New York Times:
Apple Is Weighing a Cheaper iPhone — SAN FRANCISCO — Apple has been exploring ways to broaden the appeal of the iPhone by making the popular device less expensive and allowing users to control it with voice commands. — But contrary to published reports, Apple is not currently developing …
Discussion: App Advice, Digital Daily, AppleInsider, Examiner, ReadWriteWeb, Crave, NewsGrange, 9 to 5 Mac, TiPb, MobileWhack, Neowin.net, Mashable!, Apple Bitch, MacStories, Geek.com, Erictric, TUAW, Engadget, msnbc.com, iClarified, The Loop, everythingiCafe and Gizmodo
Bryan Wolfe / App Advice: NYT: No iPhone Nano, But Free And Improved MobileMe Service Likely This Year
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily: IPhone Nano a NoGo
Michael Santo / Examiner: Apple looking at cheaper, not smaller iPhones: NYT
Mike Melanson / ReadWriteWeb: If Not Nano, Then What? Apple Looks at Budget iPhone
Frederic Lardinois / NewsGrange: NYTimes: Apple Is NOT Working on a Smaller iPhone
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: NYTimes: There won't be an iPhone nano
Rene Ritchie / TiPb: iPhone to get cheaper, better voice control, better MobileMe — but nano a no go?
Michael Collado / Neowin.net: Apple not making a smaller iPhone
Federico Viticci / MacStories: New York Times: There's No iPhone Nano, New MobileMe Will Be Free
Sal Cangeloso / Geek.com: NYT: Apple considering cheaper, but not smaller, iPhone
Bertrand Vasquez / Erictric: Rumored iPhone Nano was Just a Rumor
Dave Caolo / TUAW: No iPhone nano, says New York Times
Rosa Golijan / msnbc.com: Report: Next iPhone will be cheaper, but not smaller
Jim Dalrymple / The Loop: Report: Apple is not developing a smaller iPhone
Tim Barribeau / everythingiCafe: NYT Says Apple Is Working On Cheap, Not Small iPhone
Matt Buchanan / Gizmodo: There Won't Be a Tiny iPhone This Summer
The Official Google Blog:
An update to Google Social Search — Today we're doing a little bit more to bring you all the goodness of Google, plus the opinions of the people you care about. As always, we want to help you find the most relevant answers among the billions of interconnected pages on the web.
Discussion: eWeek, Andy Beal's Marketing Pilgrim, SAI, InformationWeek, Epicenter, Fortune, L.A. Times Tech Blog, V3.co.uk, Friending Facebook Blog, Examiner, Adotas, BetaNews, VentureBeat, Erictric, Search Engine Watch, CNET News, Local Media Watch, Bits, Google Operating System, Techland, NewsGrange, Googling Google Blog, The Business Insider, Silicon Valley Watcher, Fast Company, All Facebook, MediaFile, Pulse2, paidContent, Softpedia News, Digital Trends, NBC Bay Area, Webmonkey, MarketingVOX, Tnooz, GigaOM, PC Pro, Lost Remote, Digits, Techie Buzz, PC World, New York Magazine and The Next Web
Clint Boulton / eWeek: Google Social Search Spreads to Fight Facebook
Andy Beal / Andy Beal's Marketing Pilgrim: Waiter? There's a Social Media Spammer in my Google SERPs!
Jay Yarow / SAI: Silicon Alley Insider: Google's New Social Search Is Missing Something Super Huge And Important
Thomas Claburn / InformationWeek: Google Makes Search Results Social
Jessica Guynn / L.A. Times Tech Blog: Google search results get more social
Shaun Nichols / V3.co.uk: Google updates Social Search
Emil Protalinski / Friending Facebook Blog: Google Social Search is still missing Facebook
Michael Santo / Examiner: Google make its search more social, but no Facebook ‘likes’
Gavin Dunaway / Adotas: Google Actually Snuggles Up to Search Socialization
Anthony Ha / VentureBeat: Is Google's Facebook competitor almost ready?
