Aemon Malone

Aemon Malone

Former Digital Trends Contributor
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Mobile

Samsung trying to halt import of iPhones, iPads

Samsung and Apple continue to trade blows in a fight over mobile patents.
Web

Google launches tool to convert Flash into iPhone-friendly HTML5

Google has an experimental new product out that promises to convert Flash-based ads and animations into an OS X friendly HTML5 format.
Social Media

The Vatican gets serious about social media with new online portal

The Pope will reportedly click the mouse that launches a new online portal that will aggregate the Vatican's varied media efforts.
Computing

Hacker pleads guilty to stealing iPad user data

One-half of an accused hacking duo has admitted to his role in a breach that exposed personal detail of about 114,000 users of Apple's iPad.
Mobile

Apple awarded prized touchscreen patent

Amidst ongoing legal sparing over mobile technology, Apple has won a broad patent relating to the touchscreens found on its iPhone and iPad.
Web

The Onion launches YouTube campaign in quest to win Pulitzer

Satirical news publication The Onion is making a serious (as serious as The Onion gets anyways) push to win the coveted Pulitzer Prize this year — and it’s not going it alone this time around. The Onion has the backing of a…
Mobile

FCC to fight ‘mystery fees’ on phone bills

The FCC is going after phone companies who illegally slip extra charges on to their customers' monthly phone bills.
Web

Julian Assange selling a lunch date with himself on eBay

Embattled Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is giving one lucky person the chance to have lunch with him in London next month -- for a price.
Computing

LulzSec now taking phone requests for DDoS attacks

Have a website you just can't stand? LulzSec is happily taking requests through a hotline for its infamous DDoS services.
Computing

Pandora set for IPO on Wednesday

Following in the footsteps of LinkedIn's wildly successful IPO, Pandora will become the second major tech company to go public when it begins selling shares to the public starting tomorrow.
Apple

Steve Jobs comic book in the works for summer release

Following up its success with a Mark Zuckerberg comic book portrayal, Bluewater Productions will release a comic book profile of Steve Jobs in August.
Apple

Two iPhones to takeoff into space onboard NASA’S final shuttle mission

NASA has two iPhones booked on next month's shuttle flight bound for the International Space Station.