: Seamless, History, And A Social Inbox — We're here today at the St. Regis in San Francisco where Facebook is unveiling what CEO Mark Zuckerberg is calling a “modern messaging system”. — Zuckerberg recalled talking to high schoolers recently and asking them how they communicate with one another.
Discussion: Datamation, Guardian, SAI, All Facebook, internetnews.com, SelectStart, eWeek, Macworld, Gizmodo, Inside Facebook, Ars Technica, VentureBeat, GigaOM, BetaNews, DailyTech, The Social, Mashable!, Download Squad, BGR, The Next Web, Social Medium, FierceVoIP and IntoMobile
Quin Street Corporation / Datamation: Facebook Messages: Non-Email Email
Quin Street Corporation / internetnews.com: Facebook Messages, the Next Step Beyond Email?
Chris Preimesberger / eWeek: Facebook Combines E-Mail, Chat, Texting into New Messages Service
Mark Sullivan / Macworld: Facebook announces e-mail service
Brian Barrett / Gizmodo: Facebook Email: Every Ping In One Place
Mathew Ingram / GigaOM: Facebook's Social Inbox Wants to Take Over Your Email
Tim Conneally / BetaNews: Facebook's new messaging system handles e-mail, chat, SMS …
Caroline McCarthy / The Social: Facebook unveils e-mail, the sequel
Adam Ostrow / Mashable!: Facebook's New Messaging System Explained [VIDEO]
Sebastian Anthony / Download Squad: Facebook launches ‘next generation messaging’, sounds a lot like Google Wave
Andrew Munchbach / BGR: Facebook announces new communication platform; simple, seamless, not email
Mike Isaac / Social Medium: Facebook Email Announcement: By the Numbers
Mike Dolan / FierceVoIP: I don't use a phone. I have Skype for that.
Marin Perez / IntoMobile: Improved Facebook Messages coming to Apple iPhone app
Dan Gillmor / Salon:
Facebook's über-communications platform — The social networking giant wants all of your conversations to happen on its site. You should think twice — Facebook wants you to live, online, in Facebook.com, and it wants to be the main repository for your online identity.
Discussion: VentureBeat, Search Engine Watch, Inside Facebook and Search Engine Land
Frank Watson / Search Engine Watch: Facebook Announces Email Service Launch
Kim-Mai Cutler / Inside Facebook: Facebook Will Allow Email Exporting — But Only of @facebook.com Addresses
Eric Savitz / Tech Trader Daily:
Facebook Sets Email Service; Facebook.com Addresses For Users — Facebook today expanded its email service, jumping into a crowded market that already includes Google (GOOG) Gmail, Microsoft (MSFT) Hotmail and Yahoo (YHOO) Mail. The company will offer a facebook.com email address to users, based on their Facebook user names.
Discussion: VentureBeat, Inside Facebook, SAI, TechCrunch, eSarcasm, Electronista and Mashable!
Kim-Mai Cutler / Inside Facebook: Facebook Employees Get @fb.com Addresses, While Users Get @facebook.com
Nicholas Carlson / SAI: Facebook Employees Will Now Have “@FB.com” Email Addresses
Kannan Muthukkaruppan / Facebook:
The Underlying Technology of Messages
The Underlying Technology of Messages
Discussion: All Facebook, Facebook Developer Blog, SAI and Inside Facebook
Jackie Cohen / All Facebook: New Technology Behind 20 Billion Daily Facebook Messages
Nicholas Carlson / SAI: Facebook Email: A Click-By-Click Tour With Huge Screenshots
Leena Rao / TechCrunch:
Facebook: 350M People Using Messaging; More Than 4B Messages Sent Daily
Facebook: 350M People Using Messaging; More Than 4B Messages Sent Daily
Discussion: BBC, Mashable! and Hitwise Intelligence
Brenna Ehrlich / Mashable!: Facebook Messages by the Numbers
Antony Bruno / Billboard:
Best Bet: Apple To Announce Addition of Beatles Catalog to iTunes — Rock and Pop — The smart money on tomorrow's mysterious iTunes announcement is that Apple will finally be adding the Beatles catalog to the digital music store. — That's not fully confirmed, but after a day of phone calls …
John Gruber / Daring Fireball: Billboard's Guess: The Beatles
Federico Viticci / MacStories: WSJ: Indeed, Apple Announcing Beatles & iTunes Tomorrow
