2006.06.19 - 2006.06.25
A summary of the past weeks main technology & science news. Updated every weekend.
Nokia, Siemens merge phone network biz.
US Gov behind the Pirate Bay shut down?
1/3 of Europeans lack basic computer skills.
Mitsubishi to release DL HD DVD-R media.
EC wants to dump "copyright levies".
HDMI specs updated (1.3).
ESA, Russia cooperate on spaceship design?
Space telescope to test mini-black hole theory.
IBM runs silicon chip at 500GHz.
China plans manned Lunar mission for 2024.
US Army to deply safe(?)robot army.
65W dual core Athlons on sale.
ATI signs up UMC for 80nm chips.
Socket AM2 already supports "reverse HT"?
Big price cuts on CPUs expected in July.
AMD's Next-gen architecture to arrive in 2008.
ATI's 80nm chip plans leaked.
Socket F Opterons get new names.
Next ATI IGP chipset to support DX10, SM4.0?
ATI's next-gen R600 still on schedule?
Web-browser Opera 9.0 released.
Yahoo!, M$ launch updated "messengers".
M$ wakes up late, scrambles "physics team"?