Technology, Media and Telecommunications news hand-picked each morning by the Babel PR team from newspapers, blogs and magazines that we are reading.

Friday, 30 October 2009

Daily TMT round up

Technology

Nintendo profits have halved
http://www.techradar.com/news/gaming/nintendo-profits-have-halved-645435
?src=rss&attr=all

Yahoo and Microsoft ask for more time to finalise partnership deal
http://www.computerweekly.com/Articles/2009/10/29/238348/yahoo-and-micro
soft-ask-for-more-time-to-finalise-partnership.htm

Amazon rolls out "PayPhrase" authentication
http://www.v3.co.uk/v3/news/2252253/amazon-rolls-payphrase


Media

Video-on-demand converts 'shifting away from traditional TV channels'
http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2009/oct/29/virgin-media-video-on-demand

BBC to slash management pay bill
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/8db320fc-c4f2-11de-8d54-00144feab49a.html

As sales fall, newspapers must find a way to measure multimedia
readership
http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/pda/2009/oct/29/sales-fall-newspaper-rea
dership


Telecoms

Sprint loss widens, but fewer subscribers flee
http://www.cnbc.com/id/33531147

Motorola shares rebound on smartphone hopes
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/f76e3fd6-c4bb-11de-8d54-00144feab49a,s01=1.htm
l

Twitter used by mobile broadband comparison site to monitor networks'
performance
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/twitter/6460412/Twitter-used-by-mo
bile-broadband-comparison-site-to-monitor-networks-performance.html

Thursday, 29 October 2009

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Monday, 19 October 2009

Monday, 12 October 2009

Daily TMT round-up

Technology
India set to be global leader in tech services: Forbes chief
http://www.reuters.com/article/technologyNews/idUSTRE5991BK20091010?feedType=RSS&feedName=technologyNews

Twitter to introduce live video-tweeting
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/twitter/6298362/Twitter-to-introduce-live-video-tweeting.html

Telecoms reform tabled as EU plots spam clampdown
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2009/10/12/spam_clampdown/


Media
England v Ukraine: hopes fade for last-minute TV highlights deal
http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2009/oct/09/england-ukraine-highlights-deal

Media world watching as Standard goes free
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/media/press/media-world-watching-as-standard-goes-free-1801472.html

Sky hits out at BBC over web TV funding
http://www.ft.com/Sky hits out over BBC web TV funding


Telecoms
New Android vulnerabilities disclosed
http://www.v3.co.uk/v3/news/2250978/android-vulnerabilities
 
Race on to build first carrier Ethernet exchange
http://www.commsday.com/node/590

One scenarios where femtos could be faster than WiFi
http://disruptivewireless.blogspot.com/2009/10/one-scenarios-where-femtos-could-be.html

Thursday, 8 October 2009

Wednesday, 7 October 2009

Monday, 5 October 2009

Daily TMT round up

Technology
T-Mobile USA kicks off corporate Wi-Fi push
http://www.reuters.com/article/technologyNews/idUSTRE5940GK20091005?feed
Type=RSS&feedName=technologyNews

IBM Undercuts Google with discount e-mail s
http://www.cnbc.com//id/33147033

High Court uses Twitter to issue injunction
http://technology.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/tech_and_web/article6858340
.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attr=1063742


Media
Toshiba Regza Cell TV: details announced
http://www.bloglines.com/myblogs

BSkyB in rebrand to be 'most loved'
BSkyB rebrand 'most loved'

Web TV could come with a price tag after Comcast-NBC
http://www.reuters.com/article/internetNews/idUSTRE5931RU20091004?feedTy
pe=RSS&feedName=internetNews


Telecoms
Media organisations turn to mobile phone applications to raise revenue
http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2009/oct/05/mobile-phone-applications

Al Jazeera Adds Subscription Mobile Video Apps
http://moconews.net/article/419-al-jazeera-adds-subscription-mobile-vide
o-apps/

Full Flash on your phone by next year
http://www.techradar.com/news/software/applications/full-flash-on-your-p
hone-by-next-year-640522?src=rss&attr=all