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News Scan: High-speed wireless device shipments surge; Mobile industry to consolidate; more

Quick takes on mobile IT news for Thursday, 12/12 including: the boost of high-speed wireless device shipments, what the Yankee Group predicts for the consolidation of the mobile market, predictions for WLAN investment, Japan's coming for American app revenue full force and how an advertising software development kit is opening up security holes in Android devices/

Mobile PC market suffers worst first half in a decade, says IHS

The mobile PC market has experienced its worst first half in a decade, according to the latest stats from IHS.

Tablets to replace notebooks as dominant mobile PC this year, says NPD

Tablets will begin to replace notebooks as the dominant mobile PC form factor this year, predicts NPD DisplaySearch.

Intel, Nokia introduce MeeGo Linux-based OS

Nokia and Intel announced an open-sourced, Linux-based platform called MeeGo aimed at smartphones, netbooks and other communications devices. MeeGo will merge with the Linux-based Maemo platform

Vaio UX: beauty at a price

Sony's Vaio is a lovely piece of hardware, with features that keep up with its appearance--but you'll pay for the privilege of walking into a meeting with a gorgeous piece of computing power under

Getting the most out of laptop batteries

The news of laptops exploding and catching fire thanks to battery issues should have the attention of every IT manager who has deployed mobile PCs to their enterprise workforce. A good

QUICKLINKS: New VoIP WiFi network in Taipei not without bumps; Nokia pushes mobile phone service in China; Much more...

> The new VoIP WiFi network in Taipei is expected to have some hurdles. Article > Nokia pushes mobile phone service