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Around the Web 11.07.08: Sure, Gore invented Twitter too

November 7, 2008 |  9:25 am

Former Vice President and Current TV Chairman Al Gore-- Al Gore, our former vice president and chairman of Current TV who speaks at the Web 2.0 Summit today, is now Twittering. VentureBeat

-- John Battelle starts a new rumor at Web 2.0: Facebook to buy Twitter. CNet

-- MySpace may try to build an iPod killer. Reuters

-- Start-ups compete at Web 2.0. PC World

-- A cloud computing session gets stormy. Information Week

-- What is Digg really worth? VentureBeat

-- The iPhone tops the rankings of business-oriented smartphones. Apple Insider

-- Ballmer says "no" to a Yahoo acquisition, but "maybe" to a search deal. Silicon Alley Insider

-- Meet Microsoft's new U.S. ad sales boss, Robin Domeniconi. Advertising Age

-- Windows 7 knows where you are. CNet

-- A Michigan man is accused of taking his MySpace stalking into the real world. LAT

-- And now for your moment of post-election zen. Rana June

-- Jessica Guynn

Photo: Al Gore. Credit: Ted S. Warren / Associated Press