2005.05.09 - 2005.05.15   |   A summary of the past weeks main technology & science news. Updated every Sunday.
General IT (General, Business, Financial, Misc)
Microsoft unveils Xbox 360.
Nintendo's Revolution to ship mid 2006?
Yahoo! starts digital music price war?
HD DVD vs BlueRay battle continues.
Toshiba shows 45GB triple-layer HD DVD.
Intel posts strong figures for 1Q.
Cisco posts profit and strong sales.
nVidia posts highest profits in 3 years.
Siemens Mobile phone biz to go to Korea?
VoIP company blamed for death of a child.
Apple opens up new iTune music stores.
Dell preparing laptop with 19" screen?

Software Roundup (General SW, Security, Virus-alerts)
Windows Mobile 5.0 released.
Next M$ office to arrive in 2006?
Microsoft to enter AntiVirus biz.
SWIFT satellite catches birth of black hole?
Semiconductor Roundup (CPUs, Chip-sets, Memory)
nVidia about to unveil its G70 chip?
Intel brings EMT64 to all desktop Pentiums.
AMD plans move to Socket M2 by 2H 2006.
ATi delays its R520 core til autumn?
Creative announces new sound chip.
VESA unveils next-gen display interface.
Intel to dump NetBurst?
CPU market share figures updated.

Science Roundup (Science & Astronomy)
Planet hunters celebrate 1st decade.
EC wants 70bn for scientific research.
Mars Express MARSIS experiment delayed.
Early shuttle retirement may affect ISS?
Dutch scientists share their science.
Micro-machines to produce fuel, air on Mars?
NASA examines possibility for rover on Venus?
NASA boss wants Shuttle replacement.