Asia Messaging App Line Weighs IPO

The Japanese smartphone app features popular animated characters that convey the emotion behind each instant message. Users can pay to use the newest or more elaborate emoticons.

ATD’s Staff Sounds Off on Hyperloop Plans, Facebook’s New Commerce Test and All Those Internet TV Options

This week’s TV and radio appearances from the AllThingsD staff.

ATD on the TV: Toasty Twitter, Amber Alerts, Dell and the NFL

Should you want to see some of the week’s tech news highlights, rather than just read about them, watch these quick videos.

Yahoo’s Shareholder Meeting, Inbox Therapy and More: ATD’s Week in Video

Watch ATD staff do the rounds on the media circuit this week — talking all things digital, of course.

This Week in AllThingsD Video: Google Now, Aereo and BYOD

Stuff to watch.

ATD’s Staff Sounds Off on Facebook Home and the HP Pocket

A collection of this week’s media hits from around the Web featuring the staff of AllThingsD.

This Week in Video for ATD: Facebook Redesigns News Feed, Roku Gets a New Box, and the White House Favors Phone Unlocking

A quick rundown of video appearances by AllThingsD staffers.


Leap Wireless to Spin Off Muve Music Unit

Leap, which offers service under the Cricket brand, launched the on-demand music service in January 2011. By creating a new company, Leap hopes to license the service to other carriers and has an agreement in principle with an unnamed international wireless carrier, spokesman Greg Lund said.


iPhone 5 Gets China Network Access License

Looks like Apple Inc.’s iPhone 5 may be coming to China soon.

iWitness Reports: Walt on the iPhone 5, Katie on iOS 6 (Video)

AllThingsD’s Walt Mossberg and Katie Boehret talk about the latest from Apple.