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CeBit Home is canceled!
CeBit Home is canceled!

Deutsche Messe AG Germany announced today that this year the Multimedia CeBit Home will completely fall through! The reason given for this is that th...

Microsoft invests
Microsoft invests

Bill Gates is promoting the Next Generation Windows Services, NGWS, at the World Congress of Information Technology in Taipei, Taiwan. Gates did not ...

id Software is moving
id Software is moving

It has been seven years since id Software moved into its first office in Texas. Back then, id was a small company with a few dreams. These dreams h...

'Human' robot from Honda
'Human' robot from Honda

According to a report in the Japanese newspaper 'Nihon Keizai Shimbun', a 'human' robot from Honda will come onto the market as early as next year. H...

CeBIT Home now finally ended
CeBIT Home now finally ended

Deutsche Messe AG has finally declared the end of the CeBIT Home consumer fair. Since the trade fair has never been able to position itself between C...

Microsoft buys Great Plains
Microsoft buys Great Plains

Microsoft has bought the software company Great Plains, manufacturer of the business software 'Apertum'. Microsoft has issued its own shares to the v...

Stocks of chips higher than ever
Stocks of chips higher than ever

Research by Merrill Lynch has shown that inventories of processor and memory chips are higher than ever. The manufacturers of semiconductors and also...

AllAdvantage is broke
AllAdvantage is broke

What began so promisingly as an Internet banner marketing service two years ago has now bottomed out with the bankruptcy of AllAdvantage. The system,...

Logitech buys Labtec
Logitech buys Labtec

Logitech, mouse and keyboard manufacturer, has bought Labtec. This means that Logitech can expand its offering primarily to include audio peripherals...

Vobis is sold
Vobis is sold

Divaco, majority shareholder of the computer retail chain Vobis, wants to sell its shares in Vobis. CEO Jürgen Rakow announced that the change of ow...

Vobis closes 10 branches
Vobis closes 10 branches

Vobis will close ten of its branches. This emerged from a conversation with the Vobis boss Rakow. Rakow literally: 'We will close ten of our branches...

Microsoft increases profit
Microsoft increases profit

Microsoft was able to increase its sales in the first quarter 2001 compared to the same period in the previous year by 14 percent from 5.66 billion U...

Abit is also expanding
Abit is also expanding

A year ago Abit was only associated with mainboards, which are particularly interesting for overclockers, but in mid-2000 the group took the first st...

Chipset prices continue to fall
Chipset prices continue to fall

Lately, primarily price reductions in the processor area have made the rounds, but also with the motherboard chipsets a lot has happened in terms of ...

Premiere World cuts prices
Premiere World cuts prices

The digital television service provider Premiere World will introduce new prices on July 1, 2001. This results in a price advantage for customers of ...

Is IBM Creative taking over?
Is IBM Creative taking over?

The Creative share is happy. At least after speculations about a takeover of Creative Technology by IBM, or at least IBM's stake in Creative, it has ...