John Paczkowski

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Nokia Noshes Novarra

acquisitions_phag_thumbNokia has snapped up another small company: Novarra, a developer of high-speed mobile Web browsers. A wise acquisition for the Finnish cellphone maker, whose S60 browser is often criticized for its middling performance compared with Apple’s (AAPL) iPhone and handsets running Google’s (GOOG) Android OS.

Terms of Nokia’s (NOK) acquisition, which is expected to close during the June quarter, were not disclosed.


Twitter’s Tanking

December 30, 2013 at 6:49 am PT

2013 Was a Good Year for Chromebooks

December 29, 2013 at 2:12 pm PT

BlackBerry Pulls Latest Twitter for BB10 Update

December 29, 2013 at 5:58 am PT

Apple CEO Tim Cook Made $4.25 Million This Year

December 28, 2013 at 12:05 pm PT

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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work