Friday Wrap Up: September 2

A weekly wrap up of some relevant news of late, or otherwise interesting articles we think are worthy of passing on to you. So sit back, catch up on some news, and enjoy your Friday.

United Pilots on iPads: United Airlines announced last week that it will replace over 10,000 pilot logbooks with iPad computers. The switch to paperless documentation will save 16,000 sheets of paper, 1,900 trees and 326,000 gallons of annual jet fuel.

Heath Care Technology: Mobile devices and emerging technologies are fueling the creation of a $1.3 billion health care WiFi industry within the next five years, according to ABI Research.

The Drawbacks of HTML5 for Mobile Applications: While HTML5 has some pretty good upsides for mobile applications, there are some serious downsides to deal with as well.

Late to the Party: Research In Motion on Thursday announced a new music sharing system based on its BlackBerry Messenger instant messaging system.

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