Neowin News Feed for: Step Neowin News Feed for: Step en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 iPod boss to step down, to be replaced with ex-IBM employee <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/971801427ip.jpg" alt="" /></div>The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the head of Apple's iPod division, Tony Fadell, is stepping down for personal reasons, according to close sources. Partly involved in the development of the iPhone, Fadell will... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Mike Brown) Tue, 04 Nov 2008 09:52:45 +0000 Meg Whitman to Step Down as eBay CEO <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Popular online auction site eBay announced today that Meg Whitman would be stepping down as President and CEO of eBay on March 31, 2008, though she would remain on the company's board of directors. Whitman,... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 24 Jan 2008 00:23:52 +0000 AMD CEO says no plans to step down in 2008 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Advanced Micro Devices Inc AMD.N Chief Executive Hector Ruiz says he has no plans to step down as head of the microprocessor maker next year. AMD has in the past two years struggled with market... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tom Warren) Wed, 12 Dec 2007 12:30:27 +0000 AMD's Henri Richard to Step Down <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>According to CNET's, processor-manufacturer Advanced Micro Devices will announce the imminent departure of Henri Richard, the company's chief sales officer, later this afternoon. Richard's loss is a very significant development in what has been... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 22 Aug 2007 19:09:40 +0000 Online Customized Ads Move a Step Closer <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Yahoo will announce new tools for online advertising today that could pull the company ahead in the race for what is called &quot;behavioral targeting,&quot; that is, the ability to better tailor online advertisements to the... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tom Warren) Mon, 02 Jul 2007 09:23:48 +0000 World powers step up battle against child porn <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>G8 ministers are urging the private sector, including Internet service providers, information technology professionals and financial institutions, to help combat child pornography on the Internet. &quot;Because no child should be victimized in this horrific way,... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Sat, 26 May 2007 16:49:10 +0000 The next step - Industry takes aim at 450mm <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The semiconductor industry faces challenges without end, and one of the major issues looming on the horizon is the move to 450 millimeters, and all the questions and challenges that involves. When the issue was... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Mon, 11 Sep 2006 13:05:59 +0000 US needs to step up fight against online child abuse <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) has claimed that 50% of all online child abuse pictures can be traced back to the US in a recent report. The IWF is keen to stress that the reason... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 20 Jul 2006 09:22:06 +0000 Apple takes a step away from FireWire <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>FireWire is still Apple Computer's baby, but the proud parent is cutting the cord. With the latest crop of iPods, Apple is no longer including a FireWire cable in the box. The... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 24 Feb 2005 21:35:40 +0000 Videogames making strides to step beyond the gaming platform <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Little surprise at the recent Comic-Con Convention in San Diego that several game publishers were in attendance. After all, they were there to show off licensed products and to hopefully lure in another wave of... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 30 Jul 2004 14:46:31 +0000 Electronics Firms Take Step Toward Compatible Gadgets <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A consortium of the world's largest computer and electronics companies on Tuesday established ground rules for building compatible electronic devices that can share movies, music and other media. But the group quickly... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 23 Jun 2004 12:06:26 +0000 PluggedIn: Step Aside TiVo, Here Comes Freevo <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Tired of TiVo monthly fees and eager for even more control over their television programs, computer enthusiasts are building TV recording devices out of personal computers and new software packages. The trend is... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 08 Jun 2004 18:51:27 +0000 Micro-Shells the next step in customizing Windows? <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div> has an article about the concept of micro-shells. Micro-shells are essentially shell extensions on steroids. They are explicitly designed to plug into your existing shell so that users can add their own extensions (like... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Brad Wardell) Fri, 23 Apr 2004 22:31:38 +0000 Wi-fi networks step up security <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The security of wireless networks used by businesses in London has improved significantly over the last 12 months, says a survey. RSA Security found that 66% of the networks surveyed use the encryption... