News to know: Google phone; Apple-Nokia; SAP; Oracle-Sun; JooJoo; Microsoft

Google phone, Apple's countersuit against Nokia, the Crunchpad/JooJoo lawsuit and Microsoft's consumer business are at the top of the headlines.

Here are today’s notable headlines. You can get News To Know via email alert and RSS daily. For continuous updates see BNET’s around-the-Web tech coverage:

Andrew Nusca: Google to launch unlocked Nexus One Android smartphone in 2010; disrupt mobile industry

Oliver Marks: Future Differentiation of 'Social Media' from Collaboration

Jason D. O'Grady: Apple countersues Nokia over iPhone patents

Heather Clancy: SAP gets into the sustainability act with new management dashboard

Doug Hanchard: EU wants Microsoft to testify on Oracle-Sun merger: Why?

Sam Diaz: Lawsuits - and mud-slinging - begin in CrunchPad/JooJoo dispute

Mary Jo Foley: Analyst: 'It is game over for Microsoft in consumer'

Michael Krigsman: Cloud economics: The importance of multi-tenancy

Robin Harris: Linux kicks Microsoft back

Rachel King: Nokia 5235 Comes With Music arriving in early 2010

Michael Krigsman: Managing death-march projects

Joe McKendrick: You can't beat the dead SOA horse

Harry Fuller: Nature: no free lunch...have we learned this lesson?

Sean Portnoy: Who would pay for a $1,000 HDMI cable?

Andrew Nusca: Google to launch unlocked Nexus One Android smartphone in 2010; disrupt mobile industry

Chris Jablonski: Manhattan Beach Project to reverse aging by 2029

Jennifer Leggio: Quick'n'Dirty Podcast: Lucky No. 25 brings Plantronics to listeners' ears

Jason Perlow: Happy Chanukah, and Live Long and Prosper

Paul Murphy: An open letter to Larry Ellison

Matthew Miller: Sony rolls out EPUB content, makes B&N nook transition easy and international

Heather Clancy: Is this LED hotel a thing of beauty or frivolity?

Harry Fuller: Canada, tar sands and global warming

Larry Dignan: Schmidt's privacy flap and Mozilla's potential revenue diversification

Harry Fuller: Hot, and getting hotter

Joe McKendrick: Sun's last SOA hurrah? New releases of Java EE, NetBeans, Glassfish

Harry Fuller: It's show me the money time in Copenhagen

Heather Clancy: Wind winds up the year big with agreement for $2B Oregon project

Doug Hanchard: DOJ vs. Google: Will it happen? Unlikely - as government would lose

Heather Clancy: More Green IT trend data, this time from McKinsey

Larry Dignan: Your turn: The decade's most annoying Web developments

Adrian Kingsley-Hughes: Are iPhone users suffering from "Stockholm Syndrome"

Dana Blankenhorn: What makes telehealth work?

Harry Fuller: Carbon emissions, and burn, baby, burn

Rachel King: FCC approves Acer Liquid A1; probably headed for AT&T 3G

Mary Jo Foley: Tips and tricks for navigating the Microsoft licensing morass

Forrester: Office 2010's June release: Time to strategize - and segment

Mary Jo Foley: The rumors were right: Microsoft buys management vendor Opalis

Doug Hanchard: Canadian government overrules CRTC, allows Globalive to offer mobile services

Ed Burnette: Dell unable to meet demand for Christmas, blames parts suppliers and elves

Paula Rooney: Microsoft, Red Hat announce open source releases in same week

Michael Krigsman: SAP Business by Design: Taming the multi-tenant beast

Dana Blankenhorn: Red Hat adds SPICE to your open source holiday

CNET: Yahoo tweets real-time search

Rachel King: No, no, no: the Hello Kitty DK-133KT LCD TV

Dan Kusnetzky: AT&T Responds