So this week's been pretty mighty in terms of the sheer amount of news we've had to write about, so allow us to condense it all into a handy set of links which will help navigate around the week's digest. There was McGruff the Crime Dog, Carrier IQ (mobile phone tracking), a little printer, an iPhone 4 mysteriously blowing up, Facebook receiving all kinds of privacy-related hell, and a urinal gaming system...honestly. Let's begin.
So why did that iPhone 4 combust? Can it happen to you? (carrying on from the story the day before)
Editorial: Spotify, not everything needs an app platform (our thoughts on Spotify's announcement from New York)