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  • Video: Intel Centrino 2 launches

    Intel's Centrino platform has received its first major update since it was launched in 2003. The Centrino 2 platform combines a Core 2 Duo processor runing between 2.26GHz and 3.06GHz, a graphics chipset capable of handling high-definition graphics and a wireless chipset.

  • News: Three new Eee PCs on the way from Asus

    Asus plans to launch as many as three new Eee PCs in the next few months, and expects to sell between 1.5 million and 1.8 million Eee PCs in the third quarter, up from 1 million in Q2.

  • News: Google targets open-source for low-cost laptops

    Google is actively working with open-source developers to integrate its applications in the OS, a Linux developer said at the Linuxworld conference.

  • News: Siemens to kill Fujitsu Siemens joint venture

    The Wall Street Journal claims Siemens wants to end its nine year-old PC joint venture with Fujitsu.

  • News: Lenovo takes on Eee PC with £319 IdeaPad S10

    Lenovo has become the latest major laptop maker to enter the fast-growing netbook market, launching the IdeaPad S10 with a starting price of £319

  • News: Sun calls for solid-state storage standards

    Solid-state hard drive manufacturers need to unite and establish an umbrella organisation that establishes standards that define the technology, such as performance, according to Sun Microsystems.

  • News: Microsoft working on Windows successor

    Microsoft has started developing software that will take over from Windows.

  • News: Apple dominates European education sales

    Apple has retained its position as Europe's number one PC manufacturer to education markets, according to research firm Gartner, and has now held the position for eight successive quarters.

  • News: US can seize travellers' laptops indefinitely

    A new policy detailed in documents issued by the US Department of Homeland Security reveals that US agents now have the authority to seize and retain the laptops of those travelling to the US indefinitely.

  • News: MSI Wind to get longer battery life

    MSI is planning a new version of its Wind mini-laptop with a far better, 6-cell battery, than the one currently on offer.

  • News: 5 simple DIY laptop upgrades

    Your laptop may be old, but that doesn't mean its days are numbered. These five DIY basic upgrades will help you breathe new life into your portable PC

  • Video: How to boost Windows Vista

    Speed up Vista's responsiveness. If you're tired of Windows Vista's sluggish performance, watch this.

  • Video: How to start up your PC faster

    Get your machine up and running faster with our tips and quick fixes.

  • Video: How to instantly shut down your PC

    Get your XP and Vista PC to power down faster. Are you tired of clicking relentlessly to get your PC to shut down? Follow these keyboard shortcuts and power options tips to instantly shut down your Windows machine.

  • Video: World Tech Update: 1 August 2008

    Cuil tries to compete with Google, kids program their own computer games, Intel’s Classmate gets a big order, the IOC admits to a censorship deal, Asus’s Eee Box launches, a Facebook faker gets a fine, Comcast is punished, the friendly skies might not be so friendly and a new cell phone service helps you do more than just make calls.

  • News: O2 offers bundles home and mobile broadband

    O2 is offering landline broadband for free along with its £20 per month mobile broadband deal.

  • News: Windows Vista 64-bit PC usage doubles

    The installed base of 64-bit Windows Vista PCs as a percentage of all Vista systems has more than doubled worldwide in the past three months, according to Microsoft

  • Video: Asus Eee PC 1000 - In Brief

    It may be conspicuously bigger than the Eee PC that kicked off the craze for cheap mini laptops, but the Eee PC 1000 is still an ultraportable by most reckoning.

  • News: Apple: 'get ready for MacBook and iPod shortage'

    As a number of new products come on stream, Apple is warning resellers that many of its core products may be in short supply in the next few weeks.

  • News: Intel announces third-generation Classmate PC

    Intel has confirmed it is working on the third generation of its Classmate PC, which it claims will be more user-friendly.

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