Jack McKenna / TechCrunch:
“Deciding” To Move On — AOL has issued the following statement: “The TechCrunch acquisition has been a success for AOL and for our shareholders, and we are very excited about its future. Michael Arrington, the founder of TechCrunch has decided to move on from TechCrunch and AOL to his newly formed venture fund.
Discussion: MediaFile, CNET News, Digital Trends, The New Persuaders, Beet.TV, TechFlash, Business Insider, CNET News, GeekWire, Bits, Between the Lines Blog, Slate Magazine, AllThingsD, Real Dan Lyons Web Site, VentureBeat, Business Insider, Boing Boing, @dondodge, Daring Fireball, Gawker, Mercury News, Pulse2, Do The Hotdog Dance 2.0, @benpopper, @antderosa and Wall Street Journal, more at Mediagazer »
Jennifer Saba / MediaFile: Arrington Exits TechCrunch; Takes jab at Arianna Huffington
Daniel Terdiman / CNET News: Flipboard founder: Web will soon ‘look more like print’
Molly McHugh / Digital Trends: TechCrunch officially announces Arrington's departure, names new editor
Andy Plesser / Beet.TV: Erick Schonfeld Named Editor of TechCrunch
Arianna Huffington / TechFlash: TechCrunch founder Arrington and AOL part ways
Don Reisinger / CNET News: TechCrunch founder Arrington officially moves on
Rachel King / Between the Lines Blog: Mike Arrington addresses AOL ‘drama’ at start of TechCrunch expo
Farhad Manjoo / Slate Magazine: How TechCrunch changed startup culture.
Dan Lyons / Real Dan Lyons Web Site: New Arrington ultimatum: If you fire me one more time I swear to God I will walk out of here and never come back
Matthew Lynley / VentureBeat: TechCrunch editor Michael Arrington takes off
Jay Yarow / Business Insider: ARRINGTON OUT — AOL ANNOUNCES IT
Don Dodge / @dondodge: Mike @Arrington announced he was out of TC, then put focus back on startups http://t.co/0rl77OS http://t.co/lAMWkA1
John Gruber / Daring Fireball: AOL S**tcans Arrington
Ryan Tate / Gawker: TechCrunch's Founder Has Been Ejected
Jeremy C. Owens / Mercury News: Michael Arrington officially ousted from TechCrunch, AOL
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Arrington Officially Leaves AOL To Start Venture Fund
Ben Popper / @benpopper: watching @alexia learn live on TC Disrupt Stream that @erickschonfeld is new editor-in-chief at TechCrunch. This is so WWE!
Anthony De Rosa / @antderosa: How long before @paulcarr leaves @techcrunch and starts up TechCrunch 2.0?
Kara Swisher / AllThingsD:
It's Official: Arrington Out at AOL; Schonfeld New TechCrunch Editor (Plus Armstrong Internal Memo Too!) — AOL and TechCrunch founder and editor Michael Arrington have officially parted ways, almost exactly one year from the New York Internet portal's acquisition of the popular tech news site.
Discussion: Mixed Media, The Huffington Post, Betabeat, paidContent, Tech Cocktail, PE Hub Blog and WebProNews, more at Mediagazer »
Jeff Bercovici / Mixed Media: Au Revoir, Mike: Arrington and AOL Part Ways
The Huffington Post: The Wall Street Journal's Shoddy Journalism on TechCrunch: It's Not About the Personalities, It's About the Principle
Ben Popper / Betabeat: Mike Arrington Out, Erick Schonfeld In, But Its Business as Usual at TechCrunchFund
Staci D. Kramer / paidContent: Arrington's Long Goodbye Finally Over; Schonfeld New TechCrunch Editor
Frank Gruber / Tech Cocktail: I Call Bullsh!t On The AOL and TechCrunch Fiasco
Connie Loizos / PE Hub Blog: Sequoia's Doug Leone to Mike Arrington: Why You Want to Be a VC is Beyond Me
Chris Crum / WebProNews: Arrington No Longer Part of AOL [Now Official]
Matt Rosoff / Business Insider:
ARRINGTON: “It's No Longer A Good Situation For Me To Stay” — TechCrunch founder Mike Arrington just officially announced his resignation from the blog he founded. — He took the stage to kick off the TechCrunch Disrupt conference and said he wanted to clear the air about all the “drama” …
Discussion: SFGate, @arrington and @blam
Michael Arrington / @arrington: ok @ariannahuff. Let's go ahead and talk about how this really played out.
