Will Microsoft be able to stop piracy
with Vista? Google has launched a patent
search site, good news for you inventors out there. Intel VIIV is cold
this holiday season.
Intel's Viiv (rhymes with five) was supposed to make it easy to place a
PC at the center of your digital living room. Last year at the Consumer Electronics
Show, company executives promised that a content revolution was at hand, claiming
consumers were ready to unleash themselves from pedestrian cable and satellite
providers to embrace a new model that took advantage of the processing power
of the PC and the increasing number of broadband Internet connections.