Thomas Houston / The Verge:
Microsoft Socl: inside the company's secret social network (exclusive) — Earlier this summer, a teaser page appeared at Socl.com revealing Tulalip, an oddly named service from Microsoft promising a new way to “Find what you need and Share what you know.” Facebook and Twitter sign-ins were offered …
Discussion: InfoWorld, Business Insider, TechCrunch, Inquirer, Techland, Search Engine Land, Techie Buzz, CNET News, TechCrunch, ITProPortal, Pulse2, Microsoft News and VentureBeat
Robert X. Cringely / InfoWorld: Microsoft's ‘secret’ social network not so secret any more
Josh Constine / TechCrunch: 1 in 6 Job Seekers Found Their Latest Job On A Social Network
Matt McGee / Search Engine Land: Microsoft's Socl.com Is Alive & Well & Turning Search Results Into Social Content
Steven Musil / CNET News: A look at Socl—Microsoft's secret ‘social search’ project
Devin Coldewey / TechCrunch: Microsoft Research's Socl Social Network Gets A Little More Real
Ravi Mandalia / ITProPortal: Microsoft's Secret Social Network ‘Socl’ Revealed
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Microsoft Testing Out A Social Network Called Socl
Tom Cheredar / VentureBeat: Is Socl.com Microsoft's answer to Google+?
Darren Murph / Engadget:
Boxee Box Live TV dongle shipping for $49 in January 2012, pre-orders open today — No point in hiding in plain view, eh? Boxee has just affirmed that the leaked Live TV dongle is legit, and it'll be splashing down on North American shores in January. The Boxee Box Live TV dongle …
Discussion: GigaOM, Gizmodo, The Verge, Betabeat, AllThingsD, paidContent, TechCrunch, Boxee Blog, Business Insider, SlashGear, Mashable! and Electronista
Janko Roettgers / GigaOM: Confirmed: The Boxee Box is getting a live TV dongle
Nitasha Tiku / Betabeat: Q&A with Avner Ronen About Boxee's New Live TV Feature and Why, For the First Time, It's a Real ‘Alternative to Cable’
Peter Kafka / AllThingsD: Boxee Sells Live TV (That You Already Get for Free) With a Big Dose of Cord-Cutting Rhetoric
Jason Kincaid / TechCrunch: Boxee Box Gets Ready To Do It Live: USB TV Tuner/Antenna Coming In January
Avner Ronen / Boxee Blog: Boxee Live TV is coming. Time to cut the cord.
Steve Kovach / Business Insider: OFFICIAL: Live Network TV Is Coming To Boxee
Chris Davies / SlashGear: Boxee Live TV coming January with $49 tuner
Todd Wasserman / Mashable!: Boxee: Cut Your Cable, With Our HD Antenna
Brad Molen / Engadget:
HTC Zeta rendered, rumored to pack 2.5GHz quad-core CPU and Ice Cream Sandwich — Ready for today's grain of salt? We just got handed imagery and specs of a possible HTC device in the works codenamed the Zeta. It's a quad-core handset, much like the Edge that was leaked last week …
Discussion: CNET News, BGR, Inquirer, Gizmodo, MobileBurn.com, thinq_, Electronista, Techie Buzz, IntoMobile, Tech Shout!, Fonehome, Newlaunches.com, SoMobile, Phones Review, AndroidGuys, Gizmodo UK, SlashGear, PhoneDog.com, 9to5Google, Fudzilla, MobileWhack.com, Neowin.net, T3 News, Know Your Cell, GottaBeMobile, MobileSyrup.com, Android and Me, Android Community and Android Phone Fans
Don Reisinger / CNET News: HTC prepping 2.5GHz quad-core smartphone?
Zach Epstein / BGR: HTC Zeta image, specs leak: 2.5GHz quad-core CPU, Android 4.0
Chris Martin / Inquirer: HTC Zeta quad-core smartphone gets leaked
Sam Gibbs / Gizmodo: When Dual-Core Just Isn't Enough: Rumored HTC Zeta to Get Blazing Quad-Core 2.5GHz Chip
James Nixon / thinq_: HTC Zeta quad-core smartphone details leaked online
Stefan Constantinescu / IntoMobile: HTC Zeta: Futuristic quad core smartphone that's faster than your personal computer?
