Windows XP gets another six months

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Given its history of moving deadlines at a moment's notice, it hardly seems surprising that Microsoft is keeping Windows XP alive even longer than expected, but its latest move looks particularly bad for Vista. The...

Blu-ray outsells HD-DVD in U.S. for first 9 months

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Home Media Research, a division of Home Media Magazine, has found that from January 1 through September 30, total U.S. sales of Sony's Blu-ray discs amounted to 2.6 million units compared with Toshiba's 1.4 million...

Six Months on the Frontlines

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Freelance writer and former Atari public relations manager W. Jayson Hill has subjected himself to six months working video game retail. He sheds some light on the topics of used game sales, the ESRB and...

RIAA sues LimeWire LLC after months of warnings

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After months of issuing warnings, the music industry finally made good on its threat to file suit against peer-to-peer software company LimeWire. A group of music companies, including Sony BMG, Virgin Records and...

D-Link Leaves Critical Hole Open for 5 Months, And Counting

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Security vulnerability discoveries were reported last February to D-Link and surprisingly they still have not been fixed yet! The vulnerability allows remote code to be executed through the routersfirmware potentially leaving affected customers vulnerable to...

Oracle CFO Greg Maffei Resigns After 4 Months

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Oracle Corp. is facing the loss of its second chief financial officer in less than eight months. Having taken the CFO position only four months ago, Gregg Maffei announced earlier this week that he would...

3 Months of free VOIP calls to UK Landlines

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BT Retail via its BT Communicator service is offering customers who sign-up to the Communicator service between now and 30th June 2005, three months of free UK calls. Also the first 10,000 new customers to...

Euro PSP "at least a few months away" - Sony

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Sony this week told its internal PlayStation Portable development teams that the handheld system is still "at least a few months away" from release in Europe. According to a source close to the platform holder,...

GBA2 To Be Shown within 3 Months

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Nintendo is to showcase the GBA2 at the next E3, which takes place in mid-May. Find out the details inside. It has been revealed that Nintendo plan to show off the GBA2 at the next...

Cisco CEO sees IT recovery within months

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Cisco Systems, the world's largest maker of networking equipment, expects the IT market to recover within months, its chief executive was quoted as saying on Wednesday. "In the next two to four months,...

Win2k out the window in 9 months

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Windows 2000 has been given nine months to live, as far as OEMs are concerned, and Microsoft is pressuring the PC companies to stop offering dual install Win2k/WinXP systems immediately. Microsoft operating...

Net saboteur faces 41 months

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GeekNews had this story of one employee who is gonna be seeing bars and wearing stripes for being a naughty admin at his old job! A long nightmare has come to a close...

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