Chris Ziegler / Engadget:
Nokia CEO Stephen Elop rallies troops in brutally honest ‘burning platform’ memo? (update: it's real!) — “The first iPhone shipped in 2007, and we still don't have a product that is close to their experience. Android came on the scene just over 2 years ago, and this week they took our leadership position in smartphone volumes.
Discussion: GigaOM, CNET News, Reuters, iGeneration Blog, BoomTown, Computerworld, Ars Technica, PC World, Inquirer, Communities Dominate Brands, Technologizer, Wall Street Journal, SAI, BBC, Telegraph, Between the Lines Blog, The Nokia Blog, Fast Company, BBC, Bloomberg, Scobleizer, TDW Geeks, Android Phone Fans, Pocket-lint, The Tech Trade, Disruptive Telephony, Techland, TiPb, Gearlog, DailyTech, @gruber, SAI, PalmAddicts, SlashGear, Mobile Knots, Fudzilla, Electricpig.co.uk, Techie Buzz, Smartphones …, ThinkMobile, TUAW, 9 to 5 Mac, @rossrubin, Mobile Entertainment, @stevecheney, Fortune, @taylorbuley, @reckless, @hunterwalk, @tristanwalker, IntoMobile, Neowin.net, The Next Web and PC Magazine
Kevin C. Tofel / GigaOM: A Canadian In Espoo: Elop Gives Nokia a Chance
Marguerite Reardon / CNET News: Nokia prepares for major shakeup
Tarmo Virki / Reuters: Nokia drops MeeGo phone before launch: sources
Zack Whittaker / iGeneration Blog: Nokia at ‘crisis point’: iPhone and BlackBerry impossible to beat?
Daniel Ionescu / Computerworld: Nokia CEO: Apple, Google Beating Us in Smartphone War
Mikael Ricknäs / PC World: ‘Burning’ Memo From Nokia's Elop Sets Stage for OS Shake-up
Tomi T Ahonen / Communities Dominate Brands: The Nokia CEO ‘Burning Platform’ memo at Engadget, doesn't ring true to my ears..
Harry McCracken / Technologizer: Nokia: Is MeeGo a No-Go?
Christopher Lawton / Wall Street Journal: CEO Says Nokia Needs Big Change
Henry Blodget / SAI: NOKIA'S CEO DEMONSTRATES TRUE LEADERSHIP: Drop The Rah-Rah Crap …
Rory Cellan-Jones / BBC: Nokia's burning platform
Matt Warman / Telegraph: Nokia in crisis, says CEO Stephen Elop
Larry Dignan / Between the Lines Blog: Nokia's problem: Is there time to change culture amid a burning platform?
Mark Guim / The Nokia Blog: Nokia CEO's Burning Platform Internal Memo
Kit Eaton / Fast Company: iFive: Nokia's ‘Burning Platform,’ …
Cheezburger Network / TDW Geeks: Jerry Maguire Of The Day: Nokia CEO Stephen Elop circulated …
Kevin Krause / Android Phone Fans: In Company-Wide Memo CEO Admits Android, iOS Beating Out Nokia, Change is Needed
Paul Lamkin / Pocket-lint: Nokia CEO admits Apple and Google are streets ahead
Brian Heater / Gearlog: Nokia's CEO Has a Bad Case of the Brutal Honesties
Brandon Hill / DailyTech: Nokia CEO: We Are Standing on a “Burning Platform”, “Apple Owns the High-end”
@gruber: I think Vic Gundotra believes Nokia is going with WP7, too: http://twitter.com/vicgundotra/status/ 35182523650801664
Matt Rosoff / SAI: Silicon Alley Insider: Read This Remarkable Memo In Which Nokia CEO Stephen Elop …
Sammual James McLoughlin / PalmAddicts: Is Nokia at crisis point? “Nokia's new head has sent an outspoken …
Apurva Chaudhary / Mobile Knots: Nokia's leaked memo indicates that their platform is burning
Nedim Hadzic / Fudzilla: Nokia CEO issues a wake up call
Mic Wright / Electricpig.co.uk: Nokia boss' brutally honest memo leaks
Matthew Miller / Smartphones and Cell Phones Blog: Nokia CEO believes they have been pouring gas on their own burning platform
Todd Ogasawara / ThinkMobile: Will Nokia's Elop Trade a Burning Platform for a Smoldering One?