Greg Sandoval / CNET News: Report: Beatles coming to iTunes
Jacqui Cheng / Ars Technica: Report: mystery iTunes announcement a Beatles deal
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: WSJ and Billboard: Beatles on iTunes tomorrow
Eric Slivka / MacRumors: More Speculation for Tomorrow: Beatles on iTunes
Larry Dignan / Between the Lines Blog: Apple lands the Beatles for iTunes
Alexis Madrigal / The Atlantic Online: WSJ: Beatles Coming to iTunes
Stuart Miles / Pocket-lint: The Beatles are coming to iTunes say multiple sources
Sam Biddle / Gizmodo: WSJ Reports Tomorrow's iTunes Event Is Beatlemania
Matthew Humphries / Geek.com: Apple's iTunes announcement probably involves a yellow submarine
Jefferson Graham / USA Today: Stay tuned: Big announcement from Apple Tuesday
Victor Godinez / techblog.dallasnews.com: Apple making iTunes-related announcement tomorrow
Eric Slivka / MacRumors:
Hints of ‘iTunes Live Stream’ Service Found in iTunes 10.1 — Speculation and rumors regarding tomorrow's iTunes-related announcement are continuing to come in from all directions, and the latest bit of speculation relies on some bits of information pulled out of the iTunes 10.1 release …
Discussion: 9 to 5 Mac, Ars Technica, everythingiCafe, BGR, MacStories and SlashGear
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: Here comes ‘iTunes Live Stream’
Jacqui Cheng / Ars Technica: Poll Technica: what iTunes-y thing will Apple announce?
Tim Barribeau / everythingiCafe: “iTunes Live Stream” Coming Tomorrow?
Zach Epstein / BGR: Apple to introduce ‘iTunes Live Stream’ service tomorrow?
Federico Viticci / MacStories: The Speculation That You'll Never Forget
Peter Kafka / MediaMemo:
Don't Count on Music Subscriptions or Streaming From Apple Tomorrow — What's Apple planning at its iTunes announcement tomorrow? Good question! — But I'll be very surprised if it is music related-like a new music subscription service, or even one that lets you stream music you already own to multiple devices.
Discussion: Bits, MacStories, MacRumors, SAI, Daring Fireball, Appolicious Advisor, Gizmodo, everythingiCafe and I4U News
Nick Bilton / Bits: Apple Teases Customers With iTunes Announcement
Federico Viticci / MacStories: Billboard: Beatles Coming To iTunes Tomorrow
Dan Frommer / SAI: Silicon Alley Insider: Early Consensus: Some Sort Of iTunes Streaming Service Coming Tomorrow
Tim Barribeau / everythingiCafe: Apple Teases Big iTunes Announcement
Luigi Lugmayr / I4U News: The best Guesses for Apple iTunes Announcement
Federico Viticci / MacStories:
“Exciting Announcement from iTunes” Coming Tomorrow, What Is It?
“Exciting Announcement from iTunes” Coming Tomorrow, What Is It?
Discussion: BGR, Fortune, Gizmodo, Engadget, AppleInsider, Techie Buzz, ZDNet, Mashable!, The Apple Core Blog, GigaOM, Digital Daily, ReadWriteWeb, Mobile Marketing Watch, Gadget Lab, Softpedia News, 9 to 5 Mac, VentureBeat, CBS News and Andy Ihnatko's Celestial Waste …, Thanks:viticci
Andrew Munchbach / BGR: Apple posts mysterious message on homepage, iTunes announcement due tomorrow
Philip Elmer-DeWitt / Fortune: Apple's big iTunes tease
Brian Barrett / Gizmodo: What's Apple Planning For iTunes Tomorrow?
Larry Dignan / ZDNet: Apple preps iTunes announcement: Cloud tunes on tap?
Brenna Ehrlich / Mashable!: Apple Promises Big iTunes Announcement Tomorrow: What Is It? [Open Thread]
Jason D. O'Grady / The Apple Core Blog: Speculation on tomorrow's iTunes announcement (updated)
Darrell Etherington / GigaOM: Apple Posts iTunes Announcement Teaser
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily: What's Apple Announcing Tomorrow: A Subscription Service? ITunes in the Cloud?
Mike Melanson / ReadWriteWeb: Apple: We Have an iTunes Announcement “You'll Never Forget”
Charlie Sorrel / Gadget Lab: Apple Teases iTunes Announcement 'That You'll Never Forget'
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: Big announcement from iTunes tomorrow. Cloud?
