16 - 30 November 2000
NEC Recall 300 Notebooks With Crusoe Processor
Over PCs - Internet Appliances to Gain Ground. We'll
Ready for Latest Construction Job. Nice simulated picture.
Jump in Q3 Wafer Capacity Could Spell Trouble. Skip
this one if you are easily bored.
Netscape Jump the Gun With New Browser?
Voodoo 5 Graphics Cards Incompatible with Pentium 4 Motherboards
Announces DDR Memory Motherboards for AMD and Intel CPUs
Introduces 650MHz & 667MHz Versions of the VIA Cyrix III Processor. These
are Socket 370 processors.
Street Abandons PC Stocks
Rings a Black Hole
Prepares Assault on Workstation, Server Segments
Front in the Digital-Music Battle
Buy Stores Recalling Pentium 4 Machines. Excessive
heat and inadequate performance... More here.
Athlon - too hot to trot?
Virus Gaining Speed in Unusual Ways. Virus blocks
users from anti-virus Websites.
Spruces up Times Square
for a Storage Revolution? Constellation
3D's new storage tech will pack 100GB on a DVD-sized optical disk and
10GB on a credit card-sized drive. C3D's
Begins for Shuttle Space Station Mission. To
add solar power wings larger than the wings on a 747. A new "star" in
Licenses Breakthrough 3D Technology to Microsoft
Activates New Slamming Rules. This
has happened to my company without my authorization. I didn't
pay the perpetrators a dime and told them to take it to court if they
didn't like it. They didn't.
Announces the Next Version of FrontPage. Now in Beta
2. To be available mid 2001.
5 CD-RW drives. Plunging prices. A little old,
but news, etc. worthy.
Code: Security or Censorship?
Depending on Microsoft's approach, code signing could secure not only the desktop,
but the software giant's control over it as well.
People Using the Web as a Doctor
Asks Court To Overrule Breakup Order
TV Puts Couch Potatoes to Work
Beat Out Retailers in Customer Satisfaction Survey
is on a Par With PIII and Athlon in Some Tests
of the Post-PC Era. Good...
I'm getting tired of the recent back to the mainframe mentality. The
bigger "they" get, the more "they" want to centralize,
control, and thereby profit more from everything.
Microchips. More here.
Undersea Internet Cable Damaged. In case you were wondering
why some web sites in the Pacific have been slow... More detail here.
Holes Found in Windows Media Player
Servers: The New Data Butlers
Are Becoming Studios
Windows Now Playing Catchup to Linux?
World's Fastest Graphics Out in January. More here.
Develops Paper-thin Digital Display
Remains Wired to a Future Net
Voting System Could Be Built For $250 Million
You Use Napster, You're Being Watched
TV Brings New Tricks to the Old Box. Microsoft, AOL rally
to lure couch potatoes to surf along.
Orders Lagging for Pentium 4 Systems
Radio Prepares to Blast Off
Pilot Progra Takes Off. Experimental
systems with Intel's 64-bit Itanium chip will be available to selected
participants in early 2001.
Napster-Like Idea Blasted Off
Sets Own World Record in Advertisement for New Web Site
Get Smarter Than the Wearer
Benefits from Surfers at Work
11/21/00 Gigabyte Announces GA-ATX Socket
423, Pentium 4 Motherboard With Intel 850 Chipset. Specifications...
Unveils Prototype Humanoid Robot. More here. A
Picture of Honda's "Tin Man"...
Delivers Pentium 4 Desktops and Workstations
Releases AGP 8X Spec For Public Comment
4: New Chip, Old Problems. Expecting the Pentium 4 to
be everything you want it to be? Prepare for a few disapointments...
4 Fails Business Test
Launches 850 Pro Pentium 4 Motherboard With Intel 850 Chipset.
to Give Away Development Workstations... containing the latest
AMD Athlon processor with DDR memory and Microsoft Visual Studio 6.0
development toolset complimented by the Visual C++ 6.0 Processor Pack.
Introduces The Pentium 4 Processor. The
only Pentium 4 motherboard I can find out there is the Intel D850GB. The
P4 uses a new socket, Socket423, instead of the Socket370 used by most
PentiumII/III/Cleron processors and motherboards. It will also
require new memory (Rambus) and a new, Pentium 4 compatible power supply.
Future Rides with Pentium 4 Chip
New Pentium 4 Processor. Lot's
of nitty gritty.
Retailers Jump the Gun on Pentium 4
Week in Review: Slugfest at Comdex
Alert! Commentary & analysis of week's chip
Demos Interoperability of New V.92 MODEM Recommendation. The
V.92 key features:
Receive incoming phone calls during a MODEM session
Upstream speeds up to 48Kbps
May Drag Ramp of Pentium 4
Pleased With Pentium 4
USB or FireWire Connect With Consumers?
Rewritable Drives Battle it Out at Comdex
Problem. All the world's oil could be used without wrecking
the climate says a leading climate analyst.
One of First U.S. Cities to Merge Internet, Phones
Light on Tangible Products
MSN Instant Messaging Services Growing Fast
1998 & 1999