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  • News: Groups say gag order on Intel/AMD case is 'unjust'

    A tech trade group and a handful of news organisations have asked a US court to lift its order to seal documents in the pending antitrust lawsuit brought against Intel by AMD, saying the gag order has "unnecessarily and unjustly" withheld information from the public.

  • News: Registry Cleaners compared: speed up your PC

    The Windows Registry is an essential system file that houses a massive collection of details about your computer where programs are stored, which helper programs (known as DLLs) are shared among your various applications, listings of all your Start-menu shortcuts, and pointers to the programs that fire up when you click on an icon. And that's just the beginning.

  • News: New Asus Eee PCs target emerging markets

    Eee PC-maker Asus hopes the lower price point for its latest mini-laptops will boost their sales in developing countries.

  • News: Windows Vista users rush to install SP1

    Windows performance and metrics researcher Devil Mountain Software says Windows Vista users have been quicker to install the first service pack for the OS than XP users have been to adopt XP Service Pack 3 (SP3).

  • Video: Lenovo 3000 N200 - In Brief

    The Lenovo 3000 N200 is a classic example of old-school laptop design – a large black slab, promoting function over form.

  • News: Microsoft patch software introduces Windows 7

    Microsoft has seeded Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) - its popular corporate patch product - with references to Windows 7, the upcoming replacement for Windows Vista, according to network administrators.

  • News: Intel Classmate PC 3 adds touchscreen

    Intel has upgraded its low-cost Classmate PC with new hardware that's designed to make the laptop more user-friendly than its predecessors.

  • News: Intel to release dual-core Atom in September

    Intel plans to release a dual-core Atom processor in September, part of a motherboard package that's designed for low-cost desktops, the company said at the Intel Developer Forum (IDF) in San Francisco.

  • News: 2,000-strong team working on Windows 7

    Microsoft has 25 'feature teams' of about 100 employees each working on the upcoming replacement to Windows Vista - currently called Windows 7.

  • News: Intel lays out solid-state drive roadmap

    Intel outlined at IDF the roadmap for its upcoming line of solid-state drives that will use flash-based solid-state memory to store data - and replace hard drives in some computers.

  • News: Intel 'Centrino 3' to ramp up graphics power

    Intel said at the Intel Developer Forum (IDF) on Tuesday that its next-generation platform for laptops will provide more visually stunning graphics and better power management features

  • News: Intel Atom-based OQO on show at IDF

    Handheld computer maker OQO is showing off an Atom-based device at the Intel Developer Forum (IDF) in San Francisco, a significant design win for the chip maker.

  • News: Intel: Teachers & technology can change the world

    Technology plays a big role in economic development, but more teachers are needed to educate users on its usage, especially in emerging economies, Intel's chairman said on Tuesday.

  • News: A third of Vista PC buyers downgrade to XP

    More than one in every three new PCs is downgraded from Windows Vista to the older Windows XP, either at the factory or by the buyer, according to a US performance and metrics researcher

  • News: IBM shrinks SRAM to boost PC speeds

    IBM claims to have developed technology that could reduce power consumption and speed up performance of processors used in PCs, servers and other devices.

  • News: New MS antitrust battle focuses on Windows XP

    Microsoft's long-running anti-trust battle continues, with Taiwan's Fair Trade Commission announcing an investigation into whether or not the Windows developer holds a monopoly position over the island's software market and if it abuses such a position.

  • News: HP launches rugged ultraportable laptops

    HP has launched new ultraportable laptops in the US that can easily switch between wireless 3G broadband networks and withstand harsh environmental conditions.

  • News: Fujitsu to launch mini laptop at IFA

    Fujitsu Siemens is to enter the mini laptop market with at IFA. Few details are known about the computer but it can be seen in a YouTube video and appears to be about the same size as competing mini-laptops.

  • Video: Acer Aspire One user review

    One user's review of "a good Linux laptop". User jswscoot is particularly impressed by the Aspire One's more professional style and finish, when compared to the Asus Eee PC.

  • News: August 2008's 7 coolest gadgets revealed

    The sun may not be shining but technology manufacturers are making us sizzle with their latest products. We check out August's hottest gadgets.

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