Jonathan S. Geller / BGR:
Apple iPhone 5 to be major update after all; announcement and availability in August? — While Apple has indeed been giving some developers access to a device known as the iPhone 4S — an iPhone 4 with upgraded internals — BGR has independently confirmed that the next-generation iPhone …
Discussion: Examiner, Computerworld, Tech Trader Daily, TechSpot, Ars Technica, ITProPortal, PC Magazine, MacRumors, IntoMobile, iThinkDifferent, MarketBeat, Mobile Marketing Watch, LAPTOP Magazine, MobileCrunch, iPhone Download Blog, Neowin.net, Appolicious Advisor, MacStories, Techie Buzz, Techland, I4U News, The Seattle Times, Redmond Pie, RazorianFly, mocoNews, MacHackPC, Pocket-lint, TiPb, App Advice, Edible Apple, CNET News.com, SlashGear, Crave, MacNN and Network World
Emil Protalinski / TechSpot: iPhone 5 now rumored to be announced and released in August
Desire Athow / ITProPortal: iPhone 5 Now Coming in August As A “Major” Upgrade?
Marin Perez / IntoMobile: Apple iPhone 5 to have major redesign?
Dave Kansas / MarketBeat: Apple iPhone 5: More Than a Fancy iPhone 4? Really?
Michael / Mobile Marketing Watch: Hot Mobile Rumor Says Radically Redesigned iPhone 5 To Be Released in August
Greg Kumparak / MobileCrunch: Case-mate Goes Crazy, Announces $300 iPhone Case
John Callaham / Neowin.net: Rumor: Next iPhone to get new case design; August release?
Federico Viticci / MacStories: iPhone 5 Major Design Change? Announcement in August?
Luigi Lugmayr / I4U News: Apple iPhone 5 comes already August: New Rumor
Brier Dudley / The Seattle Times: Nokia unveils sleek N9, for Windows next?
Goncalo Ribeiro / Redmond Pie: iPhone 5 To Have Major Redesign, With Announcement And Availability In August [REPORT]
Arron / RazorianFly: Apple's Next-Generation iPhone To Boast “Radical New Case Design”, Available This August? - [REPORT]
Hunter Skipworth / Pocket-lint: iPhone 5 could have new case design, possible August launch
Chris Oldroyd / TiPb: iPhone 5 to be announced in August, major hardware update?
Joe White / App Advice: Unconfirmed: Next Generation iPhone To Be “Major Update,” Available In August?
Chris Davies / SlashGear: iPhone 5 to be an August game-changer?
Yoni Heisler / Network World: iPhone 5 rumored to sport “radical new case design”
Jeff Bertolucci / PC World:
Radical New iPhone 5? Don't Bet On It — Here's your iPhone 5 rumor du jour: Apple's next-generation smartphone may feature a “radical” new design, one vastly different from that of the wildly successful iPhone 4. — BGR reports that Apple's upcoming iPhone will not be a minor upgrade to the iPhone 4 …
Verne G. Kopytoff / Bits:
F.B.I. Seizes Web Servers, Knocking Sites Offline — Updated Adding that the F.B.I. did not comment. — The F.B.I. seized Web servers in a raid on a data center Tuesday, causing several Web sites, including sites run by the New York publisher Curbed Network, to go offline.
Discussion: Pinboard, @mathewi, The Register, CNET News.com, Gizmodo and Daring Fireball
Mathew Ingram / @mathewi: Pinboard officially has the best downtime excuse I've come across recently — hosting co. was raided by the FBI: http://is.gd/arsTeL
Richard Chirgwin / The Register: FBI fat-thumbs data centre raid
Steven Musil / CNET News.com: FBI seizes Web hosting company's servers
Michael Arrington / TechCrunch:
Yahoo's 360 Degree Turnaround — Oof, Yahoo. The Alibaba dispute, just the most recent Yahoo trainwreck, is still a fresh wound for shareholders. And things are getting worse. — Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz has long promised a turnaround at the lagging company.
