Neowin News Feed for: Sees Neowin News Feed for: Sees en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Nintendo sees strong DS sales, frowns on Wii bundles <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Nintendo Co Ltd, already struggling with shortages of its Wii video game console, is also seeing signs of higher-than-expected demand for its DS handheld device, a top executive said on Monday. &quot;The DS continues to... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 18 Dec 2007 03:55:16 +0000 The Pirate Bay Sees a Future Without BitTorrent <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The guys from The Pirate Bay are always working on interesting side-projects, but there is one in particular that's so significant, it might be the future of filesharing. For a while now, they have been... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 31 Oct 2007 14:22:35 +0000 Microsoft sees progress in getting Windows on XO <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft Corporation Vice President Will Poole has announced the software giant has made progress in getting a basic version of Windows XP to work on the low-cost One Laptop Per Child Foundation's laptop that currently... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 26 Oct 2007 02:47:44 +0000 Video Game Conference Sees Big Changes <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The video game industry's annual showcase is saying goodbye to scantily clad booth babes, extravagant multimillion dollar exhibits, celebrity appearances, blaring lights and pounding music. This year's version of the Electronic Entertainment Expo, renamed the... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 09 Jul 2007 17:06:17 +0000 Yahoo sees advertising shake-up <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Yahoo is overhauling the way it sells advertising in the US in an effort to help revive the business. The internet firm, whose boss Terry Semel quit this month after recent poor trading, is... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tom Warren) Mon, 25 Jun 2007 11:26:04 +0000 Games industry sees record 2006 - DS driven...mostly <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>With a certain portable system from Nintendo breaking hardware and software records, you just knew there was going to be good news overall for the game industry come the end of the fiscal year. Sure... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Todd Tanner) Wed, 25 Apr 2007 06:37:08 +0000 Gemalto sees online safety in USB smart card <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>At next week's RSA Conference in San Francisco smart card vendor Gemalto will introduce new technology designed to give online shoppers an easy way to log on to their accounts using a smart card device... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Wed, 31 Jan 2007 13:46:21 +0000 Gears of War Sees 80% Jump in Xbox Live Usage <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Not only has Gears of War become the undisputed king of the 360 at the moment breaking numerous records, but it has also been a key factor in an increased usage of Xbox Live. Other... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Joe Cashman) Wed, 06 Dec 2006 14:06:07 +0000 Microsoft CEO Sees Less Piracy With Vista <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft Corp. expects software piracy, which costs the company billions of dollars every year, to ease with the introduction of its new Windows Vista operating system and Office 2007 software suite, Chief Executive Steve Ballmer... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Fri, 01 Dec 2006 16:44:05 +0000 Samsung Sees Huge Global Interest in WiBro Technology <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Samsung Electronics said Tuesday &quot;major nations&quot; will use Korea's homegrown WiBro mobile wireless Internet technology from next year. Samsung Electronics president Lee Ki-tae made the remark at a meeting to promote the technology that was... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 09 Nov 2006 16:28:11 +0000 Google sees profits almost double <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google has seen its year-on-year third-quarter profits almost double, rising from $391m (£202m) in 2005 to $733m (£390m) for the past three months. The search giant's revenues also rose dramatically, up 70% from last year... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Fri, 20 Oct 2006 10:49:04 +0000 George Lucas Sees Movie Downloading as the Future <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>US movie director, George Lucas, sees the future of film in downloads. Speaking to Variety, the Star Wars director revealed that, while he's not rushing to be among the first to release movies through iTunes,... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 06 Oct 2006 13:25:01 +0000 Analyst Sees Zune, Hears Static <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>American Technology Research analyst Shaw Wu said he has looked at the Zune documents that Toshiba filed last week with the Federal Communications Commission and is not impressed. &quot;We are frankly underwhelmed by the much-hyped... