Daily Links 12/8/09: Mobile Solutions Provider Movitas Acquires PhindMe

SAP to launch Salesforce.com rival in mid-2010
Plans new web-based programs for sales management
Article doesn't suggest where the existing "Business ByDesign" architecture fits in here.

SAP Influencer event: First impressions (Enterprise Irregulars)

SAP and Siemens Sign Global Reseller Agreement for i.s.h.med and i.c.m.health
Companies Address Growing Market of IT Solutions for Healthcare
(PR Newswire)

Putting a Bar Code on Places, Not Just Products (New York Times: Bits)

Top 10 Internet of Things Products of 2009 (Read Write Web)

Eastern Technology Council honors Enterprise Award winners (Philadelphia Business Journal: Technology Blog)

Agilence Secures $2 Million in Venture Capital Funding
Investment Will Enable Provider of Innovative Loss Prevention Solutions to Expand Product Development, Sales, and Marketing
(Business Wire)

Mobile Solutions Provider Movitas Acquires PhindMe
Advances Strategies for Bringing Mobile Solutions to Location-Centric Businesses
(Business Wire)
As first reported here last Thursday.

TNT: Historical Society’s interactive PhilaPlace Web site needs your stories (Technically Philly)

Liberty CEO discusses Comcast, MGM
Maffei: Comcast gets hedge, but pays high price
(The Hollywood Reporter)

Comcast-NBC U merger could hurt consumers
(Philadelphia Inquirer: Op Ed)

Tyco Electronics Q1 profit may top Street view (Reuters)

Sarnoff Releases Acadia® II SoC Development Platform
(Business Wire)