mocoNews Quick Hits 02.12.2010

»  Why Microsoft (NSDQ: MSFT) acquiring RIM (NSDQ: RIMM) would be a bad idea. [eWeek]

»  Android more than doubled its U.S. market share in Q4 2009. [WSJ]

»  New research finds that games and entertainment apps are the most popular for iPhone and Android phones and on average, Android users spend more time using their apps. [Flurry]

»  Phizzle is powering mobile marketing for NBA All-Star Weekend with text-to-win contests and other promotions. [digiday:DAILY]

»  Government appeals the court’s decision to prohibit it from accessing cellphone records when suspecting criminal activity. [Reuters]