Welcome to this morning’s edition of “First To Know,” a series in which we keep you in the know on what’s happening in the digital world. We’re keeping our eyes on three particular stories of interest today.
India Asking Facebook, Google to Censor Content
Executives from the Indian offices of Facebook, Google Microsoft and Yahoo are meeting with India’s telecommunications minister to follow up on earlier demands that those sites begin prescreening user-generated content from India, the New York Times reports.
Microsoft Releasing Major Update to Xbox Live
On Tuesday Microsoft will begin rolling out a new version of its Xbox Live interface with access to more entertainment channels, cloud storage and improved voice control.
Online Holiday Sales Up 15%
American spent $18.7 billion online between Nov. 1 to Dec. 2, up 15% from the same period a year ago, according to comScore.