GAO slams FBI network security

The Government Acountability Office has released a report that slams the FBI’s network security.

Dell ships Linux PCs today

Linux fans can rejoice because Dell is now shipping Ubuntu-installed desktops and notebooks.

Nissan says cellphones could nuke car keys

Japanese automaker Nissan is warning customers that cellphones could disable the car keys on two of its sedans.

Apple security update patches 12 problems

Apple released its fifth security update of 2007, patching potential problems in iChat, CoreGraphics, and other system commands.

Analyst opinion: Dell’s and Gateway’s gaming strategies compared

Dell and Gateway are getting more serious to capture market share in the PC gaming market. Rob Enderle has a look at both strategies and the products behind it.

Google brings calendar app to mobile

Google, one of the first search engines to provide a specific mobile site, has now optimized its Google Calendar application for cell phones.

Dell to sell computers at Wal-Mart

Nero brings Blu-ray, HD DVD burning to Linux

Video editing software company Nero announced today that Nero Linux 3 is available worldwide, claiming it is the first Linux application to support Blu-ray and HD DVD burning.

Nokia phones could warn of lightning strikes

Nokia, the top-selling handset maker may be running short on ideas for new phones, as the Finnish company recently patented a technology that warns users of imminent lightning strikes.

iPhone to boost touch panel demand

Bank of America goes mobile

Cementing its place as the first major US bank to offer a mobile-centric platform, Bank of America has launched a new cell phone portal that lets users manage all major banking activities on the go.

Valve's Steam hits 13 million user mark

Valve Software announced today that over 13 million users are now actively using its Steam digital distribution service.

Immersion offers tactile feedback technology for portable devices with touchscreens

Immersion today announced the availability of tactile feedback for small touchscreens used in navigation devices, media players and remote controls.

OCZ intros DDR3 enthusiast memory

OCZ announced PC3-8500 and PC3-10666 memory modules for Intel 3-series chipset motherboards.

Climber completes world's highest cell phone call

Rod Baber has set himself in the record books by making the world's highest cell phone call from a terrestrial location.

Western Digital ships 250 GB notebook hard drive

Western Digital (is getting more aggressive in the perpendicular race and today said that it has begun shipping a 2.5” notebook hard drive with the industry’s “highest capacity.”

Intel eliminates lead from 45nm line

Intel has announced that it will eliminate lead from its future line of 45 nm processors which include the Core 2 Duo, Core 2 Quad and Xeon processors.

T-Mobile launches Windows Mobile 6 phone

New York (NY) - T-Mobile has launched its latest phone, the "Wing".  Sporting a design similar to the Sidekick, the Wing is reportedly the first smartphone in the US to use Microsoft's new mobile operating system.  

Microsoft announces Office security initiative

Following recent security issues with its Office suite, Microsoft has announced a move to provide tighter restrictions to cut back on widespread zero-day attacks.

Netgear 11n Draft 2.0 upgrade released

Netgear has quietly released new firmware for its WNR854T RangeMax Next Wireless Router - Gigabit Edition wireless router.