Links of the day

Total Telecom – Low-cost handsets to account for half of all mobile phones by 2014

Google’s new search update “Caffeine” changes both look and feel | VentureBeat

Delicious Founder: I Wish I Had Not Sold to Yahoo – hacks to get a human operator on the end of the phone

NY Mag Commenters Get Hired for HSBC’s SoapboxCampaign – PSFK

Some Serious Freeconomics – interesting points from Fred Wilson

Revealed: why Facebook acquired FriendFeed – Brand Republic News – Brand Republic – Will McInnes talks about the Facebook | Friendfeed deal.

Yahoo’s Hadoop Genius Leaves For Startup (YHOO) – spiraling the drain

Kids want to own, not stream, their music says survey – The Next Web

Revisionist History: Bartz Claims Yahoo Was Never A Search Engine – Danny Sullivan shows the holes in Yahoo!’s spin around the search deal with Microsoft

Digital Evangelist: 72Hours in what have I learnt about my Nokia? – interesting learning experience on Symbian and Ovi web services

Nokia outsmarted on smartphones