Neowin News Feed for: Ends Neowin News Feed for: Ends en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Reminder: Windows 7 beta download ends this week <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/ms_win7.gif" alt="" /></div>Just a reminder to everyone that as we reported earlier, the general availability of Windows 7 Beta program is ending this week. Starting from Feb 10th (12am Pacific Time), there wont be... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Chakkaradeep Chandran) Tue, 10 Feb 2009 05:51:44 +0000 Yahoo ends all talks with Microsoft, shares plunge <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1182943487t.jpg" alt="" /></div>In the latest turn of events in the Yahoo! takeover bid by Microsoft, Yahoo! have announced that no further talks with Microsoft relating to any business deals between the two giants will occur. This has... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 12 Jun 2008 20:06:21 +0000 TechEd $200 Early Bird Discount Ends Today! <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The deadline for the &quot;Early Bird Special&quot; has been extended to 18th of April, so sign up before the end of today to get the $200 discount for TechEd. This year, the show is broken... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Fri, 18 Apr 2008 10:54:36 +0000 Wal-Mart ends test run for Linux-based computers in stores <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Computers that run the Linux operating system instead of Microsoft Corp.'s Windows didn't attract enough attention from Wal-Mart customers, and the chain has stopped selling them in stores, a spokeswoman said Monday. &quot;This really wasn't... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Tue, 11 Mar 2008 15:22:09 +0000 AT&T ends '07 with about 2 million iPhone customers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>AT&T Inc, the exclusive U.S. carrier for Apple Inc's iPhone said on Thursday it ended 2007 with &quot;just at or slightly under 2 million iPhone customers.&quot; &quot;We had very solid sales results in October and... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 24 Jan 2008 17:26:01 +0000 Disney Ends Cell Phone Service for Kids <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Walt Disney Company plans to pull the plug on its branded cell phone service by the end of the year saying there were problems getting the phone into large retailers. &quot;We decided that changing... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 28 Sep 2007 02:37:36 +0000 Thailand Ends YouTube Ban <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Authorities in Thailand have finally ended a ban on the popular video website YouTube. The ban, initiated five months ago, was prompted by controversy over a video clip deemed insulting to Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej;... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 31 Aug 2007 23:34:27 +0000 Windows Live Messenger 8.1 Beta Ends, Final Released <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has sent out e-mails regarding the closing of the Window Live Messenger 8.1 Beta that began September 7, 2006. The e-mail states that 3,009 beta testers submitted 1010 bugs and 456 suggestions as well... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 29 Jan 2007 20:26:11 +0000 Vanguard: Saga of Heroes Goes Gold, Beta Ends Jan 23rd <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Thanks to Bluesnews for the scoop. Sony Online Entertainment and Sigil Games Online announced today that the &quot;Vanguard: Saga of Heroes&quot; open beta will close on January 23 at 11:59 p.m. PST. In anticipation... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Todd Tanner) Fri, 19 Jan 2007 22:13:17 +0000 Support ends for Windows XP SP1 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft will end support for Windows XP Service Pack 1 and SP1a today, leaving people no option but to upgrade to Service Pack 2 if they wish to continue to receive crucial components, including security... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Tue, 10 Oct 2006 10:46:39 +0000 Microsoft Office System 2007 Beta Ends <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>We are thrilled with the incredible excitement around the upcoming 2007 Microsoft Office system as is evident by over 3 million people installing the Beta 2 and later Beta2TR builds. With your help, we have... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 06 Oct 2006 16:57:47 +0000 Dell's horrible week ends in AMD desktop deal <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>DELL HAS had a nightmare this week compounded by the quadruple conjunction of combusting notebooks, a Chinese price probe, a 50% profit drop, and an SEC investigation. Dell's decision to announce it will use AMD... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Fri, 18 Aug 2006 11:33:18 +0000 Windows XP SP1 and SP1a support ends on October 10, 2006 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Support for Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 1 (SP1) and Service Pack 1a (SP1a) ends on October 10, 2006. Microsoft will end support on this date. This also includes security updates for these service packs.... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 07 Jun 2006 08:55:08 +0000 SETI@Home Project Ends <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Along with the Howard Stern Show, another radio endeavor involving alien life forms is going off the air this week; SETI@Home, a grid supercomputer project for detecting signs of extra terrestrial life from deep space,... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 16 Dec 2005 21:55:32 +0000 Epic purchases Reality engine, ends development <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>RALEIGH, May 12th, 2005; Epic Games, one of the world's leading developers of cutting-edge computer and video games and the pioneer of the award-winning Unreal Engine, today announced that it has completed the purchase of... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Todd Tanner) Thu, 12 May 2005 18:04:09 +0000 Apple ends Jaguar iChat AV support <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>After a mere one year stint, Apple is calling it quits when it comes to supporting its audio and visual instant messaging software on older versions of the Mac OS X operating system. ... