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  • Video: World Technology Update, August 08 2008

    Cars that sense when your about to have a collision, new laptop rules at US borders and we take Toyota’s robotic transporter for a spin. All that news and more on this week's World Tech Update.

  • News: Analyst: New MacBook and iPods planned

    New iPods and a new laptop model could be on the way at an Apple special event in September, according to Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster.

  • News: Seven 'critical' Microsoft patches coming next week

    Next week's 'Patch Tuesday' roundup of Microsoft updates will deliver 12 security fixes to plug critical vulnerabilities in Windows, Office, Internet Explorer and Windows Media Player.

  • News: IBM reconfigures Lotus Foundations for Linux

    IBM has reconfigured its Lotus Foundations software, which includes Lotus Notes, Sametime and Symphony, to preload on Linux distributions like Red Hat, Ubuntu and Novell's Suse Linux.

  • News: Dell hits carbon neutral target

    Computer giant Dell claims it has hit its Carbon Neutrality target five months ahead of schedule.

  • News: Multi-touch HP laptops coming in 18 months

    Multi-touch laptops from HP could be available within 18 months, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal (WSJ).

  • News: Asus confirms Wii-style Eee Stick controllers

    Asus has confirmed that it will launch its own Nintendo Wii-style gaming controllers, and ship them with some models in its Eee PC line.

  • News: Microsoft & Samsung speed up SSDs on Vista

    Samsung is working with software makers to boost solid-state disk (SSD) performance on operating systems, and has revealed it's in talks with Microsoft to improve the performance of the technology on Windows.

  • 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: 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.

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