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Microsoft fixes four flaws, one critical

Microsoft issued three security bulletins late Wednesday offering patches for four recently discovered security vulnerabilities in several of its products. One hole in Windows NT, Windows 2000 and Windows XP was rated "critical" by the vendor.

Intel to ship 2GHz Pentium 4-M

Intel is set to ship its first 2GHz Pentium 4-M (mobile) chip next week, according to sources familiar with the company's plans.

Hollywood, techies square off over copy locks

The firefight over digital copy controls continues, with consumer advocates and software industry representatives accusing Hollywood of eroding fair-use rights in overzealous efforts to fight piracy.

McAfee: New virus is first to infect image files

A new virus can, for the first time, infect image files, according to antivirus software company McAfee Security, a division of Network Associates. This means that the virus could be spread through Web sites containing infected image files, and force...

Nvidia intros Cg -- new high-level graphics language

Graphics chip maker Nvidia on Thursday took the wraps off of Cg. Described as "C for graphics," Cg is a new high-level graphics programming language and is being promoted not just as a solution for Nvidia products but also comparable hardware from ot...

Scientists hatch quantum-computer building blocks

Science merged with science fiction Thursday as the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) announced it has successfully paired the first ion traps, creating the building blocks for quantum computing, according to NIST representatives.

1.8GHz Celerons are go

We reported back in May that Intel would be launching a 1.8GHz version of its Celeron processor, and lo and behold it has been officially announced today.

Gartner: Apples cheaper than PCs

Contrary to popular opinion, a study from market analyst Gartner has found that Apple Macintosh computers are cheaper to own and run than their PC counterparts.

SmartDisk to release Universal Reader next week

A USB 1.1 universal reader that reads six flash media cards from one unit will be launched next week by SmartDisk, the folks who develop portable products for capturing, organizing, using and preserving digital content.

IDC undercounted white boxes, revises PC estimates

IDC has revamped its portrait of the worldwide PC market in 2001, saying it underestimated the number of PCs shipped by so-called "white box" manufacturers, which are smaller PC makers that operate mostly in a local market.

ViewSonic release 50-inch plasma display

The display specialists at ViewSonic have introduced two next-generation plasma displays: a 50-inch and 42-inch. The displays combine high-resolution images with features such as a built-in TV tuner and sound system. They're compatible with PC and Ma...

TSMC breakthrough shrinks transistors 10-fold

Contract-chip maker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (TSMC) Wednesday announced it has produced a working device that incorporates a new transistor type which will allow the company to produce transistors that are 10 times smaller than the...

Microsoft patches patch, moves to fill Gopher hole

Microsoft released two security bulletins late Tuesday, the first updating a patch the company released for a handful of its chat software clients in May and the second detailing a work-around to a flaw in its Internet Explorer Web browser that comes...

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Kathy Cassidy

STYLISTIC Q702

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

Anthony Grifoni

STYLISTIC Q572

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

Steph Mundell

LIFEBOOK UH574

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

Andrew Mitsi

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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