Jay Yarow / SAI: Silicon Alley Insider:
Hulu Considering Selling Itself After Receiving An Offer — Hulu is considering selling itself after being approached with a buyout offer, according to tweets from CNBC and WSJ reporters. Julia Boorstin at CNBC says the offer did not come from Google, but doesn't say who the offer did come from.
Discussion: Betabeat, The Seattle Times, GigaOM, Wall Street Journal, @jboorstin, Mashable!, @preetatweets, Gizmodo, DealBook, Deadline.com, RazorianFly, Reuters and Deal Journal, more at Mediagazer »
Brier Dudley / The Seattle Times: Report: Hulu mulling sale
Janko Roettgers / GigaOM: Hulu considers sale, but who's the bidder?
Julia Boorstin / @jboorstin: Sources tell me Hulu was approached with a buyout offer- NO DECISIONS HAVE BEEN MADE $NFLX $CMCSA $DIS $NWS
Ben Parr / Mashable!: Is Hulu For Sale? [REPORT]
Anupreeta Das / @preetatweets: WSJ: Hulu is weighing whether to sell itself after a potential buyer approached it with an offer — Sources. Story to follow
Adrian Covert / Gizmodo: Could Hulu Selling Itself Actually Be Good for Content?
David Lieberman / Deadline.com: Will Hulu Be Sold? Mystery Bidder Makes An Offer As Broadband Service Struggles To Compete With Netflix
Shira Ovide / Deal Journal: Next Stop for Hulu: Sale?
Dawn Chmielewski / Company Town:
Yahoo approaches Hulu about possible acquisition
Yahoo approaches Hulu about possible acquisition
Discussion: The Business Insider
Nicholas Carlson / The Business Insider: Yahoo Is Trying To Buy Hulu - Report
Apple Revolutionizes Video Editing With Final Cut Pro X — Apple® today announced Final Cut Pro® X, a revolutionary new version of the world's most popular Pro video editing software which completely reinvents video editing with a Magnetic Timeline that lets you edit on a flexible …
Discussion: GigaOM, Engadget, Macworld, 9 to 5 Mac, USA Today, Mashable!, AppleInsider, Computerworld, MacStories, MacRumors, AllThingsD, RazorianFly, Geek.com, Gamification Blog, Insanely Great Mac, Gadget Lab and SlashGear
Darrell Etherington / GigaOM: Apple continues to blur the line between pro and consumer
Richard Lai / Engadget: Apple Final Cut Pro X now available on Mac App Store
Jackie Dove / Macworld: Apple releases Final Cut Pro X
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: Apple rolls out Final Cut Pro X, Motion 5 and Compressor 4
Jefferson Graham / USA Today: Apple overhauls Final Cut Pro
Christina Warren / Mashable!: Apple Releases Final Cut Pro X
Daniel Eran Dilger / AppleInsider: Apple recommends yet unreleased OS X 10.6.8 for Final Cut Pro X users
Jonny Evans / Computerworld: Apple's ‘jaw-dropping’ Final Cut Pro X hurts Adobe
Federico Viticci / MacStories: Final Cut Pro X Hands-On Video and Software Updates
John Paczkowski / AllThingsD: Final Cut Pro X Hits the Mac App Store
Jennifer Bergen / Geek.com: Apple releases Final Cut Pro X to the Mac App Store
Chris Davies / SlashGear: Apple Final Cut Pro X released
Gary Adcock / Macworld:
First Look: Final Cut Pro X
First Look: Final Cut Pro X
Discussion: BetaNews, 9 to 5 Mac, MacRumors, TUAW and Ars Technica
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: Final Cut Pro X Notes: Some Mac Pros not burly enough, first reviews up, BluRay coming?
Eric Slivka / MacRumors: Mac OS X 10.6.8 Release Imminent?
