Doom III is topping worldwide sell-through charts
, and was Number 1 in the UK for weeks ending August 14 and August 21.
Supply and demand are forever seeking equilibrium, with a surge in demand for Athlon processors causing a supply shortage
in the channels in Taiwan, China and Europe. Such a shortage will make it more difficult for AMD to boost its market share since rival Intel.
has sued two chipmakers
for selling DVD chips to companies that are flouting copy-protection rules. This is the second lawsuit to target DVD makers and is part of an ongoing campaign to stop the transgressions of Hollywood-approved copy protection measures, which were so set in stone back when DVD originally appeared.