A few people sent word about a big LAN coming up early next year - in fact, they aim to make it the biggest LAN ever in Australia with over 1000 players attending. It's called the Big Day In, it'll be in Melbourne's Colonial Stadium in January 2003 and there's some articles about it here and here.
Intel have announced a 90nm fabrication process, thanks Murray. More info here on SMH thanks Calindor and here on AnandTech, thanks Martin.
If the new Macs don't interest you, perhaps an iToilet might.. thanks brepro.