Megan Lavey-Heaton / TUAW: 1Password 3.6 adds Lion support, drops Leopard/PowerPCs (Updated)
Chris Foresman / Ars Technica: 64-bit Final Cut Pro X now in Mac App Store, reaction is mixed
Vlad Savov / Engadget:
Nokia N9 first hands-on! (update: video) — The N9 has arrived. Functional units of Nokia's long-awaited MeeGo smartphone have finally landed into our eager hands and we've got a gallery of images to provide you with below. What we can say from our first experience is that we're …
Discussion: Nokia Conversations, Technologizer, MediaFile, SAI, TmoNews and The Tech Report
Harry McCracken / Technologizer: Nokia's N9 Video
Lars Paronen / MediaFile: Nokia's N9 is Windows phone preview
Ellis Hamburger / SAI: Nokia Announces The N9, A Gorgeous Phone That Shows Nokia Can Make Cool Stuff
Geoff Gasior / The Tech Report: Nokia intros MeeGo-powered N9 smartphone
Heidi / Nokia Conversations:
Introducing the Nokia N9: all it takes is a swipe!
Introducing the Nokia N9: all it takes is a swipe!
Sarah Clark / Near Field Communications World: Nokia unveils N9 NFC phone
Aloysius Low / Crave: The gadget blog: Nokia's new N9 MeeGo phone (hands-on)
Antti Vilpponen / ArcticStartup Posts: Nokia's Big Announcement: The N9
Joe Wilcox / BetaNews: What a waste, Nokia launches hot, MeeGo smartphone
Jay Montano / My Nokia Blog: MeeGo Nokia N950 Specs -Aluminium Body, 12MP, 4″ TFT, Slide QWERTY for developers
Kevin C. Tofel / GigaOM: With new Nokia N9, is MeeGo a viable backup plan?
Kevin J. O'Brien / New York Times: Nokia Unveils a New Smartphone, but Not a Product of Its Microsoft Deal
Mark Guim / The Nokia Blog: Here are Photos of the Nokia N950
Daniel Ionescu / Computerworld: Nokia N9: Why You Shouldn't Buy this Device
Alexander Grundner / eHomeUpgrade: Nokia Jumps in Head First with a Slew of NFC + Bluetooth Wireless Music Devices
Dennis Bournique / Wap Review: Future Disruption in the Mobile Ecosystem - Nokia's N9 - Videos, Photos and Specs
Chris Thompson / About Foursquare: Foursquare to come pre-loaded on Nokia N9
Jose Vilches / TechSpot: Nokia announces MeeGo-based N9 smartphone
Jordan Crook / MobileCrunch: Meet The Nokia N9: A Colorful Slice Of MeeGo Magic
Jared Newman / Techland: The Tragedy of Nokia's N9 Smartphone
Sam Churchill / dailywireless.org: Nokia Introduces Meego Phone
Peter Kafka / AllThingsD:
Turntable.fm Really Is Awesome. Is It Legal? — Turntable.fm is a little miracle that does something simple and essential: It lets you play your favorite songs for your friends and strangers on the Web, in real time, for free. — I'd say it's astonishing no one has done it before …
Discussion: The Download Blog, TechCrunch, VatorNews, @joshconstine and The Next Web
Edward Cho / The Download Blog: Turntable.fm: Hey DJ, Play it Loud!
Alexia Tsotsis / TechCrunch: Baby's Got Traction: Sir Mix-A-Lot DJs Live On Turntable.fm
Ronny Kerr / VatorNews: Can't get into Turntable.fm? Try MuMu Player
Josh Constine / @joshconstine: Re: Turntable http://t.co/gBSoVZG MixApp did it before http://t.co/Yghbf5n but it lacked pre-loaded music + slick GUI, & wasn't on FB canvas
Real M&A: RIM Takeover Beckons Microsoft — Research In Motion Ltd. (RIM) has lost so much value that an acquirer could pay a 50 percent premium and still buy the BlackBerry maker for a lower multiple than any company in the industry. — RIM, once worth $83 billion, has fallen …
Discussion: MediaPost, PC World, Internet2Go, Android and Me and Inquirer
Gavin O'Malley / MediaPost: Is RIM On The Block?
