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★ How Apple Could Play the Bigger-Display iPhone Thing at WWDC, Which I Swear, I’m Still Not Convinced Is for Real But We’re Getting to the Point Where There’s an Awful Lot of Smoke for There Not to Be a Fire So Let’s Run With It

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For the sake of argument let’s take it as a given that the next iPhone will sport an 1136 × 640 display, with the same 326 pixels-per-inch resolution as the iPhone 4 and 4S, the same width, but an extra 176 pixels in height, changing the aspect ratio from 3:2 to 16:9....
★ How Apple Could Play the Bigger-Display iPhone Thing at WWDC, Which I Swear, I’m Still Not Convinced Is for Real But We’re Getting to the Point Where There’s an Awful Lot of Smoke for There Not to Be a Fire So Let’s Run With It

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6.5M hashed LinkedIn passwords reportedly leaked, following app concerns

Apple alleges $85 million error in court's damages order regarding two Samsung phones

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On March 1, Judge Lucy Koh vacated approximately $450 million of Apple's $1.05 billion damages award in its first Samsung lawsuit in the Northern District of California. This doesn't mean that the $450 million amount is gone forever: any vacated parts of the award would have to be redetermined by a...
Apple alleges $85 million error in court's damages order regarding two Samsung phones

Spark pre-orders delayed, but here's a video instead (video)

www.engadget.com
We had hoped that the Linux-based open-source Spark tablet would be up for pre-order already, but the logistics gods have decreed it not to be. Order registrations are now simply said to go online "ASAP". In the meantime, the developers hope to whet your appetite with this video of...
Spark pre-orders delayed, but here's a video instead (video)

Links Shared Through Twitter Are Broken, But The Rest Of Twitter Is Working Fine

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It appears that Twitter is experiencing some performance pains this morning, as links that appear within tweets seem to be automatically borked. Clicking on a link that appears within a tweet will bring you straight to an error page, telling you that “Something is technically wrong.” Duh. Since most of...
Links Shared Through Twitter Are Broken, But The Rest Of Twitter Is Working Fine

Driver who tweeted about knocking cyclist over is under investigation

www.guardian.co.uk
Trainee solicitor's Twitter boast and 95mph speedometer shot provoke online outrageA motorist is being investigated by police after she boasted on Twitter that she had knocked a cyclist off his bike.Emma Way tweeted on Sunday: "Definitely knocked a cyclist off his bike earlier - I have right of way he...
Driver who tweeted about knocking cyclist over is under investigation

The Declaration of Location

thenextweb.com
Editor’s note: With the launch of TNW Location today, and the beginning of SXSWi in Austin, which is widely being called “The Location Wars”, we thought that we’d make a kind of revolutionary declaration of our own to kick all of this off.When in the Course of human events (SXSWi)...
The Declaration of Location
WunWun's on-demand helpers can now tackle deliveries for local businesses
Nokia says 'Angry Birds' will be optimized for Windows Phone Tango's 256MB of RAM

Self-proclaimed Anonymous spokesperson under arrest after anti-FBI video

arstechnica.com
The noose tightened around prominent Anonymous-related leaders yet again, with the arrest late Wednesday of Barrett Brown, of Dallas County, Texas. This marks the second time Brown has been raided by federal authorities. Brown previously described himself as an Anonymous spokesperson, but announced his departure from the group last year. He is...
Self-proclaimed Anonymous spokesperson under arrest after anti-FBI video
Apple now allowing Personal Pickup for iPad Mini, schedule between 10PM - 4AM

Apple reportedly lands radio service deal with Sony ahead of WWDC

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Apple was supposedly waiting for a deal with Sony before it could launch its rumored internet radio service. Well, that may have just happened: AllThingsD claims that Apple has reached an agreement, which gives it the all clear for an announcement at WWDC. Developing... Filed under: Cellphones, Tablets, Internet,...
Apple reportedly lands radio service deal with Sony ahead of WWDC

Twitter Bug Randomly Swaps Out Avatars For Some Accounts, Profile Settings Now Disabled

techcrunch.com
Well here’s a Twitter bug that is kind of alarming. Apparently, for some verified accounts, avatars were swapped out with other random users’. Can you imagine trying to tweet and seeing some random Joe in your place? Yeah, weird. Here’s what the company had to say on the matter a...
Twitter Bug Randomly Swaps Out Avatars For Some Accounts, Profile Settings Now Disabled
Best Buy discounts Retina-equipped MacBook Pro, still costs over $2,000

Kleiner Perkins Files Response to Ellen Pao’s Suit

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Ms. Pao (kpcb.com) Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers has filed a response to partner Ellen Pao’s allegations of gender discrimination. The Superior Court of California’s website has a record of the response being filed today. The court website says a hearing is set for July 10. Betabeat has a copy...
Kleiner Perkins Files Response to Ellen Pao’s Suit

WhyIsFacebookInsightsNotWorking.com Is A Site That Tells You….

techcrunch.com
…. Whether or not Facebook’s in-house analytics product, Insights, is working. Due to product changes in recent weeks, the tool has been particularly slow to update with the latest metrics, as the site’s creator, PageLever, has discovered. The startup uses Facebook’s API to provide an advanced custom interface for page owners...
WhyIsFacebookInsightsNotWorking.com Is A Site That Tells You….

