The Byte - Sprint lawsuit, Sony online sharing, Barclay PayTag, DEMO start ups


New York has filed a lawsuit against Sprint Nextel for under collecting $100 million worth of sales taxes. Sony plans to launch its online photo sharing service PlayMemories Online next week in six countries. UK's BarclayCard introduced the Barclay PayTag, a sticker that effectively turns any phone into an NFC payment device. Start ups are vying for attention at DEMO Spring in Santa Clara. Nick Barber is a multimedia correspondent for IDG News Service in Boston. Follow him Twitter @nickjb.