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09.30.2002 - Sanyo double CDRW Capacity



View News related news. Sanyo Electric Co. Ltd. has introduced a CD drive which can read and write twice the normal amount of data onto a conventional CD-R disc, the company announced Wednesday. When data is recorded with the CRD-BPDV2 drive for HD-Burn, a 700M-byte CD-R can hold 1.4G bytes of data. This will allow the recording medium to hold up to two hours of video, according to a Sanyo representative, who declined to give his name.
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09.29.2002 - AOL on $199 computers



View News related news. This computer could turn out to be a very big deal. Not so much because it’s the first under-$200 new PC to hit the marketplace or because it runs a version of Linux which can run some Windows programs — but because the idea had been embraced by the number one online service.
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09.29.2002 - AMD to produce 64-bit desktop processor



View AMD related news. AMD is going to risk all and produce a 64-bit desktop Processor.
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09.28.2002 - Maxtor's new MaXLine Plus II hard drives come with 5 year warranty



View HardDrive related news. It seems not all Maxtor hard drives will come with the measly 1-year warranty. The newly announced 7200RPM MaXLine Plus II drives will adorn a hefty 5-year limited warranty.
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09.28.2002 - 37 OS's on 1 PC



View News related news. 18-year-old Richard Robbins had way too much extra time on his hands so he put together a computer that runs 37 different operating systems.
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09.26.2002 - Pocket-Sized RC Cars Hit U.S. Soil



View News related news. The latest Asian craze, modifiable radio-controlled cars that fit in the palm of your hand, has finally hit the U.S. In a press conference Wednesday, Radio Shack introduced the ZipZap line of miniature RC cars. Each is based upon real-life roadster, and can be tricked out with body kits and other accessories. Customers also have the option of upgrading and tweaking the gear ratios to give their car an extra boost.
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09.26.2002 - AMD IS SET to launch some new-flavour Athlons on October 1st



View AMD related news. The chipmaker will unveil its long-awaited 333MHz frontside bus in the 2700+ and 2800+ Athlon XPs, on that date, our sources tell us, pointing to a revival of the chip wars between AMD and Intel in the run-up to the pre-Christmas buying binge.
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09.26.2002 - MIT at Work on Resilient Internet



View WWW-News related news. Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, in collaboration with scientists from several other universities and organizations, are designing a new distributed, self-healing Internet infrastructure that they hope will be resistant to attack and failure. The project, known as IRIS (Infrastructure for Resilient Internet Systems), aims to take some of the properties of current distributed computing systems--such as redundancy and decentralization--and integrate them into a more secure, reliable architecture.
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09.26.2002 - Volume shipments of nForce2 chipset promised



View NVIDIA related news. Months after its official debut, Nvidia’s nForce2 chipset for Advanced Micro Devices’s (AMD) K7 platform is reportedly able to finally promise volume shipments, which had been hampered by its failure to pass DDR400 and AGP 8x standard tests in early October.
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09.25.2002 - Some DRAM Selling Below Cost



View News related news. Micron is reporting that the "sweet spot" of the memory market is now DDR. This is responsible for some DRAM prices to be sold below cost.
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09.25.2002 - Dell dives into printer market



View News related news. Dell, confirming analyst speculation, said Tuesday it has reached an agreement to work with the Lexington, Ky.-based printer maker to create a line of Dell-branded inkjet and laser printers. The companies will also create a line of Dell-branded printer supplies, such as ink cartridges. All of the new products will be sold directly to customers.
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09.23.2002 - Free cleaning kit for your HP DeskJet



View News related news. HP is offering a free cleaning kit for your HP DeskJet 600 and OfficeJet 500, 600 and 700 series printer.
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09.23.2002 - Creative introduces new PC audio standard



View Creative related news. Creative Labs have introduced the Sound Blaster Audigy 2 with THX Certification.
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09.23.2002 - VIA fills KT333 shortage with remarked KT400



View VIA related news. Motherboard manufacturers are concerned about VIA decision to launch a remarked KT400 product to compensate for the recent supply shortage of the KT333 chipset.
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09.22.2002 - Intel is to produce 2.0GHz Celerons using 0.13-micron processing



View Intel-Press related news. Intel is to produce 2.0GHz Celerons using 0.13-micron processing...
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09.22.2002 - Pioneer DVD drives too hot to handle



View Alert related news. Pioneer DVD-RW drives are overheat when recording on certain high-speed media. New software has been released to manage the hardware...
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09.22.2002 - South Korean 15-inch TFT LCD prices drop to as low as US$195



View News related news. The average sales price of South Korean 15-inch LCD monitor panels has dropped to US$200 and some panels were sold for as low as US$195, according to an industry analysis report released by Deutsche Securities on September 18.
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09.18.2002 - Neowin Back Online



View Neowin related news. Using a new host, Neowin is back in operation. The DNS may not have propagated to your ISP, yet. So, if their URL isn't working use this temporary link.
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09.17.2002 - LindowsOS Version 2.0



View Linspire related news. LindowsOS is a new, fun and exciting operating system that delivers the power, stability and cost-savings of Linux with the ease of a windows environment. LindowsOS is easy to experience because of its friendly graphical interface and support for popular Microsoft Windows file types (.doc, .xls, .ppt, .jpg, .gif, .mp3, etc.).
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09.15.2002 - Seagate lowers hard drive warranty period



View Seagate-Technology related news. The Inquirer has posted an article with a quoted letter from Seagate. The Letter states that all of Seagate desktop and personal storage products shipped after the October 1st will carry a one-year limited warranty. This is to follow suit with Maxtor and Western Digital whom both recently annoucced that the warranties issued by them will be one-year.
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