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02.13.2006 - Winners Of AMD-Sponsored ‘64 Second Film Contest’ Demonstrate ‘Waitlessness’ Is Possible



View AMD related news. AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the three winners in “The 64 Second Film Contest,” a test of creativity and digital media development skill sponsored by AMD. The contest challenged contestants to express the concept of “Waitlessness” in a 64-second short film to help showcase how AMD Athlon™ 64 X2 dual-core processors “shatter the hourglass,” by taking content creation and multimedia performance to a new level. Today’s digital content creators are using AMD Athlon 64 X2 dual-core processors to create more, while spending less time waiting for their computers to render videos and perform other multimedia tasks.
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02.10.2006 - Gateway Lands Notebook PC Contract With the State of Tennessee



View Gateway related news. Gateway, the nation's third-largest PC company has added Tennessee to the growing number of states purchasing Gateway's products. The state selected Gateway as a business class notebooks and convertible notebook provider under the Notebook State Wide Contract.
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02.09.2006 - InterVideo Demos Multimedia Solution for Mobility at the 3GSM World Congress Show



View InterVideo-Press related news. InterVideo®, Inc. (NASDAQ: IVII), a leading provider of multimedia technologies to handheld device OEMs and ODMs, announced today that it will demonstrate its latest handset software solutions running on advanced processors at the 3GSM World Congress Show, Stand H65, Hall 2. Demonstrations include live digital TV streaming and other Intervideo multimedia technology shipping on mobile phones and GPS devices.
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02.09.2006 - Gateway Delivers PC Powerhouse for Digital Enthusiasts



View Gateway related news. Gateway, Inc. today announces new desktop PC models for consumers and small businesses. The new high-performance Gateway(R) FX510 Series can be customized with leading-edge graphics solutions and blazing fast Intel(R) Pentium(R) Extreme Edition Dual Core 955 processor to suit the needs of digital enthusiasts and gamers. The new Gateway(R) DX Series PCs feature the latest technology for PC customers on a budget.
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02.09.2006 - Snyder Named Interim Chief Executive Officer of Gateway



View Gateway related news. The Gateway, Inc. (NYSE: GTW) Board of Directors has named Chairman and long-time Director Rick Snyder as the company's interim chief executive officer following the resignation of Wayne Inouye.
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02.09.2006 - GATEWAY, INC. NEWS MEDIA & ANALYST WEB CAST TODAY, FEB. 9 AT 10 A.M. EST/7 A.M. PST



View Gateway related news. The Gateway, Inc. (NYSE: GTW) Board of Directors has named Chairman and long-time Director Rick Snyder as the company's interim chief executive officer following the resignation of Wayne Inouye.
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02.09.2006 - AMD Supports Korean Fair Trade Commission Dawn Raids As Part Of Investigation Into Possible Intel Antitrust Violations



View AMD related news. AMD (NYSE: AMD) released the following statement today regarding the Korean Fair Trade Commission’s (KFTC) dawn raids as part of their investigation into possible violations by Intel Corporation of that country’s Monopoly Regulation and Fair Trade Act.
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02.09.2006 - AMD CEO Hector Ruiz Advises Congress That Innovation, Competition Are Keys To Ensuring U.S. Competitiveness In 21st Century



View AMD related news. Innovation and competition are vital to U.S. competitiveness in the 21st century, said AMD (NYSE: AMD) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Hector Ruiz in testimony before the U.S. House of Representatives’ Committee on Government Reform today.
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02.09.2006 - Sonic Solutions Updates Financial Guidance



View SonicSolutions related news. Sonic Solutions® (NASDAQ: SNIC) management provided updated financial guidance during its fiscal third quarter 2006 earnings conference call today.
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02.08.2006 - Microsoft Xbox 360 Launched with InterVideo DVD Engine Playback Software



View InterVideo-Press related news. InterVideo®, Inc. (NASDAQ: IVII) announced today that the new Xbox 360™ video game and entertainment system from Microsoft® Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) includes the award-winning DVD engine from InterVideo's WinDVD® for video playback. InterVideo previously announced the licensing agreement with Microsoft last May.
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02.08.2006 - Symantec CEO to Keynote at RSA Conference 2006; Executives to Participate in Panel Discussions



