Weekend misc news (9.16)

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Microsoft says college students can 'steal' Office: Well, actually Microsoft isn't encouraging piracy. Rather it is launching a promotion, dubbed "Ultimate Steal," in which college students can get the ultra high-end Ultimate edition of Office for just $60. News.com

Intel Buys Havok, Maker of Game Development Tools: Founded in 1998, Havok's helps game developers simulate real world physics in their games, making objects appear to move in a more realistic fashion. PC World

Nokia, Others Back Mobile Memory Standard: Seven major global companies including chipmakers and handset makers have reached an agreement to cooperate with an industry association to create an industry standard for flash memory cards used in cellphones and digital cameras by 2009. Forbes

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