News Links for Silicon Valley and beyond...
As much as the tech industry would prefer not to mention the economy there are huge problems out there . . .
FDIC Faces Mortgage Mess
Mervyn's Fights to Keep Stores Open
Businesses Pinched by Tighter Lending
Venture Financing Drops for Youngest Companies As Older Ones Suck Up More Cash
Fair Game: Borrowers and Bankers: A Great Divide
Uncomfortable Answers to Questions on the Economy
Wall Street Journal:
Qualcomm, Nokia Head to Court Over Fees
AT&T Profit May Suffer
Taking Control of Digital Lives
“Wi-Fi Squatting” a Crime – By the Victim
New York Times:
In Egypt, a Thirst for Technology and Progress
News Flash From the Cover of Esquire: Paper Magazines Can Be High Tech, Too
Protest Blog Aims at Tribune Boss
Texas Approves a $4.93 Billion Wind-Power Project
Everybody’s Business: Lessons in Love, by Way of Economics
Linus Torvalds on the "four-letter word" called "innovation"
Microsoft's online gamble: Smart bet?
Waterproof tech: Gadgets that like to swim
Nikon nirvana: Which digital single-lens reflex camera?
Breaking taboos in the tech fishbowl
Highbrow social site Spire hits the scene
Mitnick shows how social engineering is done
San Francisco Chronicle:
That's Not So 'Funny' -Online hangouts proving fruitful for prosecutors, who have used damaging photos of defendants to nail them in court.
Venture Funding Declines
California Is The 32nd State For Spam
San Jose Mercury:Fandango hopes its Movies.com helps salesIBM, Oracle, SAP sued over server software patentsYahoo, sought by Microsoft, gets more search trafficAT&T iPhone customers may have to wait three weeks for deviceNo iPhones? No problem in Russia and China
Tech Is Boring Me — It's time for me to expand.
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