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: Nokia's Elop: Apple changed the game, and today, Apple owns the high-end
Ross Rubin / @rossrubin: Have you ever heard the story about the man who jumped from the burning platform and landed in the mouth of a shark?
Stuart Dredge / Mobile Entertainment: Nokia CEO Stephen Elop's ‘Burning Platform’ memo leaks in full
Steve Cheney / @stevecheney: Unbelievable. One of the craziest CEO addresses I've ever seen. RT @Lessien: Nokia Strategy Memo leak. http://j.mp/hZ7RiO
Seth Weintraub / Fortune: Nokia's Elop drops bomb: the platform is on fire
Taylor Buley / @taylorbuley: That Nokia memo is maybe the new Peanut Butter manifesto
Nilay Patel / @reckless: This leaked Nokia memo is maybe the best and most audacious CEO memo ever. If it's not real, it should be. http://t.co/XGvROdp
Hunter Walk / @hunterwalk: “Burning Platform” memo from Nokia CEO is the new “Peanut Butter Manifesto” hopefully w/ better results http://engt.co/gxuhD1
Tristan Walker / @tristanwalker: Nokia's CEO is getting serious! I love it. Super bold, but necessary http://engt.co/hZ7RiO #accountability
Stefan Constantinescu / IntoMobile: Leaked: Nokia's memo discussing the iPhone, Android, and the need for drastic change
Tzvi Friedman / Neowin.net: Nokia CEO admits defeat: “We're a burning platform”
Lawrence Coburn / The Next Web: Symbian's Huge Market Share Looks to be in Play
Mark Hachman / PC Magazine: Report: Elop to Elope with Nokia Senior Staff to Bay Area
Nokia drops first MeeGo phone before launch -sources — Nokia (NOK1V.HE) has ended development of its first smartphone using its new MeeGo operating system before it was ever launched, two industry sources close to the company said. A spokesman for Nokia declined to comment.
Discussion: SAI, VentureBeat, Digital Trends, mocoNews, Tech Trader Daily, Engadget, The Toybox Blog, GMSV, Phones Review, Techie Buzz, The Next Web, @gartenberg, Black Web 2.0, SlashGear, Electricpig.co.uk, Electronista, bproffitt's blog, PhoneArena, Tim Anderson's ITWriting, Pocket-lint and Know Your Cell
Devindra Hardawar / VentureBeat: Nokia scraps its first MeeGo phone
Jeffrey Van Camp / Digital Trends: Nokia shelves first MeeGo phone before launch
Ingrid Lunden / mocoNews: Maybe MeeGo Should Be Changing Its Name To MeeGone
Tiernan Ray / Tech Trader Daily: Nokia Edges Up On Alleged ‘Burning’ Memo
Thomas Ricker / Engadget: Nokia kills N9-00, its first MeeGo handset?
Levi Sumagaysay / GMSV: Microsoft, Nokia in the same rocky smartphone boat
Pathik Shah / Techie Buzz: Rumor: Nokia To Ditch MeeGo Powered N9?
Michael Gartenberg / @gartenberg: Why are people taking Nokia to task for “canceling” a device they never announced or planned to ship. #sheesh http://techme.me/B=0C
Chris Davies / SlashGear: Nokia N9-00 reportedly axed as MeeGo flails
Jennifer Allan / Electricpig.co.uk: Nokia N9: First MeeGo phone dumped before launch?
Brian Proffitt / bproffitt's blog: Nokia: Losing Faith in MeeGo?
Paul Lamkin / Pocket-lint: Nokia N9 canned as MeeGo falls at first hurdle?
Sean Fallon / Know Your Cell: Nokia kills plans for N9 MeeGo phone
Discussion: Engadget, Mobilized, Android Phone Fans, SlashGear, The Next Web, VentureBeat and Guardian
Nilay Patel / Engadget: Google's Vic Gundotra on Nokia: ‘Two turkeys do not make an Eagle’ (updated)
Ina Fried / Mobilized: It's Nail-Biting Time for Nokia Workers
Kevin Krause / Android Phone Fans: Google's Gundotra On Nokia/Microsoft Rumors: “Two Turkeys Do Not Make an Eagle”
Chris Davies / SlashGear: Google VP snipes at Nokia with turkey trash talk
Matt Brian / The Next Web: Google VP Labels Nokia and Microsoft “Turkeys”
Devindra Hardawar / VentureBeat: Nokia CEO prepares troops to jump into the unknown — AKA Microsoft (Updated)
Wall Street Journal:
Apple's New iPad in Production — Apple Inc. has started production of a new version of its iPad tablet computer, said people familiar with the matter. — The new device will be thinner, lighter and will come with a faster processor, more memory and a more powerful graphics processor, said the people familiar with the matter.
