The release of the 2007 Microsoft Office Beta has led to the discovery of major problems with two of the products main applications Outlook and Powerpoint. Microsoft insiders have told me that early testing has revealed "A lot more bugs than was expected" and that code is again being re written.
The first products in Linksys' new Wireless-N range based on the 802.11n draft specification are now available. Linksys claims the new products deliver a wireless network with the capacity for simultaneous wireless voice, Internet, video and music.
Western Digital has launched a new line of external hard drive storage systems called My Book. Designed to be as easy to use as common household appliances, the My Book Essential Edition is available in capacities from 250 GB ($299) to 500 GB ($559).