Out with S3, in with Sonicblue

S3 Inc. announced Wednesday it is changing its name to Sonicblue Inc.

S3 Inc. announced Wednesday it is changing its name to Sonicblue Inc. The move is to emphasize the company's transition towards consumer technologies, specifically Internet appliances. This follows the recent sale of its graphics chip business to VIA Technologies Inc. Full story. -- Richard Shim, ZDNet News