Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
Preliminary injunction granted by German court: Apple blocks Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 in the entire European Union except for the Netherlands — The leading German news agency, dpa, just reported that Apple has been granted a preliminary injunction against Samsung's Android-based Galaxy Tab 10.1 …
Discussion: Computerworld, CNET News, CNN, Techdirt, Ars Technica, The Business Insider, InfoWorld, thinq_, Examiner, paidContent:UK, The Register, Tech Trader Daily, Know Your Cell, This is my next, Mike Cane's xBlog, LaptopMemo, VentureBeat, Wired In Blog| BNET, Geek.com, MacStories, LAPTOP Magazine, Engadget, MacRumors, AllThingsD, Android Phone Fans and GigaOM
Josh Lowensohn / CNET News: Samsung blindsided by Apple's EU tablet injunction
Mark Milian / CNN: Apple blocks sale of Samsung tablet in Europe
Mike Masnick / Techdirt: Apple Wins Europe-Wide Blockade Of Samsung Tablets; Guess Which Tablet Apple Is Scared Of Most?
Florian Mueller / The Business Insider: Apple Blocks Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 In The Entire European Union Except For The Netherlands
Robert X. Cringely / InfoWorld: Apple gets injunction barring Galaxy Tab sales in Europe
Gareth Halfacree / thinq_: Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 banned from Europe
Nilay Patel / This is my next: Apple wins preliminary design-related injunction against Samsung in Germany, Galaxy Tab 10.1 …
Mikecane / Mike Cane's xBlog: The Seeds Of Apple's Fall
Stefan Etienne / LaptopMemo: Apple Blocks Sale Of Galaxy Tab 10.1 EU, Design-Related Injuction Won In Germany
Matthew Humphries / Geek.com: Apple gets Samsung Galaxy Tab banned across most of Europe
Eric Slivka / MacRumors: Apple Granted Injunction Barring Sale of Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 in European Union
John Paczkowski / AllThingsD: Apple Blocks Sales of Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 in Europe
Quentyn Kennemer / Android Phone Fans: Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Sales Now Blocked in Europe Thanks to Apple
Darrell Etherington / GigaOM: In its war with Samsung, Apple scores legal victory in Europe
Shane Richmond / Telegraph:
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 blocked in Europe — The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 will have to be removed from sale across Europe following a judgment in a German court. — The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 — The tablet, which launched in Britain last week, must now be removed from shelves and Samsung must stop marketing it.
Discussion: L.A. Times Tech Blog, SlashGear, BetaNews, Fortune, DailyTech, Android Community, 9to5Google, Eurodroid, AppleInsider, CNET News, Computerworld, Electronista, Tablets Planet, TUAW, Cult of Mac, Techland, iGadgetsReport and Gadgetsteria, Thanks:shanerichmond
Sal Rodriguez / L.A. Times Tech Blog: Apple vs. Samsung suit: Galaxy Tab 10.1 sales blocked in Europe
Philip Elmer-DeWitt / Fortune: Major Android setback: Galaxy Tab banned in Europe
Cory Gunther / Android Community: Samsung Responds to Court Ruling in Europe Banning Galaxy Tab 10.1 Sales
Roger Cheng / CNET News: In Apple win, Samsung Galaxy Tab blocked in EU
Ross Catanzariti / Computerworld: Hands on with the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1
TabletMan / Tablets Planet: Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 blocked from sale in the European Union, except for the Netherlands
Matthew Panzarino / The Next Web:
Apple and Samsung respond to the European Galaxy Tab injunction — Apple has been granted a preliminary injunction by a German court barring distribution of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 in almost the entire European Union, with only the Netherlands exempted, reports Florian Mueller of FOSS Patents.
Discussion: Computerworld, Bloomberg, RCR Wireless News and FOSS Patents
Dan Moren / Computerworld: Under the Gavel: On all fronts
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents: The BRIC countries: a safe haven for Android?
Ina Fried / AllThingsD:
Exclusive: Nokia to Exit Symbian, Low-End Phone Businesses in North America — Nokia plans to stop selling both feature phones and Symbian-based smartphones in the United States and Canada as it tries to put all of its muscle behind the company's huge bet on Windows Phone.