Devindra Hardawar / VentureBeat: Apple to make “exciting” announcement tomorrow — could it be cloud-based iTunes?
Chad Catacchio / The Next Web:
Google's Schmidt: Android Gingerbread to have near-field-communication support — At the Web 2.0 Summit just now, Google CEO Eric Schmidt said that Android Gingerbread 2.3 will support near-field-communications to read RFID tags. — Schmidt said that the NFC support, “will be in the new operating system …
Discussion: TechCrunch, Android and Me, VentureBeat, ReadWriteWeb and Mashable!
Jason Kincaid / TechCrunch: Android Gingerbread Supports NFC: Tap Your Phone To Pay With Your Credit Card
Taylor Wimberly / Android and Me: Eric Schmidt confirms that Gingerbread and Nexus S coming in the “next few weeks”
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat: Google chief shows off unannounced Android phone with near-field communication
Marshall Kirkpatrick / ReadWriteWeb: Google Aims to Replace Credit Cards & More With the Addition …
Jennifer Van Grove / Mashable!: Google Will Soon Power Mobile Payments
Nilay Patel / Engadget:
Eric Schmidt shows off a Nexus S at the Web 2.0 summit, says Gingerbread coming in ‘next few weeks’ — We had a feeling Eric Schmidt would be doing something surprising at the Web 2.0 summit, and the man didn't disappoint — he just showed off the Nexus S running on T-Mobile …
Discussion: ReadWriteWeb, TechCrunch, VentureBeat, SAI, Tech Trader Daily, GottaBeMobile, displayblog, Gizmodo, TmoNews and Mashable!
Marshall Kirkpatrick / ReadWriteWeb: Watch the Web 2.0 Summit Live
MG Siegler / TechCrunch: Schmidt On Google TV Network Backlash: We're Taking Dumb TV And Making It Smart
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat: Google chief says web-connected TVs will lead to fountain of new revenue sources
Chuong Nguyen / GottaBeMobile: Eric Schmidt Shows Off Nexus S at Web 2.0 Summit
Kyle VanHemert / Gizmodo: Eric Schmidt Says Android Gingerbread Will Have NFC Walletphone Magic
Jason Calacanis / Calacanis.com:
Why I'm suing Mike Arrington — Note: I just sent this to the JasonNation.com email list (which you can sign up for on the top right of this blog, or at www.jasonnation.com. I'm reposting it here since I'm getting a lot of press calls. If anyone wants to interview me on this issue …
Discussion: L.A. Times Tech Blog and The Next Web
Courtney Boyd Myers / The Next Web: Jason Calacanis sues Mike Arrington and unveils details of his new LAUNCH conference
Michael Arrington / TechCrunch:
SimpleGeo Hires Former Digg CEO Jay Adelson — Jay Adelson, the CEO of Digg until April 2010, just landed in a new position. He's taking over as CEO of location services startup SimpleGeo, and will join the company's board of directors. Founding CEO Matt Galligan will become the company's Chief Strategy Officer.
Discussion: ReadWriteWeb, VentureBeat, The Social, Pulse2 and The Next Web
Marshall Kirkpatrick / ReadWriteWeb: To Describe to Us the World: Former Digg CEO Joins Location Startup SimpleGeo
Cody Barbierri / VentureBeat: Former Digg CEO Jay Adelson finds himself at SimpleGeo
Caroline McCarthy / The Social: Ex-Digg CEO Jay Adelson lands at SimpleGeo
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Former Digg CEO Jay Adelson Joins SimpleGeo As Chief Executive
Chad Catacchio / The Next Web: Ex-Digg CEO Jay Adelson to take the reins at location startup SimpleGeo
Matt Galligan / SimpleGeo · Blog:
An Important and Exciting Update
An Important and Exciting Update
Bertrand Vasquez / Erictric: Former Digg CEO Jay Adelson Hired by SimpleGeo as New CEO
Lauren Indvik / Mashable!: Former Digg CEO Jay Adelson Named CEO of SimpleGeo
Henrik Ståhl / Henrik on Java:
Moving Java Forward: Open Response from Oracle to Apache — I would like to share with you the official response from Oracle to Apache on the JCP: Oracle nominated Apache for a seat on the Executive Committee in recognition of Apache's continued participation and valued contribution to the community.
