Thursday’s Headline Roundup

Dice NewsAOL’s Tim Armstrong: "We’re Doing Very Heavy Engineering Recruiting Right Now" [Business Insider]

Hewlett-Packard Cancels Holiday Break for Sales Staff [Bloomberg]

Five TSA Employees Put on Leave After Security Manual Found Online [eWeek]

How To Know You’ve Hired A Killer Team [Business Insider]

Small government contractors can lead job creation [Washington Technology]

Recession’s Grip Loosens, But IT Budgets Still Feel Squeeze [ITBE]

11 things I didn’t know about app development [VentureBeat]

Video Driving Cisco Growth [InformationWeek]

Twitter: All Developers Will Get Access to the Firehose in Early 2010 [ReadWriteWeb]