Discussion: PC World, Computerworld, Post Tech, Inquirer, USA Today, blogs.chron.com, TechSpot, dailywireless.org, Techland, CNET News, iLounge, Mashable!, ReadWriteWeb, DailyTech, BlogsDNA, Gearlog, Mobile Entertainment, AOL News, Zatz Not Funny!, DailyFinance, Examiner, Fonehome.co.uk, Fortune, The Register, I4U News, VentureBeat, Pocket-lint, PhoneArena, Neowin.net, L.A. Times Tech Blog, Geek.com, PadGadget, NBC Bay Area, TUAW and Los Angeles Times
Jonny Evans / Computerworld: iPad 2 shows Tim Cook is Apple's new ninja
Hayley Tsukayama / Post Tech: The Circuit: Twitter and WikiLeaks, Firefox Do Not Track …
Lawrence Latif / Inquirer: Apple Ipad 2 goes into production
Jose Vilches / TechSpot: Report: Apple begins production of iPad 2
Sam Churchill / dailywireless.org: iPad2 — Apple has started manufacturing a new version …
Doug Aamoth / Techland: Next iPad Already in Production?
Steven Musil / CNET News: Report: iPad 2 already in production
Charles Starrett / iLounge: WSJ: iPad 2 in production, to be thinner, lighter, faster
Mark Kurlyandchik / DailyTech: Report: iPad 2 in Production, No Resolution Improvements
Khizer Hayat Farooq / BlogsDNA: Apple iPad 2 Goes Into Production @ Hon Hai Precision Industry
Brian Heater / Gearlog: iPad 2 in Production - Rumor
Stuart Dredge / Mobile Entertainment: iPad 2 is now in production with ‘thinner and lighter’ design, claims WSJ
Steven Hoffer / AOL News: Right on schedule for a heavily rumored April release …
Dawn Kawamoto / DailyFinance: Apple's iPad 2 Will Be Faster, Smarter and Even Thinner
Michael Santo / Examiner: The iPad 2 enters production: WSJ
Jon / Fonehome.co.uk: iPad 2 said to be in production - thinner, faster and with a front facing camera
JP Mangalindan / Fortune: Today in Tech: iPad 2 in production, Nokia's burning platform
Bill Ray / The Register: iPad TWO: What, already? — Son of Fondleslab production pre-happening, says someone
Luigi Lugmayr / I4U News: New Apple iPad 2 is in Production
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat: Apple begins production on iPad 2
Paul Lamkin / Pocket-lint: WSJ says iPad 2 is in production
Michael Collado / Neowin.net: iPad 2 production begins
Nathan Olivarez-Giles / L.A. Times Tech Blog: Apple iPad 2 in production: Thinner, lighter, with front-facing camera, report says
Sal Cangeloso / Geek.com: WSJ: iPad 2 will be thinner, lighter, more powerful
Mathew Luschek / NBC Bay Area: iPad 2 Confirmed to be in Production
Chris Rawson / TUAW: What happens to the original iPad after iPad 2?
Dan Moren / Los Angeles Times: Remains of the Day: Et tu, iPad 2?
Mark Gurman / 9 to 5 Mac:
WSJ on iPad 2: FaceTime, thinner, lighter, faster, 1024 x 768 display — The well-informed Wall Street Journal has backed up just about every iPad 2 rumor we have heard so far. The WSJ says the iPad 2 will have a front facing camera for FaceTime video calling, in addition to a new lighter, thinner design.
Discussion: Computerworld, Softpedia News and Newlaunches.com
Brooke Crothers / CNET News:
Dell Adamo, spunky MacBook Air rival, is no more — After a few last gasps at deep discounts, the Dell Adamo line and brand name will be discontinued, CNET has learned. First revealed—with much fanfare—at CES in 2009, the Adamo was a worthy competitor to Apple's groundbreaking laptop.