Preston Gralla / PC World: Will Microsoft Buy RIM?
Greg Sterling / Internet2Go: How Would Nokia Feel if Microsoft Bought RIM?
Alberto Vildosola / Android and Me: Android and its blitzkrieg strategy are about to overrun Blackberry, kill RIM in the process
Dave Neal / Inquirer: Microsoft could buy RIM
Stephen Shankland / CNET:
Google building Skype-alike software into Chrome — Heads up, Skype. — Shortly after releasing software for audio and video chat as an open-source project called WebRTC as open-source software, Google is beginning to build it into its Chrome browser. — The real-time chat software originated …
Discussion: ZDNet, Digitizor, Electronista, Crave, Neowin.net, Softpedia News and Techie Buzz
Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols / ZDNet: Firefox 5: New, but improved? — I've liked Firefox since it first showed up.
Chinmoy Kanjilal / Techie Buzz: Next Pit Stop for Google Chrome- Taking Communication Real Time
Jay Yarow / SAI: Silicon Alley Insider:
RUMOR: Apple Could Release A Full On Television Later This Year — Apple is preparing to enter the television business, selling big screen TVs later this year, according to an anonymous former executive speaking with Jason Mick at DailyTech. — The source tells Mick …
Discussion: AppleInsider, DailyTech, MacRumors, 9 to 5 Mac, Redmond Pie, Techie Buzz, @cdixon, MacNN and The Next Web
Mark Gurman / 9 to 5 Mac: Apple to launch iOS-powered TV display this fall?
Oliver Haslam / Redmond Pie: Apple To Release iOS-Powered TV Display This Fall?
Parth Dhebar / Techie Buzz: Apple To Launch iOS-powered TV Display This Fall?
Chris Dixon / @cdixon: It will happen http://t.co/ziMTIl9 RT Apple Could Release A Full On Television This Year http://t.co/lxxPaQ8 http://t.co/IerJpx6
Matthew Panzarino / The Next Web: Will Apple enter the TV business after all?
Mat Honan / Gizmodo:
I Call This Blackmail — Aol employee Mike Arrington is angry! The TechCrunch founder and co-editor fired off a histrionic screed yesterday directed at Caterina Fake, founder of Flickr and Hunch, with an explicit threat aimed at anyone who doesn't kowtow to him.
Discussion: @tcarmody, @mike_ftw, @rachelsklar and PE Hub Blog, more at Mediagazer »
Tim Carmody / @tcarmody: As a tech reporter, I don't like throwing elbows at other pubs. But hockey justice is the only language TechCrunch respects or understands.
Mike Monteiro / @mike_ftw: When your dog poops but it's runny and there isn't enough to pick up but you go through the motions anyway? Let's call that an “arrington.”
@rachelsklar: Was so psyched yester to learn that @Caterina Fake - innovator at Flickr & @Hunch - had a new startup. Less psyched by @Arrington's attack.
Connie Loizos / PE Hub Blog: Slideshow: The Flame-Throwing History of Michael Arrington
Matthew Panzarino / The Next Web:
iCloud's Product Manager, John Herbold, has left Apple — The news that Apple's Senior Product Manager of iCloud, John Herbold, has left the company was reported today by 9to5Mac. This is just the latest in a series of departures of top Apple executives that includes Bertrand Serlet and Ron Johnson.
Discussion: 9 to 5 Mac, Gizmodo, SAI, The Loop, RazorianFly and MacDailyNews
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: John Herbold has left the iCloud
Kyle Wagner / Gizmodo: Hmmm, iCloud Dude Leaves Apple
Jim Dalrymple / The Loop: iCloud senior manager leaves Apple
Tim Stevens / Engadget:
Apple unveils updated Time Capsule, bumps storage to 3TB — It's been a good long while since Apple unveiled a new Time Capsule, almost two years since the 2TB model rolled out. At the time that was a volume of storage that you couldn't possibly fill up — even if you ripped your entire Peter Gabriel collection in lossless.
