2003.05.12 - 2003.05.18   |   A summary of the past weeks main technology & science news. Updated every Sunday.
General IT (General, Business, Financial, Misc)

Sony announces "Playstation Portable".
October launch for Nokia's N-Gage?
DVD copier fights MPAA in court.
Dell's revenue increases.
Microsoft, nVidia sign new deal.
Is IBM building a plant for AMD?

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

Clever "Fizzer" worm hits mail, P2P.
Longhorn filesystem explained.
64-bit Windows will need lot's of RAM.
IT security in banks "not good"?
E3: No multiplayer in Doom III?
E3: Half Life 2 preview.
Semiconductor Roundup (CPUs, Chip-sets, Memory)

nVidia officially launches the nv35.
AMD launches the Athlon XP 3200+.
ATI adds memory to it top Radeon board.
ATI & TSMC prepare for the R360.
Bug found in Intel's Itanium 2 CPU.
Hynix increases production of 100nm DRAM.
nVidia speeds up GF FX5600 chip.

Science Roundup (Science & Astronomy)

Mars exploration rovers ready to go?
Japan sends probe to collect asteroid sample.
Nanotechnology soon in computer memory?