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HP/Compaq merger: whither Linux?

Until now, competitors Compaq Computer Corp. and Hewlett-Packard Co. have had separate strategies for the continued use of the Linux operating system in their products and services. So what happens if the proposed merger (see story) of the two compan...

Study: Look out labels: file swapping growing

While a hush may have descended over renegade Napster Inc., its legion of file-swapping fans are more active than ever, downloading billions of free files in August from four leading peer-to-peer sharing systems, according to a report released this w...

PocketPC steals the show, as Palm fades

Any doubts about Microsoft Corp.'s dominance in the handheld device market appeared to be answered last week at one of the leading showcase events for companies doing battle in the mobile software and hardware space, but industry pundits warn that in...

Justice drops breakup effort against Microsoft

The U.S. Department of Justice said Thursday that it will not seek a breakup of Microsoft Corp. in the new remedy phase of the case, and, instead, will seek a series of remedies that restrict the company's business practices. The government also said...

Motives of Code Red bug hunters questioned

Code Red's astonishing success at infecting computers has reignited a fierce debate about full disclosure--the practice of publishing information about security holes. The discussion has even led some to question the motives of those who discovered t...

Microsoft lifts the lid on Pocket PC 2002

Microsoft Corp. plans to unveil its new Pocket PC operating system, which the company claims was designed around the requests of business customers, at the Demomobile 2001 conference on Thursday.

EU says its pursuit of Microsoft continues

The European Commission declined comment Thursday on the latest twist in the U.S. government case against Microsoft Corp., although an official with the competition office of the EuropeanUnion executive body said the new case there is "factually and ...

IBM to sell software, equipment on eBay

IBM Corp. and eBay Inc. announced an agreement Thursday for IBM to expand its sales of software, servers and PCs on the eBay auction site. IBM will link directly to eBay on the IBM.com homepage, and the two companies will explore a joint marketing ca...

Study: IE 6 usage zooms past Netscape 6

Just a week out of the gates, Microsoft Corp.'s Internet Explorer (IE) 6 Web browser has already scooped up market share, surpassing AOL Time Warner Inc.'s rival Netscape 6 browser, according to information released this week by WebSideStory Inc., an...

Sonicblue revives ReplayTV, offers networked device

Couch potatoes can rejoice: Soon, you'll be able to lie around for nearly two weeks without running out of recorded programs to watch on your TV. And you'll be able to share the shows with someone in the next room--or the next continent.

Sony, SanDisk ink Memory Stick pact

Sony Corp.'s Memory Stick got a boost on Wednesday when the company signed a deal with memory card maker and reseller SanDisk Corp. under which SanDisk will supply Sony with flash memory and Sony will supply finished Memory Stick cards back to SanDis...

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Hewlett-Packard and Compaq have been for decades at the forefront of information technology, supplying services and equipment to business and home users alike. Here is a brief history of the two.

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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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