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, Techdirt, CNN, The Business Insider, thinq_, Ars Technica, paidContent:UK, Examiner, Android Phone Fans, Know Your Cell, Mike Cane's xBlog, The Register, Wired In Blog| BNET, Tech Trader Daily, LaptopMemo, Engadget, This is my next, LAPTOP Magazine, MacRumors, Geek.com, Tablets Planet, AllThingsD, VentureBeat, GigaOM, TiPb and MacStories
Josh Lowensohn / CNET News: Samsung blindsided by Apple's EU tablet injunction
Mike Masnick / Techdirt: Apple Wins Europe-Wide Blockade Of Samsung Tablets; Guess Which Tablet Apple Is Scared Of Most?
Mark Milian / CNN: Apple blocks sale of Samsung tablet in Europe
Florian Mueller / The Business Insider: Apple Blocks Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 In The Entire European Union Except For The Netherlands
Gareth Halfacree / thinq_: Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 banned from Europe
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
Nilay Patel / This is my next: Apple wins preliminary design-related injunction against Samsung in Germany, Galaxy Tab 10.1 …
Eric Slivka / MacRumors: Apple Granted Injunction Barring Sale of Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 in European Union
Matthew Humphries / Geek.com: Apple gets Samsung Galaxy Tab banned across most of Europe
TabletMan / Tablets Planet: Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 blocked from sale in the European Union, except for the Netherlands …
John Paczkowski / AllThingsD: Apple Blocks Sales of Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 in Europe
Darrell Etherington / GigaOM: In its war with Samsung, Apple scores legal victory in Europe
Rene Ritchie / TiPb: Apple granted preliminary injunction, Samsung barred from selling Galaxy Tab 10.1 in most of European Union
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, Fortune, DailyTech, Electronista, Android Community, BetaNews, AppleInsider, CNET News, Computerworld, Eurodroid, TUAW, Cult of Mac, Android Phone Fans, Techland, iGadgetsReport, Gadgetsteria and Android Police, 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
Quentyn Kennemer / Android Phone Fans: Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Sales Now Blocked in Europe Thanks to Apple
David Ruddock / Android Police: Germany Halts Distribution Of Galaxy Tab 10.1 In Europe (Except Netherlands) In Apple Patent Lawsuit Injunction
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: Bloomberg, Computerworld 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: Digital Trends, PC World, PC Magazine, This is my next, The Nokia Blog, VentureBeat, AnandTech, GigaOM, ReadWriteWeb, TechCrunch, Between the Lines Blog, paidContent, Engadget, Neowin.net, Light Reading, BGR, The Toybox Blog, PhoneDog.com, The Next Web, T3.com News, PhoneArena, SlashGear, WMPoweruser, BetaNews, Electronista, I4U News and WinRumors
Molly McHugh / Digital Trends: Say goodbye to Symbian, North America
Chris Ziegler / This is my next: Nokia plots Windows Phone future for US: ‘no plans’ to offer N9, Symbian, or feature phones stateside
Devindra Hardawar / VentureBeat: Nokia gives up on (weak) North America Symbian business, no N9 either
Anand Lal Shimpi / AnandTech: Nokia to Suspend Sales of Symbian, Feature Phones in the US
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
John Callaham / Neowin.net: Nokia to stop selling Symbian phones in North America
Sarah Reedy / Light Reading: Nokia Kills Symbian in the States
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
Chris Smith / T3.com News: Tech Today: Apple gets Galaxy Tab 10.1 banned
Luigi Lugmayr / I4U News: Nokia to sell only Windows Phones in the US
Tom Warren / WinRumors: Nokia betting solely on Windows Phones in the U.S.
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: Mike Cane's xBlog, CNET News, IntoMobile, ITworld.com, I4U News, SoMobile, netbooknews.com, Carrypad, PhoneArena, GottaBeMobile, SlashGear and The Nokia Blog
Mikecane / Mike Cane's xBlog: Today Is Nokia's Worst Day Ever
Don Reisinger / CNET News: Report: Nokia N9 not coming to the U.S.
