Daily Top 10 Tech 7-29-13
Good morning! Here’s the news…
- Yahoo is considering another small acquisition. This time it’s looking at e-commerce app platform Lexity.
- Famed Webcomic XKCD has completed a 3,099 panel comic.
- Pegatron, which makes Apple gadgets, is being accused of violating workers’ rights.
- Om Malik thinks the new Zynga CEO from Microsoft is only going to last about 16 months on the job before founder Mark Pincus pushes him out.
- A frustrated Nokia VP told a newspaper that Microsoft needs to update Windows Phones faster.
- Ever wonder why the ad for a YouTube video will always load quickly, even during peek usage hours, but the itself will take forever? Wonder no more!
- A year after attempting to retire, Apple hardware boss Bob Mansfield is no longer on the company’s executive management team.
- These Israelis and Palestinians are launching tech startups together.
- The latest rumor is that the cheap iPhone is going to be called the iPhone 5C, with “C” standing for color.
- This is why Steve Kovach sold his iPad.