Adrian Kingsley-Hughes

Adrian Kingsley-Hughes is an internationally published technology author who has devoted over a decade to helping users get the most from technology.

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Dramatic AMD X2 price cuts

AMD's updated processor price list shows that the company has had to make some very significant price cuts in order to maintain competitiveness against Intel. Some of AMDs higher-end CPUs have had their prices cut by almost a half.

April 9, 2007 by

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WEP - Gone in Sixty seconds!

Every time I mention how WEP (Wired Equivalent Privacy) protocol used to secure wireless networks needs to die, I always get at least one comment from someone who, for one reason or another, obviously still uses WEP and wants some false hope that it's better than nothing. Well, it isn't. Want proof? Here it is.

April 5, 2007 by

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The Apple/EMI deal - Now it's up to the consumer to decide

When the world changes, even a little bit, it takes a little time to get used to it. Yesterday's announcement by EMI that it was to offer DRM-free music through iTunes was one of those changes that took a little time to get used to. But who's going to benefit from this new era of DRM-free music? My guess is that Apple and EMI will benefit far more from this than the consumer will.

April 2, 2007 by

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Apple/EMI deal speculation

The rumor mill is in high gear over an announcement planned for later today by Apple and EMI. It seems that EMI plans to sell "significant amounts" of its catalog free of DRM. Some are also hoping that The Beatles catalog will finally be made available through iTunes.

April 1, 2007 by

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