Marin Perez / IntoMobile: Nokia N9 not coming to United States
Chris Nerney / ITworld.com: For the U.S., there are no Nokia N9s
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
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: Search Engine Land, BetaNews, Mercury News, Gizmodo, BGR, TechCrunch, AndroidGuys, Apps, Mashable!, 9to5Google, Gizmodo, 9to5Mac, @aulia, All Facebook, AllThingsD, TechCrunch, Facebook Blog, VentureBeat, GigaOM, @stuartdredge, The Next Web and Android and Me
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
Jeremy C. Owens / Mercury News: Facebook introduces separate app for mobile messaging
Todd Haselton / BGR: Facebook launches Messenger chat app for Android, iPhone
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.
Jake Smith / 9to5Google: Facebook unveils Messenger app for Android
Jake Smith / 9to5Mac: Facebook releases Messenger app for iPhone
Aulia Masna / @aulia: Hey, Facebook Messenger only does messages, not chats! Yay! Maybe I can retire that Facebook app now since it's the only feature I use.
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
Stuart Dredge / @stuartdredge: Facebook has launched its BBM killer? Good timing...
Anthony Domanico / Android and Me: Facebook launches Facebook Messenger to simplify mobile messaging
Seth Weintraub / 9to5Mac:
Facebook's Messenger app hides a dirty little secret: Video conferencing
Facebook's Messenger app hides a dirty little secret: Video conferencing
Discussion: The Next Web
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, SlashGear, 9to5Mac, Electronista, IntoMobile, 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?
Fred / A VC:
There Will Be No Files In The Cloud — I've spent a bunch of time talking to entrepreneurs who are building companies in and around the cloud storage space. It's not a space I like very much because I don't think we'll be using files in the cloud. Now Dropbox is a brilliant company …
Discussion: bijan sabet, Tools and Gizmodo
Brent Rose / Tools: The 11 Best Services For Storing Stuff In The Cloud
Brent Rose / Gizmodo: The Best Way to Store Stuff in the Cloud
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, WinRumors, TechFlash, The Next Web, SlashGear, TechCrunch, Gadget Lab and Seattle Times
Nicholas Kolakowski / eWeek: Microsoft Windows Phone Executive Departing
Anthony James / TechFlash: Windows Phone Tango details emerge, Tier 3 adds data centers
Alex Wilhelm / The Next Web: Windows Phone Tango likely a low-cost edition of the OS
Chris Velazco / TechCrunch: Windows Phone's Tango Update Bound For Budget Handsets
Mike Isaac / Gadget Lab: Tablet Makers Hope Cheaper Means Better Sales
Janet I. Tu / Seattle Times: Windows Phone “Tango” aiming for lower price point?
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, MarketBeat, DailyTech, Reuters, Gizmodo, TechCrunch, Bloomberg, VentureBeat, @shibanijoshi, IntoMobile, The Next Web, BetaNews, AppleInsider, The Business Insider, Bits, TUAW, Tech Trader Daily, everythingiCafe, Reuters, GeekWire, AppleNApps, AllThingsD, MacDailyNews, iDownloadBlog.com, Bloomberg, Fortune, MacStories and 9to5Mac
Mark Gongloff / MarketBeat: Apple Briefly Passes Exxon Mobil in Market Cap
Tiffany Kaiser / DailyTech: Apple Briefly Surpasses Exxon As Most Valuable Company in the U.S.