Gavril / Newlaunches.com: HTC Zeta pictures leaked; to boast 4.5-inch display and Ice Cream Sandwich
Carly Page / SoMobile: HTC Zeta leaks: 2.5GHz quad-core CPU, Android 4.0
Mark / Phones Review: News on HTC Zeta
Vincent Messina / AndroidGuys: Lucky number “Zeta” - HTC's rumored 2.5GHz quad-core, Ice Cream Sandwich behemoth
Sam Gibbs / Gizmodo UK: When Dual-Core Just Isn't Enough: Rumoured HTC Zeta to Get Blazing Quad-Core 2.5GHz Chip
Paul Fang / SlashGear: HTC Zeta packing 2.5Ghz quad-core CPU detailed
Alex Wagner / PhoneDog.com: HTC Zeta breaks cover, quad-core 2.5GHz processor and ICS rumored to be included
Graham Smith / 9to5Google: HTC Zeta details leak, featuring 720p HD display and 2.5GHz quad-core processor
Slobodan Simic / Fudzilla: HTC Zeta smartphone pixellized
Thomas Tamblyn / T3 News: HTC Zeta picture and specs leaked?
Ian Hardy / MobileSyrup.com: Rumoured “HTC Zeta” is a powerhouse Android 4.0 with a 2.5GHz quad-core processor
Edgar Cervantes / Android and Me: HTC Zeta leaks out, could deliver 2.5 GHz quad-core processor and Android 4.0
Michael Crider / Android Community: HTC Zeta superphone leaked with insane 2.5GHz processor
Google Music Store Chases Apple's ITunes — Google Inc. (GOOG) is entering the online music market almost a decade too late to pose a threat to Apple Inc. (AAPL), the largest seller of songs on the Web. — The service, scheduled to be unveiled at a Google event in Los Angeles today …
Discussion: eWeek, Mobile Marketing Watch, ITworld.com, GMSV, Washington Post, parislemon, Ubergizmo, 9to5Google and Wall Street Journal
Clint Boulton / eWeek: Google Music Store Coming With Sony, Universal, EMI
Chris Nerney / ITworld.com: Is Google's music store doomed to failure?
Mike Murphy / GMSV: Google Music, Apple wireless, Sony streaming
Hayley Tsukayama / Washington Post: The Circuit: Web firms fight Commerce on SOPA, Pentagon talks cyber offense, Apple appoints new chairman
MG Siegler / parislemon: Google’s Musical Chairs
George Wong / Ubergizmo: More Google Music information leaks prior to launch
Jake Smith / 9to5Google: More details leak about Google Music before its official announcement tomorrow
Surur / WMPoweruser:
Nokia hints at higher-end Lumia handset, confirms Windows 8 tablets by June 2012 — The head of Nokia France it seems has loose lips. — Talking to French LesEchos newspaper he spoke of Nokia's plan to boost their market share of the French market from their current 16% back to 22% (close to the 25% they had 2 years ago).
Discussion: BGR, PC World, CNET News, mocoNews, Reuters, Inquirer, Engadget, IntoMobile, Gizmodo, TechCrunch, The Verge, WinRumors, Business Insider, Mashable!, CNET News, PhoneArena, My Nokia Blog, Pulse2, Between the Lines Blog, Techie Buzz, SoMobile, Electronista, T3 News, Good E-Reader, LiveSide.net, Engadget, Ubergizmo, Pocket-lint and GottaBeMobile
Daniel Ionescu / PC World: Nokia Plans Windows 8 Tablet by June 2012
Roger Cheng / CNET News: Did Nokia out a higher-end Lumia?
