Palm pulls plug on Foleo

E-mail malware takes a break in August

Study says 10 minutes on cell phone can trigger cancer onset

A new study casts one of the most negative lights on cell phone usage, claiming that just 10 minutes of chatting can lead to cancer.

Intel: Caneland turning AMD's server momentum around

Intel is gearing up to launch its Xeon 7300 processor, the last piece of its Core micro-architecture strategy. It's a critical product that is designed to attack AMD in a market that is still dominated by the green team. But Intel believes that is going to change.

Late cellphone use cuts into teenagers' sleep time

A new study published by the Leuven School for Mass Communication Research at Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in Belgium indicates that cellphone users after "bedtime" may have long-term effects on sleep time.

AT&T lets parents limit cell use

Lacie intros 4 TB 4-disk RAID

China denies accusations of Pentagon hacking

China says it has never hacked into sensitive files in the Pentagon computer database, despite a recent report that claims otherwise.

Opera speeds up its browser

Opera today released an alpha version of its Kestrel browser, officially named Opera 9.5. Besides a few new features, the new browser renders webpages substantially faster than than preceding version.

iPhone accounts for almost 2% of U.S. cellphone sales

Apple is on track to exceed its shipment goal for its iPhone, a report released by iSuppli suggests.

Google sneaks in a Flight Sim

There is a not so apparent feature in the latest version of Google Earth: A flight simulator.>> In Pictures: Google Flight Simulator  

Background: Inside Intel's Tera-scale project

Santa Clara (CA) - Last week, Intel released eight technical papers providing details about its Tera-scale project. TG Daily had an opportunity to discuss the technology with Jerry Bautista, director of technology management at Intel. Could Tera-scale become the x86 killer?

Panasonic's 16 GB SDHC will have a lofty price tag

Sandisk to offer SSD for sub-$250 PC

Berlin (Germany) – Sandisk said that it will be offering NAND flash-based solid state disk (SSD) drives for the low-cost PC market.  

British eBay addicts can now text in their bids

Bargain ebayed hard drive spills political secrets

Background: SSE5 to give AMD faster compute abilities

Santa Clara (CA) - In a world dominated by multi-thread desires, and often single-thread limitations, hardware advancements can make the biggest difference in performance. AMD has released a new extension for x86 hoping to address at least part of that. Dubbed SSE5, this newest generation adds power to the x86 by introducing not only a whole new instruction class, but also powerful multiply-accumulate instructions as well.  Both of these advancements should deliver notable savings in compute time.  SSE history

JVC announces first rewritable DL DVD disc

JVC today said that it has developed the first single-sided dual layer DVD-RW disc.

Intel 2-way servers to get 45 nm boost in Q4

Chicago dumps city-wide Wi-Fi plans