2003.05.05 - 2003.05.11   |   A summary of the past weeks main technology & science news. Updated every Sunday.
General IT (General, Business, Financial, Misc)

Apple's music service reaches 1M downloads.
Microsoft in new talks with EU.
Microsoft expands Xbox Live plans.
Infogrames changes it's name to Atari.
Apple ships new eMac models.
Palm OS based game console in the works.
Dell Computer Corp considering name change?
Toshiba to show low-cost BlueRay DVD.
M$ sets new PC definition with "Athens".
SEGA swaps Sammy for Namco.
Nokia optimistic about MMS.

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

Intel gives away more free code.
Palm OS 6 out before years end?
Windows 2003 Server faster than Linux?
Severe security issue with M$ "Passport".
Semiconductor Roundup (CPUs, Chip-sets, Memory)

Athlon 3200+ for sale before official launch?
Sony restructures chip operations.
Intel prepares new Celerons, price cuts.
AMD ships Athlon MP 2800+.
ATI ships Radeon 9600 Pro.
nVidia admits nv30 isn't successful.
AMD starts using it's Alchemy (Au 1500) CPU.
Intel adjusts Xeon prices.

Science Roundup (Science & Astronomy)

IBM creates nano-scale light emitter.
European Mars Express to launch on June 2.
Mores Law Forever?