Joshua Topolsky / Engadget:
PSA: iPhone alarms not working come New Year's Day 2011 — We're not exactly sure of the cause of this fancy new issue affecting Apple's super cool iPhone line of cellphones, but apparently you've got trouble come 1/1/2011. According to an explosive stream of frustration-filled tweets …
Discussion: Fortune, Examiner, MacRumors, IntoMobile, Thoughts from the Sidelines, OS X Daily, Go Rumors, iClarified, iLounge and Macgasm
Philip Elmer-DeWitt / Fortune: Wake up, iPhone!
Michael Santo / Examiner: iOS alarms not working: welcome to the New Year
Kelly Hodgkins / IntoMobile: PSA: Alarm clock bug may cause iPhone alarms to fail on New Year's Day 2011
Kevin Schram / Thoughts from the Sidelines: iPhone Alarm May Not Work In 2011 [iPhone Users Get To Relive Y2K Bug …
Anand Srinivasan / Go Rumors: iPhone Alarm Bug - Malfunction Reports On New Year Day
Jeremy Horwitz / iLounge: 2011 brings iPhone alarm failures, fix offered
Stephen M. Hackett / Macgasm: iOS non-recurring alarms failing on New Year's
Mark Gurman / 9 to 5 Mac:
New Year's 2011 breaks non-recurring iPhone alarm clocks (update: auto-fixes) — According to multiple users expressing their frustration through Twitter, come New Years 2011 (where ever you are) your iPhone alarm clock won't function correctly. You may recall a similar bug in iOS …
Discussion: TiPb, Macworld, PC Magazine, Gizmodo, TUAW, BlogsDNA, PhoneArena and Erictric, Thanks:markgurman
Jason Snell / Macworld: iOS bug prevents New Year's alarms
David Murphy / PC Magazine: iPhone Glitch Temporarily Kills Alarms in 2011
Chris Rawson / TUAW: iPhone alarms may fail to activate on New Year's Day
Khizer Hayat Farooq / BlogsDNA: New Year Welcomes iPhone With An Alarm Bug
Mike Norris / Erictric: iPhone Alarm Bug Goes Into Effect 1/1/11.
Sascha Segan / PC Magazine:
CES 2011 Preview: Phones and Tablets — Dual-core and 4G phones will muscle their way to the fore at CES this year. — CES is traditionally the beginning of a busy season for cell phone and tablet announcements, but it's not the end of the story. With Mobile World Congress coming …
ECG Attachment for Your iPhone — Seattle, Washington based Alivecor will be showing off its new iPhonECG system at the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The company has partnered with Oregon Scientific to manufacture the units, which are expected to sell for under $100 a piece.
Discussion: MobileCrunch, Thoughts from the Sidelines, Engadget, Technabob, I4U News, TechEye and iThinkDifferent
Steve Andersen / Thoughts from the Sidelines: CES 2011: Alivecor Set To Show iPhonECG At CES Show [Alivecor's …
Shane McGlaun / I4U News: CES 2011: Alivecor to show ECG Device for iPhone
Dean Wilson / TechEye: iPhone used to monitor heart
Glenn Chapman / Agence France Presse:
Tablets galore on tap at major CES gadget fest — SAN FRANCISCO (AFP) - Tablet computers will lead a host of “smart” gadgets in the Nevada desert this week at a Consumer Electronics Show (CES) spotlighting slick new devices on the horizon. — CES attendance in Las Vegas should top …
Discussion: PC Magazine
Tim Gideon / PC Magazine: CES 2011 Preview: Tablets
Gabe Rivera / Techmeme News:
The 50 biggest tech stories of 2010 — If the year is winding down, and real tech news is slowing to a trickle, you know it's time to reflect on the past 12 months in tech. Again this year we crunched Techmeme's historical data, cancelling out the influences of our editors …
Discussion: TechCrunch and BetaNews
Jason Kincaid / TechCrunch: A Look At Some Of The Biggest Tech Stories Of 2010
Emily Wood / The Official Google Blog:
Google blogging in 2010 — On the last day of 2010, it's time for us to reflect on the past year of Google blogging. This year, we published 454 posts (including this one) on the Official Google Blog—7 percent more than 2009. Those posts had an astonishing number of readers …
Seth Weintraub / Fortune: Want 10 million uniques/day? Put a link on Google's homepage
Thomas Houston / Switched: The Best Tech Writing of 2010
Owen Fletcher / China Real Time Report:
The Mysterious Case of the 'iPad 2′ Cases … Protective cases purportedly made for a new version of the iPad, posted for sale on Chinese e-commerce site Alibaba.com, have fueled some of the latest speculation about the rumored sequel to Apple's red-hot tablet computer.
