65bits #284: Who's the Mayor of Mars?

iPhone5 accessories delayed because of the Made for iPhone program? Google Maps Web App gets Street view love. Chrome starts to support technology for plugin-less video chat and conferencing. Razer’s Fiona project on it’s way to becoming a reality. Mars Curiosity rover checks in using Foursquare from Mars and leaves a tip.

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Stories this week:

  1. Apple’s new third-party certification rules may delay the launch of Lightning-compatible accessories
  2. Google Street View Goes Live in the Google Maps Web App
  3. Chrome Beta adds video engagement APIs, promises higher-quality video chats sans plugins
  4. Razer’s Project Fiona gaming tablet may see the light of day
  5. Mars Rover Curiosity uses Foursquare to check in from another planet
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