View Symantec related news. Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq: SYMC) today announced that John W. Thompson, Symantec's chairman and chief executive officer, will keynote at the RSA Conference 2006 on Wednesday, Feb. 15, at 10 a.m. PT. Other Symantec speakers include James Socas, senior vice president, Corporate Development; Lawrence Dietz, senior marketing director; and Samir Kapuria, principal security strategist. RSA Conference 2006 is being held Feb. 13-17, at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, Calif.
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02.08.2006 - Economic Study Reveals That Brand Specifications In Computer Hardware Procurement Needlessly Cost U.S. Taxpayers Up To $563 Million



View AMD related news. The inclusion of brand-name specifications in federal computer hardware procurement lead to harmful consequences that needlessly cost U.S. taxpayers up to $563 million, according to a new economic study by R. Preston McAfee, J. Stanley Johnson Professor of Business, Economics and Management at the California Institute of Technology. The study, Improving Federal Procurement: The Benefits of Vendor-Neutral Contract Specifications, was commissioned by AMD (NYSE: AMD).
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02.07.2006 - Symantec Announces New Consumer Security Service; Project "Genesis" Begins



View Symantec related news. Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq: SYMC) today announced it is developing a next generation consumer security service for Windows Vista and Windows XP. Code-named Genesis and scheduled for release in the fall, the new service is a streamlined security solution designed to provide continuous, up-to-date protection. Genesis will seamlessly integrate Norton's best-of-breed, market leading security and PC tuneup technologies; incorporate online backup, and introduce innovative patent-pending technology for protection from the new-class of Internet threats: crimeware, phishing scams and fraudulent websites.
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02.07.2006 - Symantec to Acquire Relicore; Extends Symantec's Data Center Management Capabilities



View Symantec related news. Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq: SYMC) today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Relicore, Inc., a leading provider of data center change and configuration management solutions. Relicore’s flagship product, Relicore Clarity, is the industry's only configuration management solution capable of automatically discovering, mapping, and tracking changes to application and server components in real time. The acquisition of Relicore is a key step in Symantec’s creation of an integrated solution for standardized, simplified data center management. The transaction is expected to close in mid-February 2006.
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02.07.2006 - Symantec Announces Programming Competition to Encourage Technical Literacy and Innovation for University Students



View Symantec related news. Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq: SYMC) today announced its first university programming competition aimed at encouraging creativity and innovation in software engineering. Symantec's Programming Competition begins Feb. 22, 2006, and ends Feb. 28, 2006.
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02.07.2006 - NVIDIA Introduces the First Notebook GPU Targeted Specifically for Business Use



View NVIDIA related news. NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA), the worldwide leader in programmable graphics processor technologies, today announced that the first NVIDIA Quadro® NVS notebook graphics solutions will be featured in Toshiba Tecra® M5, Tecra A6, and Tecra A7 business notebooks.
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02.07.2006 - AnandTech - Ricoh EncryptEase: CD-R Password Protection Made Easy



View NovaStor related news. The life of the CD-R has hit its peak with many users moving on to higher capacity DVD writeable media for data storage and backup. Whether the use of writeable optical media is for data storage, media, or personal backup, many turn to 3rd party utilities to perform all of these operations.
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02.06.2006 - Maxtor Wins First Place For Small-Business Ingenuity



View HardDrive related news. Storage and backup innovator Maxtor Corporation (NYSE: MXO) announced today that its Maxtor OneTouch™ III, Turbo Edition external storage solution has won JupiterWeb's "SmallBusinessComputing.com 2006 Excellence in Technology Awards." Occupying first place in the storage category for the third consecutive year, the company's cutting-edge storage solution has set a new standard in providing the easiest way for small businesses to back up and protect their often irreplaceable digital assets.
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02.06.2006 - ATI Introduces Its Next Generation Mobile Workstation Graphics Technology



View ATi-press related news. ATI Technologies Inc. (TSX:ATY)(NASDAQ:ATYT) the global leader in mobile workstation graphics accelerators introduces its next generation mobile workstation technology with the Mobility FireGL(TM) V5200, available in the Lenovo ThinkPad(R) T60p. Further delivering on ATI's commitment to the most current technology for mobile workstations, ATI has combined breakthrough performance with a lower power design that is the hallmark of ATI's mobile products.
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02.06.2006 - ATI Mobility'TM' Radeon'R' Graphics Selected for New Lenovo ThinkPad T60 Business Notebooks



View ATi-press related news. ATI Technologies Inc. (TSX:ATY)(NASDAQ:ATYT) today announced Lenovo's new ThinkPad T60 thin-and-light model will feature Mobility(TM) Radeon(R) X1400 and Mobility(TM) Radeon(R) X1300 graphics processors to deliver the ideal balance of performance and portability in a cutting-edge business notebook.
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