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Blu-ray Disk Sales Ahead Of HD DVD

Recent figures from market researcher Nielsen VideoScan are confirming previous reports that Blu-ray is currently beating HD DVD in the high definition war. Sales of Blu-ray movies have accounted for more than 60% of the... More...

Fast, Cool Intel Chips Ahead

While AMD prepares its next set of processors--a multicore design code-named Barcelona and due this summer--Intel has already demonstrated samples of its more-advanced Penryn chip. It's manufactured in a 45nm process that uses hafnium-based high-k... More...

Sun pushing ahead in server market

This Tuesday, Sun Microsystems unveiled three new products destined for use in data centers as part of its x86 server platform. Products that will released are a 16-way x64 server, named the Sun Fire X4600... More...

Firefox: The Road Ahead

Now that Firefox is firmly establishing itself in the browser market (download graph), we can look forward to subsequent milestone releases by the Mozilla Foundation. Firefox 1.1 (Dubbed "Deer Park") is slated for release in... More...

Looking (Way) Ahead to Longhorn Server

While 2007 is still a long way off, Microsoft is making headway (at least on slide decks) with Longhorn Server, according to the Redmond software maker's partners. Before the Windows Server team can dedicate itself... More...

Analyst sees "hellish" holiday season ahead

Industry analysts at Wedbush Morgan predict a Christmas "disaster" for console publishers off the A-list. Wedbush Morgan Securites, financial analyst has issued that its annual preholiday reports in the console gaming sections.... More...

Xbox nudges ahead

Microsoft's Xbox price cut has appeared to pay off, with the company claiming its first ever weekly sales win against arch rival Sony PlayStation 2. In the week ending April 18, Xbox took 50 per... More...

FAQ: What's ahead for Microsoft

Q: What exactly did the European Union say? A: European regulators said that Microsoft broke EU law by abusing its "near monopoly" market power in the workgroup server and media player markets. ... More...

AMD CEO Looks Ahead

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. is focused. Focused on the future. And that future is a 64-bit world in which everything from portable PCs to servers to networking gear is powered by AMD Opteron or Athlon... More...

Ahead Nero 6.0 Released

Nero 6.0 Ultra Edition is the most comprehensive, versatile CD- and DVD-mastering and packet-writing suite on the market today. In fact, calling it a disc-authoring app is a disservice, because the suite also offers a... More...

Road Ahead Excites Gates

While the technology industry experienced a boom in the late 1990s that is unlikely to be repeated again during his lifetime, there are a number of exciting challenges ahead, Microsoft Chairman and Chief Software Architect... More...

Keeping ahead of DNS attacks

A nice little piece by one of the inventors of the DNS system on ZD|Net news. "The domain name system--the global directory that maps names to Internet protocol addresses--was designed to distribute authority,... More...

Ahead InCD v3.29.1

Thanks Nekrosoft13 for pointing this out in BPN. Looks like Ahead has updated their packet writing software to 3.29.1. The Ahead website has not been updated with a changelog yet, so no word as... More...

P4 nudges ahead of Athlon XP

Intel today launched three new desktop P4s, with its fastest clock speeds to date. And more importantly, they incorporate support for the 533MHz frontside bus, through the new Rambus 850E chipset. This delivers 30 per... More...

Via KT400 for AMD ahead

As part of its push to capitalise on Intel's switch to Pentium 4 Everywhere during 2002, Via will sample a P4X800 chipset during the second half of this year. That follows the introduction... More...

Trillian staying one step ahead of AOL

Adding yet another chapter to the seemingly endless battle over instant messaging, AOL has begun blocking Trillian users from accessing its servers, effectively cutting off communication between the independent client and AOL's ad-laden software. Trillian... More...

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