Mark Gurman / 9 to 5 Mac:
iPhone 5 prototypes spotted: metal back, larger display, iPhone 4 shape? — Image is a third-party “metal” back sticker for iPhone 4, not an image of the iPhone 5 — A source from Foxconn who we believe to be reliable has provided us with some information about Apple's fifth-generation iPhone.
Discussion: VentureBeat, Geek.com, Ubergizmo, everythingiCafe, CrunchGear, Fast Company, IntoMobile, SlashGear, iHackintosh, TiPb, Redmond Pie, Apple Bitch, App Advice, Softpedia News and Electronista
Matthew Lynley / VentureBeat: iPhone 5 rumors point to metal back and larger screen
Jennifer Bergen / Geek.com: iPhone 5 prototype info leaks, new materials and screen on the way?
Edwin Kee / Ubergizmo: iPhone 5 prototypes seen in the wild?
Kit Eaton / Fast Company: iPhone 5 Rumors Heating Up: All Metal, Wireless Payment, and NFC Logins to Macs
Chris Davies / SlashGear: iPhone 5 slots metal back into fourth-gen chassis?
Rene Ritchie / TiPb: iPhone 5 to have flat metal back, larger screen
Oliver Haslam / Redmond Pie: Foxconn Source Allegedly Confirms iPhone 5 Prototype With Metal Back, Large Screen, iPhone 4 Shape
Leander Kahney / Cult of Mac:
How the iPhone, NFC and Mac App Store Will Enable Remote Computing [Exclusive] — With all the rumors about NFC being in the next iPhone — or not in the next iPhone — we have a few more details about Apple's remote computing plans that revolve around the technology.
Discussion: Ars Technica, MacRumors, 9 to 5 Mac, Pocket-lint, MacStories, Pulse2, Electronista, App Advice and Gizmodo
Chris Foresman / Ars Technica: NFC-equipped iPhone could power mobile Mac OS X accounts
Christian Zibreg / 9 to 5 Mac: iPhone 5 with NFC chip to double as a portable login system?
Paul Lamkin / Pocket-lint: iPhone 5 NFC system to port your Apple profile?
Graham Spencer / MacStories: NFC Technology In iPhones Could Also Enable Remote Computing
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: How Apple Will Integrate NFC With The iPhone and Macs
Kyle VanHemert / Gizmodo: Apple Developing iPhone-Based Remote Computing?
Elizabeth Woyke / Mobilized:
Source: iPhone 5 May Have NFC Contactless Capability
Source: iPhone 5 May Have NFC Contactless Capability
Discussion: L.A. Times Tech Blog, CNET News, Techland, LAPTOP Magazine, Cult of Mac, GigaOM, Appolicious Advisor, MarketingVOX, TiPb, Mobile Marketing Watch, Tech Report, 9 to 5 Mac, ITworld.com, Geek.com, Gearlog, TUAW, TG Daily, O'Grady's PowerPage, I4U News, Digital Trends, IntoMobile, Computerworld, SAI, Pocket-lint, Softpedia News, Disruptors, Electricpig, everythingiCafe, iLounge, Fortune and Apple Bitch
Josh Lowensohn / CNET News: NFC: The Apple rumor that just won't quit
Giles Turnbull / Techland: iPhone 5 Rumors of the Day — Another day, another pair of iPhone 5 rumors.
Mike Prospero / LAPTOP Magazine: Apple iPhone 5 Rumors of the Day: Larger Screen, Metal Back, NFC-enabled
John Brownlee / Cult of Mac: Foxconn Source Allegedly Confirms iPhone 5 With Larger Display and Aluminum Back
Phil Hornshaw / Appolicious Advisor: NFC rumors for iPhone 5 return, this time from Forbes
Georgia / TiPb: iPhone 5 NFC: Yes, no, maybe so?!
