Daily Archives: February 19, 2010

iPad Links: Friday, February 19, 2010

Stuff directly or indirectly for or about the iPad, in no real order.

Announcing iPadDevCamp
Flickr: iPad UX Interactions (Interesting Moments)

Let Your Data Go
A Monstrous Vision For Media Reform
Nathan Myhrvold’s Intellectual Ventures Using Over 1,000 Shell Companies To Hide Patent Shakedown
Did Twitter Topple Toyota?
What does Apple do when it all goes pear-shaped?
How Profitable are the iPad and Kindle?

Google Books, A Library of Babel
2009: Google Book Search Goes Mobile: Teh Suckage
2009: Suckups, Suckers, And Sloppiness Mislead eBook Readers
2009: Google’s One Million eBooks Of Crap!

I Can’t Believe It’s Not Flash

Using Facebook or Twitter ‘could raise your insurance premiums by 10pc’
How to contract your network privacy on the cloud
How to rob somebody using Google Buzz
School used student laptop webcams to spy on them at school and home
Police push for warrantless searches of cell phones

iTunes/App Store:
California Senate approves ‘Amazon tax’ measure — iTunes/App Store will be next!
Apple Speeds Up Approval Process
2009: Lessons Learned Selling on the iPhone App Store
Apple Comments on Removal of Sexual-content Apps
2008: Apple Forfeits eBooks By Banning A Comic Book!
2010: A REAL Justification For Apple Censorship?
Apple adds category listings to iTunes Preview

Mac Apps:
Movist plays your movies when QuickTime can’t
Macsimum review: FolderGlance for Mac OS X will speed up your workflow
Notational Velocity, Simplenote, and Dropbox bring child-like wonder

Vook, Maker of Multimedia E-Books, Raises $2.5 Million
Will The iPad Kill The Book Industry?
Crowdfunding the creatives – should writers ask for money before they write?
Step by step guide on how to publish a book – Lessons learned from xkcd: volume 0
From Do It Yourself to Do It Together
Vimeo Video: Jules Verne cover designs by Jim Tierney

Christopher Fowler: The Beacon 2
Death, Inc.: Complete, on the website
Death, Inc.
A Lesson in Tenacity: Julie & Julia