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

Tuesday, 26 April 2011

Daily news round up

Technology

Sony takes on Apple as it unveils its first tablet PC
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/13191269

Google, a giant in mobile search, seeks new ways to make it pay
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/04/25/technology/25mobile.html?_r=1&ref=techno
logy

PlayStation Network still down, no end in sight
http://www.techradar.com/news/mobile-computing/playstation-network-still-d
own-no-end-in-sight-947628

Media

ITV ad revenue 'to fall from May'
http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2011/apr/26/itv-ad-revenue-fall

Yahoo! finds perfect TV companion in IntoNow
http://www.rapidtvnews.com/index.php/2011042611736/yahoo-finds-perfect-tv-
companion-in-intonow.html

Have trade magazines got a shelf life?
http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2011/apr/25/trade-magazines-online-only

Telecoms

Instant messaging forecast to hit texting
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/9ea460a2-6ea0-11e0-a13b-00144feabdc0.html#axzz1K
cAw1N8R

Google acquires TalkBin, a feedback platform for businesses that's only
five months old
http://techcrunch.com/2011/04/25/google-acquires-talkbin-a-feedback-platfo
rm-for-businesses-thats-only-five-months-old/

Wi-Fi security flaw for smartphones puts your credit cards at risk
http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2011/apr/25/wifi-security-flaw-smartp
hones-risk

Thursday, 14 April 2011

Friday, 1 April 2011

Daily news round up

Technology

Sony Ericsson: Xperia Play delays down to 'supply chain issues'
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/sony/8420457/Sony-Ericsson-Xperia-Pl
ay-delays-down-to-supply-chain-issues.html

Acer chief executive Gianfranco Lanci resigns
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-12920574

IBM launches Institute for Advanced Security in Europe
http://security.cbronline.com/news/ibm-starts-new-institute-for-advanced-s
ecurity-in-europe-010411

Media

Bill Turnbull and Susanna Reid to join BBC Breakfast's Salford move
http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2011/mar/31/almost-half-bbc-breakfast-team
-agree-to-salford-move

UK radio pushes online listening
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-12909733

Big Brother: Channel 5 poised to sign £200m deal
http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2011/mar/31/big-brother-channel-5-to-sign-
deal


Telecoms

Android will seize 45% of Smartphone market by 2016
http://www.cellular-news.com/story/48561.php

ISPs discuss central blacklisting body for piracy sites
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/internet/8419812/ISPs-discuss-centra
l-blacklisting-body-for-piracy-sites.html

Telefonica launches Distrito corporate NFC trial
http://www.telecompaper.com/news/telefonica-launches-distrito-corporate-nf
c-trial