10 Things You Need To Know This Morning

Good morning!

Here’s the overnight news.

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  • LG bought WebOS, the smartphone operating system that used to power the Palm Pre, from HP.┬áLG will use it in TVs. (UPDATE: CNET has pulled its scoop.)
  • Here’s a new Q&A with Nokia CEO Stephen Elop.
  • Here is another very humongous smartphone, this time from Chinese manufacturer ZTE.
  • Barnes & Noble’s chairman wants to buy the retail chain and spinout its Nook business.
  • AirWatch, which helps companies manage the smartphones employees bring to work, just raised $200 million.
  • GM is going to build LTE from AT&T into its cars.
  • These are the most eligible bachelors and bachelorettes in tech.
  • Facebook struck a deal with 18 operators to pay for the data consumers use when they access Facebook’s messenger app.
  • More details leaked about Windows Blue, Microsoft’s upgrade to Windows 8, due this summer.
  • Yahoo told its remote employees they have to come into an office for work. Here’s why.

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