Discussion: This is my next, Digital Trends, PC World, PC Magazine, VentureBeat, GigaOM, ReadWriteWeb, TechCrunch, Between the Lines Blog, The Nokia Blog, AnandTech, BGR, paidContent, BetaNews, Engadget, Light Reading, T3.com News, Neowin.net, CNET News, WMPoweruser, The Toybox Blog, PhoneDog.com, The Next Web, PhoneArena, SlashGear, WMPoweruser and Electronista
Chris Ziegler / This is my next: Nokia plots Windows Phone future for US: ‘no plans’ to offer N9, Symbian, or feature phones stateside
Molly McHugh / Digital Trends: Say goodbye to Symbian, North America
Devindra Hardawar / VentureBeat: Nokia gives up on (non-existent) North America Symbian biz, no N9 either
Kevin C. Tofel / GigaOM: Nokia in the U.S: ‘You say goodbye, I say hello’
Chris Velazco / TechCrunch: Nokia To Kill S40, Symbian Efforts In North America
Larry Dignan / Between the Lines Blog: Nokia pulls Symbian from North America: Sales indicate no one cares
Anand Lal Shimpi / AnandTech: Nokia to Suspend Sales of Symbian, Feature Phones in the US
Sarah Reedy / Light Reading: Nokia Kills Symbian in the States
Chris Smith / T3.com News: Tech Today: Apple gets Galaxy Tab 10.1 banned
John Callaham / Neowin.net: Nokia to stop selling Symbian phones in North America
Gloria Sin / The Toybox Blog: Nokia N9 not sailing to America or UK
Alex Wagner / PhoneDog.com: Nokia ceasing Symbian sales in U.S. to focus on Windows Phone, has no plans to offer N9 here
Darren Murph / Engadget:
Nokia: the N9 isn't coming to America — If you've been eagerly awaiting September 23rd so you can grab your very own Nokia N9 in America, the company's first (and last) MeeGo smartphone may not be shipping in your region after all. We've been reaching out to Espoo in recent weeks in an attempt …
Discussion: ITworld.com, IntoMobile, CNET News, Between the Lines Blog, I4U News, SoMobile, netbooknews.com, Carrypad, PhoneArena, GottaBeMobile, SlashGear, The Nokia Blog and MobileBurn.com
Chris Nerney / ITworld.com: For the U.S., there are no Nokia N9s
Marin Perez / IntoMobile: Nokia N9 not coming to United States
Don Reisinger / CNET News: Report: Nokia N9 not coming to the U.S.
Luigi Lugmayr / I4U News: Nokia N9 MeeGo Phone will not be released in United States
T'Kisha George / SoMobile: No dates for Nokia N9 UK release
Adam Mills / GottaBeMobile: Nokia N9 Not Coming to the U.S.
Chris Davies / SlashGear: No Nokia N9 for US as MeeGo plans stay minimal
Mark Guim / The Nokia Blog: Confirmed: Nokia N9 Not Coming to America
Dan Seifert / MobileBurn.com: Nokia says no N9 for America
Jonathan S. Geller / BGR:
First Google Ice Cream Sandwich devices may launch in October — We've received some information from a source with knowledge of Google's Ice Cream Sandwich plans, and it's looking like the first Ice Cream Sandwich devices could start hitting the ground in as early as October.
Discussion: AppleInsider, 9to5Mac, IntoMobile, Electronista, Android and Me, PhoneDog.com, Android Phone Fans and GottaBeMobile
Daniel Eran Dilger / AppleInsider: Google rushing out Android 4 “Ice Cream Sandwich” to counter iPhone 5
Seth Weintraub / 9to5Mac: Google plans launch of next Nexus phone to coincide with iPhone 5?
Alberto Vildosola / Android and Me: Rumor: Will the first Ice Cream Sandwich device launch in October to compete with the iPhone 5?
Jordan Golson / MacRumors:
Apple Briefly the Most Valuable Company in the World [Updated] — Apple, Inc. was, several times today, the most valuable public company in the world as measured by market capitalization. Apple's market cap briefly passed ExxonMobil today, just after 1PM, reaching $341.55 billion in valuation.
Discussion: Examiner, DailyTech, Gizmodo, MarketBeat, Reuters, TechCrunch, Bloomberg, @shibanijoshi, AppleInsider, BetaNews, VentureBeat, GeekWire, Bits, IntoMobile, The Next Web, The Business Insider, everythingiCafe, AppleNApps, Tech Trader Daily, TUAW, GottaBeMobile, Reuters, CNET News, AllThingsD, Fortune, Bloomberg, MacDailyNews, iDownloadBlog.com, MacStories and 9to5Mac
Tiffany Kaiser / DailyTech: Apple Briefly Surpasses Exxon As Most Valuable Company in the U.S.
