2003.01.20 - 2003.01.26   |   A summary of the past weeks main technology & science news. Updated every Sunday.
General IT (General, Business, Financial, Misc)

Nintendo confirms GameCube sucessor.
Nokia posts record earnings for 4Q.
Infinum Labs announces new Gaming Console.
Prosecutors strike back at DVD hacker.
Amazon.com post profit for 4Q.
Mobile Infrastructure spending upturn?
UK Task Force to promote IPv6 in 5 year plan.

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

"Slammer" worm strikes at SQL servers.
McAfee warns about mobile netwok security.
Bill Gates speaks about security.
M$ announces WinMedia 9 DRM tools.
Java returns to Windows?
M$ launches CRM software in US.
AMD reveals Beowulf cluster for Opteron.
SQL SP3 released by Micro$oft.
Cookie security flaw may affect all browsers.
Semiconductor Roundup (CPUs, Chip-sets, Memory)

S3 returns to GFX market with "Columbia".
ATI Radeon R350 rumours emerge.
GeForce FX available within 3 weeks?
Barton speeds, prices, ship-dates.
Sun Desktop Linux, summer launch?
EV7 Alphas appear in servers.
ABIT secures the server Mobo.
Fujitsu to use Itaniums in servers.
SiS readies new chip-sets. (Intel & AMD)
Samsung releases 4GB memory module.
Corsair focuses on "better memory".
DRAM prices down.
Phone-on-a-chip by 2005?
nForce2 IGP finally hit retail?
Dual Opteron server launched.

Science Roundup (Science & Astronomy)

NASA to get funding for Nuclear rocket.
Distant exoplanet orbits Giant star.
EM Pulse weapon could be used in Gulf War 2.
Strained silicon promises faster chips.
Eta Carinae may be a binary star?