Greenpeace picks IT industry's green leadersview story

http://www.itwire.com – Greenpeace has published its fourth semi-annual Cool IT Leaderboard, which ranks global IT brands on their efforts to build emission-reducing innovations, mitigate their own energy footprints and support groundbreaking climate and energy policies. Cisco, Ericsson and Fujitsu were singled out as leaders. Apple was nowhere to be seen. (IT news)

Ericsson offers Euro15,000 prizes in Android app contestview story

http://www.itwire.com – Ericsson has launched a competition offering a team prize of Euro15,000 for the best Android app developed by a team studying at university and one for a team in a company with less than 100 employees. (IT news)

MPEG-LA Codecs and Microsoft Racketeering Challenge the Redistributability of Linuxview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: The zero-cost advantage of Android is harmed by the advancement of software patents courtesy of patent aggressors like Microsoft and the patent troll-led MPEG-LA THE OIN grows rapidly, but its expansion as of late included more controversial companies whose policies are in conflict with Free software but not with OIN’s perspective. (General)

Sony Ericsson LiveView is a Remote Control for Your Androidview story

http://www.dailytech.com – You can wear it on your wrist and pretend to shoot lasers at the robots in your head (General)

Ericsson peers into the future of mobile broadband revenueview story

http://www.itwire.com – If Ericsson's predictions are correct, your mobile bill could be set to become a lot more complicated. (IT news)

VHA picks Ericsson for nationwide mobile backhaul network upgradeview story

http://www.itwire.com – Vodafone Hutchison Australia (VHA) has appointed Ericsson to build a new Australia-wide network that, it says, will greatly increased capacity of the Vodafone mobile network. (IT news)

Sony Ericsson earnings up thanks to Androidview story

http://www.linuxfordevices.com – Sony Ericsson has returned to profitability thanks in part to its Android phones, and it's contemplating dropping its Symbian and Windows Mobile phones, says the Wall Street Journal. The company has found success with its Android-based Xperia X10 and Xperia Mini and Mini Pro, says the story, and the company is now prepping a mid-range Xperia X8 model.... (Embedded)

Bluetooth Dongle and Bluetooth Mouse... Any ideas on this one?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I have an Asus USB-BT21 dongle and a Connectland Bluetooth Mouse. I have not been able to find anything definitive in the past two days about these two items. (HowTos)

Five billionth mobile subscription reachedview story

http://www.itwire.com – Five billion mobile subscriptions is quite a milestone, and Ericsson estimates it was reached last week. (IT news)

5 billion mobile phones by the end of 2010 -- but where are the apps and games?view story

http://www.downloadsquad.com – Filed under: Internet, Mobile (General)