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Thu, 31 Aug 2006 07:57:09 +0000 Microsoft Sees Life Stirring in Robots <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The company on June 20 released a community technical preview or beta of its Microsoft Robotics Studio. The company's robotics software development suite, previewed here at the Robo Business 2006 Conference, is designed to grant... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Tue, 20 Jun 2006 09:41:12 +0000 X-Box 360 sees Black and Jedi Knights <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div> reported that the official X-Box 360 Backwards compatibility list has been updated with three new games. These include: Star Wars: Battlefront 2, Winning Eleven 9, and Black. Considering that Black was never to see... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Todd Tanner) Fri, 31 Mar 2006 03:05:36 +0000 Gates sees IBM not Google as top Microsoft rival <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>If you were to ask Bill Gates who Microsoft's top competitor is, what company would he name? Would it be Apple, Google, or Sony? This question is exactly what a Reuters journalist asked Gates, and... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 05 Jan 2006 19:42:12 +0000 Intel Sees WiMax Trials in Asia end-2005 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Intel Corp., the world's largest microchip maker, said on Thursday it expected to implement trials of the emerging wireless broadband technology called &quot;WiMax&quot; in Malaysia, Thailand and the Philippines by year-end. Intel, which... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 22 Sep 2005 14:25:11 +0000 EU Sees Deal with Microsoft in May <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft Corp. made a deal with the European Commission to resolve their differences over remedies imposed on the software giant for violating antitrust laws before the end of May, the EU's competition chief said on... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Mon, 23 May 2005 15:10:39 +0000 Gates sees mobile phones overtaking iPods <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft founder Bill Gates sees mobile phones overtaking MP3s as the top choice of portable music player, and views the raging popularity of Apple's iPod player as unsustainable, he told a German newspaper. &quot;As good... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 12 May 2005 17:38:26 +0000 Gates sees big dollars in little devices <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Bill Gates doesn't think his company has been slow to crack the cell phone market. He just thinks the little devices have yet to catch up to the power of his company's software. ... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 10 May 2005 16:53:47 +0000 PSP Sees Explosive Sales, 1/2 Million Units <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Sony has announced that in the first two days of sales, 500,000 PSPs were sold in America. The PSP, which sells for $249, generated $150m for retailers in the first week. Sony's PSP... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 08 Apr 2005 14:14:55 +0000 Sun Sees Shining Future in Open Source <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Jonathan Schwartz, Sun's chief operating officer and president, on Tuesday presented a spirited defense of his company's decision to use the Common Development and Distribution License for its OpenSolaris project rather than the GNU GPL,... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 06 Apr 2005 18:29:33 +0000 Micron Sees Robust DRAM Memory Chip Demand in 2005 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Computer memory chip maker Micron said on Wednesday it had indications that demand for DRAM memory chips, used mainly in personal computers, would be robust enough to soak up rising supply in 2005. ... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 27 Oct 2004 13:33:51 +0000 Ballmer sees squeeze on Longhorn deadline <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>THE HAGUE, Netherlands--Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer was in a lighthearted mood during a swing through the Netherlands, but did he give a serious clue about Longhorn? During a keynote speech at the company's TechNet/MSDN Briefings... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Tue, 05 Oct 2004 17:30:05 +0000 Analyst sees "hellish" holiday season ahead <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Industry analysts at Wedbush Morgan predict a Christmas &quot;disaster&quot; for console publishers off the A-list. Wedbush Morgan Securites, financial analyst has issued that its annual preholiday reports in the console gaming sections.... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 02 Sep 2004 02:39:42 +0000 Microsoft sees Judge, looks busy <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has offered to extend the duration of its protocol licenses for an extra two years. The licensing program, MCPP, was set up two years ago as a requirement of the Antitrust settlement, and a... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Thu, 22 Apr 2004 08:25:12 +0000 Sony Sees 10-Year Life for PlayStation 2 Console <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Sony Corp. believes that its market-leading PlayStation 2 video game console can continue to sell until 2010, twice as long as most in the industry had assumed was possible, an executive of Sony's U.S. video... