John Paczkowski

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3G iPad 2 Approved for Sale in China

The 3G version of Apple’s iPad 2 is finally headed to mainland China — just in time for the opening of the company’s new store in Hong Kong’s International Finance Center mall. On Monday, China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology certified a new 3G-capable Apple device with the product ID number “A1396″ — the same one borne by the 3G iPad 2, granting it the network access license needed for Apple to begin selling it in the country, with China Unicom as its likely carrier partner. Separately, the 3G iPad 2 appeared briefly on Apple’s Chinese Web site, listed as shipping “within two to three weeks.”


Twitter’s Tanking

December 30, 2013 at 6:49 am PT

2013 Was a Good Year for Chromebooks

December 29, 2013 at 2:12 pm PT

BlackBerry Pulls Latest Twitter for BB10 Update

December 29, 2013 at 5:58 am PT

Apple CEO Tim Cook Made $4.25 Million This Year

December 28, 2013 at 12:05 pm PT

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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work