This Week in Tech

Nov 12th 2006

This Week in Tech 76

Too Zune?

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Why the Zune will fail, bye bye Mac Guy, and in defense of multi-core...
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Category: News

Why the Zune will fail, bye bye Mac Guy, and in defense of multi-core...

  • Windows Vista has gone RTM
  • The 64-bit version of Windows Vista will be much more secure than the 32-bit version.
  • Jim Allchin claims that Windows Vista is good enough for his 7-year old without an antivirus.
  • President Bush has given a plug to Dell televisions.
  • Microsoft's review agreement for the Zune is rather restrictive.
  • Forbes says that the Zune stinks.
  • Microsoft is going to give Universal a fee for every Zune sold.
  • Office 2007 has gone RTM.
  • A judge has approved a challenge to the RIAA's $750-per-song claim.
  • Apple has ditched the "Mac Guy" from its ads.
  • Apple has released Macbooks with the Intel Core 2 Duo.
  • CNet News and CNet have gotten Web 2.0 redesigns.
  • A 43-year old software developer is now suing NTP.
  • Google has accidentally sent the "Kama Sutra" worm to 50,000 people on one of its mailing lists.
  • Bit-Tech has an article defending multi-core processors.