Ingrid Lunden / mocoNews: Nokia Drops More Hints Of An Upcoming Windows 8 Tablet
Chris Martin / Inquirer: Nokia is making better Lumia handsets and a Windows 8 tablet
Stefan Constantinescu / IntoMobile: Paul Amsellem, Head of Nokia France: Higher end Lumia and Windows 8 tablet coming in 2012
Gary Cutlack / Gizmodo: Nokia Has a Windows 8 Tablet in the Works for 2012
Matt Burns / TechCrunch: Nokia Manager Talks About Upcoming Windows 8 Tab, Slated For June 2012 Release
Stan Schroeder / Mashable!: Nokia Planning a Windows 8 Tablet and a High-End Lumia
Stephen Shankland / CNET News: Nokia exec: Windows 8 tablet due in June
Phone Arena: Head of Nokia France hints that a higher-end Lumia and Windows 8 tablet is in the works
Pathik Shah / Techie Buzz: Nokia Working on Windows 8 Tablets
Carly Page / SoMobile: Nokia Lumia 800 goes on sale in Blighty
Sovan Mandal / Good E-Reader: Nokia to launch Windows 8 based tablet next Summer
Damaster / LiveSide.net: Windows 8 tablets coming to Nokia by June 2012, and more higher-end handsets in the making
Ben Crompton / Pocket-lint: Nokia Lumia 800 high-end big brother coming soon
Chuong Nguyen / GottaBeMobile: Nokia's Flagship Windows Phone Has Yet to Arrive
Robert Scoble / Google+:
Why I'm treating startups more critically lately — I've noticed that lately I'm treating startups much more critically. Today I chewed into an entrepreneur who was pitching me a new thing that was sort of like Oink, or maybe it was Foursquare, or maybe it was Foodspotting.
Steven M. Davidoff / DealBook:
The Wisest Entrepreneurs Know How to Preserve Equity — So you want to be an Internet billionaire. It's not just about having a great idea and building a world-class business at light speed. — A review of recent initial public offering filings for Internet start-ups shows that the founders …
Discussion: Sramana Mitra
Nancy Gohring / Macworld:
Venture capitalist: Jobs wanted own network with unlicensed spectrum — Steve Jobs initially hoped to create his own network with the unlicensed spectrum that Wi-Fi uses rather than work with the mobile operators, said wireless industry legend John Stanton.
Discussion: PC Magazine, Mobile Marketing Watch, The Register, Gadget Lab, DSLreports, SlashGear, Hillicon Valley, The Verge, IntoMobile, Examiner, Digital Trends, Ubergizmo, Phones Review, TechEye, GottaBeMobile, PhoneArena, Business Insider, Gizmodo, The Loop, BGR, Redmond Pie, Business Insider and Communications …
Chloe Albanesius / PC Magazine: Report: Steve Jobs Considered Building Apple Mobile Network
Christina Bonnington / Gadget Lab: Steve Jobs Wanted iPhone on Its Own Network, Carrier-Free
Chris Davies / SlashGear: Jobs schemed Apple WiFi carrier plot for original iPhone
Jason Iu / The Verge: Steve Jobs once contemplated having his own wireless network built on Wi-Fi spectrum
Stefan Constantinescu / IntoMobile: Steve Jobs “wanted to replace carriers” according to the father of T-Mobile
Michael Santo / Examiner: Steve Jobs wanted to cut carriers out of the iPhone equation. Why the surprise?
Edwin Kee / Ubergizmo: Steve Jobs considered building phone network
James / Phones Review: News on Apple iPhone
Nick Farrell / TechEye: Steve Jobs wanted his own telco network
Dylan Love / Business Insider: Steve Jobs Had A Plan To Make iPhones Work Without Conventional Service Providers
Andrew Tarantola / Gizmodo: Steve Jobs Considered Using Wi-Fi to Crush Carriers
Jim Dalrymple / The Loop: Steve Jobs wanted to replace carriers with an Apple network
Ben Reid / Redmond Pie: Steve Jobs Envisaged Apple As A Wireless Carrier Before The Original iPhone Release
Amazon Kindle Fire Teardown — Amazon proposes to offer users a full media experience with their $199 tablet. It didn't take long until we decided to see what they crammed inside this value package. Did this teardown kindle a fiery passion for gadget disassembly in you?