Bertrand Vasquez / Erictric: Google Social Search Gets Updated with New Features
Thom Craver / Search Engine Watch: Google Integrates Social Into Search Results
Tom Krazit / CNET News: Social links get higher billing in Google
Andrew Shotland / Local Media Watch: Google Adds More Friends to Social Search
Claire Cain Miller / Bits: Google Search Results Get More Social
Michelle Castillo / Techland: In an effort to personalize your search experience …
Frederic Lardinois / NewsGrange: Search Gets Personal
Christopher Dawson / Googling Google Blog: Google Social Search: Now integrated with Google results
Foremski / Silicon Valley Watcher: Analysis: Google Social Search Is All About Blocking Facebook/Twitter Search
Jackie Cohen / All Facebook: Google's Social Search Announcement Omits Facebook
Alexei Oreskovic / MediaFile: Google sprinkles search results with social networking, but leaves out Facebook
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Google Adding Social Search Results
Joseph Tartakoff / paidContent: Google Updates ‘Social Search’
Andrew Couts / Digital Trends: Google boosts Social Search by giving friends' posts higher page priority
Barbara E. Hernandez / NBC Bay Area: Google Makes Search More Social
Scott Gilbertson / Webmonkey: Google Taps Your Friends to Improve Search Results
Kevin May / Tnooz: Google to make travel search even more social
Stewart Mitchell / PC Pro: Google's search results will pull in more personalised content …
Cory Bergman / Lost Remote: Google rolling out social search across the board
Scott Morrison / Digits: Google Search More Social
Keith Dsouza / Techie Buzz: Google Social Search Goes Mainstream
Juan Carlos Perez / PC World: Google Updates Social Search
Matt McGee / Search Engine Land:
Google's Search Results Get More Social; Twitter As The New Facebook “Like” — Your friends' activity on Twitter, Flickr and elsewhere — but for now, not Facebook — will soon be a lot more visible in Google's search results, including having an impact on how pages rank.
Discussion: ReadWriteWeb, TechCrunch, Gizmodo, WebProNews, Logic+Emotion, Inside Facebook, Mashable!, Neowin.net, The Huffington Post, MediaPost, Electronista, Fortune, SAI, The Atlantic Online and NetworkEffect
MG Siegler / TechCrunch: Google Search Finally Going Fully Social With Shared Twitter Links And Even Quora Data
Brian Barrett / Gizmodo: The Twitters Are Taking Over Your Google Searches
David Armano / Logic+Emotion: Social Search Will Force Your Business To Recalibrate
Kim-Mai Cutler / Inside Facebook: Facebook Wins Search-Related Patent for Visual Tags
Gavin O'Malley / MediaPost: Search Marketing Turns Social
Seth Weintraub / Fortune: Google search gets (more) social
Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry / SAI: Google Adds Deeper “Social” Integration Into Its Search Results
Alexis Madrigal / The Atlantic Online: Tweets to Start Shaping Google Search Results
David Sarno / L.A. Times Tech Blog:
Official list of attendees at Obama tech meeting: CEOs of Twitter, Netflix, Oracle, Yahoo, others — Here's the official list of attendees of Thursday evening's meeting of technology industry chiefs with President Obama in San Francisco. It includes many of Silicon Valley's biggest names.
Discussion: The Oatmeal, Between the Lines Blog, Bits, Computerworld, Digital Daily, @lexnfx, The Snitch, Pulse2, NBC Bay Area and SiliconANGLE
Larry Dignan / Between the Lines Blog: Obama's big tech powwow invite list: A few stunning omissions
Miguel Helft / Bits: Top Silicon Valley Execs to Meet with Obama
Preston Gralla / Computerworld: Why wasn't Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer invited to Obama's innovation dinner?
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily: Why of Course I'll Sign Your iPad, Zuck....
Alexei Oreskovic / @lexnfx: On Obama dinner guest list: Oracle's CEO Larry Ellison. Not on the list: HP's Leo Apotheker. Too much drama for Obama?
Erin Sherbert / The Snitch: Photos of Steve Jobs Looking ‘Gaunt’; Apple Stocks Drop
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: President Obama Meeting With Major Silicon Valley CEOs Today
Jason Middleton / NBC Bay Area: Obama to Dine with Apple, Google, Facebook CEOs
Matt Spetalnick / Reuters:
Apple's Jobs at tech CEO meeting with Obama: White House — (Reuters) - Apple Inc Chief Executive Steve Jobs, who is on medical leave from the company he co-founded, attended a meeting of technology industry leaders with U.S. President Barack Obama in northern California on Thursday, a White House official said.
