Here are the emerging technology stories for the week of December 10th.
Facebook Apps Running on Other Sites - Social networking site Facebook continues to open up development options on their platform with the latest moves making it possible to run applications designed for Facebook on external websites.
New Intel Chips to do WiMax - A chip prototype from Intel has the ability to handle WiMax and standard WiFi, potentially making it much easier to build cross-over wireless gadgets.
Adobe Open Sources Flex Connections - In a not unexpected move, Adobe is open sourceing the Blaze DS technology that handles the back-end data connections for Flex applications.
New Rechargeable Batteries from Toshiba - Toshiba announces new industrial batteries called Super Charge ion Batteries that can potentially be recharged in less than five minutes.