2005.04.11 - 2005.04.17   |   A summary of the past weeks main technology & science news. Updated every Sunday.
General IT (General, Business, Financial, Misc)
M$ to announce Xbox2 on May 12:th?
Sony to present PS3 on May 16:th?
RIAA sues users of Internet 2.
Sony offers peace talks in HD DVD wars.
Digital camera market slowing down?
Barcelona gets Europe's fastest computer.
IBM posts profits but dissapoints?
FlashMem drags down AMD's 1Q figures.
SonyEricsson posts lower profits.
Samsung posts lower than expected profits.
IFPI wants to put pressure on ISPs.
Airship to provide broadband in Texas?
New lawasuits against 'song swappers'.
Seagate also 'announces' perpendicular HDDs.
IBM & Sanyo to co-develop mobile fuel cells?

Software Roundup (General SW, Security, Virus-alerts)
Half-Life 2 expansion coming?
Apple to release OS X 10.4 on April 29th.
Trojan masquerades as Win security patch.
George Bush wants privacy?
Semiconductor Roundup (CPUs, Chip-sets, Memory)
Intel to 'rush out' dual-core to beat AMD?
Dual core Athlons to get 'X2' brand.
AMD Turion laptop goes on sale.
AMD releases new mobile Athlon 64s.
Intel confirms existence of 'Conroe' chip.
DRAM prices falling fast.
Firms promise DDR3 memory in 2006.
Intel targets set-top boxes with new chipset.
Moore's law hits 40 (years).
A look at Intel's Desktop roadmap.
ULI claims breakthrough chipset for AMD64.
Intel's Notebook roadmap.
Intel's Server roadmap.
XGI presents its latests GFX core.
AMD to cut Sempron (s754) prices.

Science Roundup (Science & Astronomy)
Scientists 'freeze' light.
New crew arrives to the ISS.
Europe to tests designs of 100m telescopes.
Perfect spot for Moon base found?
NASA tests Discovery fuel tanks.
Growth of the universe analysed.