Jeff Bezos mingles with Rupert Murdoch and other tech gazillionaires at the annual Allen & Co. conference in Sun Valley, where Bill Gates will also debate the NYT’s Tom Friedman, and where Yahoo! is on the poker table with a pile of matchsticks and pennies deemed equivalent in value.
Hedging its bets against a failure of the Yahoo! takeover, M’soft gets ready for the fall launch of MSN-Heart’s Delish.com site, to “offer recipes, food- and entertaining-related articles, photos and video.” Uh, Steve, go easy on the donuts, okay?
Will John Zorn play Spokaloo?? The Knitting Factory reaches out. (NYT registration required.)
In case you've been buried in your Zune and missed the massive marketing push, the new iPhone—a sleeker, faster way to make calls and surf the Net at work without worrying your internet usage is being tracked (it also massages your aching back after skiing and makes you breakfast on Tuesdays)—goes on sale tomorrow at 8 a.m.