Technology News For 22nd January 2010
Some of the key technology news stories and headlines, from around the world, for Friday 22nd January 2010.
Today’s Hot Topic: Tim Berners-Lee is working with the UK government to unlock masses of public data.
The headlines in technology news today are gathered from internet based news sources including BBC Technology News, CNN Technology, Sky News, BusinessWeek, Computing, Computer Weekly, BBC dot.life, IT Pro, Register, Wired, CNET News, The Wall Street Journal, Silicon.com, Engadget, Financial Times, Times Online, Reuters, Telegraph, The Gadget Show, and Guardian.
- BBC Technology News: Web’s inventor unveils data site
- CNN Tech: Google sales surge 17%, trouncing forecasts
- Sky News: Most Children Under 10 Own A Mobile Phone
- Telegraph: Spotify makes labels money
- Financial Times: Rights holders to fund 75% of web crackdown
- Guardian: UK’s free data website ‘is a world showcase’
- Computing: Microsoft licensing primary concern for hosting providers
- Computer Weekly: Job cuts in local government IT to continue
- BBC dot.life: Public data: Free at last?
- IT Pro: BT unveils fibre broadband packages, exchange
- Wired: E-Readers Push Boundaries of Books
- Engadget: Palm Pre Plus (and Pixi Plus) review
- The Register: Rattled Red Hat battles support impostors
- Silicon.com: Asus: What will be the next netbook?
- CNET News: Blogs, YouTube upend campaign finance
- BusinessWeek: Marketing Machines: Ads Abound on Consumer Electronics
- The Wall Street Journal: Nokia Unveils Free Navigation Services
- The Gadget Show: Viewsonic puts full HD movies in your pocket
- Times Online: BBC awaits go-ahead for Canvas internet-video
- Reuters: Media in China dismiss U.S. Internet push