2003.04.21 - 2003.04.27   |   A summary of the past weeks main technology & science news. Updated every Sunday.
General IT (General, Business, Financial, Misc)

European Galileo tech superior to GPS?
P2P ruling favors users of P2P.
Amazon.com post smaller loss for 1Q.
EMI prepares dowloadable music deal.
European Xbox Live figures.
Playstation 3 becomes PS4?
EU hits Hynix with 33% duty DRAM exports.
Adaptec leads way to serial SCSI.

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

M$ launches Win 2003 Server.
Sun to support Opteron with 64-bit Solaris.
M$ to license Win "protocols" to rivals.
M$ issues Office2k "registration bug" -patch.
Half Life 2 (Computer game) is coming.
Madonna's web site hacked.
Semiconductor Roundup (CPUs, Chip-sets, Memory)

AMD launches it's 64-bit Server CPU, Opteron.
nVidia to launch nv35 on E3?
nVidia nv30 confession.
nVidia supports Opteron with nForce3 chipset.
VIA unveils K8T400M Opteron chipset.
Newisys launches Opteron based servers.
Intel prepares 32bit tune up for Itanium2.
Sony produces "PS2-on-a-chip".
Software fix for P4 3GHz bug.
AMD clears out older Athlons.
Intel's Itanium plans.
Matrox readies 2 new Parhelia GFX cards.

Science Roundup (Science & Astronomy)

NASA to launch Galaxy Evolution Explorer.
Project Prometheus; NASA's nuclear future?
Light(RGB) emitting silicon produced.
Tracing planetary formation with HST.
New, hot exoplanet found.