Mark Gongloff / MarketBeat: Apple Briefly Passes Exxon Mobil in Market Cap
MG Siegler / TechCrunch: Apple Pushes Past Exxon To Become The Most Valuable Public Company In The World (Temporarily)
Adam Satariano / Bloomberg: Apple Surpasses Exxon as World's Most Valuable Company Before Retreating
Shibani Joshi / @shibanijoshi: At 1318 ET Apple's market cap passed ExxonMobil's for the first time:
Tim Conneally / BetaNews: People realize oil is more important than iPhones, Exxon retains title as world's biggest company
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat: Apple is close to becoming the most valuable public company in the world
John Cook / GeekWire: How did Steve Jobs do it? Apple (briefly) tops Exxon Mobil to claim most valuable company title
Nick Bilton / Bits: Apple Is the Most Valuable Company
Marin Perez / IntoMobile: Apple briefly becomes most valuable U.S. company
Matthew Panzarino / The Next Web: Apple surpasses ExxonMobil as most valuable company in the world
Jay Yarow / The Business Insider: BOOM: Apple Passed Exxon To Become The Most Valuable Public Company
Tim Barribeau / everythingiCafe: Apple and Exxon Flirt Over Being Most Valuable Company In The World
Trevor Sheridan / AppleNApps: Apple Becomes World's Most Valuable Company For A Moment As It Passes Exxon Mobile
Megan Lavey-Heaton / TUAW: Apple set to surpass ExxonMobil as large company in the world
John Paczkowski / AllThingsD: And ... Boom: Apple Briefly Passes Exxon In Market Cap
Philip Elmer-DeWitt / Fortune: Apple is (briefly) the world's most valuable public company
Nick Turner / Bloomberg: Apple Briefly Passes Exxon as World's Largest Company
Mary Jo Foley / All about Microsoft Blog:
Windows Phone ‘Tango’ to be Microsoft's lower price-point operating system? — Summary: Information about Microsoft's successor to Windows Phone OS Mango (codenamed Tango) is slowly starting to leak. — Until today, I've said nothing on my blog about Tango — the Windows Phone operating …
Discussion: eWeek, TechFlash, WinRumors, TechCrunch, Electronista, The Next Web, SlashGear, Gadget Lab, WMPoweruser and Seattle Times
Nicholas Kolakowski / eWeek: Microsoft Windows Phone Executive Departing
Anthony James / TechFlash: Windows Phone Tango details emerge, Tier 3 adds data centers
Chris Velazco / TechCrunch: Windows Phone's Tango Update Bound For Budget Handsets
Alex Wilhelm / The Next Web: Windows Phone Tango likely a low-cost edition of the OS
Mike Isaac / Gadget Lab: Tablet Makers Hope Cheaper Means Better Sales
Janet I. Tu / Seattle Times: Windows Phone “Tango” aiming for lower price point?
Josh Constine / Inside Facebook:
Facebook Messenger: a New Standalone Group Messaging Mobile App Built Off Beluga — Facebook has just launched a new free standalone mobile group messaging app for iPhone and Android called Facebook Messenger. It allows users to conduct one-on-one or group conversations, send photos, and privately share their location.
Discussion: BGR, Search Engine Land, BetaNews, Gizmodo, TechCrunch, AndroidGuys, Apps, PC Magazine, Facebook Blog, Mashable!, 9to5Mac, 9to5Google, Gizmodo, All Facebook, AllThingsD, TechCrunch, VentureBeat, GigaOM, SlashGear, PhoneDog.com, @stuartdredge, The Next Web and Android and Me
Todd Haselton / BGR: Facebook launches Messenger chat app for Android, iPhone
Greg Finn / Search Engine Land: Facebook Launches “Messenger” App To Compete In Mobile Messaging Space
Tim Conneally / BetaNews: Facebook Messages threads now include texts thanks to new Facebook Messenger app
Jason Kincaid / TechCrunch: Hit iPad Facebook App MyPad Comes To The iPhone
Ryan Johnstone / AndroidGuys: Standalone Facebook Messenger App Released Today
Caitlin / Apps - Android Market: More from developer … Facebook Messenger — a faster way to message.
