China's stimulus policies aimed at boosting demand for IT products will have their greatest impact on sales this year, Gartner said.
Adobe plans to add support for the iPad's higher screen resolution to its upcoming Packager for iPhone development tool.
Japanese e-commerce company Rakuten is teaming up with Baidu.com to enter the Chinese market.
A Nebraska agreed to plead guilty to charges stemming from a January 2008 attack on Web sites of the Church of Scientology.
Conficker was active and spreading during the third quarter, accounting for much of attack traffic on the Internet, Akamai said.
GlobalFoundries has completed the integration of Chartered Semiconductor and the two companies now operate as a single entity, it said.
FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski said an impending shortage of wireless spectrum in the U.S. will dampen future economic growth.
Nokia CEO Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo called on smartphone application developers to turn their attention to emerging countries.
Palm and Motorola are among the vendors planning to soon add Flash support to their handsets.
Palm opened up its WebOS developer program to the public and added support for plug-ins to the operating system.
Verizon Wireless will start selling improved versions of Palm's Pre and Pixi handsets later this month.
Sprint will start selling its Overdrive wireless WiMax router on January 10.