Rumor Roundup: Daniel Day Lewis? 3D Phones? More?


When the Internet runs out of news, it starts making things up. We think this is funny, so we round up all the lies and speculation and put them here. We call it the "Rumor Roundup" and we do it all for you! This week:

  • Does Seeing Daniel Day Lewis Have Lunch with George Lucas Mean He'll Appear in the Star Wars Sequels?
    I drink your Bantha's Blue Milkshake! I DRINK IT UP! #DeepNerdStuff []
  • Did Apple Purchase Personal Assistant App, Cue?
    When they finally interface Cue with Siri, are we looking at a "when Colossus met Guardian" situation? #DeeperNerdStuff [Apple Insider]
  • Is Amazon Working on a Smartphone with a 3D User Interface?
    Dr. Tongue's 3D House of Smartphones. [LiliPuting]

  • Will Microsoft Combine Windows and Windows Phone App Stores?
    Simplifying my life! There will now be one Microsoft store I never visit, instead of two! [Technology Tell]

  • Will the Next-Gen Nokia Phone Be Called "Glee"?
    It'll come pre-loaded with songs ... that are all note-identical cover versions of other people's remixes of popular songs. No, credit will not be given to the original remixer! #WhoisJohnnyC [@evleaks on Twitter]

  • Why Did Amazon Trademark the Term "Firetube"?
    Thrilling new product, or thrillingly dangerous new ride at AmazonLand (Amazon's thrillingly new dangerous amusement park)? [Ubergizmo]

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