Despite having only 5 percent of the world’s mobile subscribes, the United States accounts for17 percent of global revenues from wireless service, Bloomberg reports.
Google is expected to come under fire by a U.K. parliamentary committee for failing to quickly remove links to privacy-invading content, the Guardian reports.
Some states and legal experts are raising questions about the legality and ethics of whether employers should be able to weigh information on a potential applicant’s Facebook account, the Los Angeles Times reports.
The New York Times examines how comedians are increasingly producing their own stand-up specials and offering them directly to viewers on the Internet.
USA Today looks at whether a new app dishes too much.
A federal judge denied Apple’s request to force Motorola Mobility to turn over information about Google’s development of its Android mobile-phone system, Bloomberg reports.
Foreign investors are renewing calls that Olympus pick a more independent chairman, Reuters reports.
ZDNet says Microsoft is banning its marketing and sales teams from buying Macs and iPads.
Twitter turns six years old today, and Mashable celebrates.