Sirius XM prepares for bankruptcy

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The recently merged company between Sirius Satellite Radio, and XM Satellite Radio, have merged into Sirius XM, but along with the merge, came a massive debt that neither company was able to cover. The...

Microsoft Prepares 'Albany' to Compete with Google.

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Microsoft is planning a new package of low-end productivity software and hosted services to battle back against Google Docs and Google Apps. Facing pressure from hosted productivity suites such as Google Docs and Google Apps,...

Microsoft Prepares Next Windows Home Server Update

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Microsoft announced earlier this week it's plans to release a new update (or rather a second update) to Windows Home Server (WHS), this update is scheduled for delivery on Tuesday, November 27, 2007. Microsoft first...

Intel Invests $218 Million As VMware Prepares For IPO

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Intel Capital and VMware have announced that the processor manufacturer will invest $218.5 million in the software virtualization company. With its new investment in VMware, Intel extends its longtime relationship with the EMC unit. In...

Net radio prepares for day of protest

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On June 26 of this year, thousands of US webcasters will go silent in a bid to draw attention to impending royalty rate increases that the industry believes will shutdown the country's internet radio. US...

Microsoft Prepares to release Windows Live Hotmail

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Windows Live Hotmail (previous named Windows Live Mail) testers have received an e-mail from Microsoft with the words "we're getting ready to launch" although there is no notice of a date. Microsoft is also offering...

ASUS Prepares PCIe x1 Sound Card

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Last week at CeBIT, ASUS demonstrated its upcoming Xonar-series sound cards, available in two variants: the D2 and D2K in PCI and PCIe x1 interfaces. Dolby Digital Live and DTS Connect multi-channel audio encoding technologies...

Microsoft Prepares For October Windows Vista RTM

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Since Microsoft Released Windows Vista™ Release Candidate 1 (RC1) on September 1, 2006, Microsoft has "Forked" the development cycle and began work on the Release To Manufacturing (RTM) builds, which Technical Beta Testers and the...

Midway prepares to Blitz The League

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Unlicensed football game sees a name change, more info to come in May. Midway has announced that its next football game will be known as Blitz the League. The game was previously...

AMD Prepares 64-bit Assault

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Thanks to jerry for the BPN heads-up Never one to miss out on a piece of the action, AMD is set to launch its 64-bit mobile processor onto the market. The Turion...

Microsoft Prepares Windows XP Starter Edition

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Microsoft announced today that it will be offering a low-cost version of its popular operating system Windows XP. This low-cost OS dubbed "Windows XP Starter Edition" will be available in October of this year. ...

Microsoft prepares for search assault

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This July Microsoft is getting ready to take on Google and Yahoo with its new search engine. For a while now Microsoft has been promising a better search engine with exciting capabilities. Capabilities...

Dell Prepares for PCI Express Ramp

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Thanks to crusher for the heads up... Dell, one of the world's largest maker of personal computers, recently ordered PCI Express x16 graphics cards from its main graphics cards supplier Microstar International, according...

Broadband prepares to take off

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Next time you board an airplane there could be more to look forward to than a movie and an in-flight meal as high speed net access takes to the air. Trials of in-flight...

Microsoft prepares security assault on Linux

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Microsoft Corp. is preparing a major PR assault over Windows' perceived security failings in which it will criticize Linux for taking too long to fix bugs, we have learned. In a sign that the inroads...

AMD prepares for Athlon64 launch

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The long-awaited launch of Advanced Micro Devices Inc.'s (AMD's) Athlon64 processor is less than a week away, and it's only a matter of time before rival Intel Corp. duplicates AMD's approach, the company said Wednesday....

Microsoft prepares for Yukon, Longhorn

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Microsoft on Tuesday announced plans for new development tools, as the company continues to lay the groundwork for its next major database and operating system software releases. The software maker plans to...

AOL Prepares Version 9 Update

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Call it keeping up with the Internet Joneses, or maybe with MSN and Yahoo: America Online's latest update to its client service, AOL 9.0 Optimized, sports a new look and functions, from a blogging tool...

Microsoft prepares reply to iTunes

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While Apple Computer grabs publicity for its new 99 cent music download store, Microsoft is quietly preparing for a counterattack by improving its own technology for supporting subscription music services. Services such...

Microsoft prepares Windows Server ads

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Microsoft will launch a multimillion-dollar advertising campaign on Thursday to promote Windows Server 2003 to cash-strapped IT managers. The Redmond, Wash.-based software company said ads touting the thrice-delayed operating system will appear in print, television,...

Industry prepares for Microsoft CRM's arrival

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Microsoft Corp. is poised to launch its closely watched CRM (customer relationship management) software, prompting customers and industry rivals to brace for the arrival of a package that could prompt an upheaval in the CRM...

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