Chloe Albanesius / PC Magazine: Facebook Tackles IM With ‘Messenger’ App
Jake Smith / 9to5Mac: Facebook releases Messenger app for iPhone
Jake Smith / 9to5Google: Facebook unveils Messenger app for Android
Jackie Cohen / All Facebook: Introducing Facebook Messenger For IPhone And Android
Liz Gannes / AllThingsD: Facebook Splinters Mobile Strategy With New App
Jason Kincaid / TechCrunch: Facebook Launches Standalone iPhone/Android Messenger App (And It's Beluga)
Jolie O'Dell / VentureBeat: Facebook launches its mobile messaging system, built on the bones of Beluga
Colleen Taylor / GigaOM: Facebook gets into texting game with Facebook Messenger
Rue Liu / SlashGear: Facebook Launches Group Messaging App
Stuart Dredge / @stuartdredge: Facebook has launched its BBM killer? Good timing...
Anthony Domanico / Android and Me: Facebook launches Facebook Messenger to simplify mobile messaging
John Cook / GeekWire:
Lawsuit claims Apple and publishers colluded on eBook pricing in fear of Amazon.com — A Seattle law firm has filed a class-action lawsuit accusing Apple and five book publishers of engaging in price fixing around sales of electronic books. The suit, filed today in U.S. District Court …
Discussion: hbsslaw.com, paidContent, MacRumors, Kindle Review and Electronista, Thanks:toddbishop
Laura Hazard Owen / paidContent: Class Action Suit Against Apple And Big Publishers: What's In It
Jordan Golson / MacRumors: Class-action Suit Filed Against Apple and 5 Book Publishers Over E-book Pricing
Jack Purcher / Patently Apple:
Apple Wins Patents for Integrated Touch Screen, Voicemail & More — The US Patent and Trademark Office officially published a series of 20 newly granted patents for Apple Inc. today. There were three notable inventions presented today. The first relates to Apple's “Integrated Touch Screen.”
Discussion: TUAW, Thanks:srikardhanakoti
Chris Rawson / TUAW: Apple granted touchscreen, voicemail, and several other patents
Nicholas Jackson / The Atlantic Online:
Walmart, Unable to Keep Up With iTunes, Shutters MP3 Store — Launched as a direct competitor to iTunes, Walmart's digital download destination undercut Apple's prices, but still couldn't compete — Apple has taken down another competitor. And this time it's not some tiny start …
Discussion: Technologizer, AllThingsD and Electronista
Harry McCracken / Technologizer: Wal-Mart Gives Up on MP3s
Mike Cane / Mike Cane's xBlog:
Now You Can Upload Photos Into Twitter — I got this popup notice yesterday: — Click = big — I didn't think it was new, so didn't post about it. — But others are getting it now and are saying it's new, so this post. — I also tried it yesterday: — @mikecane — Mike Cane
Discussion: Examiner, Search Engine Land, 1001 Noisy Cameras, LaptopMemo, WebProNews, The Next Web, Electronista and Scripting News, Thanks:mikecane
Michael Santo / Examiner: Twitter rolls out photo sharing feature, mobile still to come
Matt McGee / Search Engine Land: Twitter Taking Direct Photo Uploads, Will Create User Media Galleries
Stefan Etienne / LaptopMemo: Twitter Is Now Rolling Out Its Direct Image Uploading Feature
Chris Crum / WebProNews: Twitter Photo Sharing Feature Now Live
Matthew Panzarino / The Next Web: Twitter now rolling out direct image upload at Twitter.com
Dave Winer / Scripting News: Sharing images on Twitter
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Google Group Members to Use Facial Recognition to Identify London Rioters — A new Google Group called “London Riots Facial Recognition” has appeared online, in the wake of the riots that rocked the U.K. capital over the weekend. The group's goal is to use facial recognition technologies …
Discussion: CNN, Naked Security, Digital Trends, Guardian, The Next Web, Bits, The Not-So Private Parts, Disruptors and Geek.com
Brandon Griggs / CNN: BlackBerry hacked for cooperating with London police
Graham Cluley / Naked Security: BlackBerry blog hacked after London riots
Josh Halliday / Guardian: London riots: police to track rioters who used BlackBerrys
Matt Brian / The Next Web: RIM's BlackBerry blog hacked after it cooperates with police over London riots
Jenna Wortham / Bits: London Police Use Flickr to Identify Looters
Kashmir Hill / The Not-So Private Parts: Will The London Riots Be The Turning Point For Facial Recognition As A Crime-Fighting Tool?
