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US Launches Patent Probe

The U.S. International Trade Commission has voted to launch an investigation into 30 companies on possible patent infringements. Included in the investigation were Sony, Hitachi, Nokia, Motorola, LG Electronics, and Matsushita Electric Industrial. According to... More...

Asus PC Probe II 1.04.42

The ASUS PC Probe is a simple utility that monitors vital information in the computer such as fan rototations, voltages and temperature. Additionally, it gives system information such as hard disk space, memory usage, CPU... More...

New York starts Intel chip probe

Intel, the world's biggest computer chipmaker, is being investigated by New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo. Mr Cuomo is looking into claims that Intel forced customers not to deal with rival Applied Micro Devices (AMD).... More...

Apple Stock Options Probe Continues

American Technology Research analyst Shaw Wu thinks it's a "positive" that Apple has now revealed the findings of its stock options investigation. He sees the company as having taken some significant steps forward to... More...

Warner Subpoenaed in Music Download Probe

Warner Music Group Corp. has been subpoenaed by the New York Attorney General in connection with an ongoing antitrust investigation into the pricing of digital music downloads, the company said in a securities filing on... More...

New EU probe for Microsoft

The European Union has announced that it will initiate another probe with regard to monopolistic / anti-competitive activities over Microsoft and Time Warner's plans to buy anti-piracy software manufacturer ContentGuard. ContentGuard is a US company... More...

Probe Finds IBM Altered Document

IBM lobbyists, possibly with the aid of Treasury Department officials, illegally altered an internal Treasury document during a debate on pension policy last fall, the Treasury's acting inspector general has concluded. Dennis... More...

EU reignites Intel probe

The European Commission confirmed Tuesday that it has relaunched a long-running investigation into Intel's business practices. Sources had earlier informed Reuters of the commission's new moves, which involved sending detailed letters of... More...

Micron acknowledges probe by EU authorities

Computer chip manufacturer Micron Technology Inc. has acknowledged its legal problems have expanded, saying the European Union has been investigating price-fixing among worldwide memory chipmakers. Boise-based Micron's primary product is dynamic random access... More...

NASA announces Mars probe landing sites

Space scientists have chosen two sites on Mars where twin robot vehicles will look for evidence that a warmer, wetter red planet might once have harbored life. Two spacecraft carrying the rovers will be launched... More...

Homestore fraud probe implicates AOL exec

September 26, 2002--America Online Inc. (AOL), already under investigation for questionable accounting practices, could become further muddied as reports surfaced Thursday that the U.S. government's fraud investigation into real estate Web site operator Homestore.com Inc.... More...

SEC Expands Probe of AOL

The Securities and Exchange Commission has widened its probe of AOL Time Warner Inc., investigating the company's former business relationship with a Las Vegas software firm. Last week, AOL Time Warner chief... More...

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