Thursday’s News: Interested in a Green Job that Pays $30 an Hour?

Green Jobs that Make $30 an Hour (Environmental Engineer, Computer Systems Analyst among the top five) [ via Yahoo]

Tech Sector Employment Still in Slump [WSJ]

Tech Layoffs Continue, Despite Signs of Economic Improvement [Mercury News]

Applied Materials Plans Up to 1,500 Job Cuts [NYT]

Former Employees a Growing IT Security Threat [Ernst & Young]

H-P to Acquire 3Com for $2.7 Billion [WSJ]

Intel Will Pay $1.25 Billion to Settle Disputes With Rival [NYT]

iPhone Apps Take Root as Cottage Industry [WSJ]

11 Opensource Companies to Watch [CIO]

LinkedIn for Blackberry Smartphones [CIO]

Life After the Military: Disabled Vets Win Federal IT Contracts [NetworkWorld]

In Downturn’s Wake, Women Hold Half of U.S. Jobs [WSJ]

Job Woes Exacting a Toll on Family Life [NYT]


Facebook Developer Quits Project over Apple Tyranny [TechCrunch]

Jared N. Schwartz, M.D., Ph.D., Joins Aperio as Chief Medical Officer [Aperio via BW]

Edwards Named President, COO of CommScope [CommScope via BW]