Discussion: iFixit Blog, Computerworld, PhoneArena, The Verge, Digits, 9to5Mac, Reuters, Engadget, AppleInsider, Techland, Ubergizmo, ITProPortal, Softpedia News, Pulse2, Electronista, Gadget Lab and GottaBeMobile
Miro / iFixit Blog: Kindle Fire Teardown
Don Clark / Digits: TI Gets Chip Win Inside Kindle Fire
Christian Zibreg / 9to5Mac: Amazon's Kindle Fire vs. Apple's iPad 2
Amar Toor / Engadget: Kindle Fire gets rooted with ‘one click,’ paves the way for Amazonian adventures
Matt Peckham / Techland: What's Inside Amazon's Kindle Fire: A PlayBook
Edwin Kee / Ubergizmo: Amazon Kindle Fire is easy to fix
Desire Athow / ITProPortal: Amazon Kindle Fire Tablet Cracked Open
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Amazon Kindle Fire Is Loaded With TI Chips
Christina Bonnington / Gadget Lab: Kindle Fire Teardown Shows It's Easy to Repair
Adam Mills / GottaBeMobile: iFixIt Tears Down Amazon's Kindle Fire
Scientists boost battery strength with small holes — Batteries built from the novel material mix could be fully charged from flat in 15 minutes — Batteries for phones and laptops could soon recharge ten times faster and hold a charge ten times larger than current technology allows.
Discussion: VoIP & Gadgets Blog, Ubergizmo and PC Gamer
Michael A. Prospero / LAPTOP Magazine:
Serious MacBook Envy: HP Launches Redesigned Envy 15 and 17 — There's no denying that the redesigned Envy 15 and 17 look a lot like the MacBook Pro. And we're not complaining. For the first time in three years, HP has done a major overhaul of its premium notebook line.
Discussion: The Toybox Blog, Gizmodo, CNET News, VentureBeat, Engadget, Engadget and The Verge
Sam Biddle / Gizmodo: HP's Envy Notebooks Finally Look Great
Dan Ackerman / CNET News: HP's Envy line gets a red racing stripe makeover
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat: HP unveils new quad-core high-end Envy laptops
Dana Wollman / Engadget: HP refreshes the Pavilion dm4 with a subwoofer, unveils requisite Beats Edition
Sam Schechner / Wall Street Journal:
Sony Considers Internet Rival to Cable TV — Sony Corp. is considering launching an Internet-based alternative to cable-TV service, say people familiar with the situation, the latest threat to cable and satellite operators that now dominate pay television. — The Japanese electronics …
Discussion: MacRumors, DSLreports, 9to5Mac, PC Magazine, SlashGear, TG Daily, CNET News, Geek.com, ITProPortal, Neowin.net, Ubergizmo, FierceIPTV, GigaOM, The Verge, Gizmodo, Engadget and Business Insider, more at Mediagazer »
Christian Zibreg / 9to5Mac: Sony in talks to stream television channels onto the web
Adario Strange / PC Magazine: Report: Sony Considering Web-Based Alternative to Cable TV
Chris Davies / SlashGear: Sony web TV plans could undercut cable
Mike Luttrell / TG Daily: Sony reportedly wants to be a virtual cable provider
Steven Musil / CNET News: Sony to offer TV channels across Internet?
Will Shanklin / Geek.com: Is Sony planning a Netflix or Google TV rival?
Ravi Mandalia / ITProPortal: Sony Mulls Web TV to Rival Cable TV
John Callaham / Neowin.net: Rumor: Sony to launch Internet-based cable TV service?
George Wong / Ubergizmo: Sony to launch its own cable-TV alternative?
