In the News: Harry Potter, Best Buy, Levi Strauss & more


In the News

Apple‘s “app store” trademark suit likely to fail; COO Tim Cook visits China to talk 4G, may offer new iPhone in September.

Bacardi and Live Entertainment partner for social promotion.

Best Buy launches Music Cloud service.

BP faces fresh fingerpointing by Transocean.

China plans a cloud computing zone.

Clearasil reaches out to teens via Facebook and Lollapalooza.

CSN Stores rebrands as[more]

EA reportedly buying PopCap Games.

Facebook ad sales head pitches Cannes attendees as Winklevoss twins drop legal battle.

FedEx expresses optimism.

Fiat, Chrysler unions form global network.

Ford integrates mobile apps for in-car connectivity.

Google chairman Eric Schmidt is bullish about mobile payments.

Google News hires Salon exec, while LinkedIn hires Fortune editor and beefs up content with SlideShare.

Huffington Post prepares global rollout.

Hulu expands Android apps as site eyes buyers.

J.K. Rowling announces interactive Harry Potter website — Pottermore — to sell e-books.

KLM to operate flights using biofuel from used cooking oil.

Levi Strauss hires P&G veteran as president and CEO.

Mentos introduces UP2U gum with 1,000 pack-a-day Facebook giveaway.

Nokia looks to Microsoft to boost mobile ad business.

Saab‘s financial woes take a turn for the worse.

Siemens unveils London subway concept.

Viacom and Time Warner Cable call time-out on iPad battle.

Wimbledon aims to ace mobile.

Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz faces tough shareholder meeting.