Analysis: How serious are the bugs in Intel's Core 2 Duo?

Last week, Intel released a Core 2 microcode update to BIOS and OS vendors. The fallout from that release has many analysts scratching their head about the possible danger of Core 2 microprocessors. The big questions are a matter of trust: How can consumers trust a microprocessor which does not compute correctly? Let's take a look at all that entails.

Panasonic introduces 4x Blu-ray burner

Panasonic has announced that it is developing a new Blu-ray Disc drive that can write to single and dual-layer discs at a max speed of 18 MB/s.

Big profits for Apple iPhone – iSuppli

Analysts at iSuppli, a market research firm, have ripped apart Apple’s iPhone and discovered that Apple is probably making more than 50 percent on each phone.

Window film absorbs shocks and signals

A newly declassified window film can not only stop glass from shattering, but can also block virtually all electromagnetic signals.

TG Video: iPhone launch – Los Angeles style - UPDATED

Jonathan Mariano entered the room to the cheers of hundreds and the blinding flashes of cameras snapping away, but he isn’t a sports or movie star, he was the first person to buy an iPhone at the Grove mall in Los Angeles.

Fujitsu announces 300 GB 2.5” hard drive

With solid state disks shipping with up to 128 GB and perhaps even 256 GB capacity later this year, hard drive makers are under pressure to increase the storage space for the common hard drive: Fujitsu will begin selling a 300 GB 2.5" hard drive in Q3.

The Gotcha in Draft 11n Wi-Fi Certification

Rumors about AMD Phenom delay surface, AMD confirms Q4 launch

A report published today claims that AMD is pushing back its quad-core desktop processor Phenom until the first quarter of next year. However, AMD told TG Daily that the CPU will be available in H2 of this year, “most likely” in Q4.

iRobot testing out Tasers on robots

iRobot, the makers of the PackBot robots used by police and police units, has now added electric dart firing Tasers to a test robot.

Merom to be added to Intel ULV product lineup in H2 07

AT&T says iPhone activation improving

First look: Apple reinvents the cellphone

First Look: Just like everyone else, we also spent a few hours in line to purchase Apple’s ridiculously expensive iPhone. After spending a day or so with the phone, it is clear to us that Apple has created a special product that extends far beyond the definition of a cellphone.   Apple iPhone gallery...

iPhone pops up on eBay for $1200

Warren (MI) - It took less than 10 minutes for the first person on the East Coast to put Apple's new iPhone up on eBay. The Warren, Michigan eBay seller, whose username is firexonxme, says, "I have this phone on hand ready to get shipped out."  He says he purchased it from a retail Apple Store location.  He's asking for $1200 for the 8 GB iPhone, twice the retail cost.

Philly mayor ditches iPhone line

D-Link Xtreme N gets Wi-Fi N Certification

Emachines announces summer line-up

PCs from $350 and LCD monitors starting at $100 make up the latest slate of products from cost-conscious PC maker eMachines.

PC vendors ready to ship systems with second-gen Core 2 Duo desktop CPUs

Intel has supplied all major PC vendors with the second generation of its Core 2 Duo E-series processors. Sources told TG Daily that the industry is ready to launch the FSB1333 CPU - with one not so small exception.

Steve Jobs gives Apple employees an iPhone

Yes, we apologize for putting up yet another iPhone story, so we’ll make this one brief.

AMD confirms Barcelona quad-core shipments for August

AMD today said that it will be shipping standard and low-power versions of its quad-core server and workstation processor in August, with the product introduction being scheduled for September.

Philadelphia Mayor camps out for iPhone

Philadelphia Mayor John Street wants an iPhone and began camping out at a South Philadelphia sidewalk at 3:30 AM this morning.