Neowin News Feed for: Board Neowin News Feed for: Board en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Uber board unanimously votes for SoftBank talks <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The board of Uber held their meeting yesterday to talk about the future of the company. Uber is now closer to taking a huge investment from SoftBank, and Kalanick&#039;s potential manoeuvres are lessened. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Wed, 04 Oct 2017 12:38:02 +0000 Asus Tinker could be aimed at taking a slice out of the Raspberry Pi <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>With what could be mistaken as a dead ringer for the Raspberry Pi, Asus has quietly launched its new Tinker board which could provide compatibility for accessories designed for its main competitor. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Boyd Chan) Mon, 23 Jan 2017 08:18:01 +0000 Hotline Miami 2 gets banned in Australia, dev asks Australians to 'just pirate it' <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Hotline Miami 2 has been banned in Australia due to depiction of sexual acts. the developer has asked Australians to pirate the game and enjoy it regardless of what the Australian Board thinks. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Fri, 16 Jan 2015 12:32:01 +0000 Steve Ballmer has stepped down from Microsoft's board <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/21072047steve-ballmer-2013.png" alt="" /></div>Steve Ballmer has stepped down from the board of Microsoft in a move that has surprised many across the industry, and which comes only six months after he resigned as its CEO. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Brad Sams) Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:12:29 +0000 Opera founder resigns over differences with board <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/619881872af.jpg" alt="" /></div>The co-founder of Opera Software, Jon Stephenson von Tetzchner, has handed in his resignation from the company, ending a term that began with the company's creation in 1995. Mr. von Tetzchner was at the helm... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Denis Wong) Fri, 24 Jun 2011 23:03:06 +0000 Apple board meeting next week to discuss empty seat <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/996709829apple-logo-1.jpg" alt="" /></div>As of late, the search giant Google has announced a number of products that directly compete with some of the equivalents that the company Apple offers. The Android smartphone is a competitor to Apple's iPhone,... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sam Symons) Fri, 14 Aug 2009 03:24:46 +0000 Chrome OS may push Google CEO off Apple's board <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/19535579601.jpg" alt="" /></div>You may be aware that the CEO of Google, Eric Schmidt, is currently positioned on the board of directors at Apple, helping oversee the workings of the company. You may also be aware that the... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sam Symons) Thu, 09 Jul 2009 10:01:58 +0000 The Real Reason Why Yahoo!'s Board Rejected Microsoft? <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1182943487t.jpg" alt="" /></div>The embarrassing shareholder class action lawsuit filed by the pensions funds for Detroit policemen and firemen as well as its city workers against Yahoo! spells out not just what it calls a web of cushy... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 09 Jun 2008 10:49:39 +0000 Industry leaders join board of OpenID foundation <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Several industry leaders in the tech industry, and in particular the online side of it, have officially joined the OpenID foundation as corporate board members, including Microsoft, Yahoo, Google, IBM, and VeriSign. This large step... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Simon Andrews) Fri, 08 Feb 2008 01:55:02 +0000 Intel Quits OLPC Board Over Pressure to Kill Classmate PC <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Intel resigned from the One Laptop Per Child Project's board of directors after refusing a request to abandon its Classmate PC program, according to a source familiar with the situation. Intel's departure from OLPC's board... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Fri, 04 Jan 2008 13:17:19 +0000 PES 2009 Forced Back To Drawing Board <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Pro Evolution Soccer creator Shingo 'Seabass' Takatsuka has revealed that he's gone back to the drawing board for PES 2009 following the criticism of the 2008 edition on PS3. &quot;It's so far from what we... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andrew) Sat, 24 Nov 2007 13:25:56 +0000 Apple board rushes to Jobs's defence <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Apple's board of directors has issued a statement in support of chief executive and co-founder Steve Jobs, denying allegations by former chief financial officer Fred Anderson that Jobs approved illegal stock option back-dating. &quot;We are... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 26 Apr 2007 19:45:40 +0000 Siemens Board Member Arrested On Bribery Charges <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Johannes Feldmayer, a top-ranking official at Siemens, was arrested in Germany due to an investigation into payments Siemens made to the head of the AUB labour organization. Siemens said the arrest of the head of... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Sat, 31 Mar 2007 17:46:06 +0000 HP Wants to Boot Board Member Who Leaked Secrets <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>HP is seeking to remove a member of its board of directors after an internal investigation showed he was responsible for leaking confidential board-level discussions to the media. The company said it will not renominate... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 06 Sep 2006 21:06:01 +0000 Google CEO Joins Apple Board of Directors <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>In a press release, Apple announced that Dr. Eric Schmidt was named to Apple's Board of Directors today. Dr. Schmidt has a long resume, including current positions as CEO of Google, as a member of... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 29 Aug 2006 23:27:43 +0000 New Sega Arcade Board Isn't Xbox 360 Based <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Sega representatives have moved to quash reports that the company's new &quot;Lindbergh&quot; arcade board, which will power titles including House of the Dead 4 and Virtua Fighter 5, is based on Xbox 360 hardware. A... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 19 Jul 2005 21:06:33 +0000 Sega's New Arcade Board Based on Xbox 360? <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Reports from Japan say Microsoft's next-generation home console provides the tech for the House of the Dead 4 machine. Recently, Sega staged a beta test in Tokyo for House of the Dead... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 15 Jul 2005 16:24:47 +0000 Yamauchi retiring from Nintendo board <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>After 52 years as president and three as director, Hiroshi Yamauchi will retire from Nintendo this June. Nintendo announced today that former company president Hiroshi Yamauchi, 77, will be stepping down from... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 28 Apr 2005 14:11:50 +0000 Eidos board unanimously recommends SCi's offer <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The end seems to be in sight for the takeover drama at UK publisher Eidos, with the company's board this morning announcing that it is recommending the offer from British firm SCi to shareholders. The... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 07 Apr 2005 15:30:29 +0000 ECS announces dual-Intel/AMD-platform board <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Addressing an old dream of power users to be able to share the same system between both Intel and AMD processors, Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) is showing a new Pentium 4 motherboard that makes this... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Mon, 14 Mar 2005 10:13:17 +0000 Bill Gates joins Berkshire Hathaway's board <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Bill Gates joined the board of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway investment company yesterday, formalizing the relationship between two bridge buddies who happen to be the richest men in the world. Buffett is considered a major... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 15 Dec 2004 16:28:02 +0000 Neowin Upgrading to Invision Power Board 2.0! <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>That's right folks, the wait is almost over! Neowin is currently in the process of upgrading our existing forums to the new release of Invision Power Board! We anticipate that will... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Neowin Staff) Sun, 10 Oct 2004 15:56:35 +0000 Invision Power Board 2.0.0 (PF 1) <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Invision Power Services has released the first Pre-Final version (RC1), of Invision Power Board 2.0. The board is free to evaluate, and can be downloaded from The release includes a 1.3 upgrade script. ... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 07 Jul 2004 23:57:46 +0000 Apple again expands iBook logic board repair program <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Good news for iBook owners Apple has extended its logic board repair program. Now iBooks manufactured from May 2001 to October 2003 are covered. Apple has, for the second time, expanded... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 21 Jun 2004 17:25:18 +0000 Apple Expands iBook Logic Board Repairs <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Apple Computer, Inc. has updated its iBook Logic Board Repair Program to include coverage for additional models. According to Apple's site, the following models are now eligible for this program: iBook (16 VRAM) iBook... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 29 Apr 2004 19:47:06 +0000 Apple board re-election threat <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>US pension fund Calpers (The California Public Employees' Retirement System) has announced that it will withhold votes for the re-election of Apple's entire board of directors in protest at the company's failure to implement a... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 16 Apr 2004 14:53:54 +0000 Apple launches iBook Logic Board Repair Program <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Apple Computer Inc. on Wednesday announced a new program that will help owners of the company's iBook laptop computer. The iBook Logic Board Repair Extension Program is a worldwide program covering repair or replacement of... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 29 Jan 2004 07:36:22 +0000 Gigabyte intros ATI-based Pentium 4 board <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>TAIWANESE MOBO firm Gigabyte said yesterday it has released the Pentium 4-based Titan 8TRS300M. The board uses the ATI RS300 integrated graphics chipset, and includes support for 800MHz front side buses, hypethreading and DDR 400.... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Fri, 26 Dec 2003 10:49:48 +0000 Neowin - Largest Invision board on the web <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>According to Neowin's Forum is the biggest, most active, online forum in the Invision Board section. On behalf of all our staff we'd like to thank all members for their support in our down... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tom Warren) Sat, 13 Dec 2003 21:47:09 +0000 Invision Power Board 1.3 Final Released <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Thanks pringlex for this news in the forums. This from the InvisionPowerBoard website: We're pleased to announce that the final production release of 1.3 has been released to the download area. This... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Sat, 22 Nov 2003 19:11:11 +0000 Hewlett Board Authorizes $1 Billion More for Buyback <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Hewlett-Packard Co., the world's No. 2 computer maker and largest maker of computer printers, on Friday said its board authorized an additional $1 billion toward the repurchase of its shares. The Palo Alto,... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Sat, 20 Sep 2003 02:11:20 +0000 Invision Power Board v1.2 FINAL <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Thanks coffeee &amp; James for the heads up &quot;We're very pleased to announce that the first full release of 1.2 is now in the download area and is still available at no... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tom Warren) Wed, 06 Aug 2003 17:51:10 +0000 Case modder smuggles PC on board Millennium Falcon <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>We've seen some bizarre PC case modifications in our time, but this one takes the cake. One Russ Caslis has build a PC into the Millennium Falcon. Yes, Han Solo's famous smuggling... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Darren Bolton) Wed, 02 Jul 2003 16:03:41 +0000 Invision Power Board 1.2 Beta 2 Released <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Invision Power Board is a fast and secure forum software solution for the personal or corporate user, brought to you by authors and support staff with several years of forum coding experience. This fast and... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Marcel Klum) Fri, 13 Jun 2003 10:39:38 +0000 Yahoo's Koogle leaving board <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Former Yahoo Chief Executive Tim Koogle has resigned from the company's board of directors, the latest of many changes since Terry Semel was named CEO two years ago. Yahoo announced Tuesday that... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 16 Apr 2003 09:34:37 +0000 Invision Power Board 1.1.2 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Invision Power Services released new version of their bulletin board system (Invision Power Board), version 1.1.2. This release only contains security fixes! Upgrade does not require an update script, just upload changed files. ... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 14 Apr 2003 19:24:20 +0000 Al Gore joins Apple's board <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>thanks xStainDx Apple Computer on Wednesday named former Vice President Al Gore to its board of directors. In a statement, CEO Steve Jobs noted that Gore is an avid Mac... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 19 Mar 2003 22:35:00 +0000 Sony set to board the "Ram-bus" <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Thanks to nekrosoft13 for posting in BPN Sony and Toshiba have licensed technology from Rambus that likely will be incorporated into a future version of the PlayStation game console. ... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 07 Jan 2003 06:37:54 +0000 Invision Power Board 1.1 RC2 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Thanks to PureEdit and badnbusy from our forums. Invision Power Board 1.1 RC2 This is the second release candidate version of Invision Power Board v1.1. This is release candidate... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 19 Dec 2002 00:45:13 +0000 Invision Power Board v1.1 RC1 Released <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Thanks shockz for posting this in BPN This release is a bug fix release only and no new features have been added. An upgrade document is included in the distribution to guide... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 16 Dec 2002 05:29:17 +0000