Wall Street Journal:
Regulators Eye Apple Anew — Enforcers Interested in Whether Digital-Subscription Rules Stifle Competition — WASHINGTON—U.S. antitrust enforcers have begun looking at the terms Apple Inc. set this week for media companies who want to sell their content on its popular iPad and other devices …
Discussion: AppleInsider, VentureBeat, Between the Lines Blog, 9 to 5 Mac, ITworld.com, New York Times, MacStories, MacNN and Download Squad
Larry Dignan / Between the Lines Blog: Apple's app subscription plan gets Feds interested: Time to retreat?
Chris Nerney / ITworld.com: It's official: No one likes Apple subscription plan
Federico Viticci / MacStories: Antitrust Enforcers “Looking At” Apple's New Subscriptions
Confessions of an Apple Store Employee — Apple is famous for its secrecy, with a code of silence that runs from top management all the way down to its retail employees. One Apple Store employee decided to throw protocol to the curb and tell us what it's really like working at the vaunted retail outlets.
Discussion: Examiner, App Advice, AppleInsider, MacNN, TUAW, MacRumors, MacStories and NBC Bay Area
Michael Santo / Examiner: Life at an Apple retail store: ‘can feel like a cult’
Daniel Eran Dilger / AppleInsider: Competitive, secretive world of Apple Store employees profiled
Eric Slivka / MacRumors: Apple Retail Store Employee on Product Launches, Store Culture, and Customers
Federico Viticci / MacStories: Confessions of an Apple Store Employee
Jason Middleton / NBC Bay Area: Apple Employee Breaks Code of Silence
Erick Schonfeld / TechCrunch:
Gawker's Gulp Moment: Big Redesign Is Driving People Away — About ten days ago, gossip blog Gawker and its sister sites Gizmodo, Lifehacker and others switched over to a drastic redesign which was met with plenty of jeers. People always complain about design changes …
Connie Loizos / PE Hub Blog:
It's Not a Bubble, People; It's a Pyramid Scheme — Mark Cuban knows a thing or two about bubbles, having profited handsomely from an earlier Internet boom. But ask him if we're seeing Bubble 2.0 and he'll give you a different theory. — “It's almost the 2011 version of a private equity chain letter …
Leander Kahney / Cult of Mac:
Confirmed: Apple To Build Biggest Store Yet In Grand Central Terminal [Exclusive] — Apple will be building a massive store in New York's Grand Central Terminal, we have independently confirmed. The store will open in the fall, likely early September — and it will be Apple's largest retail space in the world.
Discussion: VentureBeat, MacStories, Epicenter, Geek.com, Pulse2, MacRumors, CNET News, RazorianFly, The Next Web, MacNN, The Huffington Post and iClarified
Devindra Hardawar / VentureBeat: Apple's largest store yet coming to Grand Central Terminal
Federico Viticci / MacStories: Apple Store in Grand Central To Be The Largest In The World?
Matthew Humphries / Geek.com: World's largest Apple Store planned for New York's Grand Central Terminal
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Apple To Open Retail Store In New York Grand Central Terminal
Jim Dalrymple / CNET News: Report: Apple to open store in Grand Central
Greg Sterling / Search Engine Land:
Redesigned Bing Bar Toolbar More Like A “Dashboard” — Bing is introducing a totally redesigned version of its toolbar, called the “Bing Bar.” Apparently it has been “rebuilt from the ground up,” says Microsoft's Stefan Weitz. Indeed, it operates more like a kind of “dashboard” …
Discussion: eWeek, Computerworld, Bing, The Next Web, Download Squad, Erictric, WebProNews, TechCrunch, The Microsoft Blog, Adotas, SAI, Friending Facebook Blog, Pulse2, TechFlash, Mashable!, LiveSide.net and Nine By Blue
Nicholas Kolakowski / eWeek: Microsoft's Bing Bar Includes Facebook, Controversial Feedback Feature
Jeff Bertolucci / Computerworld: Bing's New Toolbar is Cool — and a Little Creepy
Joshua Schnoll / Bing: New Bing Bar available for download today
Lee Mathews / Download Squad: Bing Bar update brings slick Facebook integration, inbox alerts for Hotmail and Gmail
Bertrand Vasquez / Erictric: Microsoft Introduces New ‘Bing Bar’ with Integrated Facebook Features
Chris Crum / WebProNews: Don't Laugh. Bing Has a New Toolbar.
