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Microsoft fined Euro 280.5m by EU

The European Commission has fined Microsoft Euro 280.5 million ($US357 million) for failing to comply with the terms of a March 2004 antitrust judgement against it, the Commission said on Wednesday.

Microsoft will ask EU court to quash fines

Microsoft will appeal the steep fine levied Wednesday by the European Commission (EC) on grounds that the company has worked closely to deliver the requested technical documents in the right format, the company's chief legal counsel said.

Intel to launch Conroe desktop chip

Intel will launch its next-generation "Conroe" chip for desktop PCs on July 27, marking the company's second step to recover from slumping sales with new products.

Dell plans US changes in entry-level PC pricing

Dell plans to announce PC pricing changes for US small business and home users. The move is expected to shift it away from promoting inexpensive, barebone computers for that market toward more mainstream configurations that cost more.

UK music group enlists ISPs in piracy battle

The British Phonographic Industry is trying to enlist ISPs (Internet service providers) in its battle against illegal file sharing, a move that could allow it to target more music traders and reduce the amount of time it spends in court.

Aussie anti-spam law working, NZ to follow suit

Spam volumes in Australia continue to be high, but the proportion of worldwide spam coming from Australia has dropped since the passing of the Spam Act in 2003, says the Australian government's Department of Communications, Information Technology and...

PC vendors can offer two-month Office 2007 trials

Microsoft has introduced a new program that gives system builders and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) more opportunities to sell licenses for its forthcoming Office 2007 suite to small business.

Firefox 2.0 beta coming this week

The first beta version of the Firefox 2.0 browser could be released as soon as Tuesday, according to a note posted to Mozilla's Web site.

Freescale first to market with new memory chips

Freescale Semiconductor is commercially offering a new type of memory chip, in hopes of spurring the development of applications and devices that can capitalize on the inherent advantages of the technology, the semiconductor company said on Monday.

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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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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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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.

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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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