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  • News: Patch Tuesday prepares Vista PCs for SP1

    Microsoft's 'super' Patch Tuesday updates included a set of non-security updates that prepare customers to install Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1).

  • News: Acer planning Asus Eee PC rival

    Acer plans to release new products in the second or third quarter of this year aimed at ultra-mobility and the low-cost segment of the PC market, according to chairman JT Wang.

  • News: EC antitrust raids hit Intel & DSG International

    The European Commission has raided Intel's offices in Munich, the offices of German consumer electronics vendor Media Markt and DSG International, which runs Dixons in the UK, as part of an ongoing antitrust investigation.

  • News: Picture: BenQ's new Mobile Internet Device

    BenQ is showing off a new user interface on an ultramobile PC at the Mobile World Congress, and said it plans to start marketing the product in the second quarter of this year

  • News: Mac OS X 10.5.2 Leopard update launches

    Apple has today released the Mac OS X 10.5.2 update for Macs running Leopard.

  • News: Office 2007 interface coming to Windows apps

    Microsoft's Office 2007 'ribbon' interface will be introduced to a number of Windows applications in the next version of the operating system, according to Bill Gates.

  • News: New Asus U2E laptop has LED backlight

    Asustek continues to innovate around the low-power ultraportable format, with the new 1.25kg, battery-friendly U2E laptop set to launch in Taiwan next week.

  • News: Dell to launch Penryn-based Inspiron laptops

    Dell plans to launch several Inspiron laptops featuring Intel's new 45-nanometre Penryn processors in the next few weeks, according to a spokesperson for the company.

  • News: Intel builds chip for MacBook Air-killers

    Intel has shrunk another processor that will be incorporated into new ultra-thin laptops, possibly creating competition for the processor it developed for the MacBook Air ultra-thin laptop.

  • News: New version of Windows XP SP3 launched

    Microsoft has released another build of Windows XP SP3 to a closed-set group of testers. "This release catches the build up on previously released hotfixes and responds to critical feedback from previous betas," said a Microsoft spokesperson.

  • News: AMD vs Intel: The future of desktop CPUs

    It’s the epic, age-old battle that just keeps being resurrected. Chip-giant Intel and the underdog Advanced Micro Devices Inc (AMD) go head-to-head for desktop dominance. So what will 2008 hold for desktop processors?

  • News: PC Advisor's 30 great Valentine's day gifts

    It's not too late spoil your loved one this 14 February. Whether you're aiming to woo a new flame or simply keep the home fires burning, we've got technological gifts both large and small that will make you popular this Valentine's day.

  • News: 15 great ways to dress up your Windows PC

    Bored with Window's appearance? Fancy giving it a makeover? Well you can, these 15 downloads we’ve picked out will let you dress it up and tweak its appearance just about any way you want. Create a virtual 3D space or even add the Mac OS X dock to your PC.

  • News: PC World offers £250 off MacBook Air

    PC World has extended its 3 mobile broadband 'free' laptop deal to include the Apple MacBook Air.

  • News: Vista SP1 available on BitTorrent

    Pirates can download the brand-new code for Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1), according to searches at several BitTorrent trackers.

  • News: Worldwide PC shipments hit 270m

    Worldwide PC shipments hit 75.9 million units in the last quarter of last year - a 13.1 percent increase over the same quarter in 2006, according to research firm Gartner. Similarly, Gartner noted that global PC shipments reached 271.2 million units in all of 2007, a 13.4 percent increase over 2006 numbers.

  • News: Torvalds: Mac OS X is 'crap', but Vista is worse

    Certain aspects of Apple's Mac OS X are "complete and utter crap" and "worse than Windows", according to Linux kernel creator Linus Torvalds.

  • News: NEC helps firms downgrade Vista to XP

    NEC is helping IT administrators to quickly 'downgrade' Windows Vista Business PCs to Windows XP Professional.

  • News: Windows Vista SP1 finalised, launches today

    Microsoft today launched the final version of Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1). The first major update to the Windows Vista operating system was released to manufacturing (RTM) and will be posted for download - at least in part. Windows Server 2008 was also publicly announced earlier today.

  • How-Tos: How to transfer data and settings between PCs

    Windows XP users have put up an almost heroic level of resistance to Vista, but a large percentage of PC owners will end up moving to Microsoft’s latest operating system (OS) in the end.



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