2005.08.08 - 2005.08.14   |   A summary of the past weeks main technology & science news. Updated every Sunday.
General IT (General, Business, Financial, Misc)
Xbox360 to ship on November 25th?
Cisco shows interest in Nokia?
Yahoo! claims it's bigger than Google.
Gameboy DS to get movie player expansion?
Cisco posts solid revenue figures.
nVidia posts strong quarter.
BlueRay DRM details emerge.

Software Roundup (General SW, Security, Virus-alerts)
id Software to release Quake III source.
VMware pushes for industry standard.
New serious security hole in WinXP?
CoolWebSearch contains keylogging trojan?
IBM open sources enterprise search.
M$ plans to 'weaken' OpenGL with Vista?
Semiconductor Roundup (CPUs, Chip-sets, Memory)
Creative unveils Sound Blaster X-Fi.
Intel to reveal it's next CPU design at IDF.
Dual core Pentium M to debut early next year.
GeForce 7800 GT hits retail.
ATI prepares R530, R515 for launch?
nVidia preparing mobile version of G70 chip.
ATI releases 'midrange' X800GT chip.
Samsung DRAM production shifts to DDR2?
Intel to cut prices on Pentium 4 6xx series?

Science Roundup (Science & Astronomy)
Space shuttle Discovery returns safely.
Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter launched.
Next shuttle flight postponed til November.