The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Mark Glaser

1Likely next-generation iPhone with 3.9-inch display (9to5Mac)

2. Arrington: Google could have had Twitter for $5 billion (Business Insider)

3. Bright House, Cablevision, Comcast, Cox, TWC team on ‘Cable WiFi’ (Multichannel News)

4. Time Warner Cable head sides with TV networks over ad-erasing technology  (NYT / Media Decoder)

5. Tumblr’s revenue model is all about telling stories (TechCrunch)

6. NPR snags Brian Boyer to launch a news apps team (and they’re hiring) (Nieman Lab)

7. Google leads $35 million funding round for Machinima (PaidContent)