10 Things You Need To Know This Morning

Google big fish

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Good morning! Here’s what you need to know:

  • Google+ hits 25 million users already, making it the fastest growing website ever, according to comScore.
  • iPhone 5! Could ship in September, could be on sale in October, could be a whole new shebang, could be in the hands of telco execs right now.
  • Meet Apple’s iCloud.com, its suite of web services, which are really pretty. Click here for a walkthrough →
  • An internal LivingSocial study says most businesses break even or make money on daily deals.
  • Kanye West and Lady Gaga are investing in Turntable.fm, the super-hot New York startup.
  • Twitter is killing the old version of its website. Do you still use it? Click here to tell us → 
  • Macquarie, an Australian investment bank, tried to buy its way into the Facebook IPO by trying to invest $350 million in the company. 
  • Apple in China is behaving “like the Communist Party.”
  • Foursquare is crushing it.
  • BONUS: The funniest former SAI intern alive!

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