Discussion: 9 to 5 Mac, AppleInsider, MacRumors, Crave, RazorianFly, GigaOM, I4U News and iClarified
Seth Weintraub / 9 to 5 Mac: Why buying the 3TB Time Capsule is crazypants
Darrell Etherington / GigaOM: Get more space for your private cloud with new 3TB Time Capsule
Luigi Lugmayr / I4U News: New 3TB and 2TB Time Capsule Released today [Update]
Brian Stelter / New York Times:
Upending Anonymity, These Days the Web Unmasks Everyone — Not too long ago, theorists fretted that the Internet was a place where anonymity thrived. — Now, it seems, it is the place where anonymity dies. — A commuter in the New York area who verbally tangled with a conductor last Tuesday …
Discussion: MediaPost and Gawker, more at Mediagazer »
Gavin O'Malley / MediaPost: Pondering A Privacy-Free World
Adrian Chen / Gawker: Vancouver Rioters: Sorry For Rioting!
Larry Dignan / Between the Lines Blog:
Barnes & Noble: Nook market share, sales surge, but so do losses — Barnes & Noble CEO William Lynch said that the company's e-book market share is now 26 percent to 27 percent in the U.S. with Nook-related revenue topping $250 million in its fiscal fourth quarter.
Audrey Watters / ReadWriteWeb: Can E-Books Save Barnes & Noble?
Barnes & Noble, Inc.: FISCAL 2011 RESULTS — For fiscal 2011, total sales increased 20% to a record $7 billion.
Matt Townsend / Bloomberg: Barnes & Noble Fourth-Quarter Loss Widens on Investments in Digital Books
Laura Hazard Owen / mocoNews: Barnes & Noble: E-books Now Outsell Print Books 3 To 1 On BN.com
Tiernan Ray / Tech Trader Daily: Barnes & Noble Slips On FYQ4 Miss
Maxwell Murphy / Wall Street Journal: Barnes & Noble Loss Widens on Higher Expenses
Shira Ovide / Deal Journal: Barnes & Noble Earnings: Good News, Bad News
Philip Elmer-DeWitt / Fortune:
Needham: Android's market share peaked in March — After the Verizon iPhone launched in the U.S., Android suffered its first quarterly decline — Click to enlarge. Source: Needham & Co. — The chart at right, taken from a note Needham's Charlie Wolf sent to clients Monday, could be labeled “The Verizon iPhone Effect.”
Discussion: Examiner, Tools, PC World, AllThingsD, FierceMobileContent, SAI, BGR, Android and Me, App Advice, TiPb, GigaOM and 9to5 Google
John Paczkowski / AllThingsD: Verizon Android Users Probably Just Holding Out for iPhone 5
Zach Epstein / BGR: Android U.S. market share slides in March quarter as iPhone gains
Alberto Vildosola / Android and Me: Verizon's iPhone takes market share from Android, according to one guy
Leena Rao / TechCrunch:
Adobe Beats The Street; Q2 Revenue Up 9 Percent To $1.02 Billion — Adobe reported strong second quarter earnings at market close today, posting revenue of $1.023 billion, up 9 percent year over year. The Company says revenue came in at the higher range of its targeted revenue range of $970 million to $1.020 billion.
Discussion: The Tech Trade, Business Wire, AllThingsD, Tech Trader Daily, Between the Lines Blog and TheStreet.com
John Paczkowski / AllThingsD: Creative Sweet: Adobe Beats Street
Andrea Tse / TheStreet.com: 11 Stocks to Watch: WAG, BKS
Todd Haselton / BGR:
T-Mobile responds to Sprint, other merger opponents — In what is no doubt a response to Sprint's statement Tuesday morning that AT&T is increasing its spectrum the wrong way by purchasing T-Mobile, T-Mobile's senior vice president of government affairs, Tom Sugure, has issued a formal statement to those who oppose the acquisition.
