The Morning Lowdown 4-16-12

Some of the stories people are talking about this morning:

  • Paper for iPad hits 1.5 million downloads in first two weeks (The Verge)
  • Web freedom faces greatest threat ever, warns Google’s Sergey Brin (The Guardian)
  • Netflix CEO calls out Comcast on net neutrality (paidContent)
  • Facebook tests new way to let users know which links come from social readers and whether their activity will be shared (Inside Facebook)
  • Behind Instagram’s Success, Networking the Old Way (New York Times)
  • Game time: Oracle, Google set to face off over Android (GigaOM)
  • Analyst: Hardcovers’ dimes-for-dollars gap is three years big (paidContent)