GM Tests Technology To Raise Fuel Economy 15%

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Detroit automaker General Motors Corp. says it is testing a new combustion process that could increase fuel economy in conventional engines by up to 15 percent. The announcement comes as fuel economy has become an...

TiVo Pop-Up Ads Raise Consumer Concerns

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Digital video recording pioneer TiVo Inc. has long promised "TV Your Way." But the company's plans for pop-up ads and restrictions on copying have sparked worries that the service may be eroding consumer control in...

Bill Gates gets a 4% pay raise

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Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates, the world's richest man, got a modest pay raise over the last year, according to a company filing. Gates, who is also the company's chief software architect, received $901,667...

AMD to raise prices on CPUs

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The Inquirer reports that AMD is going to raise the prices on its Athlon XP processors. The price change effects Athlon XP models from 2800+ and up. This price change is going in...

Micron hesitates to raise DRAM prices

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US memory company Micron, currently in the deepest of negotiations with Korean Dramurai Hynix, is waiting to see what happens before hiking the price of its own memory modules. That follows a decision by Hynix,...

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