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 26 Mar 2004 20:06:34 +0000 Dell sees green in EPA computer, recycling pact <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Dell reported this week that it has won a contract to supply PCs to the Environmental Protection Agency over the next three years, as well as help the regulatory body recycle its aging hardware. ... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 25 Mar 2004 17:51:22 +0000 Intel Exec Sees 64-Bit Irrelevant for Home PCs Now <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A top Intel executive said 64-bit technology, which gives computers greater memory capacity and more powerful data crunching abilities, would not become relevant to home PC users until sometime in 2006, later than anticipated by... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 20 Feb 2004 04:23:47 +0000 Google Co-Founder Sees New Web Search Competition <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google Inc., the No. 1 Web search provider, is in the cross-hairs of media services company Yahoo Inc. and software giant Microsoft Corp. -- a fact not lost on Google co-founder Sergey Brin. &quot;There's a... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 18 Feb 2004 19:36:52 +0000 Microsoft sees sales hurdles ahead <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft sounded a cautionary note with financial analysts on Wednesday, warning that it faces challenges to keep growing its sales at the same rate it has in recent years. In a presentation... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 29 Jan 2004 00:09:04 +0000 Cisco CEO sees IT recovery within months <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Cisco Systems, the world's largest maker of networking equipment, expects the IT market to recover within months, its chief executive was quoted as saying on Wednesday. &quot;In the next two to four months,... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 09 Jul 2003 12:30:08 +0000 March sees more spam than ever <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>March was another bumper month for spam, with the latest figures revealing a continued increase in the amount of unsolicited e-mail traffic. Anti-spam firm Brightmail recorded a 4-percent month-on-month increase in the amount of spam... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Wed, 09 Apr 2003 08:21:20 +0000 Photography Industry Sees Printing Growth <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>With feverish demand for digital cameras fueling growth in the photography industry, manufacturers hope to persuade consumers that printing pictures is just as important as snapping them. Printing of digital photos, whether... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Sat, 08 Mar 2003 20:14:38 +0000 Electronic Arts sees increased profit <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>No. 1 video game publisher Electronic Arts Inc. posted a larger fiscal third-quarter profit on Wednesday, driven by sales of new games based on movie series like &quot;James Bond&quot; and &quot;Harry Potter.&quot; Redwood... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Michael Stanclift) Thu, 30 Jan 2003 00:37:56 +0000 Dell sees record profits ahead despite general market downturn <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The computer maker announced after market close on Thursday that it recorded a profit of $501 million, or 19 cents per share, on revenue of $8.46 billion for its second fiscal quarter, which ended Aug.... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Fri, 16 Aug 2002 12:16:17 +0000 UK sees illegal CD boom <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Pirating is up by 50 per cent, says BPI The number of illegal CDs in the UK has increased by almost 50 per cent, according to the British Phonographic Industry (BPI). ... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Darren Bolton) Tue, 06 Aug 2002 07:59:00 +0000 Court Sees Conversation as Key to HP Merger Case <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The fate of the biggest merger in the history of the technology industry may hang on a single conversation. A straight-talking Delaware business judge will open a trial on Tuesday to determine... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 22 Apr 2002 09:52:08 +0000 Compaq CEO Sees Merger on Track with Regulators <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Compaq Computer Corp. Chief Executive Michael Capellas said on Wednesday his company and Hewlett-Packard Co. were determined to hold shareholder votes in March on their $22.3 billion merger, and said regulatory approval was on track... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 31 Jan 2002 09:25:34 +0000 Motorola Sees Return to Profit in Third Quarter <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Wireless technology giant Motorola Inc. said on Wednesday it still sees a return to profitability in the third quarter after a year and a half of expected losses, thanks to new cost cuts and improved... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 24 Jan 2002 11:36:47 +0000