Silvio Gulizia / @silviogulizia:
@arrington on stage at #tcdisrupt? yeah! ( #tcdisrupt live at http://t.co/R3EkJBS)
@arrington on stage at #tcdisrupt? yeah! ( #tcdisrupt live at http://t.co/R3EkJBS)
Alexia Tsotsis / TechCrunch: Watch TC Disrupt SF 2011 Live
John Cook / GeekWire:
HTC boss on Windows Phone 7, patent wars and why iPhones aren't cool anymore — Martin Harriman of LightSquared; Martin Fichter of HTC and Brad Stone of Bloomberg at Mobile Future Forward — Martin Fichter, the acting president of HTC America, appeared today at the Mobile Future Forward conference in downtown Seattle.
Discussion: Business Insider, The Register and CNET News
Iain Thomson / The Register: HTC mulls mobile OS buy - but won't be rushed
Roger Cheng / CNET News: HTC interested in buying its own mobile OS
HTC mulling purchase of operating system: report — Taipei, Sept. 12 (CNA) Cher Wang, chairwoman of Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp., said the company is considering buying an operating system (OS), but is in no rush, according to a recent news report. — After the global PC heavyweight …
Discussion: eWeek, Computerworld, CNET News, Android and Me, The Next Web, Engadget, Gizmodo, DailyTech, AppleInsider, Mashable!, Wired In Blog| BNET, LAPTOP Magazine, TechCrunch, WPCentral.com, X-bit labs, Neowin.net, 9to5Google, Ars Technica, IntoMobile, WMPoweruser, PhoneArena, mocoNews, Business Insider, OStatic blogs, Pocket-lint, Inquirer, SlashGear, FierceMobileContent, Hardware 2.0 Blog, ZDNet, MobileSyrup.com, SoMobile, Electronista, The Tech Trade, FierceWireless, PalmAddicts, iClarified and MacDailyNews
Nicholas Kolakowski / eWeek: Android, Microsoft Could Spark Smartphone Fragmentation
Matt Hamblen / Computerworld: HTC weighs buying WebOS or other mobile OS
Roger Cheng / CNET News: Dear HTC: Don't get into the mobile OS business
Alberto Vildosola / Android and Me: HTC is thinking about buying a mobile OS; webOS might get a third chance
Kwame Opam / Gizmodo: HTC (Kinda, Maybe) Wants to Buy WebOS
Stan Schroeder / Mashable!: HTC Considers Purchasing a Mobile Operating System [REPORT]
Erik Sherman / Wired In Blog| BNET: HTC Wants an Operating System? Another Sign of the Unhappy Android Family
Sherri L. Smith / LAPTOP Magazine: Report: HTC Considering Buying Its Own OS
Chris Velazco / TechCrunch: HTC's Eyes Wander, Considers Buying Their Own OS
Seth Brodeur / WPCentral.com: HTC considering buying OS of its own
Anton Shilov / X-bit labs: HTC Mulling Purchase of Palm's WebOS - Chairwoman
John Callaham / Neowin.net: HTC interested in acquiring mobile OS
Christian Zibreg / 9to5Google: HTC considering OS purchase: “We have given it thought and discussed it internally”
Casey Johnston / Ars Technica: HTC may be looking to buy its own mobile operating system
Marc Flores / IntoMobile: HTC considers purchasing its own mobile OS
Steve Kovach / Business Insider: Is HTC Going To Ditch Android?
Paul Lamkin / Pocket-lint: HTC looking to ditch Android in favour of own OS?
Dean Wilson / Inquirer: HTC is considering buying an operating system
Jason Ankeny / FierceMobileContent: HTC confirms interest in acquiring its own mobile operating system
Adrian Kingsley-Hughes / Hardware 2.0 Blog: Does HTC need to buy an OS? Probably not
James Kendrick / ZDNet: HTC considering purchase of a mobile OS; webOS or MeeGo options
Eric Savitz / The Tech Trade: HTC Reportedly Mulls Buying OS
Phil Goldstein / FierceWireless: HTC expresses interest in buying own OS, but is in no rush
Sammual James McLoughlin / PalmAddicts: HTC may buy a mobile OS
MG Siegler / TechCrunch:
Gowalla Is Reborn As A Beautiful App For Travel And Storytelling — The location wars had a number of casualties. Some companies shut down, some sold off their remaining tech and talent. Others are still out there plugging away, but at this point, it seems clear that Foursquare won the all-important battle over the check-in.