Daniel Ionescu / ITworld.com: iPhone 5 may get iWallet NFC functions after all
Matthew Humphries / Geek.com: Apple employee says iPhone 5 will have NFC
Brian Heater / Gearlog: iPhone 5 NFC Rumors Persist
Kelly Hodgkins / TUAW: iPhone 5 again rumored to have NFC
Trent Nouveau / TG Daily: Report: iPhone 5 could be NFC-enabled
Chris Barylick / O'Grady's PowerPage: Rumor: Apple may include near-field communications feature in iPhone 5
Shane McGlaun / I4U News: iPhone 5 May have NFC After All?
Andrew Couts / Digital Trends: Apple iPhone 5 with NFC rumors continue
Marin Perez / IntoMobile: Report: Apple iPhone 5 will have NFC
Jonny Evans / Computerworld: iPhone 5: Apple, NFC, iTunes payments and you
Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry / SAI: iPhone 5 May Have Mobile Payments After All
Paul Lamkin / Pocket-lint: iPhone 5 could boast NFC tech after all
Parmy Olson / Disruptors: Morning Tech Wrap: iPad 2, Japan, Microsoft
Mic Wright / Electricpig: iPhone 5 NFC rumours reignite
Charles Starrett / iLounge: NFC tech still slated for iPhone 5?
JP Mangalindan / Fortune: Today in Tech: Why I hate Verizon's iPhone, Yahoo selling Delicious
Ted Sarandos / Netflix Blog:
House of Cards — Hi, Ted Sarandos, Netflix Chief Content Officer here. We're delighted to tell you that in late 2012 Netflix will be bringing to our members in the U.S. and Canada exclusively “House of Cards,” the much-anticipated television series and political thriller …
Discussion: Ars Technica, GigaOM, Examiner, Technologizer, Engadget, Gizmodo, Pulse2, Daring Fireball and Hacking NetFlix
Harry McCracken / Technologizer: NetFlix's House of Cards Exclusive: Will It Be the Show Heard Round the World?
Richard Lawler / Engadget: Netflix is getting into the content biz, confirms ‘House of Cards’ will launch in late 2012
Adrian Covert / Gizmodo: It's Official: Netflix's First Original TV Show Coming Late 2012
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Netflix Announces Exclusivity Of Kevin Spacey's and David Fincher's “House of Cards”
John Gruber / Daring Fireball: Netflix Confirms ‘House of Cards’
Peter Kafka / MediaMemo:
Netflix Bets Big On “House Of Cards” But Swears It's Not a Strategy Shift: Q&A With Content Boss Ted Sarandos
Netflix Bets Big On “House Of Cards” But Swears It's Not a Strategy Shift: Q&A With Content Boss Ted Sarandos
Discussion: paidContent, SAI and Electronista, more at Mediagazer »
Dan Frommer / SAI: Silicon Alley Insider: Netflix Makes A Big Bet On Original Content And Wall Street Already Starts To Sour On HBO
Charles Starrett / iLounge:
Apple plans major MobileMe revamp for April launch; prior version to be phased out in a year — Apple is set to announce a new, free version of MobileMe next month, according to a trusted iLounge source. The source, who works for a major educational institution, claims the school's supplier …
Discussion: CNET News, The Atlantic Online, AppleInsider, 9 to 5 Mac, MacRumors, Apple Bitch, MacStories and Electronista, Thanks:steverubel
Josh Lowensohn / CNET News: More rumblings point to free MobileMe in April
Nicholas Jackson / The Atlantic Online: Apple's MobileMe Will Relaunch as Free Service Next Month
Mark Gurman / 9 to 5 Mac: Revamped MobileMe launches in April, current version phased out in a year?
Eric Slivka / MacRumors: MobileMe Revamp Set for April Launch? Existing Support to Continue for One Year?
Federico Viticci / MacStories: Rumor: New MobileMe Launching Next Month
Nick Bilton / Bits:
Is Amazon Working on an Android Kindle? — Amazon has been incredibly successful with its Kindle e-reader, offering a lightweight reader at an affordable price. But the pizazz of the iPad 2 and the dozens of Android-based tablets that are slowly making their way off of conveyor belts …
Discussion: VatorNews, Gizmodo, ThinkMobile, GeekWire, Android Phone Fans and MacNN
Faith Merino / VatorNews: Amazon developing a Kindle for Android?
