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Firefox 3 to launch on 17 June

Firefox 3 to launch on 17 June

The new browser is very, very close to hitting the Web, and Mozilla wants to set a world download record.
Jun 16 2008, 8:50AM
One in five Australian households has HD TV

One in five Australian households has HD TV

At least according to Sony. And they'd very much like to market to the other four houses.
By Alex Kidman Jun 13 2008, 4:20PM
Ebay faces Aussie paypal setback: Play fair or else

Ebay faces Aussie paypal setback: Play fair or else

Australian consumer watchdog the ACCC have been given the web’s favourite whipping horse an almighty kick in the pants, telling the auction giant that mandatory PayPal is hardly fair-dinkum.
By Daniel Long Jun 13 2008, 4:19PM
Friday afternoon YouTube: The future of motoring

Friday afternoon YouTube: The future of motoring

BMW shows off it's incredibly sexy - and skin-tight - take on how to reduce motor-vehicle weight.
By David Hollingworth Jun 13 2008, 2:00PM
AMD quashes Kuma cancelation rumours

AMD quashes Kuma cancelation rumours

All a load of Taiwanese whispers.
By Sylvie Barak Jun 13 2008, 9:43AM
AMD to scrap new Kuma microprocessor

AMD to scrap new Kuma microprocessor

AMD is apparently intending to scrap its plan to release Kuma, its new dual-core Phenom microprocessor which is based on the firm’s brand new K10 micro-architecture on 45nm technology.
By Sylvie Barak Jun 12 2008, 12:17PM
Toshiba updates tiny notebook drives

Toshiba updates tiny notebook drives

A new trick means more data crammed onto the single platter of a 1.8inch hard drive.
By Stewart Meagher Jun 12 2008, 8:09AM
IBM closes Symphony and orchestrates $25 support scheme

IBM closes Symphony and orchestrates $25 support scheme

It's free (except for the support) and it will be available in 24 languages by the end of the month. Symphony is the next big thing in free word processors, but there's something curious going on under the hood.
By Sylvie Barak Jun 12 2008, 8:09AM
Microsoft will not produce a Zune phone

Microsoft will not produce a Zune phone

We are not Apple copy cats, says senior Microsoft executive, putting down suggestion of an MS version of the iPhone.
By Nick Farrell Jun 12 2008, 8:09AM
PC Preview: Alone in the Dark

PC Preview: Alone in the Dark

David Hollingworth got some playtime in with the PC code of this new take on an old classic.
By David Hollingworth Jun 11 2008, 1:10PM
Intel focuses on graphics and games

Intel focuses on graphics and games

You may not have heard of the X4500HD graphics accelerator, but Intel is pushing interest as momentum behind the Intel 4 Series chipset increases.
By Egan Orion Jun 11 2008, 8:28AM
Apple pushes iPhone 3G at business

Apple pushes iPhone 3G at business

Will the iPhone be as good as the Blackberry for work? Apple wants you to think so..
By Shaun Nichols Jun 11 2008, 8:23AM
Canon EOS 1000D to lure compact users

Canon EOS 1000D to lure compact users

The big camera maker steps up its efforts to lure compact camera users to the world of DSLR photography.
By William Maher Jun 10 2008, 3:29PM
Pre-order your iPhone here

Pre-order your iPhone here

Throw down a $100 deposit on the Optus site, and you can jump the queue come launch-day.
By Staff Writers Jun 10 2008, 3:05PM
Computex Final Wrap-up

Computex Final Wrap-up

Covering the massive Computex technology expo is no small feat, and here Nick Ross leaves his final report from Taipei.
By Nick Ross Jun 10 2008, 9:42AM
3G iPhone to drop in Australia July 11

3G iPhone to drop in Australia July 11

Jobs announces July 11th worldwide 3G iPhone rollout. And it's... cheaper? Better start queuing now.
By Alex Kidman Jun 10 2008, 7:53AM
Anticipation mounts for 3G iPhone

Anticipation mounts for 3G iPhone

As the hype builds for a new-improved iPhone, analysts believe new device could boost mobile TV uptake.
By Iain Thomson Jun 9 2008, 11:13AM
Apple Stores headhunting retail staff

Apple Stores headhunting retail staff

You're amazing. We should talk. Think you've got what it takes to be selling the Mac dream, read on.
By Stewart Meagher Jun 6 2008, 5:18PM
Sony's DualShock 3 for PS3 finally arrives

Sony's DualShock 3 for PS3 finally arrives

The controller that should have been bundled in the original PS3 finally arrives, and there's more than 60 compatible titles on the market.
By Mike Wilcox Jun 6 2008, 4:58PM
Guitar Hero: pwning Dragonforce

Guitar Hero: pwning Dragonforce

Friday Afternoon YouTube: Hideously skilled shut-in decimates most revered song in game
By David Field Jun 6 2008, 1:43PM