Josh Ong / AppleInsider:
Apple to begin assembling iPhone 5 ‘in mid to late August’ — Apple will begin production of fifth-generation iPhones in August ahead of a projected late third quarter launch, according to intelligence obtained by by one investment banker's recent trip to Taiwan .
Devindra Hardawar / VentureBeat: Are we getting both an iPhone 5 and iPhone 4S this year?
Zach Epstein / BGR: Apple will release iPhone 5 and second prepaid iPhone model in September, analyst claims
Ashleigh Allsopp / Computerworld: iPhone 5 production starts August - analyst
Brian Caulfield / Shiny Objects: The Next iPhone Goes Into Production In August, Analyst Says
Phone Arena: LulzSec says good bye with leaks on AT&T's plans for 4G LTE enabled Apple iPad 3 and iPhone 5
Kelly Hodgkins / TUAW: iPhone 5 production to begin in August
Chris Barylick / O'Grady's PowerPage: Analyst predicts Apple to start assembling iPhone 5 in August'
Chris Oldroyd / TiPb: iPhone 5 release pool: Morgan Stanley say Apple to start iPhone 5 assembly in mid to late August …
Brad Spirrison / Appolicious Advisor: iPhone 5 rumor of the day: Apple to begin assembling device by end of August
Stewart Meagher / thinq_: Apple to start building iPhone 5 in August
Luigi Lugmayr / I4U News: iPhone 5 Production to start in late August says Analyst
Edwin Kee / Ubergizmo: Apple iPhone 5 production to begin this summer?
John Callaham / Neowin.net: Report: iPhone 5 to start production in mid to late August
Philip Elmer-DeWitt / Fortune:
Report: Apple is building two (!) iPhones for September release — An analyst expects Apple to launch both an iPhone 5 and a mid-range iPhone 4S — Click to enlarge. Source: Deutsche Bank — For much of the spring, the reporters who cover Apple (AAPL) have been arguing among themselves …
Discussion: The Business Insider, App Advice, MacRumors, ReadWriteWeb, 9 to 5 Mac, paidContent, AppleInsider, AllThingsD, Neowin.net, iPhone Alley, Geek.com, Edible Apple, PhoneArena, iPhone, Apple Bitch, The Loop, MacDailyNews, I4U News, iClarified and PC World
Bryan M. Wolfe / App Advice: Will Apple Give Us Two New iPhones In September?
Christian Zibreg / 9 to 5 Mac: Analysts see two new iPhones in late September
Ingrid Lunden / paidContent: Morgan Stanley Lowers iPhone Q3 Estimates. Make Way For ‘iPhone 5’ In Q4?
Peter Kafka / AllThingsD: New iPhone Most Definitely Coming, Eventually
John Callaham / Neowin.net: Rumor: Pre-paid iPhone in the works?
Alex Gardner / iPhone Alley: Analyst Expects Apple to Launch Two iPhones This Year
Matthew Humphries / Geek.com: iPhone 5 & budget iPhone 4S expected September
J.R. Bookwalter / iPhone: Analyst Claims $350 Mid-Range, Contract-Free iPhone in September
Jim Dalrymple / The Loop: Report: Apple will release two iPhones in September
Luigi Lugmayr / I4U News: $349 iPhone 4S Pre-Paid coming in September: Analyst
Tony Bradley / PC World: Game Over: Five Reasons the iPhone 5 Will Dominate
Nick Ross / ABC News:
BREAKING: Anonymous picks up where Lulzsec leaves off with new hack — BREAKING: With the notorious Lulzsec hacking group having announced its retirement yesterday, the Anonymous hacking group has stepped back into the fore. — The group Tweeted: Little teaser while we work on the actual release …
Discussion: CNET News, Digital Trends, Techdirt, @anonymousirc, Agence France Presse, Guardian, Softpedia News, TechEye and Gizmodo
Don Reisinger / CNET News: Anonymous ready to roll in post-LulzSec world
Andrew Couts / Digital Trends: Anonymous releases counter-hacking manual
Mike Masnick / Techdirt: The End Of LulzSec Is Not The End Of Hactivism
@anonymousirc: We can confirm that all @LulzSec members have reported aboard. #AntiSec will have full support from #Anonymous and LulzSec. Expect us, soon.
