London (UK) - David Gosen, vice president of strategic marketing for the Xbox and Xbox Live in Europe, threw a big one over the crowd that was listening to his speech at Microsoft UK Gamefest developer event: "
Los Angeles (CA) - The market for Internet in planes is heating up, but don't expect any talks about WiMAX.
Mountain House (CA) - A few weeks ago, we learned how Nvidia is using its PhysX API to convert PhysX calculations and accelerate them on a GPU.
Mountain House (CA) - It is earnings season again and we are expecting both Intel and AMD to publish their second quarter results.
Despite Nvidia's admission of faulty notebook chips and the subsequent stock plunge, several semiconductor analysts are maintaining 'BUY' ratings on the stock.
Glassdoor.com is a new site that lets employees rate their employers and post information such as salaries.
Taipei (Taiwan) - Taiwanese companies are growing increasingly concerned over Nvidia's and ATI's market strategies.
Brijitwas one of numerous "web 2.0" concepts that were promising, but the paying-community concept cannot work everywhere.
Mountain View (CA) - Mozilla announced on Saturday that it has put the finishing touches on the Release Candidate 1 code of Firefox 3.
Santa Clara (CA) - After almost three years of most Internet dangers coming from phishing e-mails, misleading "You've won" websites and fake anti-spam/anti-spyware tools, a new trojan has appeared and has caused almost half a million infections.
Shanghai (China) - AMD is currently preparing its presentations for the company's annual stockholder meeting next week and we hear that the company will let us know that more than 1 million quad-core CPUs have been shipped.
We just received word from Valve Software that the company has released a free Steamworks Software Development Kit.
Plano (TX) - One of most original products we saw at this years' CES show in Las Vegas was a series of Star Wars gadgets, most notably Nikko's R2-D2 webcam and almost life-size projector.
Chicago (IL) - The next executive to leave AMD is Stephen DiFranco, the company's corporate vice president of consumer sales and marketing.
Austin (TX) - AMD is set to send out a first round of pink slips to, as we hear, 510 to 850 people, or 3 to 5% of its workforce this Thursday.
Santa Clara (CA) - Nvidia and Intel are on a crash course: With Nvidia moving its GPUs into potential CPU territory and Intel tuning CPUs to take over GPU territory, you have a classic scenario for a confrontation between two industry giants that have the same goal - to shape the era of visual computing.
Modular power supplies are a hit among users, and personally, I like them much more than non-modular cabling.
Redwood City (CA) - We have heard about Apple's iPhone lately, especially about the upcoming 3G iPhone.