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  • News: Official Windows Vista prices released

    Microsoft has released US pricing for Windows Vista, about a week after online retailer Amazon.com disclosed the OS's pricing on its website.

  • News: Microsoft nets phishing filter technology

    Microsoft is using data-mining techniques from a third party in its internet browsers to guard against 'phishing' attacks, where dubious websites try to harvest personal information from unknowing victims.

  • News: Buyers warned over DRAM price hikes

    Some of Taiwan's DRAM makers have reported record monthly sales for August, highlighting an increase in DRAM prices that could continue in the months ahead.

  • News: Dual-core boost for mobile gamers

    Desktop computers have long been the preferred systems of gamers, but that's starting to change, thanks to the introduction of more powerful mobile processors and mobile graphics chips.

  • News: Norwegian city cans high-profile Linux plans

    Two years ago the city of Bergen caught the attention of the IT world when it decided to go for a fully fledged Linux strategy. Now those plans have been put on hold.

  • News: Sun, Unisys file joint DRAM complaint

    Sun and Unisys seek compensation from Hynix, Infineon and Mitsubishi over price-fixing allegations.

  • News: Philips sees a future in healthcare

    Philips hopes to dominate the market for electronic healthcare products in much the same way that Apple conquered the ears of consumers with its successful iPod portable music player.

  • News: Mac Pro better deal than Dell

    According to Associated Press, Apple's Mac Pro is a better deal than a top-flight Dell PC.

  • News: Steve Irwin news devours bandwidth

    News of Australian crocodile hunter Steve Irwin's death had website traffic in overdrive today, with many news sites operating on low-bandwidth mode as a result of high traffic.

  • News: Free Wi-Fi for World Bank meeting

    Singapore's Infocomm Development Authority is testing a free wireless internet service ahead of the annual meeting of the boards of governors of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank, which take place this month in Singapore.

  • News: Windows Vista RC1 released

    After several delays, it appears Microsoft may get the next version of its Windows client operating system to customers according to its current timetable.

  • News: Clearing system for universities 'in chaos'

    The Universities and Colleges Admissions Service has sent heads of university and college admissions offices enormous computer files filled with nothing but gobbledegook.

  • News: Samsung announces Origami update

    Samsung will introduce an upgraded version of its Q1 ultra-mobile PC with extended battery life, HSDPA connectivity and a more powerful processor.

  • News: TDK develops 200GB Blu-ray disc

    In the battle of optical storage formats, Blu-ray Disc has added another weapon: even more storage.

  • News: Sony names product safety chief

    Sony has appointed one of its presidents to oversee product quality and safety, the first time such a high-level member of staff has taken that position at the company.

  • News: Intel may lay off thousands next week

    Intel will announce the results of an internal review of its operations next week that could result in thousands of layoffs at the company, according to published reports.

  • News: Parental controls offered by Microsoft

    Microsoft has opened up testing of a web-based service that allows parents to control what their children do on the internet.

  • News: Hitachi hard disks target DVR market

    Hitachi hopes to win market share from rival Toshiba with three new high-capacity hard drives that will reach the digital video recording and navigation markets in 2007.

  • News: Another Firefox 2.0 beta arrives

    Mozilla has released another test version of Firefox 2.0, which will be the next major version of its popular open-source browser.

  • News: Microsoft Zune will fail, analyst predicts

    An analyst last night labelled Microsoft's Zune music player 'underwhelming', and said it is unlikely to dent Apple's share in the market.

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