10 Things You Need To Know This Morning

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Good morning! Here’s the news:

  • Apple is giving away Snow Leopard for free.
  • A special liquid coating can protect your phone from water damage.
  • Facebook wants to hit the NASDAQ on May 17th.
  • Facebook actually paid $1.23 billion for Instagram.
  • While Google’s ad rates are dropping, Facebook can’t keep up with demand.
  • Twitter’s anti-patent pledge is bogus.
  • These guys are making over $1,000 a day on Windows Phone games.
  • Amazon is about to blow past Best Buy in revenue.
  • This $1 app solves a major problem with the iPhone.
  • Draw Something has fallen off a cliff — will the latest update save it?

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