Online games – threat = lack of consumer support http://gamesindustry.biz/content_page.php?section_name=new&aid=1915

Putting the wow factor into gadgets. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/3175506.stm

US consumer christmas purchases – perhaps contrast with UK buying trends – maybe useful for seeing what we should cover in months to come. www.ce.org/press_room/press_release_detail.asp?id=10327

Microprocessors are dead – Sun microsystems. Perhaps contrast with AMD and Intel. http://news.com.com/2100-1006_3-5091145.html?tag=nefd_top

Problems for Linux news story – scaremongering a little, but always good news technique that. Not covered SCO debacle at all – might be worth mentioning; this deals with problems for linux. www.forbes.com/home/2003/10/14/cz_dl_1014linksys.html?partner=newscom

Advantages of older mobile phones over newer www.fastcompany.com/magazine/75/techsupport.html combine with story about intel cramming more into mobiles http://zdnet.com.com/2100-1103_2-5090317.html

Anti-software piracy invention – could do with working up, perhaps with darkning copy protection (we may have mentioned before) and second link – story about way to break latest copy protection. http://asia.cnet.com/newstech/security/0,39001150,39154620,00.htm http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&u=/nm/20031007/en_nm/media_bmg_protection_dc_6

Like to do a story on what to do with dead PCs – or even a feature on how to recycle PCs. http://zdnet.com.com/2100-1103_2-5089281.html

Leading story into revenge feature www.theregister.co.uk/content/6/33288.html

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