17th > June > 2000 Archive

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Intel downplays PC-133, Screaming Cindy, on notebooks

Internal Intel roadmaps seen by The Register indicate that notebook chips which will be launched next Monday -- as exclusively revealed here last January -- are just the thin end of a DDR (double data rate) wedge from Chipzilla Central in Santa Clara.
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Online chat ends in knife attack

A Chinese man has been jailed for stabbing a fellow Net user after the pair argued in a chat room.
Broken CD with wrench

It's a fixed wireless auction thing

E-commerce Minister Patricia Hewitt has released details of the government's plans to auction radio spectrum for broadband fixed wireless access.
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HW Roundup Via mobos, T'birds, Celery 2s

Two grade 'A' reviews to have a peek at on 3dHardware. The site has nothing much bad to say about either the 700MHz thunderbird Slot A or the the Athlon 850.
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Intel mobile plans for next nine months unfold

Intel will introduce two SpeedStep based mobile Pentium IIIs in September at speeds of 800MHz and 850MHz, according to a roadmap we viewed at Computex last week.