Ryan Lawler / GigaOM: Sony proposes over-the-top TV service
Sean Hollister / The Verge: WSJ: Sony considering internet-based cable TV alternative
Roberto Baldwin / Gizmodo: WSJ: Sony Gunning for Cable-TV with IPTV
Richard Lawler / Engadget: Sony may be preparing an internet-based cable TV alternative
Matt Rosoff / Business Insider: Now Sony Wants To Kill Your Cable TV Box
HP gets into ultrabooks with nine-hour Folio 13 — HP Folio 13 claims ultrabook battery record — HP formally launched itself into the ultrabook space early Wednesday with the Folio 13. The 13.3-inch system is “less than” 0.7 inches thick and, while heavier than the MacBook Air at 3.3 pounds …
Discussion: Engadget, HP, InfoWorld, Pulse2, The Toybox Blog, Technologizer, DigiTimes, Electricpig.co.uk, VentureBeat, The Tech Report, Inquirer, The Verge and LAPTOP Magazine
Dana Wollman / Engadget: HP Folio 13 Ultrabook official: starts at $900 with a 128GB SSD and backlit keyboard (hands-on)
Roger A. Grimes / InfoWorld: HP unveils its first business ‘ultrabook’ laptop
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: HP Folio 13 To Break Ultrabook Battery Record
Harry McCracken / Technologizer: HP's Ultrabook Isn't a MacBook Air Clone
Joe Minihane / Electricpig.co.uk: HP Folio 13: can it save ultrabooks?
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat: HP chases MacBook Air with Folio13 Ultrabook
Cyril Kowaliski / The Tech Report: $900 HP ultrabook coming next month
Chris Martin / Inquirer: HP announces its Folio 13 Ultrabook offering
Joanna Stern / The Verge: HP Folio 13 ultrabook: 3.3 pounds, 128GB SSD, and a backlit keyboard for $900 (hands-on)
Michael A. Prospero / LAPTOP Magazine: HP Folio Hands-on: $899 Business Ultrabook Promises 9 Hours of Juice
Bill Gurley / abovethecrowd.com:
You Don't Have To Tweet To Twitter — Frequent comparisons to Facebook leave many confused about the true value of Twitter. “In a brand new direction A change of perception On a brand new trajection” [Disclosure: Benchmark Capital is a major investor in Twitter, and my partner Peter Fenton sits on the Twitter BOD.]
Robin Wauters / TechCrunch: Twitter, There's Nothing Wrong With Being A Social Network
Alison Flood / Guardian:
Amazon's Kindle lending library is contract breach, say US authors — Authors Guild says online retailer is using ‘brute economic power’ to push books into scheme without proper permissions — American authors are up in arms about Amazon's new Kindle lending library, accusing the online retailer of …
Discussion: VentureBeat, Inquirer, Between the Lines Blog, The Verge, Our Blog, thinq_ and Fast Company
Nathan Ingraham / The Verge: Amazon's Kindle Lending Library under fire from Authors Guild
Jon Martindale / thinq_: Kindle allegedly breaks lending contracts
Brier Dudley / The Seattle Times:
Wow: Intel unveils 1 teraflop chip with 50-plus cores — I thought the prospect of quad-core tablet computers was exciting. — Then I saw Intel's latest — a 1 teraflop chip, with more than 50 cores, that Intel unveiled today, running it on a test machine at the SC11 supercomputing conference in Seattle.
Discussion: Gizmodo, Inquirer, X-bit labs, The Register, eWeek, Tom's Hardware Guide and SlashGear
Lawrence Latif / Inquirer: Intel shows off Xeon E5 chips and a 1Tflops Knights Corner board
Timothy Prickett Morgan / The Register: Hot Intel teraflops MIC coprocessor action in a hotel
Jeffrey Burt / eWeek: Intel Shows Off 50-Core MIC Chip, Touts Xeon E5
Shane McGlaun / SlashGear: Intel outs new single chip capable of teraflop performance
Dylan Tweney / VentureBeat:
Zappos founder launches RNKD to connect brands and the people who love them (video) — Zappos founder Nick Swinmurn wants to see a picture of everything in your closet. — In return, he'll give you badges and even discounts on clothing brands that you love. — He's not a creep (as far as I know).
