A digest of the top business technology news stories from the past week, beginning with the news Microsoft is preparing to drop the Nokia and Windows Phone brands forever, replacing them simply with Windows.
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A compilation of this past week's Twitter messages - from the serious to the whimsical - from some top names in technology.
“Protip: Don't mention you can do the worm in a slideshow. 200 students pressured me into doing it at a talk today. They were served.”
- James Whelton, tech entrepreneur and first person to hack the iPod Nano
“A combination of theft and begging has accidentally given the dogs a second dinner of chili and wine-gums. They're rolling around in bliss.”
- Ben Hammersley, editor at large of the UK edition of WIRED magazine
“In Istanbul - 12:50am and still on my BlackBerry. Now I sort of wish there was another BlackBerry outage so I could go to sleep.”
- Arianna Huffington, president and editor-in-chief of AOL Huffington Post Media Group