Joab Jackson / Computerworld: Oracle responds to Apache Java defiance
Brian Womack / Bloomberg:
Facebook Passes EBay in Value, Becoming No. 3 U.S. Web Company — Nov. 15 (Bloomberg) — Facebook Inc.'s estimated worth is now bigger than EBay Inc.'s valuation, making it the third- largest U.S. Internet business and underscoring the growing allure of social media for investors.
Discussion: Examiner, Mashable!, MediaPost, All Facebook, SAI, ReadWriteWeb, Adotas, Venture Capital Dispatch, Techie Buzz and Softpedia News
Michael Santo / Examiner: Facebook valuation estimated at $41 billion: Bloomberg
Stan Schroeder / Mashable!: Is Facebook Worth $41 Billion?
Gavin O'Malley / MediaPost: Facebook Becomes Third Most Valuable Web Business, Passes eBay
Jackie Cohen / All Facebook: Facebook's Valuation Skyrockets To $41 Billion
Jay Yarow / SAI: Silicon Alley Insider: Facebook Is Now The Third Most Valuable Web Company In The U.S.
Sarah Perez / ReadWriteWeb: Facebook Worth $41 Billion (Report)
Gavin Dunaway / Adotas: Facebook: The $41 Billion Social Network
Chinmoy Kanjilal / Techie Buzz: Facebook Is now the Third Largest Internet Company in the US
Sameer Samat / The Official Google Blog:
Improvements to Product Search for this holiday season — Every year retailers start the holiday shopping season earlier and earlier—and still I procrastinate until late December before getting started. This year I've already made my list and I'm ready to go.
Clint Boulton / eWeek: Google Product Search Boosts Local Shopping Vs. Amazon
Greg Sterling / Search Engine Land: Google Connects Online And Offline With Local Product Availability
Seth Weintraub / Fortune: Google to apply visual search to high fashion?
Juan Carlos Perez / PC World: Google Adds Offline Inventory Data to Product Search
Kristen Hawley / GeekSugar: Google Improves Product Search in Time For the Holidays
Donald Melanson / Engadget: Read the full post on alt.engadget.com
Edward Helmore / Guardian: Google targets fashion market
Cherr Aira Quintana / SiliconANGLE: Holiday Shopping Made Easy with Google Product Search Updates
Frank Reed / Andy Beal's Marketing Pilgrim: Google Adds Product Search Enhancements Sometime in the Very Near …
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Google Improves Product Search And Is Rumored To Be Launching …
Katie Kindelan / SocialTimes.com: Local Shoppers Gain New Tool with Google Products
Greg Sterling / Screenwerk: Google Adds Local Product Inventory to Database
Kara Swisher / BoomTown:
Exclusive: Ex-Yahoos-Plus Chief Yahoo Jerry Yang-in New Morado Ventures Fund (That's Spanish for Purple, Natch) — A new $10 million micro-venture fund, led by former Yahoo top engineering exec Ash Patel-called Morado Ventures and funded by a group largely made up of ex-Yahoos-is about to launch …
Kara Swisher / CNET News: Ex-Yahoos, plus Jerry Yang, in new Morado Ventures fund
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Former Yahoo! Exec Ash Patel Launches Morado Ventures, Receives …
Eric Barry / All Facebook:
11% Have Had Sex with Someone They Met on Facebook — Thinking of poking that special friend? You're not alone. — A new study conducted for the revamped British airing of “Sex Rehab with Dr. Drew” shows that 11% of Britons have engaged in sexual intercourse with someone they met through Facebook.
Microsoft Launches New Casual Games Hub — The company today rolled out the Microsoft Game Hub, which helps fans of casual games like Bejeweled play and interact socially across MSN Games, Bing Games and Windows Live Messenger. — Solitaire doesn't have to be so solitary anymore.
