Via Technologies on November 21 announced a corporate restructuring, with existing business units along with product lines reorganized into three core business groups
Defying normal seasonal patterns, sales of large-size TFT LCD panels are expected to rise during the first half of 2007, compared to the second half of 2006, according to iSuppli.
Dell today reported preliminary third quarter results and indicated that its problems surrounding "certain accounting and financial reporting matters" are widening: Due to ongoing investigations, the company not only has to delay the filing of the still missing report for Q2, but the documents for Q3 as well.
Internet ranking company Comscore Networks today released its monthly rankings of search engines for October. There was little change over last month, though the biggest percentage point increase went to Google.
Following a statement of Microsoft chief executive officer Steve Ballmer, in which he accused Linux offerings to infringe on Microsofts intellectual property, the company released a brief "additional perspective."
Thanks to a California Supreme Court ruling, defamation can now be spread throughout the blogosphere without any legal consequences. The decision overturned a lower court's decision and makes bloggers immune from libel lawsuits for re-posting content that was first published in another source.
Just in time for the holiday season, Nvidia today announced the official unveiling of its digital SLI Marketplace store, which allows consumers to browse through SLI components, as well as other Nvidia products.
Google's stock price surpassed $500 for the first time Tuesday, marking another milestone in a rapid rise that has catapulted the Internet search leader into the corporate elite.
The top-five LCD TV vendors, Samsung Electronics, Sharp, Sony, Philips and LG Electronics (LGE), aim to ship a total of 46 million LCD TVs in 2007, with AU Optronics (AUO), Chi Mei Optoelectronics (CMO), and Chunghwa Picture Tubes (CPT) likely to supply half of the panels those vendors will need, according to sources in Taiwan's panel sector.
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, speaking at a conference in Seattle last week, said Microsoft signed the recent deal with Novell because Linux uses Microsoft's intellectual property and Microsoft wants to get the "appropriate economic return" for its innovation.
Adobe's chief executive officer Bruce Chizen told the German magazine Euro that his company is providing the EU commission information about Microsoft's plans to offer the capability to export documents to PDF files in its upcoming Office 2007 package.
Universal Music Group late Friday sued News's MySpace unit, alleging the social networking site has allowed its users to post millions of Universal's songs and videos onto the Internet in violation of copyright law.
The One Laptop per Child initiative, short OLPC, has completed a busy week that included a test production run of the notebook as well as a first public showing in the heart of Silicon Valley.
Columbus (OH) - Planted in the shadows of what was perhaps the wildest and craziest console launch ever, with the PS3's debut on Friday, combined with the fact that Nintendo seemed to meet production demands needed for its next-generation console, many deemed the Wii launch at a low threshold of hype. However, after spending nine hours in line at Best Buy to get mine, it seems Nintendo may have carried over some of the insanity felt from the PS3 aftershock.
Chicago (IL) - Nintendo had no problem getting rid of its first batch of its Wii gaming console. According to media reports, U.S. buyers snapped up about 600,000 devices within a few minutes after launch. Nintendo promised to follow up with 400,000 more consoles until the end of the year.
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Nvidia's launch of its DirectX 10-compliant GeForce 8800 GPU (codenamed G80) earlier this month seems to have failed to significantly stir up demand for high-end graphics cards, although the new chips took a lead in 3D computing processing, according to sources at Taiwan-based graphics card makers.
Some DRAM makers and market research firms are seeing a stable price trend persist through the second half of November.
Former North Carolina Sen. John Edwards acknowledged Thursday that amid his criticism of Wal-Mart Stores, a volunteer member of his staff asked the world's largest retailer for help obtaining a hot new Sony Playstation 3 for Edwards' family.
Eric Schmidt, chairman and chief executive officer of Google, agreed to donate $2 million to the College of Engineering of Virginia Tech, Paul Torgersen, a former president of Virginia Tech, said that he approached Schmidt with the idea last spring.
MySpace is developing a utility that will enable content owners to request quick removal of copyrighted materials from member pages.