Nick Eaton / The Microsoft Blog: Microsoft releases new Bing Bar for IE
Gavin Dunaway / Adotas: Bing Bar Gets Facebook Integration
Matt Rosoff / SAI: Silicon Alley Insider: New Bing Bar Contains Facebook Button
Emil Protalinski / Friending Facebook Blog: Microsoft puts Facebook into Bing Bar
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Bing Redesigns Toolbar To Look Like A Social Toolbar
Todd Bishop / TechFlash: Bing Bar integrates Facebook
Charlie White / Mashable!: Microsoft Rolls Out Facebook-Friendly Bing Bar 7
Heather / Nine By Blue: February 17, 2011 Office Hours
Josh Constine / Inside Facebook:
Microsoft Releases New Version of Bing Bar Toolbar With Facebook Integration
Microsoft Releases New Version of Bing Bar Toolbar With Facebook Integration
Discussion: LiveSide.net, All Facebook, PC Magazine, CNET News, Search Engine Watch and WinRumors
Kip Kniskern / LiveSide.net: Bing releases the new “Bing Bar”, just for Matt Cutts
Jackie Cohen / All Facebook: Microsoft Puts Facebook In Latest Bing Browser
Michael Muchmore / PC Magazine: Bing Bar: A Browser Toolbar That's Actually Helpful
Josh Lowensohn / CNET News: Bing's toolbar gets Facebook, face-lift
Frank Watson / Search Engine Watch: New Bing Toolbar Adds Facebook Connection, Limited To IE Browsers
Neil Hughes / AppleInsider:
Apple looking to increase battery life with dense lithium cells — Apple is investigating techniques to increase the energy capacity of rechargeable lithium battery cells without increasing the size of the battery, allowing longer battery life in future devices.
Discussion: Electronista, MacStories, RazorianFly and TUAW
Federico Viticci / MacStories: Today In Apple Patents: Dense Lithium Cells, iOS Controls via Smart Bezels
Arron / RazorianFly: Apple Looking To Increase Battery Life With New, More Dense Lithium Cells - [PATENT]
Mel Martin / TUAW: Apple appears to be working on longer life batteries
Microsoft: Absolutely NO (GPLv3-or-compat-licensed) Free Software for Windows Phone and Xbox Apps. — This is rather uncool, IMHO, I stumbled upon this forum entry and was quite astonished. It points to the Microsoft Application Provider Agreement that governs the Windows Marketplace …
Discussion: thinq_, Computerworld, Arktronic's blog, ForeverGeek, Neowin.net, The Next Web, The Register, Hardware 2.0 Blog and ThinkMobile
Gareth Halfacree / thinq_: Microsoft bans open source from the Marketplace
Katherine Noyes / Computerworld: Another Huge Reason to Avoid Microsoft's Windows Phone
Dina Ely / ForeverGeek: Wins and Fails This Week in Geek v 15
Gavin Clarke / The Register: Microsoft bans open source license trio from WinPhone
Adrian Kingsley-Hughes / Hardware 2.0 Blog: Microsoft bans GPLv3 open-source software from Windows Phone and Xbox apps
Leena Rao / TechCrunch:
Nordstrom Acquires Flash Sales Site HauteLook For $270 Million — In one of the larger exits so far in the flash sales business, retail chain Nordstrom has acquired flash sales site HauteLookfor $180 million in Nordstrom stock and three-year earn-out of up to $90 million. HauteLook has raised $41 million in funding.
Discussion: Venture Capital Dispatch, Thomson IR, eMoney, @cisco_mobile, @msuster, SAI and Pulse2
Todd Smith / @cisco_mobile: Nordstrom Acquires #Flash Sales Site #HauteLook For $270 Million http://goo.gl/k6HPI
Mark Suster / @msuster: Another great LA exit today. @hautelook sells to Nordstrom for up to $270 million. Nice!
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Nordstrom Buys HauteLook For $270 Million
Alex Williams / ReadWriteWeb:
Amazon CTO Werner Vogels Now Hosts His Blog on Amazon S3 and So Can You — Amazon is now offering hosting for static Web sites through S3. It makes it possible now for people with blogs and static Web sites to get the power of Amazon Web Services performance. — Its first customer?