Matt Buchanan / Gizmodo: That Full-Color Multitouch Kindle Is Probably an Android Tablet
Todd Bishop / GeekWire: Look out, Amazon's Kindle unit is hiring Android devs
Quentyn Kennemer / Android Phone Fans: Is Amazon Ready to Make A Push With Android-Based Kindle? New Job Listings Suggest So
Richard Gaywood / TUAW:
AT&T aggressively moving against unauthorized tethering — AT&T is ruining a lot of people's days with a customer mailshot explaining that its “records show that you use [tethering] but are not subscribed to our tethering plan.” iOS, of course, will disable the built-in tethering facility if you do not have an appropriate carrier plan.
Discussion: Examiner, Gizmodo, Pulse2, The Atlantic Online, Geek.com, Hardware 2.0 Blog, everythingiCafe, MacStories and Digital Daily, Thanks:penllawen
Michael Santo / Examiner: AT&T Wireless begins cracking down on tethering scofflaws
Kyle VanHemert / Gizmodo: AT&T Tells Jailbroken iPhone Tetherers To Pay Up
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: AT&T Blocking Unauthorized Tethering iPhones
Nicholas Jackson / The Atlantic Online: AT&T Cracks Down on Unauthorized iPhone Tethering
John Brownlee / Geek.com: AT&T comes down on jailbreak iPhone tetherers
Adrian Kingsley-Hughes / Hardware 2.0 Blog: BUSTED! AT&T begins crackdown on iPhone jailbreakers using MyWi tethering
Tim Barribeau / everythingiCafe: AT&T Starts Chasing Jailbreak Tetherers
Graham Spencer / MacStories: AT&T Cracking Down On Unauthorised Tethering
John Paczkowski / Digital Daily: AT&T to Unauthorized iPhone Tetherers: “We've Noticed Your Service Plan May Need Updating”
Paul Horowitz / OS X Daily:
AT&T Cracking Down on Unofficial iPhone Tethering & MyWi Users
AT&T Cracking Down on Unofficial iPhone Tethering & MyWi Users
Discussion: ZDNet, The Register, Cult of Mac, Ars Technica, BGR, Engadget, TiPb, VentureBeat, Android News, Rumours …, Digital Trends, Ubergizmo, Computerworld, The Next Web, Switched, blogs.chron.com, 9 to 5 Mac, Daring Fireball, GigaOM, DSLreports, App Advice, GottaBeMobile, Androinica, Electronista, ReadWriteWeb, TechCrunch, Thoughts from the Sidelines, IntoMobile, Android Phone Fans, Apple Gazette, PhoneArena, HowardForums, MacDailyNews, DailyTech and mocoNews
James Kendrick / ZDNet: The tethering police are coming, unroot your phones
Rik Myslewski / The Register: AT&T ends illicit freetard handset tethering
Brian Sweet / Cult of Mac: AT&T cracking down on jailbreak tethering? [UPDATE]
Andrew Munchbach / BGR: AT&T cracks down on tethering cheaters
Donald Melanson / Engadget: AT&T tells customers using unauthorized tethering methods to pay up or stop (update)
Allyson Kazmucha / TiPb: UPDATED: AT&T cracking down on jailbroken MyWi users?
Devindra Hardawar / VentureBeat: Sorry jailbreakers: AT&T cracks down on unofficial iPhone tethering
Brian Rubin / Android News, Rumours, and Updates: Why We Root — In an article today from PC Magazine entitled …
Andrew Couts / Digital Trends: AT&T cracks down on unauthorized tethering
Abby Seiff / Switched: AT&T None Too Pleased With Your Illicit Tethering
Christian Zibreg / 9 to 5 Mac: AT&T going after iPhone users who jailbreak to avoid exorbitant tethering fees?