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
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat: Apple is close to becoming the most valuable public company in the world
Shibani Joshi / @shibanijoshi: At 1318 ET Apple's market cap passed ExxonMobil's for the first time:
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
Tim Conneally / BetaNews: People realize oil is more important than iPhones, Exxon retains title as world's biggest company
Jay Yarow / The Business Insider: BOOM: Apple Passed Exxon To Become The Most Valuable Public Company
Nick Bilton / Bits: Apple Is the Most Valuable Company
Megan Lavey-Heaton / TUAW: Apple set to surpass ExxonMobil as world's most valuable company
Tim Barribeau / everythingiCafe: Apple and Exxon Flirt Over Being Most Valuable Company In The World
John Cook / GeekWire: How did Steve Jobs do it? Apple (briefly) tops Exxon Mobil to claim most valuable company title
Trevor Sheridan / AppleNApps: Apple Becomes World's Most Valuable Company For A Moment As It Passes Exxon Mobile
John Paczkowski / AllThingsD: And ... Boom: Apple Briefly Passes Exxon In Market Cap
Nick Turner / Bloomberg: Apple Briefly Passes Exxon as World's Largest Company
Philip Elmer-DeWitt / Fortune: Apple is (briefly) the world's most valuable public company
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 and 9to5Mac, Thanks:srikardhanakoti
Chris Rawson / TUAW: Apple granted touchscreen, voicemail, and several other patents
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
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: CNET News, Technologizer, AllThingsD and Electronista
Steven Musil / CNET News: Wal-Mart to close its mp3 store
Harry McCracken / Technologizer: Wal-Mart Gives Up on MP3s
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, mocoNews, MacRumors, Kindle Review and Electronista, Thanks:toddbishop
Laura Hazard Owen / mocoNews: The Lawsuit 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
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: VentureBeat, Examiner, Search Engine Land, Electronista, 1001 Noisy Cameras, @twitter, LaptopMemo, WebProNews, Scripting News and The Next Web, Thanks:mikecane
Jolie O'Dell / VentureBeat: Twitter's in-app photo sharing comes to all users
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
@twitter: All users can now easily share photos on Twitter.com. Add an image to your Tweet using the camera icon. http://t.co/qdfVjMn
Stefan Etienne / LaptopMemo: Twitter Is Now Rolling Out Its Direct Image Uploading Feature
Chris Crum / WebProNews: Twitter Photo Sharing Feature Now Live
Dave Winer / Scripting News: Sharing images on Twitter
Matthew Panzarino / The Next Web: Twitter now rolling out direct image upload at Twitter.com
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: TechCrunch, Business Wire, paidContent, paidContent and WebProNews, more at Mediagazer »
Leena Rao / TechCrunch: Demand Media Buys RSS Graffiti And IndieClick; Renews Google Ad Deal For Three Years
Business Wire: Demand Media and Google Renew and Expand Global Advertising Relationship Through New Three-Year Agreement
David Kaplan / paidContent: Demand Media Net Losses Widen, As Revenue Jumps
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
Jon Mitchell / ReadWriteWeb: Google Books Ngram Viewer Graduates from Labs
Jake Smith / 9to5Google: Google to shut down Android App Inventor
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, Guardian, Digital Trends, Gawker, The Next Web, Bits, The Not-So Private Parts 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
Ryan Tate / Gawker: Internet Dragnet Hunts London Hooligans
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?
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, ITworld.com and Appolicious Advisor
Chris Foresman / Ars Technica: Apple to Lodsys: you'll have to go through us to sue iOS devs
Nancy Gohring / ITworld.com: Wolfram latest to seek protection from Lodsys
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.
Tom Loftus / Digits:
Strange Tweets Haunt Syfy Series — Twitter is branching out somewhere new - television drama. — The microblogging service is set to play a key role in “Haven,” a Syfy Channel series that explores the eerie goings-on in a small town in Maine. In a story arc starting this Friday …
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
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
Mellisa Tolentino / SiliconANGLE: Tablet Makers Driven Out of US to Beat iPad Sales
Markus Pettersson / Marketing Media: Lex Tribune - On an industry gone haywire
Chris Velazco / TechCrunch: Tribune Co. Working With Samsung On (Free?) News Tablet
Michael Kozlowski / Good E-Reader Blog: Android Based Tablets Look to Europe and Asia to Compete Against the iPad
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
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
Jim Giles / New Scientist:
Senator: ISPs hijacking searches is a violation of trust — A group of US technology companies may face federal and congressional action after they were revealed to have been hijacking and redirecting search queries destined for Google, Bing and Yahoo. — The group, which includes …
Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols / ZDNet: Are your search engine queries being hijacked?
Jack Marshall / ClickZ: Commission Junction Bans Search Redirector Paxfire
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
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.
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: CDCR Today, Gizmodo, Los Angeles Times, Associated Press, Geek.com, textually.org and AllThingsD
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