AT&T and Other ISPs May Be Getting Ready to Filter

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For the last 15 years, Internet service providers have acted - to use an old cliche - as wide-open information super-highways, letting data flow uninterrupted and unimpeded between users and the Internet. But I.S.P.’s may...

PS3 Gets Ready to Rumble With DVR

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Prototypes of the new rumble-enabled PS3 SixAxis controller are already in the hands of numerous Sony developers, according to industry insider site Inner Bits - via Next-Gen.biz. A blog on the site where "game developers...

AMD Claims Quad-core Desktop CPUs Ready for Christmas

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This week, AMD announced its quad-core desktop CPU codenamed Agena FX in Sunnyvale, California. The processor was featured in single and dual-socket configurations – the dual-socket configurations mark AMD's first demonstration of an 8-core desktop....

Motorola CEO is ready to take on iPhone

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Motorola Chairman and CEO Ed Zander says his company is ready for competition from Apple's iPhone, due out next month. When asked "How do you deal with that?" by M.R. Rangaswami of Sand Hill Group...

Feds Ready Plan to Fight ID Theft

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The federal government will release its plan to combat identity theft in the U.S. on Monday. After nearly a year's work, the President's Identity Theft Task Force will release its findings Monday at a press...

HP is ready to play in the gaming market

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In hopes of stealing a piece of the online gaming industry, Hewlett-Packard's gaming unit "Game On" (part of the company's Technology Solutions Group) is currently developing a gaming technology in its research centers. The company...

Wii Will Tell You When Wii Are Ready

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Nintendo denied reports this week in British tabloid papers that their Wii console will be released "at the end of November, priced around £170". "It's pure speculation on the part of the newspaper - we...

Are you Ready for Vista RC1?

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Muhammad Umer pointed me in the direction of the following statement posted quite a while ago on the Windows Vista Team Blog. It's something we haven't covered but pretty important if you downloaded the CPP...

Wi-Fi Ready Microsoft iPod Killer By Christmas?

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Microsoft's 'iPod-killer' plans appear to promise everything one would expect from a giant company with deep pockets attempting to burst a competitor's bubble. News today indicates the Microsoft media playing device will sport video and...

Sapphire Ready to Ship HDMI Card

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Graphics card maker Sapphire are gloating today after announcing that they will be the first to bring out a PC graphics card with a HDMI output, which is the preferred output for HD media. The...

High-def TV not ready for Net's prime time

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Television and consumer electronics are benefiting from the new high-definition video formats, but there may not be enough room to enable that type of quality on the internet. A high-definition (HD) streaming video can require...

MTV's Online Music Service Gets Ready To Roll

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Is Sumner Redstone late to the digital music party, or is it just getting started? Redstone's Viacom will find out sometime next year, when his MTV unit will roll out its long-anticipated online music service....

Shuttle Launches NVIDIA SLI Ready XPC

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The XPC SN26P is the world's first small form factor system based on the NVIDIA nForce4 SLI chipset. Designed to support GeForce 7 series graphics cards, this award winning barebone is a must-have component of...

High Definition DVDs Ready for Production

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A consortium of manufacturers has announced its readiness to begin volume production of high definition recordable DVDs (HD DVDs). The first HD DVDR discs will go on sale next year, at around the same time...

Browsers Get Ready for Graphics Boost

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Since first becoming a Web standard nearly four years ago, SVG has lagged in adoption as developers waited for broader support for next-generation Web graphics. But upcoming plans from two Web browser makers to natively...

AOL gets ready to launch free Web e-mail

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America Online is testing a Web-based e-mail service that will compete with Yahoo Mail, Microsoft's Hotmail and Google's Gmail. Right now, the beta service is available to AOL subscribers only, but it...

Get Ready To Call iTunes

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Apple Computer and Motorola could soon show us the mobile phone they are developing to play music purchased from Apple's iTunes online music store. "We've said we have something coming on this in the first...

iTunes not ready to sing 'O Canada'

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Apple Computer has missed its self-imposed deadline for launching a Canadian version of its online music store. The company had promised a November launch of iTunes in the country. But as of...

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