Darrell Etherington / GigaOM: AT&T to Unauthorized Tetherers: Pay Up or Else
DSLreports: AT&T Warning Users Over Unofficial Tethering - Threatens To Auto-Enroll Them In DataPro Plan
Warner Crocker / GottaBeMobile: AT&T Cracking Down on Tethering for Those Without a Plan
Andrew Kameka / Androinica: AT&T going after unauthorized iPhone tethering. Are Android phones next?
Marshall Kirkpatrick / ReadWriteWeb: AT&T Starts Sending Letters to Jailbroken Tetherers, Will Automatically Charge Fee
John Biggs / TechCrunch: AT&T Shutting Down Unauthorized Tetherers
Robert Nelson / Thoughts from the Sidelines: AT&T Begins Cracking Down On Unauthorized Tethering [AT&T Telling Unauthorized Tetherers …
Kelly Hodgkins / IntoMobile: AT&T cracking down unofficial tethering apps like MyWi
Quentyn Kennemer / Android Phone Fans: Illegal iPhone Tetherers on AT&T to be Slapped With Fees; Android Users Next?
Phone Arena: AT&T fed up with you milking its data network, sends warning letters to covert tetherers
Michael Arrington / TechCrunch:
Not Even Kevin Rose Really Uses Digg Anymore — How bad are things at the once-mighty Digg these days? Not so good. It's been months since Digg relaunched in August in a quest for relevance. They had 18 million unique worldwide visitors that month according to Comscore.
Discussion: Buleyean String, @kevinrose, Gearlog, Pulse2, Stowe Boyd and p2pnet, Thanks:worldblotter
Taylor Buley / Buleyean String: Going After Digg Where It Counts: Kevin Rose
Kevin Rose / @kevinrose: @arrington @techcrunch I think you forgot we shoot a weekly podcast about digg stories..
Brian Heater / Gearlog: Kevin Rose No Longer Digging Digg
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Kevin Rose Not Really Active On Digg Anymore
Jon / p2pnet: TechCrunch slags Digg
Are Four Words Worth $25 Billion for Groupon? — Inside Andrew Mason's plan to remake Groupon, fend off copycats, and change your spending habits forever — On a frigid Chicago morning in early March, Andrew Mason stood on a street corner outside his company's offices to reveal …
Discussion: VatorNews, Appolicious Advisor, DealBook, Techland, Mashable!, Fast Company and Bloomberg
Faith Merino / VatorNews: Yes, Groupon is worth $25 billion
Howard Wolinsky / Appolicious Advisor: Groupon mobile app pushing smart buttons, may have $25 billion IPO in offing
Giles Turnbull / Techland: Groupon: Bigger Than Google?
Kit Eaton / Fast Company: iFive: iPhone 5 NFC, Spacecraft Orbits Mercury, Microsoft Kills Spam, Friendfinder to IPO, Is Groupon Worth $25 Billion?
SAI: Silicon Alley Insider:
The Sex Letter That Got Mark Hurd Canned From HP Will Be Made Public! — The letter alleging sexual harassment that got Mark Hurd fired from HP will finally become a public document! — Unfortunately, it looks like some juicy parts will be redacted. But we'll take what we can get.
Discussion: Mercury News, CNET News, Wall Street Journal, Reuters, VentureBeat, SAI, ITworld.com, Electronista and NewEnterprise
Arik Hesseldahl / CNET News: Judge orders HP to release letter that started Hurd probe
Ben Worthen / Wall Street Journal: Judge Orders Letter Unsealed in H-P Hurd Case
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat: Sex harassment letter that led to ex-HP chief Mark Hurd's firing to be unsealed
Henry Blodget / SAI: Mark Hurd Sex Letter Will “Burn Your Eyeballs”
Chris Nerney / ITworld.com: Bring on the eyeball-burning Mark Hurd sex letter!