Discussion: Computerworld, Digital Trends, CrunchGear, Geek.com, Laptops and Desktops Blog, TechSpot, SlashGear, Engadget, Electronista, Softpedia News and Fudzilla
Jared Newman / Computerworld: Dell Adamo: RIP MacBook Air Rival
Adam Rosenberg / Digital Trends: Dell discontinues ultraportable Adamo laptops
John Biggs / CrunchGear: Dell Discontinues The Adamo
Matthew Humphries / Geek.com: Dell has discontinued the Adamo laptop line
Sean Portnoy / Laptops and Desktops Blog: Dell discontinues Adamo laptop, leaving MacBook Air with one fewer competitor
Jose Vilches / TechSpot: Dell drops Adamo ultra-thin laptop, new model in the works
Shane McGlaun / SlashGear: Dell Adamo gets the axe
Peter Scott / Fudzilla: Dell kills off Adamo ultraportable
Ross Miller / Engadget:
PS3 ‘jailbreak code’ retweeted by Sony's Kevin Butler, no punchline needed — Oh, honey. Sony PlayStation's (entirely fictional) Kevin Butler holds many (also fictional) positions within the company, but apparently none of them require him to keep up with (very real) news events.
Discussion: ReadWriteWeb, Crave, tmblr.us, Digital Trends, TechEye, GamePolitics News, Geek.com, The Blog Herald, @maymaym, @gjmf and @jonfildes
Audrey Watters / ReadWriteWeb: Irony Alert: In the Middle of Anti-Jailbreaking Lawsuit …
Don Reisinger / Crave: The gadget blog: Sony mistakenly retweets PS3 jailbreak code
Andrew Couts / Digital Trends: Sony accidentally retweets PS3 ‘jailbreak’ …
Hector Dish / TechEye: Sony PR man Kevin Butler tweets PS3 root key
Matthew Humphries / Geek.com: Sony's Kevin Butler retweets PS3 security code
Tanner Godarzi / The Blog Herald: Sony Proves It Fails At Social Media
@maymaym: I suppose 46 DC EA D3 17 FE 45 D8 09 23 EB 97 E4 95 64 10 D4 CD B2 C2 is the new 09-f9-11-02-9d-74-e3-5b-d8-41-56-c5- 63-56-88-c0? #PS3 #AACS
Graham Freeman / @gjmf: Someone should register 46DCEAD317FE45D80923EB97E4956410D4CDB2C 2.net & use it to remind us about the Sony rootkit ( http://bit.ly/i6JkmV )
Tom Nguyen / Adobe Flash Player Team Blog:
Flash Player 10.2 is Here: Available Now for Windows, Mac, and Linux — Today, we're launching Flash Player 10.2 for Windows, Mac, and Linux. We're especially excited that this release introduces Stage Video, a full hardware accelerated video pipeline for best-in-class, beautiful video across platforms and browsers.
Stephen Shankland / CNET News: Flash 10.2 arrives with more efficient video
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: Flash 10.2 makes monster improvements in CPU usage
Vlad Savov / Engadget: Flash Player 10.2 sheds beta label, improves efficiency with Stage Video playback
Naked Security / Sophos: Adobe and Microsoft — As expected, today Microsoft …
Cyril Kowaliski / The Tech Report: Adobe releases completed Flash 10.2 plug-in
FavBrowser / Web Browsers: Download Adobe Flash Player 10.2 Final
Federico Viticci / MacStories: Flash Player 10.2 Now Available, Brings Stage Video
Amit / Digital Inspiration Technology Blog: Flash Player 10.2 is Here! — Adobe today released the final version …
Erez Zukerman / Download Squad: Flash Player 10.2 with Stage Video hardware acceleration out of beta
Paul McDougall / InformationWeek:
Bill Gates Dumping Microsoft Shares By The Millions — Over the past 12 months, Chairman Bill has sold off 90 million shares in the company he co-founded. Does he think it's become that bad an investment? — Maybe he's not impressed with its tablet strategy.
Charles Starrett / iLounge:
Verizon iPhone 4 antenna problems persist (video) — In the course of conducting our standard suite of iPhone 4 performance tests, iLounge has discovered that the Verizon CDMA iPhone 4 suffers from signal attenuation problems similar to ones discovered in the original GSM version of the iPhone 4.
