Allegedly the UK's biggest spammer, Peter Francis-Macrae appeared in court to answer a range of charges "ranging from threats to kill to obscene phonecalls."

NVIDIA nForce4 SLI mainboards are apparently in mass production now, with the first PCI Express mobos for AMD64 to appear in days.

Nintento is going to Hollywood by creating an in-house unit to develop animated features. Hiroshi Yamauchi, Nintendo consultant and former president, has put forward a plan to get the company into film production.

America Online (AOL) has launched a consumer version of its voice conferencing service. After an initial promotion period, the service will cost 15 cents per minute, per user.