2005.05.16 - 2005.05.22   |   A summary of the past weeks main technology & science news. Updated every Sunday.
General IT (General, Business, Financial, Misc)
Sony unveils the Playstation 3.
Full Playsation 3 specs.
Playstation 3 faster than Xbox 360?
Nintendo reveals some Revolution details.
Nintendo presents shrinked GBA.
PalmOne release LifeDrive PDA.
Samsung shows OLED TV prototype.
Nokia transforms N-Gage back into phones?
Paul Otellini takes over as Intel CEO.
Optimistic attempt to create copy proof DVDs.
Western Digital ships SATA II drive.
Customer data safe in Hamburg P2P case.

Software Roundup (General SW, Security, Virus-alerts)
Netscape 8.0, a hybrid browser, released.
EU still reluctant about software patents.
BSA presents imaginary piracy loss figures.
HyperThreadding vulnerability not critcal?
Unreal 3 powered games to hit retail this year?
Semiconductor Roundup (CPUs, Chip-sets, Memory)
Some nVidia G70 specs and name leak out.
VIA to launch Pentium M pin compatible CPU.
Intel Centrinos move away from 400MHz FSB.
ATI names its multirendering tech Crossfire.

Science Roundup (Science & Astronomy)
Russian submarine to launch spacecraft?
Scientists warn against space-based weapons.
Nuclear battery breakthrough claim.
Intel licenses latest PowerVR GFX core.
Oxygen generator on ISS broken for good?
Scientists composite new Titan panorama.