10 Things You Need To Know This Morning

Josh Topolsky from Endgadget

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Good morning! Here’s the news:

  • New tech The Verge site went live this morning.
  • RIM has totally fallen apart in the United States.
  • Here’s why all those new content partners are teaming up with Google for exclusive YouTube channels.
  • CNN says Mike Arrington is full of it — he knew he was going to be interviewed about diversity in startups.
  • Adult film distributor FyreTV is bringing adult entertainment to your Boxee.
  • Motorola Mobility just laid off 800 people before finalising its sale to Google.
  • HP is selling TouchPads for $150 when you buy one with a computer.
  • Bill Gates appeared on ABC and responded to all the (less than flattering) comments Steve Jobs made about him over time.
  • Steve Jobs’ final words were “Oh wow. Oh wow. Oh wow.”

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