2003.01.13 - 2003.01.19   |   A summary of the past weeks main technology & science news. Updated every Sunday.
General IT (General, Business, Financial, Misc)

Record sales for PS2 and Sony.
No market for Nokia's gaming phone?
IBM's financials, stable.
Intel increases profit, marketshare.
Samsung posts $1bn+ profit for 4Q.
M$ invites ATI to Xbox2 showdown.
AMD posts big loss for 4Q.
Seagate first to offer Serial ATA drives?
Intel cuts it's 2003 budget by $700M.
Dark times for Sun.

Science Roundup (Science & Astronomy)

Rosetta Comet mission delayed.
3 more Nepute Moons discovered.
Most distant Quasar yet, discovered.
Brown Dwarf discovered only 12 ly. away.
NASA tests cleaner rocket fuel.
Star-formation in unlikely places.
Speed of Gravity "Incorrect"?
Semiconductor Roundup (CPUs, Chip-sets, Memory)

Bartons to arrive on February 7:th?
nVidia alters it's nv3x strategy?
Intel readies Centrino.
Hammers will be in short supply 'til 4Q?
Transmeta embeds security into TM5800.
Leaked Hammer roadmaps?
Intel alters Itanium roadmap.
$10M worth of Intel P4's stolen at Heathrow.

Software Roundup (General SW, Security, Virus-alerts)

M$ lets Govs see Windows source code.
3DMark 2003 out soon?
M$ releases 2003 Server RC2. PRESSRELEASE
Open VMS coming to Itanium?
Sobig-A mail worm hits the Net.
Sun ships Liberty Alliance Identity Server.
M$ smartphone(?) security breached.