Discussion: AppleInsider, Electronista, MacRumors, Go Rumors, Forbes, PhoneDog.com, TiPb, Network World, MacDailyNews and iClarified
Anand Srinivasan / Go Rumors: Rumored iPad 2 Hardware Features “Extremely Accurate”
Brian Caulfield / Forbes: Why The $%@! Would You Want A Camera On An iPad?
Alex Wagner / PhoneDog.com: Purported iPad 2 case images yanked
Rene Ritchie / TiPb: Supposed iPad 2 case images pulled
Yoni Heisler / Network World: More iPad 2 details emerge - tapered edges
MG Siegler / TechCrunch:
WakeMate Warns Users Of Major Safety Issue With Product After One Bursts Into Flames — It was only days ago that we wrote that after nearly a year of delays, the first WakeMate units were finally shipping to customers. And now there's some more bad news — really bad.
Discussion: Examiner, Android Community, SlashGear and Electronista
Michael Santo / Examiner: WakeMate faces recall, just days after first shipments
Chris Burns / Android Community: WakeMate Bursts Into Flames
Evan Selleck / SlashGear: WakeMate Bursts Into Flames Due to Issues with USB Charger
Philip Elmer-DeWitt / Fortune:
How big was Apple's iPad Christmas? — Unit sales estimates for the quarter that ended Saturday range from 5 million to 7.54 million — Click to enlarge. Source: Company reports, Apple 2.0 — The chatter on Investor Village's AAPL Sanity board Christmas Day was mostly about who found iPads under the tree.
Discussion: PadGadget, Tech Trader Daily, TUAW, Open IT Strategies, MacNN, everythingiCafe and App Advice
Kelly Hodgkins / TUAW: iPad holiday sales estimates are all over the place
Joel West / Open IT Strategies: Tablets succeed across the board
Tim Barribeau / everythingiCafe: Sales Estimates Show iPad Sold Like Hotcakes, Even With New Model On The Horizon
Alexander Vaughn / App Advice: How Huge Was The iPad This Christmas?
Alexis Madrigal / The Atlantic Online:
Chart: 2010's Best Performing Tech Companies — 2010 wasn't a great year for the economy, which puttered along like a zombie from the Walking Dead. But some companies delivered some notably strong performances, and the technology-heavy NASDAQ stock exchange was up more than 16% over the course of the year.
Discussion: Techie Buzz
Chinmoy Kanjilal / Techie Buzz: Head Turners of 2010 in the Tech Industry Based On Stock Performance
Zach Epstein / BGR:
Android bug that sends SMS messages to random recipients is being ignored by Google — According to a report from ZDNet blog Hardware 2.0, Google's Android platform is being plagued by a bug that Google is, for the most part, ignoring. The bug causes SMS messages to be delivered …
Taylor Martin / PhoneDog.com: When it comes to bugs, where do Google's priorities lie?
Michael Santo / Examiner: Months-old SMS addressing bug continues to plague Android users
Tyler Miller / Android Phone Fans: Android SMS Bug Still Plaguing Users
Dustin Karnes / Android News, Rumours, and Updates: Bug in Android SMS system sending messages to random contacts
Chris Burns / Android Community: SMS Messages Sent to Random Recipients Bug on Android Phones Being Ignored by Google
Adrian Kingsley-Hughes / Hardware 2.0 Blog: Android SMS bug sends your messages to random contacts
Democracy UK / Facebook:
A Snapshot of Facebook in 2010 — Happy New Year Democracy UK! — As 2010 draws to a close we can take a look at some data that provides a window into the lives of the millions of people around the world who use Facebook everyday to share their lives, feelings and interests with friends.
John Capone / MediaPost: The World According To Facebook
Burtonator / Kevin Burton's NEW FeedBlog: Isn't it frightening what you can do with Facebook's data set?
Todd Wasserman / Mashable!: Facebook by the Numbers in 2010 [STATS]
Nicholas Jackson / The Atlantic Online: What 20 Minutes on Facebook Looks Like
Rik Myslewski / The Register: Facebook stat flood gives hope to mateless, dateless