Ben Popper / Betabeat:
Twitter Splits Soho, Takes Facebook Space on Madison — Twitter, the Web's biggest repository of personal oversharing, political dissent and tasteless self-promotion, is donning a suit and tie. — The little blue bird has been perching in a spartan, open-concept loft in Soho since November …
Gavin O'Malley / MediaPost: Twitter Heading For Madison Avenue?
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Twitter To Lease Space In New York [RUMOR]
Richard Boscovich / TechNet Blogs:
Taking Down Botnets: Microsoft and the Rustock Botnet — Senior Attorney, Microsoft Digital Crimes Unit — Just over a year ago, we announced that the Microsoft Digital Crimes Unit (DCU), in cooperation with industry and academic experts, had successfully taken down the botnet Waledac in an operation known as “Operation b49”.
Discussion: eWeek, InformationWeek, MediaPost, SC Magazine US, Digital Trends, Hillicon Valley, MSDN Blogs, PC World, USA Today, Wall Street Journal, Computerworld, TechFlash, Pulse2, The Next Web, Help Net Security, The Register, Softpedia News, Neowin.net, Download Squad, Techie Buzz, Inquirer, GeekWire and The Loop
Nicholas Kolakowski / eWeek: Microsoft Claims Rustock Botnet Takedown
Mathew J. Schwartz / InformationWeek: Microsoft, Feds Knock Rustock Botnet Offline
Gavin O'Malley / MediaPost: Feds Attack Spam Internet Sources
Greg Masters / SC Magazine US: Microsoft prevails, Rustock botnet shut down
Geoff Duncan / Digital Trends: Microsoft behind Rustock takedown
Gautham Nagesh / Hillicon Valley: Microsoft takes down major spam network
Tony Bradley / PC World: Rustock Botnet: Dead, or Just Dazed?
Nick Wingfield / Wall Street Journal: Microsoft, Feds Pull Plug on Spam Network
Robert McMillan / Computerworld: With Rustock, a new twist on fighting Internet crime
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Microsoft Digital Crimes Unit Took Down Rustock Botnet
Alex Wilhelm / The Next Web: This week at Microsoft: IE9, spam, and Metro expansion
John Leyden / The Register: MS claims credit for Rustock botnet takedown
Sebastian Anthony / Download Squad: Microsoft shuts down spam behemoth Rustock, reduces worldwide spam by 39%
Chinmoy Kanjilal / Techie Buzz: Microsoft Announces Its Largest Botnet Takedown: Rustock
Dean Wilson / Inquirer: Microsoft was behind the Rustock botnet takedown
John Cook / GeekWire: Microsoft helps knock out notorious ‘spambot’
Peter Cohen / The Loop: Microsoft claims credit for disabling huge spam network
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
ICANN Approves New .XXX Top Level Domain — ICANN Board approves new .xxx domain name. — Today the ICANN Board of Directors authorized the CEO of ICANN to execute the proposed registry agreement for the .xxx sTLD with ICM Registry. — ICANN's Board of Directors didn't agree with GAC advice on the issue.
Discussion: SAI, PC Magazine, CircleID and The Next Web
Mark Hachman / PC Magazine: ICANN Approves .XXX Domain
Naseem Javed / CircleID: ICANN Approves .XXX Again
Alex Wilhelm / The Next Web: ICANN gives .XXX top level domains its seal of approval
Georgina Prodhan / Reuters:
Elop says work begun on first Windows Nokia phones — * Has no current plans to change Nokia management — Work has begun on the first Nokia (NOK1V.HE) smartphones based on Microsoft (MSFT.O) software following the partnership announced by the companies last month, Nokia Chief Executive Stephen Elop told Reuters.
Discussion: TechFlash, Hardware 2.0 Blog, GeekWire, Techie Buzz, TechCrunch, ThinkMobile, VentureBeat, IntoMobile, Neowin.net, PC Magazine, The Next Web, WinRumors and WPCentral.com
Adrian Kingsley-Hughes / Hardware 2.0 Blog: Nokia: Work has begun on Windows Phone handsets
John Cook / GeekWire: Nokia CEO: Why would Microsoft want to buy us?
