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Music Pirates are Cheapskates, Some of Them

Asian consumers divided on confidence – export orientated economies like Korea and Japan are afraid of contagion from Europe

Microsoft sells out of Surface Pro, just like the Zune HD did in 2009 (Daniel Eran Dilger/AppleInsider) – selling out is a PR quotient now rather than a real measure

XML’s 15th Birthday – interesting reflections from Tim Bray

Hong Kong TV Drama Plays Out Uneasy Ties With China

The Ripple Effect of Windows 8 – interesting reflections on Windows 8. However I would also point out that Microsoft operating systems

The BRICs and beyond – PWC – interesting forecasts (PDF)

Excapite: Rethinking the terms of engagement in the age of the network