24th September 2005 Archive
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Meet the nemesis
The industry's worst kept secret is no more. Palm, Microsoft and Verizon are to host a press conference on Monday in San Francisco to launch Palm's first Windows-based device, the Treo 700W. Late this afternoon, the Wall Street Journal confirmed the news. Snaps of the Treo 700 have floated around the internet for months, and …
Mobile 24 Sep 2005, 06:56
That's for us to know, and you to guess
Credit card companies don't have to notify customers their personal information has been stolen, a California Judge ruled today. The Rothken law firm in Marin County, Ca had brought a class action suit on behalf of cardholders and merchants against CardSystems Solutions, Visa and MasterCard following a high profile data ID …
ID 24 Sep 2005, 06:57
One-liners to the rescue
Never afraid to pat himself on the back for a job well done, Motorola CEO Ed Zander took massive amounts of credit for turning around the telecommunications company, during a speech here yesterday. When he first arrived at Motorola in January of 2004, Zander - a Silicon Valley veteran - broke into tears both because of the …
Channel Register 24 Sep 2005, 19:05
It's masochism fortnight at Redmond!
Microsoft's PR campaign of self-flagellation continues - with senior executives offering the Wall Street Journal's Rob Guth an account of why Windows Vista will arrive so late and so incomplete. Thanks to the co-operation of Amitabh Srivastava, Brian Valentine, product manager Jim Allchin and even Gates himself - the Longhorn …
Operating Systems 24 Sep 2005, 21:54
- Geek's Guide to Britain INSIDE GCHQ: Welcome to Cheltenham's cottage industry
- 'Catastrophic failure' of 3D-printed gun in Oz Police test
- Game Theory Is the next-gen console war already One?
- BBC suspends CTO after it wastes £100m on doomed IT system
- Peak Facebook: British users lose their Liking for Zuck's ad empire