2005.11.07 - 2005.11.13   |   A summary of the past weeks main technology & science news. Updated every Sunday.
General IT (General, Business, Financial, Misc)
PS3 to ship without regional coding?
M$ hopes to ship 3M Xbox360's in 3 months.
Apple to ship Intel based notebooks in 1Q'06?
Qualcomm sues Nokia over patents.
Gates warns of future threats in leaked memo.
M$ to grab parts of AOL?
nVidia beats analysts with 3Q results.
Man buys virtual space station for $100k.

Science Roundup (Science & Astronomy)
Venus Express launched successfully.
China plans mannedMoon-mission for 2017?
Samsung fuel cell beats the competition?
Russian spacecraft adjusts ISS orbit.
Lichens survicve harsh space test.
Scientists claims "Hydrino" discovery.
Semiconductor Roundup (CPUs, Chip-sets, Memory)
Athlon FX goes dual-core?
nVIdia preps 7x00 mainstream chips for 1Q'06.
AMD's market share growing steadily.
nVidia ships GeForce 6800GS midrange card.
Intels's high-end 975X chipset to ship early?
ATI updates chip-set range.

Software Roundup (General SW, Security, Virus-alerts)
M$ launches new SQL Server, Visual Studio.
Security flaw found in Flash, fix available.
New critical updates available for Windows.
P2P "service" Grokster closes down.
Virus writers exploit Sonys DRM "rootkit".
Sophos promises Sony "rootkit" removal tool.
Sony to to remove its "rootkit" from CDs.
Quake 3 arrives on mobile phones.
Valve delays HL2 "Aftermath" to 06.