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MacSurfer's Archive: Saturday, December 29, 2012


General Interest/Potpourri
  • "iPhone and iPad sales: Two Christmas Day data points/1) 17 million iOS and Android devices activated; 2) App Store downloads up 87%" Fortune 12/28
  • "Apple's Christmas gift - an 87 percent rise in app downloads" CNET News 12/28
  • "iPad continues to lead the tablet market in web traffic" SlashGear 12/28
  • "Report: iPad Still Destroying Other Tablets in Web Usage" Mashable 12/28
  • "Huge iOS and Android Activity on Christmas Day" Forbes 12/28
  • "It's Getting More Costly for iPhone App Makers to Get Loyal Customers" AllThingsD 12/28
  • "Apple sees big slide in customer satisfaction" TG Daily 12/28
  • "Analyst: Apple may have to pay for 'iPhone' name in Brazil" Electronista 12/28
  • "YouTube, Google Maps top list of most download apps on Christmas Day" iDownload Blog 12/28
  • "Apple designer shows off early prototypes in new book" Electronista 12/28
  • "Early Apple Computer And Tablet Designs Reveal The iMac And iPad That Might Have Been" TechCrunch 12/28
  • "How Apple's holistic approach to design began back in 1982" Ars Technica 12/28
  • "Upcoming book gives look at early Apple designs" CNET News 12/28
  • "Apple Computer Designs That You've Never Seen [Video] Mashable 12/28
  • "China's ZTE Targets iPhone" [Paid Membership Required] 12/28
  • "Ihnatko: The best tech products of 2012" Chicago Sun-Times [Free Registration Required] 12/28
  • "New York City Mayor Bloomberg blames iPhones & iPads for increase in crime" 9 to 5 Mac 12/28
  • "Mayor Bloomberg blames Apple thefts for rise in New York City crime rate" The Verge 12/28
  • "NYC mayor blames theft of Apple devices for uptick in crime" CNET News 12/28
Non-Apple News
  • "Microsoft Invents Smart Walls for Next-Gen Homes & Offices" Patent Bolt 12/28
  • "Trend 2013: Desktop Computers with Tiltable Touch Displays" Patent Bolt 12/28
  • "Google's new VP9 video technology reaches public view" CNET News 12/28
  • "Here Comes the First Smartphone for Baby Boomers" TheStreet 12/28
  • "LG Display bringing Retina Display-like resolution to 7-inch tablets, 12.9-inch laptop screen" ZDNet 12/28
  • "Japanese mobile carriers beg users to limit New Year's texts, calls" IDG News Service 12/28
  • "Ouya game consoles now on their way to developers" CNET News 12/28
  • "OUYA Ships 1,200 Development Consoles, Shows Off Its Pre-Release Android Gaming Hardware On Video" TechCrunch 12/28
  • "Mobile gift cards increase in popularity" Financial Times [Paid Membership Required] 12/28
  • "Schools use smart devices to help make kids smarter" USA Today 12/28
  • "All is well after Zuckerberg photo flap" CNN 12/28
  • "Bug reveals 'deleted' Snapchat videos" BBC 12/28
  • "Kim Dotcom To Host Mega's Launch Event At His New Mega Zealand Mansion Next Month" TechCrunch 12/28
  • "DotCom promises splashy launch for Mega" CNET News 12/28
  • "Report: Fujitsu President Says Windows 8 Demand Weak, Intros New Smartphone" PC Magazine 12/28
  • "Weak Windows 8 Demand Saps PC Sales, Fujitsu President Says" Bloomberg 12/28
  • "Cisco, HP, Walmart, others support Judge Posner, propose methodologies for patent damages" Foss Patents 12/28
  • "Android-Android war raging in Korea as LG seeks injunction against Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1" Foss Patents 12/28
  • "Hartmut Esslinger's Upcoming Book Reveals Early Apple Designs" Design Trend 7:25 AM
  • "Gene Steinberg meets Peter Cohen, from The Loop and the Angry Mac Bastards radio show, and Kirk McElhearn, Macworld's 'iTunes Guy,' this week on The Tech Night Owl LIVE!" The Tech Night Owl LIVE 12/28
  • "New iPads In March And Our iOS 7 Hopes And Dreams On Our All-New CultCast" Cult of Mac 12/28
  • "Podcast: End of Year Review - 2012 Apple products plus Holiday wrap up" Insanely Great Mac 12/28