Gavin O'Malley / MediaPost: Microsoft Gets Social “Gaming Hub”
Tom Warren / Winrumors: Overhauled Games for Windows Marketplace launched
Chris Morrison / Inside Social Games: CrowdStar Puts Its Social Games on Microsoft's Bing
Josh Lowensohn / CNET News: Microsoft's new Game Hub socializes Web games
Alicia Ashby / EngageDigital: CrowdStar, Microsoft Partner For Web Social Games
Robin Wauters / TechCrunch: Not So Casual: Microsoft To Revitalize MSN Games, Live Messenger And Bing Games
Oliver Chiang / SelectStart: Microsoft Getting Social With New Casual Games Hub
Sebastian Anthony / Download Squad: Microsoft launches new casual games hub that connects MSN, Bing and Live
Ed Bott / Ed Bott's Microsoft Report Blog:
Microsoft vs. McAfee: How free antivirus outperformed paid — How effective is free antivirus software? I had a chance to see a real, in-the-wild example just this month, and the results were, to put it mildly, unexpected. The bottom line? Microsoft's free antivirus solution found …
Discussion: Hardware 2.0 Blog, Thanks:edbott
Adrian Kingsley-Hughes / Hardware 2.0 Blog: The sorry state of antivirus software
Sean Hollister / Engadget:
Microsoft exec caught in privacy snafu, says Kinect might tailor ads to you — Microsoft's Dennis Durkin voiced an interesting idea at an investment summit last week — the idea that the company's Kinect camera might pass data to advertisers about the way you look, play and speak.
Discussion: TechFlash, Microsoft Watch, Switched and Mobility Digest
Warren Riddle / Switched: Kinect Monitoring Could Usher New Era of Personalized Gaming
Doug Simmons / Mobility Digest: Kinect Camera Made in 1984, Claims Microsoft Exec
Zach Epstein / BGR:
Motorola MOTOPAD to usher in Android 3.0 — Just as Motorola helped Google usher in Android 2.0 with the DROID, the reborn gadgeteer is now seemingly charged with a similar task for Android 3.0. Details for the time being are remarkably slim, but Mobile-Review.com — home …
Discussion: Android Community, VentureBeat, GeekSmack, SlashGear, Fortune, Droid Life, Android Phone Fans and IntoMobile
Chris Davies / Android Community: Motorola MOTOPAD to be 7-inch Android 3.0 debut?
Devindra Hardawar / VentureBeat: Motorola's Motopad tablet may be the first Android 3.0 device
Adam Cloutier / GeekSmack: Rumor: MOTOPAD selected to show off Android 3.0
Seth Weintraub / Fortune: Motorola MotoPad to usher in Android 3.0 Honeycomb
Kevin Krause / Android Phone Fans: Motorola MOTOPAD to Be First Android 3.0 Tablet
Riva Richmond / New York Times:
Attacker That Sharpened Facebook's Defenses — A friend on Facebook suggests that you watch an amazing or funny or sexy video. The link may seem innocuous enough. But with a few simple clicks, you could end up infecting your PC with the Koobface worm. — Koobface, whose name is an anagram …
Kara Swisher / BoomTown:
Let a Zillion Users Blab: Yahoo Debuts “Contributor Network” — Yahoo is debuting a new offering for its hundreds of million of users, which takes the Demand Media model and notches up the volume by presumably allowing a thousand flowers to bloom. — Or, more to the point, blab.
Discussion: paidContent, Yahoo!, Yodel Anecdotal and Thomas Hawk Digital Connection, more at Mediagazer »
Thomas Hawk / Thomas Hawk Digital Connection: The Problem With Yahoo's New “Yahoo Contributor Network” is Yahoo
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily:
WebOS Evangelist Rahul Sood Leaves HP … Well, this is unfortunate. Rahul Sood, Hewlett-Packard's CTO of Global Gaming and its de facto webOS evangelist, is leaving the company. — “It is with mixed emotions that I have decided to resign from my position as the CTO of Global Gaming for Hewlett-Packard …
Discussion: VentureBeat, Rahul Sood's Weblog, Digital Trends, PreCentral.net and ConceivablyTech
Matthew Lynley / VentureBeat: PC-design guru Rahul Sood takes his leave from HP
Rahul Sood / Rahul Sood's Weblog: This Too Shall Pass...
Geoff Duncan / Digital Trends: VoodooPC founder Rahul Sood departing HP
Dieter Bohn / PreCentral.net: HP CTO of Global Gaming Rahul Sood steps down
Wolfgang Gruener / ConceivablyTech: HP Gaming Chief Leaves, RIP Voodoo PC
Erick Schonfeld / TechCrunch:
Bit.ly Bundles Multiple Links Into One Short URL — There is a simple rule on the Internet when it comes to passing links around: the easier it is to share links, the more links will be shared. Bit.ly and other URL shorteners proved this with their billions of links repackaged for a 140-character world.
Discussion: bit.ly blog