An anonymous reader writes: "In a case with implications for the freedom to blog, a San Jose judge tentatively ruled Thursday that Apple Computer can force three online publishers to surrender the names of confidential sources who disclosed information about the company's upcoming products.
The San Jose news piece has the most detail on the ruling while Mac Daily News
has some background on the case, and Gizmodo vociferously expresses an opinion
on the lawsuit. We've covered
in the past as well.