Panasonic shows $613 operating profit for Q2, but lowers full year projections

www.engadget.com
The good news for Panasonic in its Q2 earnings release is that it managed to record a 48.8 billion yen ($613 million) operating profit, higher than last year. The bad news however is word of falling sales in its TV business, although we're not hearing any confirmation of changes...
Panasonic shows $613 operating profit for Q2, but lowers full year projections

ThinkFlood closes shop, brings RedEye universal remote down with it

www.engadget.com
Fans of ThinkFlood might want to shed a few tears today, as the company has just announced it's closing its doors. As a reminder, ThinkFlood was responsible for the RedEye universal remote control system that allowed any smartphone or web-connected device to control everything from a home theatre to...
ThinkFlood closes shop, brings RedEye universal remote down with it
Pro Tip: Buy One Of The Last Disrupt 'Early Bird' Tickets Today And Spend The Other $1K On Booze
PayDragon May Be The Easiest Way To Order Food On Your Phone

Twitter is removing Mobypicture uploads from its iOS app, are other video services to follow?

thenextweb.com
Twitter is set to remove the sharing service Mobypicture from the options available for uploading video in a future release of its iOS app, The Next Web has learned. Though this is the only removal we know about currently, though it’s possible that other services like the now-defunct Posterous and...
Twitter is removing Mobypicture uploads from its iOS app, are other video services to follow?

Kim Dotcom blames record label pressure as radio station cancels Mega ad campaign

thenextweb.com
It’s less than a week until Kim Dotcom unveils the relaunched Mega but the New Zealand-based entrepreneur has suffered a blow after national media company Mediaworks pulled out of an agreement to advertise the file sharing service on its radio stations. German-born Dotcom posted details of the news to Twitter, claiming that record labels...
Kim Dotcom blames record label pressure as radio station cancels Mega ad campaign

Following Oracle patch, Apple releases update to fix new Java 'zero-day' vulnerability

thenextweb.com
Earlier today, Oracle released an update to Java to address two separate vulnerabilities in Java. Now, Apple has released a patch for OS X 10.7 and later which fixes those issues and disables older versions of the plug-in. The update brings Java SE 6 to 1.6.0_43 and disables plugins on...
Following Oracle patch, Apple releases update to fix new Java 'zero-day' vulnerability
Apple wanted AuthenTec's "new technology" ASAP for future products

The Most Popular Tech Ad of 2012 ... Isn't From Apple

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In the real world, Apple sells lots of hardware. On the Web, Apple generates lots of clicks. But when it comes to Web video, there are plenty of other tech brands competing for your eyeballs. Check out this list of 2012′s most popular tech ads, compiled by video tracker Visible...
The Most Popular Tech Ad of 2012 ... Isn't From Apple

Acer releases app to hurry the ICS-ification of Iconia slates (video)

www.engadget.com
Patience, they say, is a virtue. Try telling that to a tech-savvy tablet owner, whose friend already got an ICS update. Acer started pushing out an Android 4 update to lucky Iconia 500 owners earlier in the week, but for those who've yet to receive it, all is not...
Acer releases app to hurry the ICS-ification of Iconia slates (video)

Details On How To Get The Samsung Galaxy S III ASAP (GOOG)

www.businessinsider.com
For those of you itching to get your hands on the new Samsung Galaxy S III wait no longer. Samsung.com has a sign up page that will let you know as soon as the device is ready for order. We still don't have a release date or price for the...
Details On How To Get The Samsung Galaxy S III ASAP (GOOG)

MySpace Planning To Roll Out Facebook Connect ASAP (Or Not)

techcrunch.com
MySpace is preparing to add Facebook Connect features to its main service, we’ve confirmed from a source within MySpace. This will be the first time MySpace will publicly conceded defeat to Facebook over ownership of the social graph, and it’s more than a touchy subject internally. So touchy, in fact,...
MySpace Planning To Roll Out Facebook Connect ASAP (Or Not)

Sharp executive officer Takashi Okuda to take over as president next month

www.engadget.com
In a move similar to the ones seen at fellow struggling Japanese electronics giants Sony and Panasonic, Sharp has announced a change at the top, swapping out president Mikio Katayama (kicked upstairs to the position of Director, Chairman) for current executive officer Takashi Okuda. The move will go into...
Sharp executive officer Takashi Okuda to take over as president next month
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