Rock Band is breaking up

Apple saddles up to Twitter to promote Ping, Walmart.com has free shipping for the holidays with no minimum purchase required, and Viacom puts Rock Band's developer up for sale.

Links from Friday's episode of Loaded:

  • Facebook plans an announcement for Monday in which it may announce a "Gmail killer"

  • Viacom is selling off Harmonix, maker of Rock Band

  • Apple teams up with Twitter to promote its music social network, Ping

  • YouTube claims to have 35 hours of video uploaded to the site every minute

  • Walmart.com will ship for free this holiday season with no minimum purchase

  • Microsoft receives a patent for foot computing

  • Hustler releases an app for Android

 

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