Author Archives: Rosemary

Macs-exclusive portal is a Net first

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Macs-exclusive portal is a Net first MacLaunch the Internet’s first portal site targeted exclusively at Macintosh users, was announced today. MacLaunch will be officially open to the worldwide Macintosh user community on Wednesday December 1, and is the brainchild of New York-based firm, Mac Portal Company. A Mac Portal Company spokesman said: “The site is dedicated to providing a wide ...

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Adobe lets freelance UK snappers take it to the Bridge

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Adobe lets freelance UK snappers take it to the Bridge Adobe has at last provided codes that enable UK freelance photography members of the National Union of Journalists (NUJ) to join its photography directory. Adobe’s photography directory is a resource that’s available from within Photoshop and InDesign and is supported by Adobe Bridge. The directory provides access to work and ...

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Adobe hits revised Q3 target

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Adobe hits revised Q3 target Adobe has met its revised revenue and earnings targets for its third quarter 2002. The company achieved revenues of $285 million, compared to $292 million in the year-ago third quarter. Adobe had issued revised targets of between $270-$290 million for the current quarter. Net income was $47.2 million for the third quarter of 2002; $6.9 ...

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Palm virus detected

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Palm virus detected A virus affecting the Palm operating system has been identified, although it’s not considered an immediate threat. Various security vendors are already offering patches and protection. The virus, called PalmOS/Phage, is capable of spreading from one Palm application or device to another if infected files are shared via infrared beaming or installed via a docking station, according ...

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McAfee’s website full of security holes, researcher says

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McAfee’s website full of security holes, researcher says The McAfee.com website is full of security mistakes that could lead to cross-site scripting and other attacks, researchers said in a post on the Full Disclosure site on Monday. The holes with the site were found by the YGN Ethical Hacker Group, and reported to McAfee on Feb. 10, YGN says, before ...

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Apple spurns PortalPlayer in future iPods

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Apple spurns PortalPlayer in future iPods Apple’s long-term iPod chip partner, PortalPlayer, has suffered a major setback with Apple switching to a new supplier for some of its products. It’s a major blow for the company as 90 per cent of PortalPlayer’s sales go to Apple to power iPods. The company told investors that its new media processor – the ...

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Batman: Arkham Knight’s Batgirl DLC delayed on PC

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Batman: Arkham Knight’s Batgirl DLC delayed on PC Batman: Arkham Knight is preparing to receive its first piece of downloadable content that puts the spotlight on Batgirl and Robin prior to the events of Arkham Asylum. Unfortunately, those who own the PC version of Arkham Knight won’t be receiving this piece of content, Warner Bros. has announced. “Our continued focus ...

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Double update from Apple

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Double update from Apple Apple has released two software updates – DVD Player 3.0.1 and AppleWorks 6.2.2. The DVD Player 3.0.1 is for Mac OS X users, and is available through the Software Update Control panel. This is a maintenance upgrade offering better performance and stability. The update also brings the application to blue-&-white Power Mac G3s and PCI-graphics-based G4s. ...

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