Discussion: GigaOM, SiliconFilter, AllThingsD, Between the Lines Blog, VentureBeat, CNET News and FT Tech Hub
Frederic Lardinois / SiliconFilter: As Check-Ins Fizzle Out, Gowalla Pivots
Rachel King / Between the Lines Blog: Gowalla steers towards original content on location-based apps
Matthew Lynley / VentureBeat: Gowalla's next location check-in app features city guides
Rafe Needleman / CNET News: Gowalla relaunching with travel guide focus
Chris Nuttall / FT Tech Hub: Gowalla checks out of check-in model
Jenna Wortham / New York Times:
YouTube Founders Aim to Revamp Delicious — SAN MATEO, Calif. — Chad Hurley and Steve Chen have some experience with turning a small Web site into Internet gold. In 2006 they sold their scrappy start-up YouTube to Google for $1.65 billion. — More recently they picked an unlikely candidate …
Discussion: SiliconANGLE, PC Magazine, VentureBeat, AllThingsD, Pulse2, ReadWriteWeb, We Are Social, Techie Buzz, Betabeat, Softpedia News, WebProNews, Neowin.net, Stowe Boyd and All New Musings
Chloe Albanesius / PC Magazine: YouTube Founders: Revamped Delicious Coming Later This Year
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: YouTube Founders Chad Hurley and Steve Chen Preparing To Roll Out New Delicious UI Later This Year
Marshall Kirkpatrick / ReadWriteWeb: How Delicious Can be Saved
Adam Bernstein / We Are Social: We Are Social's Monday Mashup #86
Chris Crum / WebProNews: Delicious Refresh Coming This Year
John Callaham / Neowin.net: YouTube co-founders to revive Delicious later this year
IDC: More Mobile Internet Users Than Wireline Users in the U.S. by 2015 — By 2015, more U.S. Internet users will access the Internet through mobile devices than through PCs or other wireline devices. As smartphones begin to outsell simpler feature phones, and as media tablet sales explode …
Discussion: GeekWire, GigaOM, PC Magazine, ReadWriteWeb, SlashGear, Internet2Go, Between the Lines Blog, VentureBeat, Search Engine Land, Electronista, Mass High Tech and Telecompetitor
Mark Hachman / PC Magazine: IDC: Mobile Internet Use to Pass PCs by 2015
John Paul Titlow / ReadWriteWeb: Tablets and Smartphones Will Truly Start Killing the PC in 2015, Says Report
Greg Sterling / Internet2Go: More Mobile than PC Web Users in 3 Years: Forecast
Greg Sterling / Search Engine Land: Forecast: More US Mobile Web Users Than PC By 2015
James M. Connolly / Mass High Tech: Internet access majority shifting from PCs to mobile phones
Darren Murph / Engadget:
Fusion Garage hacks $200 off of Grid 10 tablet, aims to play the undercutting game — Looks like we're all indebted to HP in one way or another. Since the TouchPad fire sale began, we've seen a noticeable southward shift in tablet pricing — it's as if iPad rivals finally figured …
Discussion: Computerworld, AllThingsD, This is my next, Inquirer, Daring Fireball, Electronista, SlashGear, GottaBeMobile, Ubergizmo, Liliputing and TechSpot
John Paczkowski / AllThingsD: Fusion Garage Gives Grid 10 Tablet a $200 Price Cut
Nilay Patel / This is my next: Fusion Garage Grid10 price dropped to $299, launch pushed to October 1st
Kate O'Flaherty / Inquirer: Fusion Garage Grid 10 tablet will cost £259
Shane McGlaun / SlashGear: Fusion Garage Grid 10 tablets get $200 price cut
Edwin Kee / Ubergizmo: Fusion Garage Grid10 gets $200 price cut
Shawn Knight / TechSpot: Fusion Garage slashes $200 off Grid 10 tablet
Groupon's Hidden Influence on Reputation — A Groupon deal might boost sales but, it can also lower a merchant's reputation as measured by Yelp ratings, say computer scientists who have analyzed the link between daily deals and online reviews. — One of the biggest internet phenomena …
Discussion: Screenwerk, MarketingVox News & Trends, Business Insider and All New Musings
Greg Sterling / Screenwerk: Do Deals Damage SMB Reputations?
Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry / Business Insider: How Does Groupon Affect A Local Merchant's Yelp Ratings?
Ewan Spence / All New Musings: The GroupOn modifer is simple, more customers in exchange for a lower Yelp score
Alexia Tsotsis / TechCrunch:
Report: Groupon Grew Its Revenues 13% In August, Gained 2% Marketshare
Report: Groupon Grew Its Revenues 13% In August, Gained 2% Marketshare
Discussion: Digits, Yipit Blog, Screenwerk, CNET News, Digital Trends, CNET News, Soshable, WebProNews and GigaOM
Shayndi Raice / Digits: Groupon Grabs Market Share From LivingSocial
Greg Sterling / Screenwerk: Groupon Grows, Consolidation Begining?
Rafe Needleman / CNET News: Groupon clone overload? CityPockets tracks your deals
Laura Locke / CNET News: What's the deal with daily deals?
Rocco Penn / Soshable: Daily Deals on... Porn?
Ryan Kim / GigaOM: CityPockets capitalizes on daily deal frenzy
Alana / Nielsen Wire:
Social Media Report: Spending Time, Money and Going Mobile — Social media not only connects consumers with each other, but also with just about every place they go and everything they watch and buy. Nielsen's new Social Media Report looks at trends and consumption patterns across social media platforms …
Heather Clancy / ZDNet: Small-business social media adoption lags, and that's a shame
David Cohen / All Facebook: Facebook Shines In Nielsen Social Media Report
Michael / Mobile Marketing Watch: Nielsen Study Shows Facebook The Official Cross-Platform Mobile App Leader
Stuart Elliott / Media Decoder: Report Details Rise of Social Media
Cory Bergman / Lost Remote: Is it time to take Tumblr seriously?
Jason Ankeny / FierceMobileContent: Nielsen: Facebook now the most popular mobile app across all platforms
Eric Slivka / MacRumors:
NBC, TNT and TBS Bring Full-Length TV Episodes to iOS Devices — Late last week, NBC announced that it had enhanced its iPad application to offer viewers access to full-length episodes, providing a significantly improved set of offerings for users. … NBC is not the only network to roll …
Discussion: CNET News, Gizmodo and GottaBeMobile
Tim Conneally / BetaNews:
Last but not least, Dolphin Browser comes to iPad — In late August, software developers MoboTap released Dolphin, the popular browser formerly exclusive to the Android platform, on iOS. Today, the tablet-specific version called Dolphin Browser HD is available for free in the iTunes App store.
Discussion: CNN, GigaOM, VentureBeat, Business Insider, T3 magazine Online, MobileBurn.com, Redmond Pie, Mashable! and Lifehacker
Darrell Etherington / GigaOM: Dolphin browser shines in iPad debut; still can't replace Safari
Sean Ludwig / VentureBeat: Dolphin Browser moves into tablets with iPad app
Dan Seifert / MobileBurn.com: DOLPHIN BROWSER HD NOW AVAILABLE FOR THE IPAD TOO
Thorin Klosowski / Lifehacker: Dolphin Browser HD Brings Its Gesture-Based Browser to iPad
Dell Loses Orders as Facebook Do-It-Yourself Servers Gain: Tech — Sept. 12 (Bloomberg) — When Facebook Inc. set out to build two new data centers, engineers couldn't find the server computers they wanted from Dell Inc. or Hewlett-Packard Co. They decided to build their own.
Discussion: Between the Lines Blog and Friending Facebook Blog
Larry Dignan / Between the Lines Blog: Facebook DIY servers really poaching from Dell, HP, IBM? It's too early to tell
Emil Protalinski / Friending Facebook Blog: Facebook chooses DIY servers over Dell, HP options
Somini Sengupta / New York Times:
Hacker Rattles Internet Security Circles — He claims to be 21 years old, a student of software engineering in Tehran who reveres Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and despises dissidents in his country. — He sneaked into the computer systems of a security firm on the outskirts of Amsterdam.