Devindra Hardawar / VentureBeat: Nokia CEO: Microsoft won't buy us
Byron Hinson / Neowin.net: Nokia begins work on first Windows Phone handset
Chloe Albanesius / PC Magazine: Report: Nokia to Produce Windows-Based Phone By Year's End
Seth Brodeur / WPCentral.com: Nokia's Elop says work has begun on WP7 phones
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Zynga buys indie game developer Floodgate Entertainment — Zynga announced today that it has added another shiny object to its collection with the acquisition of the team at Floodgate Entertainment, an independent game developer in Waltham, Mass. — The deal is Zynga's tenth acquisition in 10 months …
Discussion: Inside Social Games, TechCrunch, SAI, eMoney, Pulse2 and Xconomy
Eric Eldon / Inside Social Games: Zynga Hires Floodgate Entertainment Team, Adds It to Boston Office
Leena Rao / TechCrunch: Zynga Adds Team From Mobile And Video Game Developer Floodgate Entertainment
Dan Frommer / SAI: Silicon Alley Insider: Zynga Picks Up Another Game Studio, Its 10th Deal In 10 Months
Tricia Duryee / eMoney: Zynga Hires Six Employees Through Boston-Area Acquisition
Gregory T. Huang / Xconomy: Zynga Scoops Up Floodgate
Patrick Seitz / IBD Click:
Netflix's Deep Integration With Facebook Under Way — Netflix (NFLX) has begun asking users to hook up their Netflix accounts with their Facebook accounts to share with friends and family information about what videos they're watching. — Netflix executives first revealed their plans …
Discussion: Techie Buzz and Hacking NetFlix, Thanks:michaelkrey
Chinmoy Kanjilal / Techie Buzz: Netflix Integrates With Facebook for Better Recommendations
John Ellis / SAI: Silicon Alley Insider:
Obama Nears Appointment Of Eric Schmidt As Commerce Secretary — The word in Washington is that President Obama is close to naming departing CEO Eric Schmidt as the nation's next Secretary of Commerce. — Mr. Schmidt picked up an important vote of confidence earlier this week …
Discussion: VentureBeat and Electronista
Matt LeMay / bit.ly blog:
bitly's Got a Brand New Mobile Site! — Hey look, it's a desk covered in mobile devices! — What makes these mobile devices different from all other mobile devices? They are all running the brand new cross-platform bitly mobile site, which we are extremely stoked to share with you today.
Discussion: ReadWriteWeb, TechCrunch, AppScout, Softpedia News and The Next Web
Marshall Kirkpatrick / ReadWriteWeb: Don't Use Bit.ly's New Mobile Site: Do This Instead
Terrance Gaines / AppScout: Bit.ly Rolls out its Mobile Site to Shorten URL's on the go
Martin Bryant / The Next Web: Bit.ly launches impressively app-like HTML5 mobile site
Wall Street Journal:
RIM, Carriers Fight Over Digital Wallet — BlackBerry maker Research In Motion Ltd. is locking horns with wireless carriers over control of mobile-payment data, in an example of the battles erupting as smartphones evolve into electronic wallets. — The dispute centers on where key data related …
Discussion: paidContent, Engadget, Venture Capital Dispatch, Light Reading, The Register, MobileBurn.com, IntoMobile, thinq_, ReadWriteWeb, Know Your Cell and Electronista
Donald Melanson / Engadget: Carriers at odds with RIM over NFC payment data
Russell Garland / Venture Capital Dispatch: The Daily Start-Up: Smooth Those Facial Lines With A Cyber Pen
Sarah Reedy / Light Reading: OS Watch: RIM Battles Carriers for Mobile Money
Dan Seifert / MobileBurn.com: RIM locks horns with carriers over NFC payments
Gareth Halfacree / thinq_: RIM struggles with BlackBerry NFC implementation
Jack Purcher / Patently Apple:
The EU Grants Apple 24 iOS Icon Design Patents — It seems that Europe is getting all of Apple's trademark business these days. Since January there have been five major filings alone. It Began with Ping, Apple's branding for their social network for music.