Discussion: AllThingsD, Business Insider, Mashable!, Social Markets and CNET News
Tricia Duryee / AllThingsD: Zappos Founder Focuses on Brand Loyalty for His Next Gig
Zachary Sniderman / Mashable!: RNKD: Zappos Founder Launches New Voyeuristic Ecommerce Site
Daniel Terdiman / CNET News: Zappos founder's next target: Clothes shoppers' loyalty
Leena Rao / TechCrunch:
DataSift Launches Powerful Twitter Data Analysis And Business Intelligence Platform — DataSift, a big data business intelligence and analysis platform for Twitter, is finally opening its doors today to the U.S. public. DataSift was born out of Tweetmeme and was announced at TechCrunch Disrupt San Francisco a year ago.
Discussion: VatorNews, Between the Lines Blog, GigaOM and The Next Web
Krystal Peak / VatorNews: DataSift debuts a way to find the tweets you need
Rachel King / Between the Lines Blog: DataSift brings social media tracking, filtering platform to U.S.
Ben Folk-Williams / Digg Blog:
Some Charts Are Wrong aka An Update on Digg Traffic — From time to time at Digg we see speculation on our traffic based on “estimated data,” and ominous prognostication of what it means. But the story is pretty different if you're looking at the actual data.
Discussion: SiliconFilter, WebProNews and Pulse2
Frederic Lardinois / SiliconFilter: Digg Reminds People It's Not Dead Yet and Still Gets 17 Million Uniques (Reddit: 28 Million)
Chris Crum / WebProNews: Digg Traffic Not As Bad As You May Have Thought
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Digg Received Roughly 17 Million Unique Visitors In October
Tricia Duryee / AllThingsD:
Visa Names Its New PayPal-Like Digital Wallet Service “V.me” — The brand that consumers will see when Visa's digital wallet launches early next year won't be the Visa logo. — The payments company will be using the name V.me to differentiate it from its more well-known services found …
Discussion: VentureBeat, CNET News, New Media Age, NFC World, Pulse2 and SlashGear
Marguerite Reardon / CNET News: Visa brands its digital wallet V.me
Ronan Shields / New Media Age: Visa unveils digital wallet and developer programme
Mike Clark / NFC World: Visa unveils V.me wallet brand
Amit Chowdhry / Pulse2: Visa Launching A Digital Wallet Service Called V.Me
Shane McGlaun / SlashGear: Visa debuts V.me digital wallet service
Sean Ludwig / VentureBeat:
Marketo lands $50M from Battery, IVP, InterWest to continue its marketing automation domination — Marketing automation firm Marketo has raised a new massive $50 million round that will help it continue assisting companies with aggressive lead and revenue generation, the company announced today.
Discussion: CNET News, AllThingsD, SmoothSpan Blog, TechCrunch, GigaOM and Marketo News
Don Reisinger / CNET News: Marketing automation company Marketo secures $50 million
Arik Hesseldahl / AllThingsD: Marketo, Rocket Fuel for Sales, Lands $50 Million From Battery Ventures
Bob Warfield / SmoothSpan Blog: When Capital Isn't Scarce — For a long time VC's and other investors bemoaned SaaS.
