Technology News Archive - January 17, 2010


China's largest e-commerce firm Alibaba Group slammed its major shareholder Yahoo Inc on Saturday, saying Yahoo's support of Google in its dispute with China was "reckless."


Microsoft's Bing continues to gain share of the search market at its partner Yahoo's expense.


A price war broke out late last week in the wireless industry, as Verizon Wireless and Dallas-based AT&T Inc traded cuts on some of their monthly plans.

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Citizen-reporting platform Ushahidi has gained international renown this week for its innovative contribution to information-gathering in the wake of the earthquake in Haiti. Now, Ushahidi, in partnership with U.S.


Göttingen scientists develop an autonomous walking robot that flexibly switches between many different gaits by using "chaos control."

HONOLULU, Jan. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Telecommunications Conference (PTC) 2010 -- Antenna Technology Communications Inc.

SEOUL, South Korea, Jan. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT), a global leader in mobile telecommunications, today inaugurated a new era in Korea's mobile lifestyle with the introduction of MOTOROI(TM), the first smart phone in Korea to be powered by Android(TM) version 2.0.