November 2nd, 2001
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates will have reason to smile if his company's antitrust woes are settled. Microsoft, Justice Department Reach Antitrust Settlement; Some States Unhappy.
N E W Y O R K, Nov. 1 — Microsoft Corp. and the Justice Department have reached an agreement to settle their bitter, long-running antitrust dispute, government sources said tonight.
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November 1st, 2001
AMD retorts to the Tom's Hardware Guides' review and puts new guidelines into affect for motherboard manufacturer. The side affect is that the new guidelines call for the machine to be shut down immediately, which doesn't afford any data protection because the machine was not shut down properly.
AMD is going to work on better protection, which was instigated by the THG review.
October 24th, 2001
Thinking about buying a new harddrive?? Thinking about the IBM 75GXP?
Read this! (Article from The register)
October 23rd, 2001
Per quite a few member's requests, I have added a new forum:
Computers & Components Vendors
to discuss where to buy your next upgrade...
October 12th, 2001
The tool used to update the virus definitions in Symantec's antivirus products has a security hole that can allow hostile code to be downloaded to PCs, according to the German hacking group Phenoelit. more
October 10th, 2001
I have made the decision to bring StarTraveller onboard as a moderator. He has been very helpful as of late, and I think he would make a great addition to the team.
I hope you will welcome him!
September 28th, 2001
Sorry it took so long, but we would like to offer our prayers, sympathy, and condolences to those affected by the terrorist attacks on the USA.
September 7th, 2001
Welcome to the new vb Portal 3.0 front page! Now, the front page is completely integrated with the forums; you can now submit news, articles, etc. and your account will be referenced.
July 3rd, 2001
Welcome to the new and improved front page! It is a work in process, and suggestions are appreciated. We will be adding links to Asus drivers, BIOSes, etc., as soon as time allows.