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Sony unveils new Vaio lineup with Windows XP

Sony Corp. unveiled a new lineup of its Vaio PCs carrying Microsoft Corp.'s Windows XP operating system at Vaio Forum 2001 in Tokyo on Friday. The company is pursuing its strategy of making Vaio more entertaining and networkable with the inclusion of...

Microsoft signs up new game developers to Xbox

With just over a month left before it makes its first foray into the home game console business, Microsoft Corp. has added the support of three Japanese computer game makers to its Xbox plans.

IBM unveils power-paring chip

IBM Corp. unveiled an ultra-low power chip Friday that it said will reduce power consumption in battery-operated portable consumer electronic devices and improve power efficiency, both in active and standby modes.

HP ready to embrace DVD+RW

Hewlett-Packard Co. will begin phasing out off-the-shelf CD-RW (CD-rewriteable) drives as the company begins a shift toward more expensive and possibly more lucrative recordable DVD drives.

Sony's PS2 sells 20M, color versions planned

Fresh from celebrating the sale of its 20 millionth PlayStation 2 console, Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) will use the Tokyo Game Show, which opens Friday, to unveil versions of the PS2 game console in a range of colors other than the tradit...

Microsoft abandons MCSE decertification policy

Microsoft Corp. said Wednesday it will not decertify MCSEs (Microsoft-certified systems engineers) for Windows NT 4.0 or below who do not upgrade to Windows 2000 by Dec. 31, as was announced more than a year ago by the Redmond, Wash., company.

Hacker claims next round in banner-ad battle

Nobody said the war was over. When it comes to pop-up and banner advertising on Web sites, tempers run high: Dedicated surfers can't stand the commercial messages, but site operators who make money off advertising want people to see them.

Opera teams with Canal Plus on TV browser

It's a big break for upstart Web browser maker Opera Software A/S: the company's software will go into a new generation of digital set-top boxes for Internet surfing via television sets.

Ashcroft to academics: DMCA not your problem

A group of scientists who filed a suit last June, asking for their research to be protected from reprisals under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), received a blow this week when U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft filed a motion to dismiss...

Jupiter: DIY security falls down

Companies in the U.S. need to take online security more seriously and should outsource it to security experts, said a Jupiter Media Metrix Inc. report released on Wednesday.

Security flaw in Symantec's antivirus updater

The tool used to update the virus definitions in Symantec Corp.'s antivirus products has a security hole that can allow hostile code to be downloaded to PCs, according to the German hacking group Phenoelit.

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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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