Discussion: Amazon Web Services Blog and All Things Distributed
AWS Evangelist / Amazon Web Services Blog: Host Your Static Website on Amazon S3
Werner Vogels / All Things Distributed: New AWS feature: Run your website from Amazon S3
Sascha Segan / PC Magazine:
Skype: Expect Video Calling for AT&T — Now that Skype and Qik have joined, they plan to bring video calls to all four major US carriers. — BARCELONA—Skype's video-calling prowess will improve the quality of Qik video calls on Sprint and T-Mobile devices, and the joined company is pursuing …
Discussion: Electronista and Engadget
Tricia Duryee / eMoney:
Telltale Signs That Videogames Will Be Downloaded, Not Sold at Retail — The business of selling plastic-wrapped videogames for $60 apiece is becoming an ancient practice, as digital downloads take over-often at lower prices. — But a small San Rafael, Calif.-based videogame company thinks …
Discussion: App Advice, VG247, Joystiq and GoNintendo
Brenna Hillier / VG247: The Walking Dead in production at Telltale
James Ransom-Wiley / Joystiq: The Walking Dead, Fables game adaptations coming from Telltale
RawmeatCowboy / GoNintendo: Telltale projects confirmed - The Walking Dead, Fables
Peter Kafka / MediaMemo:
Spotify Signs On EMI for U.S. Launch. At Least One More to Go... It's getting closer: Spotify has finalized a U.S. distribution deal with EMI Music, multiple sources tell me. — Both EMI and Spotify declined to comment. — Coupled with last month's Sony deal, Spotify now has the approval …
Discussion: Erictric, Mashable!, SAI, Electronista, hypebot and The Next Web
Bertrand Vasquez / Erictric: Spotify Reaches and Signs Deal with EMI - U.S. Launch Closer Than Ever
Brenna Ehrlich / Mashable!: Spotify Nabs EMI for U.S. Launch [REPORT]
Matt Rosoff / SAI: Silicon Alley Insider: Spotify Halfway To U.S. Launch
Kyle Bylin / hypebot: 2 Out of 4 - Spotify Signs U.S. Deal with EMI
MG Siegler / TechCrunch:
Discussion: Google Chrome Blog, ReadWriteWeb, LaptopMemo and Google Chrome Releases
Claude Brodesser-Akner / New York Magazine:
YouTube Offering Millions for Celebrity-Created Content — In a move designed to vastly improve the quality of its content, Google's YouTube is undertaking what's understood to be a massive bid to attract Hollywood talent — one that has agents practically leaping out of their John Lobbs …
Discussion: Digital Trends, GigaOM, SAI, Techland and WebProNews
Molly McHugh / Digital Trends: Rumor: Google will shell out $100 million to enlist celebrities on YouTube
William Wei / SAI: Silicon Alley Insider: Google Ready To Spend $100 Million To Get Celebrities Building YouTube Channels
Graeme McMillan / Techland: YouTube Looks To Star Power For New Celebrity Channels?
Doug Caverly / WebProNews: Rumor: YouTube Will Pay Celebs Millions For Custom Content
Ben Fritz / Company Town:
Redbox digital service will go toe-to-toe with Netflix — Redbox is gearing up to challenge Netflix head-on, the kiosk DVD rental company confirmed Wednesday. — At a meeting with analysts, Redbox President Mitch Lowe said his company's forthcoming digital option will be subscription-based …
Discussion: Engadget, ReadWriteWeb, SAI, SlashGear, PC World, Hollywood Reporter, VentureBeat, eHomeUpgrade, Techland, Pulse2, TDW Geeks, GigaOM, TechFlash, NBC Bay Area, TechCrunch, Electronista, DailyTech, MediaPost, Bloomberg, Digital Trends, The Digital Home, Home Theater Blog and FOXBusiness.com
Richard Lawler / Engadget: Redbox is planning a Netflix-like subscription streaming movie service, could partner with Amazon or Walmart
Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry / SAI: Redbox Planning To Go After Netflix With Streaming Service
Shane McGlaun / SlashGear: Redbox readying movie streaming service to battle Netflix
Jared Newman / PC World: Redbox Readies Streaming Netflix Rival, But Why?
Devindra Hardawar / VentureBeat: Can Redbox and Amazon take on Netflix's streaming video service?
Alexander Grundner / eHomeUpgrade: Subscription-based Redbox Streaming Movie Service Coming Soon
Graeme McMillan / Techland: Redbox Announces Plans To Become The New Netflix. Is Amazon Involved?
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Redbox Announces Plans To Take On Netflix With Video Streaming
Cheezburger Network / TDW Geeks: Out Of The Box Of The Day: Purveyors of $1 DVD rentals, Redbox …
Ryan Lawler / GigaOM: Redbox's Netflix Competitor: Too Little, Too Late?
