August 2003

  • August 29, 2003 29 Aug'03

    Hardware failure takes down financial futures exchange

    The European financial futures and options trading market, Euronext.Liffe lost 400,000 trades on Wednesday (27 August) when a...

  • August 29, 2003 29 Aug'03

    Give IT skills to charity

    Have you ever thought of using your IT expertise to contribute to a charity or local community?

  • August 29, 2003 29 Aug'03

    Refund for IBM users

    The IBM Computer Users' Association has become increasingly concerned about the escalating battle between SCO and IBM on the...

  • August 29, 2003 29 Aug'03

    Forestry Commission chops costs

    The Forestry Commission aims to cut the cost of setting up all of its 2,500 new and upgraded PCs by £165,000 over the next two...

  • August 29, 2003 29 Aug'03 unveils cheap business PCs has introduced an inexpensive computer for business customers which is designed to run limited applications on its...

  • August 29, 2003 29 Aug'03

    Intel buys supercomputer software tools firm

    Intel has signed an agreement to purchase the high-performance computing division of Pallas, a German software tool company.

  • August 29, 2003 29 Aug'03

    Dell boosts Inspiron's media capabilities

    Dell has launched the Inspiron 8600 in the US which, the company claims, will improve the multimedia capabilities of its major...

  • August 29, 2003 29 Aug'03

    Chip maker AMCC moves into San arena

    Network chip maker Applied Micro Circuits (AMCC) has moved into the storage area networking market by acquiring JNI for...

  • August 29, 2003 29 Aug'03

    IBM widens monitor recall

    IBM will expand its recall of certain monitors to include an additional 63,000 units with circuit boards that could overheat.