A Web site posted a tool Thursday that can apparently crack Windows Vista’s activation process by applying brute force — and lots of time — to come up with valid product keys.
According to a 1997 memo made public as part of a recently-settled antitrust case, Microsoft threatened to drop Office 98 development while in talks with a then-struggling Apple.
CompUSA will close more than half of its retail computer and electronics stores in the next two to three months.
The interface of Microsoft's Vista is a step back, especially when compared to OS X, user interface analyst Andreas Pfeiffer says.
Mike Elgan has written a pre-emptive epitaph for once-mighty Palm.
Analysts weigh in with Computerworld on the ramifications of the deal between Apple and Cisco Systems to share the iPhone trademark.
The NBA unveiled a new video mashup tool on its Web site that allows fans to build customized video mashups on the site.
While Mozilla's Firefox browser lost market share last month, Safari continued to gain ground, indicating an uptick in the use of Mac OS X, a Web metrics company said.
At least one industry analysts thinks handheld maker Palm should put itself up for sale, with Apple included among the list of potential suitors.
Whether the iPhone is a success or not, Apple's forthcoming phone will be remembered as the first major step toward the third-generation PC interface, Computerworld's Mike Elgan writes.
Even though his own research shows Vista is selling fewer copies than expected, analyst Gene Munster still says that a push towards sales of new PCs with Vista pre-installed will hurt Apple's marketshare.
Bank of America will soon make its online banking accessible to mobile customers using cell phones.
InPhase Technologies has announced it will start bulk shipments of the first holographic disc drive; each platter can store 300GB of data.
Presidential candidates are using the Web more than ever in preparation of the 2008 election.
Hardcore gamers are hopping mad about Microsoft Vista's deficiencies in gaming, from crashing on games made for XP to problems with graphics, to a lack of support for new Vista gaming technologies.