Sajid Farooq / NBC Bay Area: Redbox Takes Aim at Netflix to Avoid Blockbuster Fate
Tiffany Kaiser / DailyTech: Redbox Looks to New Subscription-Based Internet Streaming Service
Gavin O'Malley / MediaPost: Heads Up, Netflix! Redbox Going Digital
Ben Patterson / Bloomberg: Redbox may take aim at Netflix with subscription video service
Aemon Malone / Digital Trends: Redbox officially planning video streaming service to compete with Netflix
Don Reisinger / The Digital Home: Report: Redbox ready to battle Netflix streaming
Sean Portnoy / Home Theater Blog: Redbox confirms it's working on video streaming service to compete with Netflix
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily:
Mac Growth Outpaces Market for 19th Straight Quarter — The Mac has been on a growth tear for a few years now, outperforming the broader PC market in most every sector. Indeed, December 2010 marked the 19th consecutive quarter that it did so. Mac shipments grew 23.5 percent for the month …
Discussion: Ars Technica, MacStories, The Loop, TUAW, SAI and everythingiCafe
Chris Foresman / Ars Technica: IDC: Big business giving Apple major sales boost
Federico Viticci / MacStories: Mac Keeps Outperforming Overall PC Industry
Jim Dalrymple / The Loop: Mac outgrows market for 19th straight quarter
Steven Sande / TUAW: Mac growth outpaces market for 19 straight quarters
Tim Barribeau / everythingiCafe: iPad Pushes Apple Into Top Worldwide Mobile PC Maker
Ken Jennings / Slate:
Jeopardy! genius Ken Jennings on what it's like to play against a supercomputer. — When I was selected as one of the two human players to be pitted against IBM's “Watson” supercomputer in a special man-vs.-machine Jeopardy! exhibition match, I felt honored, even heroic.
Discussion: SAI, New York Times, Switched, Geek.com, Faster Forward, Know Your Meme Blog, Tradigital, PC World, techblog.dallasnews.com and Gizmodo
John Markoff / New York Times: Computer Wins on ‘Jeopardy!’: Trivial, It's Not
Terrence O'Brien / Switched: Watson Thrashes Human Meatbags, Andy Richter Gets Revenge
Sal Cangeloso / Geek.com: Watch Watson destroy humans at Jeopardy
Hayley Tsukayama / Faster Forward: Lunch break reading: Watson wins big on ‘Jeopardy!’
Know Your Meme Blog: I, For One, Welcome Our New X Overlords … Added Jul 21, 2009 at 03:52PM UTC by AK-.
Bruce Upbin / Tradigital: IBM's Supercomputer Watson Wins It All With $367 Bet
Paul Mcnamara / PC World: Jennings Explains Jeopardy Loss to Watson
Victor Godinez / techblog.dallasnews.com: IBM's Watson polishes off feeble human competitors in Jeopardy challenge
Sam Biddle / Gizmodo: Ken Jennings Was the Bad Guy on Watson's Home Turf
Evelyn M. Rusli / DealBook:
Zynga Nears Deal Valuing It at Close to $10 Billion — Zynga, the company behind many of the Web's most viral games, is in advanced discussions on an investment that would value the company at nearly $10 billion and could pave the way for an initial public offering next year.
Discussion: VentureBeat, SAI, BoomTown and Venture Capital Dispatch
Nicholas Carlson / SAI: HUGE MONEY: Zynga To Raise $500 Million At $10 Billion Valuation
Kara Swisher / BoomTown: Zynga Raising $500 Million at $10 Billion Valuation
Paul Lamkin / Pocket-lint:
Acer Windows Phone 7 devices coming Autumn 2011 — EXCLUSIVE: September or October release — An Acer spokesperson has confirmed to Pocket-lint that Acer will be joining the Windows Phone 7 party this autumn, with a September or October 2011 launch planned.
Discussion: SlashPhone, WinRumors, SlashGear, WPCentral.com, PhoneArena and The Next Web
Effie Tjhai / SlashPhone: Acer Planning to Launch WP7 Handset in The Fall 2011
Richard Edmonds / WPCentral.com: Acer producing WP7 devices in Q4 2011?
Matt Brian / The Next Web: Acer to launch Windows Phone 7 handsets in 2011