Discussion: Fortune, Digital Trends, Redmond Pie, DSLreports, AppAdvice, Inquirer, IntoMobile, Techland, GottaBeMobile, ITProPortal, TechCrunch, Apple Bitch, Geek.com, SlashPhone, Computerworld, Softpedia News, Neowin.net, MacStories, MacRumors and Examiner, Thanks:starrett
Philip Elmer-DeWitt / Fortune: AT&T still smarting from antennagate
Alexander Vaughn / AppAdvice: Death Grip Signal Attenuation Still A Reality With The Verizon iPhone
Lawrence Latif / Inquirer: Apple fails to fix Iphone 4 antenna for Verizon
Xavier Lanier / GottaBeMobile: Verizon iPhone 4 Has Familiar Antenna Problems
Desire Athow / ITProPortal: Verizon iPhone 4 Still Has Antenna Issues
Effie Tjhai / SlashPhone: Verizon iPhone 4 Also Have Grip Issues
Michael Brown / Neowin.net: Verizon iPhone 4 still suffers from signal loss
Federico Viticci / MacStories: “Death Hug” Impossible Grip Affects Verizon iPhone Antennas …
Michael Santo / Examiner: Verizon iPhone still suffers ‘antennagate’ issues: video
Danny Sullivan / Search Engine Land:
Mahalo's Calacanis: Time To End The Content Farm Arms Race — No stranger to controversy, Mahalo CEO Jason Calacanis threw down a gauntlet at his “content farm” competitors, arguing they're polluting the web and angering Google, to the detriment of searchers and their own companies.
Discussion: Adam Sherk, SAI and MediaPost, Thanks:bobcaswell
Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry / SAI: Mahalo's Calacanis To Other Content Farms: Be Less Crappy
Laurie Sullivan / MediaPost: AOL Starts Mapping Plans For Huffington Post
Farhad Manjoo / Slate:
Search engine optimization won't work forever.
Search engine optimization won't work forever.
Discussion: Guardian and Webmetricsguru, more at Mediagazer »
Douglas Rushkoff / Guardian: Huffington Post and AOL: the end of Web 2.0 | Douglas Rushkoff
Marshall Sponder / Webmetricsguru: A few thoughts about Huffington Post / AOL and VisualRevenue.com
Wenzhang Zhu / Google Mobile Blog:
Introducing the Google Translate app for iPhone — Back in August 2008, we launched a Google Translate HTML5 web app for iPhone users. Today, the official Google Translate for iPhone app is available for download from the App Store. The new app has all of the features of the web app …
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat: Google Translate: You speak the words, your iPhone translates
Jason Ankeny / FierceMobileContent: Google Translate for iPhone enters the App Store
Daniel Eran Dilger / AppleInsider: Google brings speaking, listening Translate app to iPhone
Nathan Olivarez-Giles / L.A. Times Tech Blog: Google Translate app hits Apple's iPhone, iPod Touch
Stuart Dredge / Mobile Entertainment: Apps Of The Day: Google Translate, Al Jazeera, VZ Navigator and more...
Michael Cooney / PC World: Google Unveils iPhone Language Translation App
Michael Hickins / Digits: Google Unveils iPhone Translation App
Audrey Watters / ReadWriteWeb: Speak to Translate: Google Translate Gets an iPhone App
Ingrid Lunden / mocoNews: Who Will Put The Fire Out On Nokia's Burning Platform?
Charlie Sorrel / Gadget Lab: Hilarious Google Live Voice Translation Launches on iPhone
Clint Boulton / eWeek: Google Translate for iPhone Leverages Speech Synthesis
Paul Lamkin / Pocket-lint: Google Translate makes your iPhone multilingual
Chloe Albanesius / PC Magazine: Google Unveils Translate App for iPhone
Joseph Galante / Business Week:
Amazon's Data-Center Guru Honed Skills Fixing Lamborghinis — James Hamilton's challenge: making data centers more efficient while fending off a threat from IBM, AT&T, and Microsoft — Amazon.com (AMZN) Vice-President James Hamilton's schooling in computer data centers started under the hood of a Lamborghini Countach.
Discussion: Data Center Knowledge
Rich Miller / Data Center Knowledge: Amazon Buys Dublin Site for Data Center
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Discussion: SAI, The Awl and Webmonkey, more at Mediagazer »
Glynnis MacNicol / SAI: REDESIGN HEADACHE: Gawker Posts Are Not Showing Up On Google News
Scott Gilbertson / Webmonkey: Gawker Learns the Hard Way Why ‘Hash-Bang’ URLs are Evil
Seth Weintraub / Fortune:
Industry first: Smartphones pass PCs in sales — International Data Corp is showing that in the final quarter of 2010, smartphones passed global PC shipments for the first time in history. — As predicted a few months ago, Smartphones have passed PCs in global numbers.
