"Windows Bug Unexpectedly Mutes Surface RT Sound – Microsoft"
Softpedia 8:49 AM
"Want Instagram On Windows 8 / RT? There's An App For That!"
Redmond Pie 7:32 AM
"Fujitsu to miss sales target due to 'weak' Windows 8 demand"
CNET News 12/28
"Android Is Dead - Part 4: New Contender Windows Phone 8"
Seeking Alpha 12/28
"Lawsuit alleges that stolen ideas underpin Pinterest: A New Jersey man says that ideas he formulated for a site called RendezVoo wrongly wound up as integral parts of the wildly successful interest-sharing site."
CNET News 4:19 PM
"Pinterest Sued by Former Business Partner of Early Investor"
"FTC hires external lawyer to head Google investigation"
Digital Trends 12/28
"Google wins lawsuit against Taipei government"
"Dish seeks more time to oppose Sprint - Softbank deal"
The Register 12/28
"2 Tech Moments of 2012 That Made You Say 'WTF?'"
Wired Magazine 12/28
"2012: The tech year in cartoons/From SOPA to the Petraeus affair, here's a look at some of the year's biggest IT stories from the pen of Computerworld's editorial cartoonist, John Klossner."
"Mobile's Biggest Losers In 2012: The last twelve months have been turbulent for smartphone makers and wireless network providers. Here's who took it on the chin hardest."
"Drones, phones and other 2012 privacy threats"
"The top 10 trends in enterprise cloud for 2013"
"Security in 2013: The rise of mobile malware and fall of hacktivism"
"2012''s worst security exploits, fails and blunders"
"10 Biggest Information Security Stories Of 2012: From John McAfee's escape from Belize to the privacy debacle that compromised CIA director Petraeus' career, 2012 had no shortage of security shockers."
"Stocks sink 2% for the week: Stocks closed lower for the fifth straight day Friday, ending the week down nearly 2%, as investors continue to fear the impact of falling over the fiscal cliff."
"Stocks Tumble 2% for Week, Spooked by 'Cliff' Talks"
"Fiscal Thrashing: Dow Sinks in Longest Losing Streak Since July"
"An Idea Promised the Sky, but India Is Still Waiting"
"Questcor Finds Profits, at $28,000 a Vial"
"Conquering Your Fears of Giving Feedback"
"Federal Power to Intercept Messages Is Extended"
"Revival of Hitachi the Company Is a Detriment to Hitachi the City"
"China Toughens Its Restrictions on Use of the Internet"
"Questions Remain Over Hewlett's Big Charge on Autonomy Acquisition"
"Dreams of 'Open' Everything"
"Crime Is Up, and Bloomberg Blames iPhone Thieves"
"Some Subway Arrival Times Are Now Just an Apple Device Away"
(Checked 9:10 PM CST; no changes since Friday)
"Netflix increases CEO Hastings' 2013 salary to $4 million"
"Silicon Valley entrepreneur Krikorian quits Amazon board"
"Facebook Instagram use dived after photo fiasco: AppData"
"U.S. clears way for wider in-flight Internet deployment"
"Apple to drop patent claims against new Samsung phone"
"Pearson to buy stake in Nook, Barnes & Noble shares up"
"Autonomy's Lynch defends record as HP confirms Federal probe"
"Apple loses another copyright lawsuit in China: Xinhua"
"ZTE to sell off stake in unit worth 1.3 billion yuan"
"China tightens Internet controls, legalizes post deletion"
(Checked 9:10 PM; no changes since 11:50 AM CST)
"Top 10 Tech Fails Of 2012"
"5 Ugliest Smartphones Of 2012"
Copyright 2000-2012 by Technology News Network. All Rights Reserved.
TechNN News Staff
Publisher & Editor-in-Chief: P. Pearson
Managing & Weekday Editor: D. Mahaffy
Evening Editors: S. Siegling and
Weekend Editors: S. Siegling and
CEO: T. Jefferson
CFO: K. Midas
Editor Emeritus: W. Shakespeare
Writers Emeritus: W. Lewis, R. Chandler, W. Morris, G. Simenon, C.
Vallejo, F. Garcia Lorca,
P. White, R. Adams, P. Valery, C. Aiken, R. Bradbury, F. Pessoa, S.
Bellow, F. O'Connor
Art Directors: V. Van Gogh, C. Monet
Photographer & Logician: C. Dodgson
Advertising Managers: C. Chaplin, H. Marx
Public Relations Firm: Bits & Bytes
Ranters: D.Miller, R. Perot
Bomb Squad: Type 11 Errors
Chief Scientists: I. Asimov, S. Hawking
Road Crew: R. Petty, J. Cooper
Mechanics: Tom and Ray
Fishing Crew: A. Lindner, D. Stange, K. VanDam
Head Chef: Mom
Head Travel Guru: D. Pearson
Whipping Boys: S. Ballmer, S. Jobs
Mascots: Cyberdog, Clarus the Dogcow
General Counsel: #%@*$$$$!