Charles Arthur / Guardian: Why LulzSec had no choice but to disband
Edward Berridge / TechEye: Lulzsec shuts — Hacking outfit Lulzsec has decided to pull …
New York Times:
Dissolution of Hacker Group Might Not End Attacks — Facing increasing pressure from law enforcement agencies over its brazen computer attacks, the small group of hackers known as Lulz Security announced over the weekend that it would disband. — But security experts said on Sunday …
Discussion: Between the Lines Blog and The Business Insider
Andrew Nusca / Between the Lines Blog: As LulzSec disbands, threats remain
Mark Gurman / 9 to 5 Mac:
BestBuy.com stops shipping MacBook Airs ahead of refresh (update: Amazon stock low) — We've known for many weeks now that a refreshed line of MacBook Airs is incoming, starting with rumors about Airs with Sandy Bridge processors way back then, our report that the current SKUs are constrained across …
Discussion: PC World, GigaOM, AppleInsider, Electronista, Gizmodo, MacDailyNews, TUAW, Techland, O'Grady's PowerPage, GottaBeMobile, MacRumors, SlashGear, CNET News, I4U News, Apple Bitch, MacStories, RazorianFly and Softpedia News, Thanks:oswdev
Darrell Etherington / GigaOM: New MacBook Airs are coming. Here is why
Kwame Opam / Gizmodo: Retailers Are Running Out of Macbook Airs
Michael Rose / TUAW: MacBook Air supply tightens at Best Buy, other retailers
Giles Turnbull / Techland: Forget Last Week's Apple Rumors, You Need This Week's Apple Rumors
Chris Barylick / O'Grady's PowerPage: Best Buy puts hold on MacBook Air orders, next-gen units expected soon
Chuong Nguyen / GottaBeMobile: MacBook Air Scarce at Best Buy Prior to Rumored Refresh
Brooke Crothers / CNET News: Heads up, MacBook Air retailer stock low
Luigi Lugmayr / I4U News: 2011 MacBook Air nears as Best Buy stops Shipping them Online
Graham Spencer / MacStories: MacBook Air Supplies At Best Buy And Others Dwindle, Refresh Creeps Closer
Felix Salmon / Reuters:
Skype's evil ways, cont. — The Skype/Silver Lake story is refusing to die, with Yun Lee's revelations bringing out the same anonymous investor-group sources defending Skype's actions. But if the defenders are comfortable in their anonymity, it seems only fair for me to share an anonymous email …
Henry Blodget / The Business Insider:
SKYPE SCANDAL: Here's How Big Bad Private-Equity Firm Silver Lake Sees The Situation
SKYPE SCANDAL: Here's How Big Bad Private-Equity Firm Silver Lake Sees The Situation
Discussion: CNET News and TechCrunch
Steven Musil / CNET News: Skype's executive compensation conundrum
Sarah Lacy / TechCrunch: The Case for Silver Lake Not Being Evil Incarnate
Verne G. Kopytoff / New York Times:
Companies Are Erecting In-House Social Networks — What would Facebook look like without photos of drunken nights out and tales of misbehaving cats? It might look a lot like the internal social network at the offices of Nikon Instruments. — The tone is decidedly businesslike …
Discussion: Computerworld and The Business Insider
Terry R. Bacon / Computerworld: Leveraging your power at work
Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry / The Business Insider: Everyone Is Fighting To Be The Facebook Of The Enterprise
Ben Horowitz / ben's blog:
The Incredible Sinking Bubble (Debating the Tech Bubble with Steve Blank: Part III) — This post originally appeared as my closing argument in our debate in The Economist. — Technology stocks currently trade at an all time low vs. industrial stocks based on forward P/E ratios.
Christopher Williams / Telegraph:
Hollywood studios ask High Court to block film website — Hollywood film studios will ask the High Court tomorrow to force BT to block its millions of broadband customers from accessing a filesharing website, in a test case that could make way for a clampdown on internet piracy.
Discussion: Inquirer, TorrentFreak and The Next Web
Greg Sandoval / CNET News:
Take that Netflix, HBO Go app sees big growth too — If you don't believe in cord cutting and that there isn't any competition between Netflix and cable programmers then you needn't read on. — If on the other hand, you at least see the potential for Netflix's meteoric growth …
Discussion: Media Maverick and Neowin.net, more at Mediagazer »
Greg Sandoval / Media Maverick: Take that Netflix, HBO Go app sees big growth
John Callaham / Neowin.net: HBO Go streaming video app close to 3 million downloads
Jennifer Saba / Reuters:
GSV takes stake in Facebook, valuing it at $70 billion — (Reuters) - Investment fund GSV Capital Corp has taken a small stake in Facebook that values the world's No. 1 social networking site at about $70 billion. — The investment fund said on Monday it bought 225,000 shares in Facebook at an average price of $29.28 per share.
Discussion: MarketWatch, Dow Jones Newswires and 24/7 Wall St.
Andrew Nusca / Between the Lines Blog:
Hulu: as TV landscape shifts, it's pass the potato — From the moment it first launched, Hulu has rapidly reimagined the way we watch television online. But those gains in popularity — and shifts in behavior — often came at the expense of the content creators who supplied it.
Discussion: CNET News, Betabeat, Wall Street Journal and MacNN