Discussion: Computerworld, Gizmodo and The Mac Security Blog
Sam Biddle / Gizmodo: 21-Year-Old Iranian Hacker Is the LulzSec Antichrist
A Horribly Unimpressive List of Products Yahoo Launched under Carol Bartz — [ Carol Bartz just after she became Yahoo CEO. Photo by Yahoo social media team via creative commons license. ] — Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz got the boot this week, but we wanted to review the products that launched during …
Discussion: @jason, Thanks:harryallen
Jason Calacanis / @jason: This really is a totally unimpressive list Bartz was a disaster on a product basis http://t.co/FEvfth8
Leena Rao / TechCrunch:
Sequoia Leads $20 Million Round In MongoDB Big Data Database Provider 10gen — 10gen, a company which offers enterprises a big data database built off of MongoDB, has raised $20 million in financing, led by Sequoia Capital and with participation from 10gen's other existing investors Flybridge Capital and Union Square Ventures.
Discussion: The Register, VatorNews, GigaOM and Betabeat
Cade Metz / The Register: MongoDB 2.0 debuts with shrunken indexes
Ronny Kerr / VatorNews: 10gen gets $20 million Series D led by Sequoia
Derrick Harris / GigaOM: 10gen raises $20M for MongoDB in maturing NoSQL space
Alexia Tsotsis / TechCrunch:
Flipboard Hits 3.5 Million Downloads, 550 Million Flips Per Month — Flipboard CEO Mike McCue took the stage today with TechCrunch Editor-in-Chief Erick Schonfeld, talking about the future of tablet publishing. — He revealed that the app has hit 3.5 million downloads in a year and two months …
Griffin McElroy / Joystiq:
Gamestop launching branded Android gaming tablet next year — Gamestop has come up with a thoroughly thought-provoking method to stop losing business to the ever-expanding mobile market: By jumping into that market with arms outstretched. The company hinted at the possibility of developing …
Discussion: GamesIndustry.biz, Shiny Objects, TechCrunch, mocoNews, 9to5Google, IndustryGamers, Gizmodo, Cult of Mac, CNET News, Geek.com, The Toybox Blog, Business Insider, This is my next, techblog.dallasnews.com, Droid Life, Android Phone Fans, Appolicious Advisor, TechSpot, Android and Me, GamePro.com, Edible Apple, IntoMobile, Electronista, AndroidGuys, SlashGear, Fast Company, Liliputing and Engadget
Brian Caulfield / Shiny Objects: Yes, Even GameStop Is Launching An Android Tablet
Jordan Crook / TechCrunch: GameStop Has An Android Tablet On The Way
Jordan Kahn / 9to5Google: Gamestop to launch Android-powered gaming tablet
M.H. Williams / IndustryGamers: GameStop Will Use Android OS For Branded Tablet
Casey Chan / Gizmodo: Even GameStop Is Making an Android Tablet
John Brownlee / Cult of Mac: GameStop Confirms iOS Device Trade-Ins, Hints At Refurbishing Used Android Tablets Into Their Own Gaming Pad
Don Reisinger / CNET News: GameStop prepping its own Android tablet
Lee Mathews / Geek.com: Gamestop launching Android gaming tablet in 2012
Steve Kovach / Business Insider: Now Gamestop Is Making An Android Tablet For Gamers
Ross Miller / This is my next: GameStop-branded Android tablet in testing
Victor Godinez / techblog.dallasnews.com: GameStop says it has begun testing video game streaming service on Android tablet for users in Dallas area.
Quentyn Kennemer / Android Phone Fans: GameStop Cooking Up an Android Tablet
Shawn Knight / TechSpot: GameStop to launch Android gaming tablet in 2012
Dustin Earley / Android and Me: GameStop certified Android gaming tablet coming soon
Charles West / IntoMobile: GameStop planning to launch its own Android gaming tablet
Scott Webster / AndroidGuys: GameStop Currently Testing Android-Based Tablet
Chris Davies / SlashGear: GameStop testing gaming tablet ahead of 2012 launch
Kit Eaton / Fast Company: Gamestop's Android Tablet, Report: Apple After Dropbox, Pixel Qi Backed By 3M, IBM's Watson Becomes …
Brad Linder / Liliputing: GameStop to offer Android tablet for gamers
Joseph Volpe / Engadget: GameStop to bring Android-based gaming tablet to market
Christopher Beam / New York Magazine:
Bubble Boys — Out in Silicon Valley, the last bastion of full employment, the Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerbergs of the future are staying up all night writing code in dorms. — Feross Aboukhadijeh likes to tell the story of how he got famous. It happened last fall, as he was beginning his junior year at Stanford.
