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Hard drive vendors reduce warranties

Hard drive manufacturers Maxtor, Seagate and Western Digital have collaborated to drop the warranties on their desktop models from three years down to 12 months.

Palm to launch first OS 5 product in October

Palm Inc. will have its first product on the market using the new version of the Palm operating system, Palm OS 5, on Oct. 28, according to the chief executive officer (CEO) of Palm's hardware division, Palm Solutions Group.

Lindows upgrades OS, preps for general release

Renegade software startup Lindows.com Inc. released the 2.0 version of its Linux-based operating system (OS) this week, offering users features such as tabbed browsing, pop-up ad blocking capabilities and boosted networking support.

AOL's Real deal offers streamed marketing services

America Online Inc. (AOL) said Thursday that it had expanded a business agreement with RealNetworks Inc., allowing it to offer streamed, interactive marketing services using Real's Helix Universal Servers.

Hotmail aims to cut spam off at the pass

MSN Hotmail users may see a decrease in spam clogging up their inboxes in coming weeks, Microsoft Corp. said Wednesday, as it announced a deal with Brightmail Inc. to incorporate the company's spam-filter technology in its free e-mail service.

Sun details plans to sell Linux desktops

Ending weeks of speculation, Sun Microsystems Inc. on Wednesday unveiled its plans to offer desktop computers running the Linux operating system in a bid to undercut archrival Microsoft Corp. in one of the software giant's key markets.

Music recognition service targets mobile users

Shazam Entertainment Ltd., a company that offers a music recognition service for mobile phone users, has signed a two year-deal with the European music division of Germany's Bertelsmann AG and is in talks with German mobile operators to launch its se...

Bidders vie for Napster carcass

The most recent bidding in the auction for the remaining assets of the bankrupt file-swapping service Napster Inc. closed late Tuesday and the process of sorting through those offers has begun.

Fujitsu recalls faulty hard disk drives

Fujitsu Ltd., one of Japan's major hard disk drive manufacturers, is recalling and replacing drives used in its own and other PC makers' desktop products sold in Japan, the company said Tuesday.

P-to-P fans hope pen is mightier than the download

As the scuffle between peer-to-peer (P-to-P) proponents and powerful copyright holders moves onto the legislative stage, P-to-P advocates have begun gathering support for a letter to send to U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft this week, decrying the...

Sun pushes free StarOffice for schools, adds languages

Sun Microsystems Inc. plans to give away its StarOffice 6.0 product to schools around the world and increase the number of languages the software supports in an effort to steal market share from rival Microsoft Corp., a Sun executive said Tuesday.

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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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