Discussion: SAI, Geek.com, Mobile Entertainment, Digital Society, Mobile Knots and Financial Times, Thanks:llsethj
Henry Blodget / SAI: IT'S OFFICIAL: The Smartphone Market Is Now Bigger Than The PC Market
John Brownlee / Geek.com: Smartphones outsell PCs for the first time in history
Stuart Dredge / Mobile Entertainment: Smartphones outsold PCs in Q4 2010
George Ou / Digital Society: Milestone - Smartphones sales surpass PCs
Apurva Chaudhary / Mobile Knots: Smartphones finally outsells PCs
Joseph Menn / Financial Times: Smartphone shipments surpass PCs
Arnold Kim / MacRumors:
Verizon iPhone 4 Now Available for Online Orders — Verizon and Apple have opened their website to accept orders for the Verizon iPhone. The Verizon iPhone was available for pre-orders for existing customers last week, but is now available for the general public.
Daniel Eran Dilger / AppleInsider: Apple Store relaunches with new Verizon iPhone 4
Alexander Vaughn / AppAdvice: Verizon iPhone Now Available To Order For Everyone
Federico Viticci / MacStories: Verizon iPhone Sales Expected To Top 1 Million In First Week
Chris Barylick / O'Grady's PowerPage: Verizon iPhone 4 now available via Apple Store web site
Matt Brian / The Next Web: Verizon iPhone 4 Now Available To Order By All
Khizer Hayat Farooq / BlogsDNA: Verizon iPhone 4 Back On Apple Stores
Rik Myslewski / The Register: Verizon iPhone 4 jailbroken - already
Matthew Humphries / Geek.com: Verizon iPhone 4 now available to order online
Nick O'Neill / All Facebook:
Facebook Rolls Out Major Upgrades To Ad System — This evening Facebook has rolled out a number of significant upgrades to the company's self-serve advertising system which will benefit those marketing their Facebook Pages as well as advertisers in general. — Sponsored Stories
Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry / SAI: Facebook Updates Ad System, Adds “Sponsored Stories” …
EBay to Unveil Plan to Help PayPal Repel Google, Apple Threats — EBay Inc., preparing for a day when its PayPal online-payment unit is its biggest source of revenue, will lay out a three-year plan tomorrow for expanding the business and warding off threats from Google Inc. and Apple Inc …
Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry / SAI: PayPal Has A Three-Year Plan To Fight Google And Apple (And Facebook)
Paul Carr / TechCrunch:
Valleywag's Ryan Tate Publishes Photo of Zuckerberg's House; Days Later, Stalker Shows Up — A few months back, I had a few harsh words for Valleywag editor Ryan Tate over his decision to pay a paparazzo for photographs of Mark Zuckerberg's house and girlfriend. — Specifically I said...
Discussion: @ryantate and The Atlantic Online
Ryan Tate / @ryantate: @jonmilani 4chan posted my address long ago — and visited! I hear we're in a new post privacy era.
Nicholas Jackson / The Atlantic Online: Is Gawker to Blame For Mark Zuckerberg's Facebook Stalker?
Leslie Katz / CNET News:
Dell unveils 10-inch Windows 7 tablet — Steven Lalla, vice president and general manager of Dell's commercial client product group, holds up a non-working mockup of the company's new commercial Windows tablet. — Dell expanded its foray into tablets today with a new 10-inch Windows 7-based device designed …
Discussion: TechEye, Softpedia News, Reuters, Engadget, ThinkMobile, MSDN Blogs, ITProPortal, BGR, AppleInsider and Computerworld
Dean Wilson / TechEye: Dell business tablet challenges RIM Playbook
Gabriel Madway / Reuters: Dell prepping Windows tablet, refreshing PCs
Joanna Stern / Engadget: Dell promises a 10-inch Windows 7 tablet later this year
Todd Ogasawara / ThinkMobile: Windows 7 Tablets for Business Only: First HP, Now Dell.
