Would you buy a Disney
MP3 player for your preteen? There is a new Skype
for Windows. Samsung invests in a South Korea chip plant.
Samsung expects its semiconductor sales to reach $61 billion in 2012, more
than treble the $17.5 billion in sales in 2004, the company said in a statement,
adding that the aggressive investments should enable the company to meet new
A software pirate in Houston has to pay Microsoft
and Symantec $1.1 million US.
The award is part of a plea agreement in a criminal software piracy case
in Houston, Symantec said Tuesday. The case came to court after a yearlong investigation
by the Houston police and the FBI into the activities of Li Chen, who was found
to have 5,100 copies of counterfeit Symantec software at his Houston business,