Google's I/O conference, SAP Sapphire, Symantec and Microsoft's smartphone prospects are the key themes for today. Get the day’s rolling posts via Twitter,RSS, or email.
Here's a look at Thursday, May 20:
Google I/O dominated the tech news landscape. There's a laundry
list of news, but perhaps the biggest item was the formation of WebM, an open source video codec project based on Google technology acquired from On2. In a nutshell, most major players---with the exception of Apple for now---are on board with WebM. It's not too often you can get Microsoft, Google and Mozilla to agree on something. Also see: