Here's +Kara Swisher and me with our brilliant +AllThingsD staff, wearing our special ATD-logo glasses at the D11 conference. We couldn't do either our conferences or the web site without these awesome folks. #D11
Google Maps on Android beat both Apple's new iPhone maps app and Google's old iPhone maps app. Here's my review, which also contains a bit of news: Google is adding Street View to the mobile web-based maps app viewable in the iPhone browser (and other mobile browsers.)
My latest column on the lopsided situation in key apps from the major mobile platform companies: Apple publishes none for its rivals' devices, but Google, Amazon and Microsoft plenty for iPhones and iPads.
Here's my review of PeggyBank, a service that digitizes all your old photos, videotapes, movies and more, and then stores them in an online "vault" for access and sharing. They even supply the shipping box.