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Gates: Computers still transforming home, office

Microsoft Chairman and Chief Software Architect Bill Gates unveiled Sunday night a new application that aims to replace the paper note pad, and demonstrated a slew of digital devices creeping into the home and office that are powered by versions of t...

Lindows unleashes new OS

Renegade software vendor Lindows.com Inc. has unleashed its new Linux-based operating system (OS), promising an affordable Linux offering for the mass market that is compatible with Microsoft Corp.'s Windows file formats.

Roxio to scoop up Napster remains

Napster's final resting place will apparently be with digital media software provider Roxio Inc., which has agreed to acquire the remaining assets of the fallen peer-to-peer (P-to-P) file trading company for US$5 million in cash and 100,000 warrants ...

Xbox proves costly console

Microsoft has revealed serious losses of over US$177 million ($314m) from its Xbox games console, despite its initial protestations that the device was 'selling well'.

Roxio to acquire Napster assets

Toast developer Roxio has announced its intent to acquire the assets of Napster Inc., the now-defunct music sharing service. The deal is expected to close later this month.

Dataquest: Economy curbs PC recovery

Worldwide PC shipments for 2002 and 2003 will rise, but lack of compelling technologies and worries about the economy are causing users to hang on to their older computers, putting a damper on industry recovery, according to market research company D...

UnitedLinux products make debut at Comdex

Four Linux vendors collaborating on a common operating system will announce Tuesday the availability of their first commercial release, called UnitedLinux 1.0, according to information from member companies.

New flavour of wireless LAN starts to emerge

The Comdex trade show this week in Las Vegas will give early glimpses of IEEE 802.11g wireless LAN products, which are designed to deliver as much as 54M bps (bits per second) of bandwidth using the same radio spectrum used by current 11M-bps gear.

Web radio expected to keep playing

Small Webcasters expect to keep streaming their music, with US Congress giving them a break on the royalty rates imposed on online radio stations.

Copyright cops target workplace, schools

The recording industry is on the warpath. After clobbering Napster in the courtroom, it's trying to strike down music piracy at its perceived sources: The workplace and the college dorm room.

HP unveils a pair of IPaq Pocket PCs

Talk about a personal touch: Hewlett-Packard Co. (HP) has announced a Pocket PC that offers biometric security through a built-in fingerprint scanner--a first for a mainstream commercial personal digital assistant.

HP expands its laser printer line

Hewlett-Packard Co. (HP) is speeding up its LaserJet family, with the release of two new models that build on the LaserJet 4100 workgroup monochrome laser printer.

Low-key Comdex to highlight handhelds, Tablet PCs

The annual Comdex Fall trade show will begin in Las Vegas Sunday with 27 percent fewer exhibitors than last year, but organizers hope visitor numbers will remain high with people keen to see new handheld and Tablet PC products.

New Pentium 4 available from several PC vendors

Intel Corp.'s new 3.06GHz Pentium 4 processor is available in a variety of PCs designed for high-performance users in both the consumer and business markets, according to announcements Thursday from a number of vendors.

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STYLISTIC Q702

First impression on unpacking the Q702 test unit was the solid feel and clean, minimalist styling.

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STYLISTIC Q572

For work use, Microsoft Word and Excel programs pre-installed on the device are adequate for preparing short documents.

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The Fujitsu LifeBook UH574 allowed for great mobility without being obnoxiously heavy or clunky. Its twelve hours of battery life did not disappoint.

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STYLISTIC Q702

The screen was particularly good. It is bright and visible from most angles, however heat is an issue, particularly around the Windows button on the front, and on the back where the battery housing is located.

Simon Harriott

STYLISTIC Q702

My first impression after unboxing the Q702 is that it is a nice looking unit. Styling is somewhat minimalist but very effective. The tablet part, once detached, has a nice weight, and no buttons or switches are located in awkward or intrusive positions.

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