Discussion: CNET News.com and IntoMobile
Blake Stimac / IntoMobile: T-Mobile responds to recent AT&T acquisition opponents
Mathew Ingram / GigaOM:
The downside of Facebook as a public space: Censorship — The benefits of being on Facebook are fairly obvious by now: you can connect to friends and family and share things with them no matter where they are — and it's all free! This quasi-public space is also owned and controlled by a corporate entity …
Discussion: Gizmodo, Chris Peterson and SiliconANGLE, Thanks:michelemclellan
Alex Williams / SiliconANGLE: Facebook Takes Down Roger Ebert Fan Page
Stephen Shankland / Deep Tech:
Mozilla releases Firefox 5, first rapid-release version — Mozilla delivered two things today: Firefox 5 for personal computers and Android phones, and the promise to deliver the browser just a few months after its predecessor. — The organization, once the leading challenger …
Discussion: MacStories, The Mozilla Blog, Computerworld, Digital Trends, Inquirer, LAPTOP Magazine, Lifehacker, PC Magazine, Pocket-lint, AllThingsD, VatorNews and Mashable!, Thanks:pragmatic_rebel
Graham Spencer / MacStories: Firefox 5 Launches Today, Downloads Already Available
The Mozilla Blog: Mozilla Delivers New Version of Firefox - First Web Browser to Support Do Not Track on Multiple Platforms
Geoff Duncan / Digital Trends: Mozilla releases Firefox 5
Chris Martin / Inquirer: Mozilla launches its Firefox 5 web browser
Melanie Pinola / Lifehacker: Firefox 5 Now Available with 1,000 Small Improvements, Better Tab Closing
Chloe Albanesius / PC Magazine: Mozilla's Firefox 5 Now Available for Download
Ronny Kerr / VatorNews: Still blazing ahead: Mozilla releases Firefox 5
Christina Warren / Mashable!: Firefox 5 Available for Download
Gautham Nagesh / Hillicon Valley:
DHS official says ISPs would likely be covered by Obama cybersecurity plan — A top Department of Homeland Security cybersecurity official told lawmakers Internet Service Providers (ISPs) would likely be among the private-sector firms that would be subject to federal oversight under the White House's proposed cybersecurity legislation.
Stephen Shankland / CNET:
Google releases Chrome-based Web security scrutinizer — Google today released an open-source tool called DOM Snitch that tries to flag Web site software that would be dangerous to run in a browser. — The software an experimental Chrome extension that examines how Web site code executes …
Discussion: Google Testing Blog and The Register
Joel Falconer / The Next Web:
WordPress.org forces password reset after suspicious plugin activity — After noticing some suspicious commits to popular WordPress plugins today in the main WordPress.org repository, passwords are being reset for all users of WordPress.org, bbPress.org and BuddyPress.org, Matt Mullenweg said on the WordPress blog.
Discussion: WordPress News and TechCrunch
Michael McWhertor / Kotaku:
The PR Man Whose Duke Nukem Forever Tweet Got Him Fired Speaks Out — If you know the name Jim Redner, there's a good chance you know him for the single Duke Nukem Forever tweet that caused a brief public relations s**tstorm last week. If you don't, Jim Redner will tell you all about the …
Discussion: Wired.com, PC Magazine, Neowin.net, ITProPortal, IndustryGamers, Blue's News and Mashable!
Julius Motal / PC Magazine: The Man Behind the Duke Nukem Forever Tweet Speaks Out
John Callaham / Neowin.net: Fired Duke Nukem Forever PR rep gives his side
Stewart Meagher / ITProPortal: Sacked Duke Nukem PR Blames Twitter Outburst On Late Night And Bad Review
M.H. Williams / IndustryGamers: Duke Nukem Debacle: Jim Redner On ‘A Brain Fart of Epic Proportions’
Brenna Ehrlich / Mashable!: PR Guy Fired Over Duke Nukem Tweet Hits Back