Cheaper, faster solid state drives from Intel

Cheaper, faster solid state drives from Intel

Intel made a splash with it launched its first solid-state drive (SSD) last year: Its models delivered the best performance...

July 21st, 2009 IDG News Service

Solid-state disks for notebooks

Solid-state disks for notebooks

Falling prices for nonvolatile flash memory have prompted some notebook manufacturers to go beyond hybrid disks and announce systems that...

March 8th, 2007 Robert Mitchell

AMD to fork out $5.4B for Canadian graphics card vendor ATI

AMD to fork out $5.4B for Canadian graphics card vendor ATI

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) has agreed to buy Canadian graphics chip vendor ATI Technologies Inc. for around US$5.4 billion...

July 23rd, 2006 Peter Sayer and Sumner Lemon

Free agent – Dual-boot basics

Free agent – Dual-boot basics

Linux purists may cry foul, but many of us still need to dual-boot between Windows and Linux. And while the...

March 28th, 2006 Scott Spanbauer

July 28: a bad day for banks

July 28: a bad day for banks

The Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) and TD Bank Financial Group were hit with computer glitches in July, causing...

August 31st, 2004 Allison Taylor

Developers turn Xbox into Linux system

Developers turn Xbox into Linux system

A group of developers has released a version of the Linux OS for Microsoft Corp.'s Xbox game console in Europe,...

October 15th, 2002 David Legard

FixIt Utilities

FixIt Utilities

Microsoft Corp. operating systems tend to be a bit thin on system maintenance and repair. Like the utility packages from...

November 15th, 2000 Lenny Bailes