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Computing

Fujitsu LifeBook Gets Fingerprint Scanner

Fujitsu has updated their LifeBook P series notebook with a fingerprint scanner, a "Super-Multi" DVD drive and 802.11a/b/g wireless.
Apple

iTunes Tops 100 Million Downloads Mark

Apple announced Monday that over 100 million songs have been purchased and downloaded through the iTunes Music Store.
Computing

US Power PC Offers New Custom Systems

Custom PC builder US Power PC opened its virtual doors today, offering a lineup of high-performance computers targeted at gamers and other niche markets.
Home Theater

ReplayTV, Tivo PVR Price Battle Heats Up

ReplayTV on Friday announced a new rebate program for its 5500 series of digital video recorders, heating up its price battle with competitor Tivo.
Computing

XP Service Pack 2 Delayed Until August

Microsoft announced today that Service Pack 2 for Windows XP will be delayed until August.
Computing

Canon Introduces Three New Scanners

Canon today announced three new USB 2.0 scanners aimed at the consumer market.
Home Theater

Broadband May Be Top Video Delivery Method

Video, transmitted to consumers via broadband networks is starting to offer real competition to pay TV, redrawing the map of supply and demand for delivery of visual content.
Mobile

FCC OKs Plan To Swap Nextel’s Bandwith

Federal regulators unanimously approved a plan Thursday aimed at eliminating Nextel's possible cell phone interference with public safety communication systems around the country.
Computing

SmartDisk Ships Tiny FireFly USB Drive

SmartDisk is now shipping its FireFly portable USB drive, a 20GB device that is about the size of a deck of playing cards.
Computing

D-Link Offers New High-Gain WiFi Antennas

D-Link has announced two new products to extend the range of 802.11b and 802.11g wireless networks, the ANT24-0400 omni directional antenna and the DWL-M60AT directional antenna.
Computing

Amazon Taking Portable Media Center Orders

Amazon.com is now taking pre-orders for two devices based on Microsoft's Portable Media Center.
Computing

Motorola Announces i710 Mobile Phone

Motorola's new i710 mobile phone is a small flip-phone that features a built-in two-way radio, speakerphone, Internet microbrowser and call preview.