TS Updates & Weekend tech reading (8.30)By Julio Franco
Site announcement - TechSpot code and misc. updates
After a very successful redesign launch on early July, we are now in the process of readying and polishing other areas of the site. The TS Blog just took a much needed facelift, search functionality has been polished, and finally(!) we are launching a much requested TS Reviews RSS feed, so you can follow new article postings with ease.
Engineering Windows 7 - Boot Performance For Windows 7, we have a dedicated team focused on startup performance, but in reality the effort extends across the entire Windows division and beyond. Our many hardware and software partners are working closely with us and can rightly be considered an extension to the team. E7 Blog.
Google to buy GeoEye satellite imagery Each day, the satellite will be able to gather a high-resolution "pan-sharpened" format surface area equal to that of about New Mexico, the company said. News.com.
Kuma is Coming: AMD's Updated Fall Lineup Yesterday AMD sent out a nice little email to their channel partners detailing some upcoming products that will be detailed more thoroughly on September 1. PCPer.
Nintendo Lifts Forecast on Strong Sales of Wii Nintendo, the video game maker, on Friday raised its fiscal-year profit forecast by 26 percent from an earlier figure, citing healthy sales of its Wii home console and DS hand-held game machines. NYTimes.