Webwire: M-pay coming to Windows Phone; IBM scores with NBN Co

Microsoft will include m-payment features in the next version of Windows Phone, in a bid to keep up with Google's Android, according to insiders.
 
Australia's NBN Co has tapped IBM to serve as the prime OSS/BSS systems integrator for the National Broadband Network.
 
Apple and Microsoft have hired linguists to provide expert testimony in a legal spat to determine whether Apple is entitled to trademark the term “app store.”
 
Mozilla has launched Firefox 4 mobile apps for Android and Maemo operating systems. The company claims the new release is up to three times faster than the stock Android browser.
 
Warner Brothers Records website was taken down briefly in an attack by Anonymous, in protest at the studio's involvement in a lawsuit against file sharing company LimeWire.
 
Online music site Spotify yesterday issued an apology to users for allowing a malware-infected ad to run. The malicious code mimicked a Microsoft anti-virus site, and could infect a machine with no user input.

 

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