Leena Rao / TechCrunch: Eyeing An IPO In 2012, Sales And Marketing Software Developer Marketo Raises $50M
Derrick Harris / GigaOM: Marketo raises $50M for revenue management in the cloud
Ingrid Lunden / paidContent:
Miramax Is The Latest To Ink A Deal With Netflix For UK Launch — Netflix (NSDQ: NFLX) is picking up some more momentum for its UK and Ireland launch, scheduled for early next year. The streaming video company has now added film studio Miramax to its list of content partners …
Discussion: CNET News, The Next Web, AllThingsD and The Verge, more at Mediagazer »
Don Reisinger / CNET News: Miramax the latest studio to ink Netflix U.K. deal
Peter Kafka / AllThingsD: Miramax Signs On for Netflix U.K. Launch
Thomas Ricker / The Verge: Netflix signs Miramax to multi-year streaming agreement for the UK and Ireland starting in early 2012
Barb Darrow / GigaOM:
Servicemesh nets $15 million for enterprise software push — Servicemesh snagged $15 million in venture money from Ignition Partners to fuel its enterprise software push. Ignition partner Frank Artale will join Servicemesh's board. — The four-year-old company focuses …
Discussion: TechFlash, VentureBeat, TechCrunch, VatorNews and GeekWire
Aislyn Greene / TechFlash: Ignition pumps $15 million into ServiceMesh
Sean Ludwig / VentureBeat: ServiceMesh raises $15M from Ignition to give enterprises more control over the cloud
Leena Rao / TechCrunch: Enterprise Cloud Platform ServiceMesh Raises $15 Million From Ignition Partners
Faith Merino / VatorNews: Ignition Partners pours $15M into ServiceMesh
Josh Ong / AppleInsider:
Apple meeting with Chinese environmental groups to address supplier pollution concerns — Apple recently met with five Chinese environmental protection groups to address concerns over domestic supplier pollution after reports had criticized the company for using loopholes in the system.
Discussion: TechCrunch, 9to5Mac, GigaOM, Tech in Asia, Wall Street Journal, Business Insider, The Next Web and iPodNN
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch: Apple Addressing Pollution Concerns In China
Jordan Kahn / 9to5Mac: Apple addresses environmental concerns with audits of 15 suppliers, could impact future components and contracts
Darrell Etherington / GigaOM: Apple makes plans to address supplier environmental concerns
Owen Fletcher / Wall Street Journal: Apple Gets Some Praise in China on Environment
Aayush Arya / The Next Web: Apple Discusses Environmental Issues in China But Keeps Its Secrecy Hat on
Melanie Lee / Reuters:
Chatter in China: Multinationals turn to Weibo — (Reuters) - What do the International Monetary Fund, Louis Vuitton and Unilever have in common? — They are the among a clutch of Westerns institutions to join Weibo, China's most popular microblogging platform operated by Sina Corp …
Mark Milian / CNN:
Readability gives free online news inbox with upcoming Apple apps — (CNN) — Few people seem eager to return to the news articles they didn't have time to read during the day, and even fewer are willing to pay for that privilege. — So to attract new users, Readability began offering …
Discussion: 9to5Mac, Readability Blog and MacStories
Christian Zibreg / 9to5Mac: Instapaper, beware: Readability coming to iPhone and iPad, new price point (free)
Federico Viticci / MacStories: Readability Goes Free, Submits New iOS App To Apple
Terrence O'Brien / Engadget:
Cox to exit wireless business: sales end Nov. 16th, leaves the air March 30th, 2012 — Cox Wireless has always been something of an also-ran, trying to play catch up with the big boys that already had a well-established infrastructure. It snatched up some precious 700MHz spectrum from the FCC …
Discussion: paidContent, cox.mediaroom.com, The Verge, Electronista, PhoneArena, DSLreports and PhoneDog.com
Ingrid Lunden / paidContent: So Much For Quad-Play: Cox To Halt Cox Wireless Service
Chris Ziegler / The Verge: Cox ending wireless service March 30th, cites ‘inability to access iconic wireless devices’
DSLreports: Cox Scraps Wireless Plans Completely - No New Sales As of Tomorrow, Support Ends 3/30/12
Liz Gannes / AllThingsD:
Former Myspace CEO Mike Jones Brings the Science of Start-Ups to Los Angeles — Many Web entrepreneurs hoping for a big next act have started a labs company so they can incubate many ideas rather than pick just one — examples include Twitter founder Evan Williams' Obvious …
Discussion: CNET News, paidContent, TechCrunch, TrendSlate, Tech Cocktail and Mashable!
Regina Sinsky / CNET News: Former Myspace CEO launches a startup studio
David Kaplan / paidContent: Ex-Myspace CEO Mike Jones' New Company Is Part VC Firm, Part Digital Studio
Leena Rao / TechCrunch: Mike Jones Launches Technology Studio, Science, In LA With $10M From Eric Schmidt And Others
Eric Fader / TrendSlate: Mike Jones Launches Science