2003.02.03 - 2003.02.09   |   A summary of the past weeks main technology & science news. Updated every Sunday.
General IT (General, Business, Financial, Misc)

Xbox brings $350M loss in 4Q for M$.
European anti-piracy plan inadequate?
Ericsson posts another loss.
Cisco profits up despite slow sales.
eBay shuts down all Columbia auctions.
Apple tweaks iMac range.
Wall Street affected by war threat.
Dell to do like Apple, dump the floppy.
M$, nVidia settle Xbox payment.
Analyzing Nokia's N-Gage platform.
WorldCom to kick 6000 more.

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

M$ *might* lower software prices.
M$ willing to ship Sun's Java VM?
Symantec's "Internet Threat" report.
New IE security updates available.
Semiconductor Roundup (CPUs, Chip-sets, Memory)

"Barton" (Athlon XP 3000+) in stock.
ATI's R350 already in mass production?
AMD ships Athlon MP2600+.
nVidia shifting focus to nv35?
Samsung to show mobile system-on-a-chip.
Intel to present new mobile chip.
DDR-II not mainstream until 2004?
Bsrton overview.
"Prescott" to feature Hyperthreading 2?
AMD to cut Athlon MP prices.
Carmack on R300, nv30 performance.

Science Roundup (Science & Astronomy)

Columbia accident cause still unclear.
High density data storage breakthrough.
Speed of gravity measurement disputed.