Kara Swisher / AllThingsD:
Demand Media Beats Wall Street Expectations for Q2, Acquires Two Start-Ups and Re-ups with Google — Demand Media, the Santa Monica, Calif., online content company, said its revenue increased 32 percent in the second quarter, as it reduced its net loss significantly.
Discussion: paidContent, Business Wire, TechCrunch, paidContent and WebProNews, more at Mediagazer »
David Kaplan / paidContent: Demand Media Net Losses Widen, As Revenue Jumps
Business Wire: Demand Media and Google Renew and Expand Global Advertising Relationship Through New Three-Year Agreement
Leena Rao / TechCrunch: Demand Media Buys RSS Graffiti And IndieClick; Renews Google Ad Deal For Three Years
Mark Suster / TechCrunch:
Stock Market Drops. VCs Hold Partner Meetings. What Happens Next? — This is a guest post by Mark Suster, a 2x entrepreneur turned VC with GRP Partners where he focuses on early-stage technology companies. Read more about Suster on his startup blog and on Twitter at @msuster.
Kristen Purcell / Pew Internet:
Search and email still top the list of most popular online activities — A May 2011 Pew Internet survey finds that 92% of online adults use search engines to find information on the Web, including 59% who do so on a typical day. This places search at the top of the list of most popular online activities among U.S. adults.
Discussion: PC World, Search Engine Land, Telecompetitor, Government Technology News and Gov 2.0
Danny Sullivan / Search Engine Land: Top Internet Activities? Search & Email, Once Again
Andrew Burger / Telecompetitor: Search, Email Continue Online Dominance
Mark Milian / CNN:
Newspaper giant Tribune Co. developing tablet device — (CNN) — Hoping to take a small slice from Apple's big pie, newspaper publishers are developing tablet computers of their own. — The Tribune Co., one of the largest U.S. news enterprises, is working on a touchscreen tablet that it plans …
Ed Oswald / Technologizer: Another Print Publisher Turns to Tablets
Tim Carmody / Epicenter: Media Death March: Please, Tribune Co., Don't Do This
Mellisa Tolentino / SiliconANGLE: Tablet Makers Driven Out of US to Beat iPad Sales
Albert Madison / Tablets Planet: Chicago publisher planning a free or subsidized tablet for subscribers, modified Android OS likely
Mel Martin / TUAW: Report: Tribune wants to build its own tablet
Markus Pettersson / Marketing Media: Lex Tribune - On an industry gone haywire
Michael Kozlowski / Good E-Reader Blog: Android Based Tablets Look to Europe and Asia to Compete Against the iPad
Chris Velazco / TechCrunch: Tribune Co. Working With Samsung On (Free?) News Tablet
Dan Howley / LAPTOP Magazine: Newspaper Publisher Tribune Co., Said to be Developing its Own Android Tablet
Brent Rose / Gizmodo: Why a Publisher's Tablet Is a Terrible, Terrible Idea
Seth Weintraub / 9to5Mac: US Newspapers plan to take on iPad with subsidized Android tablet built by Samsung
Audrey Watters / Hack Education:
Google to Shut Down Educational Programming Tool Android App Inventor — Last month, Google announced that it would be shuttering Google Labs, a site for many Google prototypes and experimental projects. Google indicated that some of the projects there would graduate to “full-fledged” products, but some would be terminated.
Discussion: ReadWriteWeb and 9to5Google
Jake Smith / 9to5Google: Google to shut down Android App Inventor
Florian Mueller / FOSS Patents:
Wolfram Alpha sues Lodsys to defend its iPad app — Wolfram Alpha and Wolfram Research jointly filed a declaratory judgment action against Lodsys. It's the eighth one so far. I had mentioned the first six “DJ” actions on this blog. The seventh one was recently brought by RightNow Technologies (complaint available on Scribd).
Discussion: Ars Technica and Appolicious Advisor
Chris Foresman / Ars Technica: Apple to Lodsys: you'll have to go through us to sue iOS devs
Janko Roettgers / GigaOM:
Cablevision brings cable TV to the iPhone — Cablevision subscribers can now watch cable TV on their iPhones or iPod touch devices, thanks to the cable TV provider extending the functionality of its iPad app to all of Apple's iOS devices. The new app allows Cablevision customers …
Discussion: Engadget, AllThingsD, 9to5Mac, App Advice, paidContent and Mashable!