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Sat, 31 Jan 2004 14:36:42 +0000 Apple gives iBooks a step up <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Apple Computer on Wednesday turned up the performance of its iBook portable computers and turned down the prices on its eMac desktops. The company updated its iBook by adding the PowerPC G4... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 22 Oct 2003 18:33:37 +0000 Microsoft benchmarks step up Linux assault <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Stepping up its campaign against the Linux operating system, Microsoft Corp. on Thursday released file and Web serving benchmark results that, it claims, show that Linux on the mainframe lags behind Windows 2003 on Intel... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 05 Sep 2003 16:16:07 +0000 Asus's ATI graphics decision is big step for cardkind <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>AFTER WE SAW a story on Digitimes we asked around whether Asus &ndash; a former Nvidia key partner &ndash; is actually going for ATI. Well business is tough and as we suggested few months back... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Thu, 04 Sep 2003 17:33:37 +0000 RIAA chief to step down <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Ding Dong the witch is dead...Well no, not quite but the wicked witch of the RIAA has announced she will step down at the end of 2003 after 5 controversial years at the helm. Thanks... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 23 Jan 2003 03:33:25 +0000 MCE takes step towards Home Entertainment Network <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Hewlett-Packard's new computer is a space-saving, entertainment-gobbling wonder that lets you watch TV via a 17-inch flat-screen computer monitor, record television to a hard disk, burn DVDs, make a slide show out of your digital... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 15 Jan 2003 13:49:00 +0000 New Microsoft Program 'Palladium' Next Step in Computer Security <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Thanks exit exit for this one sent in via email. Ambitious Plan to Let Users Control and Protect Information Will Require Remaking the Architecture of Personal Computers Microsoft... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Mon, 24 Jun 2002 09:04:31 +0000 America Online chief to step down <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Barry Schuler, the chief executive of AOL Time Warner's embattled AOL division, will relinquish his post and lead a newly formed division to develop digital services for the media giant. Bob Pittman,... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Darren Bolton) Tue, 09 Apr 2002 15:51:42 +0000 Trillian staying one step ahead of AOL <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Adding yet another chapter to the seemingly endless battle over instant messaging, AOL has begun blocking Trillian users from accessing its servers, effectively cutting off communication between the independent client and AOL's ad-laden software. Trillian... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 08 Feb 2002 09:24:17 +0000 HP claims big step in tiny chips <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Hewlett-Packard and University of California scientists have patented a process they said would eventually help turn out powerful computers that fit on the head of a pin with room to spare. Scientists need to... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 25 Jan 2002 04:24:06 +0000 Computing with DNA comes a step closer <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Is DNA the new silicon? News last month that scientists had built the first programmable computer made from the molecule which carries our genes has brought the vision of computing with DNA one step nearer.... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 04 Dec 2001 11:32:05 +0000 Virtual Keyboard For PDAs Just Got One Step Closer.. <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Ripped from: PCWorld Call it air guitar meets computer keyboard. Two firms here at Comdex, Samsung and Senseboard, are showing off gizmos that attach to your hands and track your finger movements... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 15 Nov 2001 15:43:38 +0000 Windows XP patch; Step by Step Interactive <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has released an update that resolves an error which occurs when the Windows XP Step By Step Interactive (SBSI) training program is installed on an NTFS partition and you are not logged on with... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 09 Oct 2001 16:03:20 +0000 Will the real Yahoo please step forward <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Who's the real Yahoo? A global Internet company or Australian comic actor? The Federal Court will be asked to decide when it hears a case brought by actor and director Yahoo Serious... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Marcel Klum) Mon, 08 Oct 2001 08:52:05 +0000 OT: Teleportation one step closer to reality <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Saw this over @ The C-A-D. Physicists in Denmark have made two samples of trillions of atoms interact at a distance in an experiment which may bring Star Trek-style teleportation and rapid quantum computing closer... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Thu, 27 Sep 2001 10:00:31 +0000 Would the next defendant please step forward!! <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>HP-Compaq to run antitrust gantlet Due to the problems they will face integrating such diverse services and product I don't think the merger will go through, but if it does... ... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 06 Sep 2001 21:13:10 +0000