I’ve tested some of the unreleased machines that have been created to compete with the iPad including BlackBerry’s Playbook, Samsung’s Galaxy Tab, and HP Slate, but nothing comes close to the reliability and flexibility of the IOS platform.
- Thumplay Music is reportedly running out of cash and very close to being sold. (MocoNews)
- Since the end of 2010 at least $57 million in investor cash has gone into digital music and more is expected flow into Pandora, Spotify and an array of startups like Rdio, SoundCloud and RootMusic. (NY Times)
- Universal's Doug Morris will have to wait until summer to take the helm at Sony, according to The Telgaraph. Other sources say things are still up in the air.