Discussion: Pulse2 and The Next Web
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Apple Granted 24 iOS Icon Design Patents By European Union
Matt Brian / The Next Web: Apple Granted EU Patent For Its iOS Icons
Jim Dalrymple / The Loop:
AT&T cuts price of iPad 3G by $100 — AT&T on Friday slashed the price of the original iPad 3G by $100 throughout its U.S. retail stores. — The iPad 3G now costs $429, $529 and $629 for the 16GB, 32GB and 64GB models, respectively. Yesterday, the iPad 3G cost $100 more and last month it cost $200 more for the iPad 3G models.
Discussion: BetaNews, GigaOM, 9 to 5 Mac, MacRumors, PadGadget, SlashGear, MacStories and MacNN, Thanks:jdalrymple
Joe Wilcox / BetaNews: AT&T slashes 64GB 1st-gen iPad 3G price by $300
Darrell Etherington / GigaOM: iPad 2 One Week Later: Still Worth the Upgrade?
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: Apple iPad 64GB Wi-Fi + 3G Tablet for $529 + free shipping, 16GB for $429
Kevin Fubar / SlashGear: AT&T, iPad 2 drops in price.
Federico Viticci / MacStories: AT&T Slashes Price Of Original iPad 3G by $100
Sean Hollister / Engadget:
Flash 10.2 hits Android today, Adobe hopes for viewable 720p playback in a matter of weeks — Today, Adobe Flash 10.2 will hit the Android Market for devices running Froyo, Gingerbread and Honeycomb, and by now you're probably familiar with what it brings — increased performance …
Discussion: Electronista, Ubergizmo, Pulse2, Android Phone Fans, IntoMobile, Download Squad and Gizmodo
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Adobe Flash 10.2 Beta Now Available For Android
Quentyn Kennemer / Android Phone Fans: Flash Player 10.2 Update Out Today, Supposedly Improves Performance on Non-Honeycomb Devices
Marc Flores / IntoMobile: Adobe Flash 10.2 is hitting Android Market today
Sebastian Anthony / Download Squad: Adobe Flash 10.2 for Android available today, improves performance, adds hardware acceleration for Honeycomb
Kwame Opam / Gizmodo: Android Gets That Flash 10.2 Goodness
Xobni for Gmail, Android & iPhone coming soon! - Testers wanted. — by Michael Albers — Not a day goes by at Xobni, without hearing “When will Xobni work on Gmail, Android or iPhone?”. This is truly the #1 request from Xobni users, and we've been listening. — Last week, we deployed a new service called Xobni Pro.
Discussion: TechCrunch, GigaOM, ReadWriteWeb, Crave and CrackBerry.com blogs
Erick Schonfeld / TechCrunch: Xobni Is Coming To Gmail, Android, And iPhone (100 Beta Invites)
Simon Mackie / GigaOM: Xobni Comes to Gmail. What Took so Long?
Marshall Kirkpatrick / ReadWriteWeb: Magic Email Sidebar Xobni Now Available for Gmail (100 Invites)
Jessica Dolcourt / Crave: The gadget blog: Xobni for Gmail enters private beta; Android, iPhone next
Antti Vilpponen / ArcticStartup Posts:
Rovio Wants To IPO In New York — Finnish business magazine Talouselämä has published a story on Rovio, the creators of Angry Birds, where they state that the company is seeking to go public in New York. Rovio Board Chairman Kaj Hed, father of Mikael Hed, the CEO …
Discussion: The Next Web, Reuters, Pulse2, Digital Trends, SAI and NYConvergence.com
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Rovio Looking Into An IPO
Aemon Malone / Digital Trends: Angry Birds developer Rovio aiming for IPO
Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry / SAI: Angry Birds Maker Rovio's Funding Valuation Is $200 Million