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Sun, 03 Oct 2004 04:08:34 +0000 Microsoft ends SP2 torrent experiment with DMCA warning <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>One group tried get out ahead of the lobbyists and demonstrate the usefulness of P2P in areas not usually covered by the mainstream media, and they've used SP2 to do it. Downhill... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Michael Stanclift) Sat, 14 Aug 2004 07:38:02 +0000 Ultima X: Odyssey ends <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Today, Ultima announced that the development of Ultima X: Odyssey has ended. The company felt that Ultima Online needed to focus on online efforts and moving to the UO expansion pack, the UO live team... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 05 Jul 2004 15:18:23 +0000 Microsoft ends 'unfair' contract <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has announced it is to ditch a controversial contracts provision under investigation in Japan. The software giant's statement comes after Japanese fair trade officials raided its Tokyo offices on suspicion of violating... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Sat, 28 Feb 2004 08:52:37 +0000 NTL: One trial ends, another begins... <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Dear Triallist, Thank you for taking part in our Newsgroups Trial. Your feedback helped us to identify a number of issues with the service but the overwhelming output of the trial has been... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Wed, 18 Feb 2004 23:17:07 +0000 MSN beta ends <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Dear , We are nearing the end of the MSN beta program, and on behalf of the entire MSN&reg; team and MSN customers everywhere, we offer you our sincere appreciation and gratitude. We're... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 10 Dec 2003 13:07:28 +0000 Diamond nibbles at Nvidia's and ATI's low ends <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>DIAMOND HAS announced four cards based on its Stealth S60 to S90 technologies with different ATI and Nvidia chipsets and prices. The cheap Stealth S60 uses the ATI Radeon 7000 chip with 32 MB memory... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Tue, 18 Nov 2003 12:00:19 +0000 PDC 2003 Ends <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>PDC Highlights Day One - Check out some of the activities of the first day of the PDC. Attendees talk about what they are learning and excited about and Robert Hess interviews Jim Allchin about... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tom Warren) Fri, 31 Oct 2003 05:03:04 +0000 Steam Beta Ends, Full Version Ships Next Week <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Steam Beta has delivered several Valve games and popular Half-Life MODs to over 300,000 gamers, and will come to a close Tuesday evening (Pacific Daylight Time). The first full version of Steam, Valve's broadband... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Marcel Klum) Sat, 06 Sep 2003 08:18:09 +0000 Symantec Ends Norton AntiVirus 2004 Beta Run <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Norton AntiVirus 2004 Beta G was the final release before Symantec updated the Public Beta page to show that Norton AntiVirus 2004's Beta Run was Complete. The new version of Norton AntiVirus includes features... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Sat, 26 Jul 2003 16:28:09 +0000 Microsoft Ends Windows NT Workstation Support <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Time is running out for Windows NT 4 Workstation. After Monday Microsoft won't be taking support calls for the venerable operating system. Part of the put-out-to-pasture plan that Microsoft calls Support Lifecycle... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 30 Jun 2003 05:01:32 +0000 Browser wars suit ends with death knell for Netscape <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A lawsuit intended to bring justice to Netscape has ended with a deal that sounds the death knell for the browser. Microsoft today agreed to settle a private antitrust suit brought by AOL Time Warner,... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Fri, 30 May 2003 09:56:25 +0000 Microsoft ends Windows 95 support <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>I cant believe that many of our viewers ar still on 95, but if you are- nows the time to upgrade! &quot;Microsoft has ended support for the Windows 95 and Windows NT 3.5x... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Sun, 12 Jan 2003 00:21:41 +0000 Norway Teenage Cyber-Piracy Trial Ends <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A landmark trial of a teenager in Norway over Hollywood charges of video piracy ended on Monday with prosecutors urging a suspended 90-day jail term. Jon Johansen, known in Norway as &quot;DVD Jon,&quot;... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 16 Dec 2002 18:28:08 +0000 Liquid Audio ends merger plan <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Bowing to shareholders, the company said it's ending a proposed merger agreement with Alliance Entertainment. The companies said they mutually agreed to end the merger plan after a large number of Liquid Audio shareholders opposed... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Mon, 11 Nov 2002 17:34:12 +0000 Justice ends antitrust examination of eBay <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Online auction company eBay Inc. said Monday that federal antitrust regulators had closed an inquiry into its conduct toward sites that aggregate auction listings. The investigation stemmed from a suit the online auction... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 26 Mar 2002 12:22:17 +0000 Webmasters get creative with dead ends <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Defunct Web pages and mistyped URLs generally deliver error messages that are as dull as dirt. But a growing cadre of witty Webmasters opt to make light of AWOL Web pages. Instead of displaying the... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 21 Mar 2002 09:50:15 +0000 Acting Out a Game Ends In Tragedy <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A 12-year-old boy who fatally shot his younger brother told authorities they were acting out an anti-terrorist video game when he accidentally pulled the trigger. Jose Iniguez, 8, was shot once in the chest Thursday... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Marcel Klum) Sat, 01 Dec 2001 11:41:25 +0000