Casey Chan / Gizmodo: Mark Zuckerberg Sucks at Coding Now
Levi Sumagaysay / GMSV: Quoted: on an Instant life-changer
Edward Moyer / CNET News:
IBM's Watson to offer medical advice to doctors — IBM has inked a deal with health insurer WellPoint that will let WellPoint use the technology behind “Jeopardy"-playing computer Watson to suggest patient diagnoses and treatments. — The arrangement, which marks the first time the Watson technology …
Discussion: Computerworld, Digits, Wall Street Journal, Reuters, Gizmodo and Gawker
Lucas Mearian / Computerworld: IBM's Watson supercomputer to diagnose patients
Spencer Ante / Digits: As Watson Shows IBM's Agility, H-P starts to Follow
Anna Wilde Mathews / Wall Street Journal: WellPoint Hires Watson, IBM's Computer Project
Sakthi Prasad / Reuters: WellPoint, IBM tie up for medical-data technology
Adrian Covert / Gizmodo: IBM's Watson Gets Its First Real Job
Dave Reisner / ls /etc/ | more:
Google Bought Me! The First Two Days — For the past several months, I've been playing Operations Developer for Zagat Survey, taking care of the production website infrastructure, expanding our internal development environments, acting as liason to our hosting provider …
Barry Silverstein / ReveNews: Buying Zagat: Smart Move for Google
Adrianne Jeffries / Betabeat: Zagat Engineer: ‘My Nerdy Dream Come True’
Tomio Geron / Forbes.com:
Posterous Is Now ‘Spaces,’ A Photo-Focused App For Private Sharing — Subscribe to Forbes Get a Free Trial Issue … Posterous Spaces is designed to help people easily privately share photos and videos with friends or family. It's available for use as an iPhone app, on the Posterous website, or via email.
Discussion: VentureBeat, Mashable!, SFGate, The Official Posterous Space, ReadWriteWeb, SiliconFilter, AllThingsD, The Next Web and CNET News
Jennifer Van Grove / Mashable!: Posterous Swaps Blog Platform for Social Network
Casey Newton / SFGate: Posterous pivots to Spaces
Rich Pearson / The Official Posterous Space: Woo-hoo! Introducing Posterous Spaces
Liz Gannes / AllThingsD: Posterous Revamps Around Sharing “Spaces”
Zee / The Next Web: Posterous gets a massive revamp. New Web app, new iPhone app and introduces ‘Spaces’.
Rafe Needleman / CNET News: Posterous blogging platform gets more social
John Paczkowski / AllThingsD:
Consumers Still Love Last Year's iPhone — With the iPhone 5′s October launch fast approaching, you'd expect demand for the iPhone 4 to be waning. Why invest in a smartphone that's over a year old now when you can wait a few weeks and buy its brand-new successor? Or so the logic goes.
Discussion: iDownloadBlog.com, Neowin.net and Cult of Mac
John Callaham / Neowin.net: iPhone 4 sales still solid ahead of iPhone 5
Darren Murph / Engadget:
Pandora's song-finding flair comes to Spotify, IHeartRadio via separate initiatives — Ruh roh. That's the sound eliminating from Pandora's stock price, which has taken a serious beating in the wake of two separate announcements in the past week. First off, Clear Channel and Echo Nest …
George Wong / Ubergizmo: New iHeartRadio app now on iPhone
Jordan Kahn / 9to5Mac:
Analyst: With new MacBook Airs, Apple could sell close to 5 million Macs for the Quarter — According to a report from Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster, Apple could sell 4.6+ million Macs in the September quarter, topping the company's previous record of 4.1 million during the holiday quarter ending in December 2010.
Discussion: Tech Trader Daily, AppleInsider, GigaOM, Business Insider, Cult of Mac, Electronista and SlashGear
Darrell Etherington / GigaOM: Macs sales up, iPods down according to NPD Group
Alex Heath / Cult of Mac: MacBook Air and Mac Mini Driving Strong Mac Sales in Recent Quarter [Report]