Japan's messaging app Line prepares for $1.1B IPO; FTC offers consumers security tips for their phones

More wireless news from across the web:

> Japan's messaging app Line Corp. said it is preparing for a potential $1.1 billion IPO. Wall Street Journal article

> In a recent security report, FTC offered consumers tips on securing their phones. Phone Arena article

> Microsoft announced a new partnership with Luna Mobile, which has in turn agreed to license Microsoft's mobile technology patents. Phone Scoop article

Mobile Developer News

> Apple's modified review guidelines for its App Store aim to ease development pitfalls and make it easier for developers to get their submissions approved. The company also put out an App Review Guidelines comic book because it didn't feel that the developer profession was attracting quite enough nerds. Article

Telecom News

> Cisco announced its intention to acquire CloudLock for $293 million in a move to improve its standing in the cloud infrastructure market. Article

Cable News

> Following Charter Communications' acquisition of Time Warner Cable, the company said it will ditch TWC's 75,000-square-foot headquarters in Manhattan. Article

And finally… MeetMe announced it acquired mobile flirting app Skout for $55 million in cash and stocks. VentureBeat article

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