Adobe ushers in paper-free reading – again

Gateway recalls 14,000 notebook batteries

Gateway today issued a recall of 14,000 notebook batteries, which can overheat and create a potential fire hazard.

Samsung intros 20x DVD burner

Samsung announces 1 TB hard drive

Following Hitachi GST, Samsung is the second company to offer a 3.5” hard drive with a capacity of 1 TB. However, Samsung offers 67% more storage density per disk.

IDC: Mass market appeal of iPhone uncertain

Another market research firm is weighing in on the potential market impact of the iPhone: While stating that the iPhone already is a success, IDC said that the device has shortcomings that may prevent the mass market from adopting it.

AMD: Barcelona still on track for a Q3 announcement

Following rumors that the firm’s quad-core Opteron processor, code-named Barcelona, is facing delays, AMD today said that it has “not changed the guidance” on the CPU’s launch.

AT&T launches cell-to-cell live video

Porsche announces $1600 mobile phone

If the $599 iPhone isn’t expensive enough for you then Porshe’s new mobile phone should do the trick.  Porsche Design Group announced the P’9521 phone in France last week and it will cost you a cool $1600.

Got chest pains? Consult your mobile phone

Mobile phones aren’t just for talking in Singapore.

New web threat takes advantage of iFrame vulnerability

Sling Media announces powerline ethernet adapters

Bittorrent releases SDK for consumer electronics

Microsoft releases new beta of Open XML file converter for Mac

Microsoft dumps Digital Image software

Microsoft's answer to Adobe Photoshop Elements has been axed, mainly because all of the features it offered are integrated into Windows Vista.

Linux Skype gets pushed up to 1.4 Beta

Skype has released a new beta version of its voice-over IP software for Linux users, bringing new features to the open source platform for the first time.

iPhone gets last minute upgrades

Apple today announced that its upcoming multimedia phone will offer longer battery life than originally estimated as well as a glass top surface.

Survey: 19 million mobile phone users badly want an iPhone

Apple better crank up another iPhone factory because a recent survey says that 19 million mobile phone users want the phone.

Microsoft’s IPTV platform gets some upgrades and a new name

Chicago (IL) – Microsoft introduced a new version of its IPTV platform, which is now called “Mediaroom”.

Intel lays out Itanium road to 32 nm

There isn’t much we have heard about Intel’s flagship processor for datacenter processors lately: But Itanium is alive and Intel has just updated its roadmap – ranging from the upcoming Montvale processor, to Tukwila, the first 32 nm design Poulson and its successor Kittson.

I/O Magic announces 250 GB portable hard drive

Quickly moving high capacity from the desktop to the portable market, I/O is bringing a 250 GB model to its "Data To Go" line of small form factor hard drives later this month.