Australian PC market ends 2003 on a high: Gartner

The Australian PC market ended the year on a strong note with an overall growth of 16.1 percent compared with 2002. Meanwhile quarter on quarter comparison (the fourth quarter compared with the third quarter of 2003) showed growth was up by 3 percent...

Sophos antivirus protection bypassed

Sophos PLC's anti-virus software can be bypassed by a virus-laden e-mail if it doesn't contain any MIME boundary definitions, the company has admitted.

Firewall remains in the free Zone

Despite requests from its competitors to charge a fee for its ZoneAlarm firewall, Zone Labs says keeping the product’s zero price tag is the best thing the company has done.

Via takes Eden processor to 1GHz

Taiwanese chip vendor Via Technologies Inc. Tuesday announced the availability of 800MHz and 1GHz versions of its Eden ESP processor.

Osama annoys AOL IM users

A new Web-based game that lets players pretend to catch Osama bin Laden is annoying America Online Inc.'s (AOL's) Instant Messenger users with its virus-like self promotion, according to reports from users.

Court deals blow to Microsoft in Lindows case

After several legal setbacks in Europe, Linux vendor Inc. can now claim a victory in its U.S. battle with Microsoft Corp. over the Lindows name, which Microsoft says is too close to Windows.

Kazaa raid stirs up old P-to-P rivalries

Executives in the recording industry weren't the only ones cheering last Friday's raid on the headquarters of Sharman Networks Ltd., which makes and distributes Kazaa peer-to-peer software. At least one chief executive officer of a peer-to-peer (P-to...

Blast Radius buys Corel's XMetal

Blast Radius, an IT services company focusing mainly on large-scale Web applications, on Monday announced its purchase of the XMetal division of Corel.

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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.

Simon Harriott


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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