Richard Lawler / Engadget: Cablevision's Optimum app hits 2.0, brings cable TV streaming to iPhone, iPod Touch
Seth Weintraub / 9to5Mac: Cablevision/Optimum update iOS apps to work on iPhone and iPod, now include remote control
Bryan M. Wolfe / App Advice: Cablevision Announces Huge Updates To Its Optimum Apps
Christina Warren / Mashable!: Cablevision Brings Live TV to the Ultra-Small Screen
Michael Arrington / TechCrunch:
DJ Patil Lands At Greylock Partners As “Data Scientist in Residence” — DJ Patil, the former LinkedIn Chief scientist who recently left Color Labs, now has a new job. He's the “Data Scientist in Residence” at Greylock Partners, working alongside his old colleague, LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman.
Discussion: Greylock VC, VentureBeat, GigaOM, @quixotic and @dpatil
Matthew Lynley / VentureBeat: Color's DJ Patil joins Greylock Partners
Stacey Higginbotham / GigaOM: Greylock boosts big data investment with new hire
Reid Hoffman / @quixotic: Looking forward to working with DJ Patil again, now in his new role as Data Scientist in Residence at Greylock. http://bit.ly/o7sO4h
Barbara E. Hernandez / NBC Bay Area:
California: No Facebook for Inmates — Thousands of inmates in California's state prisons have access to contraband mobile phones and are updating their Facebook accounts, and now the state is asking the social network to close them down. — The California Department of Corrections …
Discussion: Gizmodo, Los Angeles Times, CDCR Today, Associated Press, Geek.com, textually.org, AllThingsD and All Facebook
Sam Biddle / Gizmodo: California Booting Inmates off Facebook
Don Thompson / Associated Press: Calif. says Facebook will remove inmates' pages
Jennifer Bergen / Geek.com: California asks Facebook to block inmates
Liz Gannes / AllThingsD: Facebook Bars Jailbirds
Jackie Cohen / All Facebook: California Cracking Down On Inmate Facebook Accounts
Jackie Dove / Macworld:
Quark sold to merger and acquisition company — Platinum Equity replaces the Ebrahimi family as QuarkXPress developers — Quark, developer of the desktop publishing software QuarkXPress, has been acquired by Platinum Equity, a Los Angeles merger and acquisition company, for an undisclosed sum.
Discussion: Daring Fireball
John Gruber / Daring Fireball: Quark Sold to Merger and Acquisition Company
Mary Jo Foley / All about Microsoft Blog:
Gartner: 42 percent of PCs will be running Windows 7 by year-end — Summary: Windows 7's share of the PC market is continuing to grow steadily, while Apple's, Linux's and Google's shares are making slow inroads, according to new worldwide PC usage data from Gartner Inc.
Discussion: PC World, Gartner, Seattle Times, TechCrunch, AppleInsider, eWeek, CNET News, Softpedia News and Electronista
Jeff Bertolucci / PC World: Gartner: 94 Percent of New PCs Will Ship with Windows 7 in 2011
Christy Pettey / Gartner: Gartner Says Windows 7 Will Be Running on 42 Percent of PCs in Use Worldwide By the End of 2011
Nicholas Kolakowski / eWeek: Windows 7 Present on 42% of PCs by End of 2011: Gartner
Lance Whitney / CNET News: Gartner: Windows 7 on 42 percent of PCs by year's end
bitly Acquires Twitterfeed — For years now, we've worked closely with our friends at Twitterfeed to enhance their social media publishing tools with branded short links and realtime data. Today, we are excited to announce that we have acquired Twitterfeed, and to welcome both Twitterfeed and its users to the bitly family.
Discussion: ReadWriteWeb, Between the Lines Blog, AllThingsD, Twitterfeed, WebProNews and AllTwitter
Marshall Kirkpatrick / ReadWriteWeb: On Bitly Buying Twitterfeed
Peter Kafka / AllThingsD: Burp! Bitly Swallows Twitterfeed.
Chris Crum / WebProNews: Twitterfeed Acquired by Bitly
Shea Bennett / AllTwitter: Bitly Acquires Twitterfeed