Desire Athow / ITProPortal: Dell Showcases 10-inch Windows 7 Tablet
Andrew Munchbach / BGR: Dell will have Windows 7 tablets in market by year's end
Daniel Eran Dilger / AppleInsider: Dell previews conceptual tablet running Windows 7
James Niccolai / Computerworld: Dell to launch 10-inch Windows 7 tablet later this year
Josh Halliday / Guardian:
Judge points to problems with ‘unsecured Wi-Fi’ prosecutions — Digital Economy Act under more scrutiny after senior judge highlights problems with copyright claims — A senior court judge has pointed to severe problems with the way the Digital Economy Act enables copyright owners to prosecute people accused of illegal filesharing.
Discussion: The Register
Sony Ericsson Xperia Play to launch on Verizon? — As we reported, Sony Ericsson will be introducing the Xperia Play on February 13th. That, of course, is the day before the start of the MWC in Barcelona. From the beginning when the device was a mere concept, to today's pictures showing …
Discussion: The Toybox Blog, BGR, PhoneNews.com, Crave, Engadget, Know Your Cell, wirelessgoodness.com, Android Community, Electronista and Softpedia News
Andrew Munchbach / BGR: Sony Ericsson's Xperia Play coming to Verizon Wireless, says Wirefly
Humberto Saabedra / PhoneNews.com: Wirefly: Sony Ericsson Xperia Play Coming to Verizon Wireless
Vlad Savov / Engadget: Sony Ericsson Xperia Play may be headed to Verizon
Jason Cipriani / Know Your Cell: Sony Ericsson Xperia Play to launch on Verizon Wireless according to Wirefly
Shane McGlaun / Android Community: Sony Ericsson Xperia Play may be headed to Verizon
Gartner Says Worldwide Mobile Device Sales to End Users Reached 1.6 Billion Units in 2010; Smartphone Sales Grew 72 Percent in 2010 — Apple and RIM Displaced Sony Ericsson and Motorola in Mobile Device Manufacturers Ranking — Worldwide mobile device sales to end users totaled 1.6 billion units in 2010 …
Discussion: TechCrunch, TechEye and Inquirer
Dean Wilson / TechEye: Mobile device sales boomed in 2010
David Neal / Inquirer: Smartphone sales grew 72 per cent in 2010
Ron Carmel / 2D Boy:
Analysis: World of Goo's iPad Launch — We attempted, and failed, to bring World of Goo to iPhone in the summer of 2009. Development was sporadic and slow as we worked with a series of four different contractors who, for various reasons, did not bring the project to completion. So we dropped it.
Discussion: MacStories, VG247, Joystiq and AppleInsider
Cody Fink / MacStories: World Of Goo Sells 125K In First Month: 2D Boy Talks Sales, Strategies, And Consoles
Nathan Grayson / VG247: Goo-d, goo-d: World of Goo sticks to 125,000 iPads in first month
Richard Mitchell / Joystiq: World of Goo iPad sells 125K in first month
Daniel Eran Dilger / AppleInsider: World of Goo says iPad launch beat peak WiiWare, Steam sales
Chris Ziegler / Engadget:
Samsung Galaxy Indulge shows up on MetroPCS: LTE, Android 2.2, 1GHz processor — We don't have any official pictures yet, but there's now a placeholder entry for a so-called SCH-R910 Galaxy Indulge from Samsung on MetroPCS' official site, in all likelihood that device we'd previously seen leaked a couple times as the Forte.
Discussion: The Toybox Blog, Engadget, Android Phone Fans, techblog.dallasnews.com, dailywireless.org, Electronista, Android Phone Fans, BGR and Gadgetell
Kevin Krause / Android Phone Fans: Samsung Galaxy Indulge Appears on MetroPCS Site, No Longer the Forte
Victor Godinez / techblog.dallasnews.com: MetroPCS gets its first legit 4G smart phone, the Samsung Galaxy Indulge
Sam Churchill / dailywireless.org: MetroPCS and Verizon LTE Phones
Kevin Krause / Android Phone Fans: Official: Samsung Galaxy Indulge first 4G LTE Handset at MetroPCS …
Andrew Munchbach / BGR: Samsung Galaxy Indulge appears on MetroPCS' website; Android 2.2 and LTE in tow
Matt Baume / NBC Bay Area:
Mayor Lures Twitter to Dangerous Skid Row — Mayor Ed Lee wants to keep Twitter in San Francisco. So why is he offering them office space in the worst part? — Ed Lee is expected to announce tax credits targeted specifically at companies like Twitter, according to the Gate.