10 Things You Need To Know This Morning

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Photo: Martin Hajek

Good morning!It’s iPad Mini day. 

We’ll have wall-to-wall coverage, so come back to SAI for that.

In the meantime, here’s news: 

  • Google is close to releasing a new version of Google Wallet, its credit-card replacement software for smartphones.
  • Yahoo reported earnings yesterday and Marissa Mayer used the opportunity to lay out her vision for the company. She keyed on search and mobile.
  • Mayer also said that Yahoo would make some small acquisitions.
  • Nokia wants to borrow $1 billion to save itself.
  • Square is hiring engineers like crazy.
  • The iPad Mini is supposed to be announced today.
  • Facebook will announce its Q3 earnings at 4pm today. We’ll have live coverage.
  • An analyst played with an iPad Mini over in Asia and loved it.
  • “Inside the sometimes dark, often inane, unseen side of the online dating world”
  • Yahoo’s COO got a $62 million compensation package. Here’s how.

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