Tech Week In Review
2000.10.16 - 2000.10.22
A summary of the past weeks technology news. Updated every sunday.

General IT
Rumour or fact? nVidia to buy 3DFX?
Ericsson reorganizes mobile phone production, concentrates on 3G.
NEC shows Transmeta powered notebook.
IBM launches new e-servers.
Motorola introduces Blue-tooth systems for Cars.
Applied Digital Solutions (ADS) will soon demonstrate it's "Digital Angel" GPS chip implant! (Yes, Implant)
Majority of PC's sold in Germany are powered by AMD processors.

CPU Roundup
AMD ships the 1.2 GHz Athlon and the 800 MHz Duron.
Intel regret Rambus alliance. Looking at own DDR solutions.
Intel PIII 1.13 GHz will ship in Q2 2001, if ever...
    Intel's PIII slip just a PR ploy? The PIII may never return?
Intel to reconsider it's SOI decision?
VIA plans DDR chip-set support for both Athlon & PIII.
Acer Laboratories Inc. (ALi) announced big improvement in it's DDR chipset.

Software Roundup
FBI's surveillance program "Carnivore" partly exposed to public.
Next Windows (Whistler) delayed until 2002?