Mobile Lowdown 8-5-11

Some of the stories people are talking about in mobile this morning:

–Tablet market booms as more also-rans chase Apple (NSDQ: AAPL) (All Things Digital)

–HTC posts record monthly sales, plans to acquire mobile service provider Dashwire (The Next Web)

–Bing Maps for mobile goes indoors with mall and airport maps (Bing)

–Apple takes aim at copycat fake retail stores with new lawsuit (AppleInsider)

–Rdio launches official iPad app, beating Spotify and Mog (ReadWriteWeb)

–Millions of poor people will have mobile numbers under UN-backed initiative (cellular-news)