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AppGratis Gets the Boot & WhatsApp Ain’t Selling: The AllThingsD Week in Review 4/07/13 — 4/13/13

do-not-wantFor our readers who are not inclined to constantly hit the refresh button, here’s a quick look back at the Top 10 stories that drove AllThingsD this week:

  1. Apple’s Ouster of AppGratis Is Just the Start of an App Store Crackdown
  2. Confirmed: Apple Kicks AppGratis Out of the Store for Being Too Pushy
  3. Yep, LinkedIn Acquires Newsreader Startup Pulse for $90 Million
  4. WhatsApp: We’re Not Selling to Google
  5. Twitter’s New Music App Launches Friday
  6. BlackBerry Tops iPhone and Android … In a “Don’t Want” Poll
  7. Salesforce Just Made Another Quiet Acquisition
  8. [note: this article is from February, but resurfaced this week]

  9. PC Sales Show Biggest Q1 Decline Ever
  10. California Court: Even Checking Maps on Phone While Driving Not Okay
  11. News Corp. Threatens to Pull Fox off the Airwaves if Aereo Wins

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I think the NSA has a job to do and we need the NSA. But as (physicist) Robert Oppenheimer said, “When you see something that is technically sweet, you go ahead and do it and argue about what to do about it only after you’ve had your technical success. That is the way it was with the atomic bomb.”

— Phil Zimmerman, PGP inventor and Silent Circle co-founder, in an interview with Om Malik