Sky looks into 3D broadcasts

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Sky television have started to look into the possibility of broadcasting programs in 3D, they have initially tested it delivering programs to users via the HD set top box. Sky demonstrated that they can make...

It looks to be an all out price war

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Folks, it looks like for once consumers may actually begin to start seeing some saving on their wireless phone bills. From an article (source to follow) it looks like a war is brewing with the...

India Looks To Produce World's First $10 Laptop

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Forget the one hundred dollar laptop. India has bigger, but cheaper, plans. Ten times cheaper to be exact: India's Ministry of Human Resource Development is spearheading the project, with help from Semiconductor Complex, a state-sponsored...

Linux lab looks to bridge dueling interfaces

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This week's LinuxWorld Conference and Expo showed the first software tools in the effort, called Project Portland. Using them, a software company can write a single software package that works using either of the prevailing...

Disney Looks Beyond iTunes

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Walt Disney Co. has already sold more than 1.5 million digital downloads of television shows such as "Lost," "Desperate Housewives, and "Kim Possible" through Apple's iTunes, but the company is also looking to target iTunes...

Mozilla Scraps Firefox 1.1, Looks to 1.5

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Mozilla has just updated the Firefox development roadmap to reflect a decision on the next major release of the popular open-source browser. The non-profit foundation has decided to increase the version number of the next...

Microsoft Looks to Extinguish LAMP

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Microsoft engineers have toiled for years to make the company's software industrial strength and worthy of large corporations' dollars. Now the software giant faces a different challenge: fending off open-source alternatives that...

Music Industry Looks East to Tackle Piracy

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Music firms are launching their first lawsuits in Asia as the crackdown on net piracy continues. The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry announced this morning it had filed 963 lawsuits, with some of them...

Xbox 2 announcement looks unlikely as CES looms

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Microsoft chairman Bill Gates' preconference keynote address is set to open the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas tomorrow, but it now looks highly unlikely that the expected Xbox 2 announcement will be made in...

AOL looks to its parent to outwit Google

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America Online is tapping the vast media assets of parent company Time Warner to outdo rivals Google, Yahoo and Microsoft in the search wars. Unlike competitors that are investing heavily in new...

Digital Bridge looks east with new hire

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Mobile entertainment publisher Digital Bridges has announced the appointment of Shigeru Ota as vice president of business development, with a view to expanding the firm's presence in the key Japanese market. Ota, who...

Microsoft Looks to Expand Windows at Home

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Efforts by Microsoft Corp. and the PC industry to expand into to the living room will get a boost next week as they show off technologies that try to balance Hollywood's piracy fears with the...

Microsoft looks beyond Windows

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Microsoft is looking beyond Windows for technologies to fuel the future growth of the company. Talking to financial analysts Bill Gates said search software, games, consumer goodies and lab research would all...

Viacom Looks to Advertise in Video Games

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Viacom Inc., which has sold off parts of its video game business, is now taking another look at the potential for advertising in video games, a top executive said on Thursday. Chief Financial...

IBM looks to High-end Windows solutions

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IBM this week relaxed stringent requirements for running the highest-end version of its Windows server software, effectively lowering the overall price 30 percent in some cases and potentially expanding the pool of interested customers. To...

Start-up looks to add pluck to browsers

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Start-up Pluck on Monday launched its first product, a set of tools designed to help people add capabilities to Microsoft's Internet Explorer Web browsing software. Pluck's self-titled package of browser add-ons promises...

Roxio Looks to Slice Apple Pie

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With the computer maker in the unusual position as market leader, competitors are rushing to close the gap in the field of digital music. But no one has yet introduced a product that is as...

Microsoft Research Looks to Extend C#

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'Xen' programming language unites C#, XML and SQL programming languages. Microsoft Research has been dabbling with a number of new programming languages and paradigms. Last year, the F# language was big news....

Longhorn Looks Promising

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Back when Windows XP was still known by the code name Whistler, the most exciting thing about Microsoft Corp.'s client OS-in-progress was that it wasn't Windows 9x. But now that Windows users can take for...

AMD CEO Looks Ahead

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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...

Microsoft looks beyond PC products

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Microsoft is still king of personal-computer software, which propelled it to legendary success since its founding 28 years ago. But to maintain the growth that made its stock attractive for years, Microsoft increasingly needs to...

China looks through the Windows

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Software giant Microsoft has agreed to show China's government the underlying source code for its Windows software in an attempt to assuage official concerns about the integrity of its computer operating systems. The...

Roxio Looks to Buy Napster Assets

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Thanks to Lee Whittaker and creamhackered for letting us know of this news. Software maker Roxio is poised to snap up the remaining assets of the now defunct song-swapping company Napster (news -...

HP looks to keep systems cool

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Addressing the growing problem of heat dissipation in chips and systems, Hewlett-Packard on Tuesday announced it is working on a suite of technologies to address heat generation and energy use in increasingly powerful microprocessors and...

Intel i845G looks like a good performer

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Ran across this article at The Inquirer and I thought it might interest you guys, so here it goes... Despite others claiming that the up and coming i845G isn't up and running and...

Mobile Pentium 4 looks like hot stuff

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When Intel's Pentium 4 comes to notebooks next year, consumers will discover a boost in computing power--and possibly an extra fan. The new mobile Pentium 4 chip, which sources familiar with...

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