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Sony Ericsson releases alpha Android 4.0 build for Xperia phones

12/15/2011, The other day an early build of Android 4.0 for the Samsung Galaxy S2 was leaked which we advised users not to go ahead with the install unless they were really curious. Now the good news for Sony Ericsson Xperia owners is that the company has an alpha...

$25 Raspberry minicomputer now in alpha production stage

07/30/2011, Remember the $25 Raspberry Pi minicomputer we talked about a couple of months ago? Well it looks like there’s been significant progress since then. The PCB layout of the Raspberry Pi has been finalized and an alpha release has been sent to...

Details for Battlefield 3 alpha and beta released

07/25/2011, Folks who want can’t wait to play Battlefield 3 will be stoked to know that EA has just shared some new details about testing for the upcoming game. First there will be an Alpha trial that will be accessible only through invites that will be given...

Honeycomb now running on Galaxy Tab

04/04/2011, While Samsung are taking their time to update the operating system on their debut tablet (hint: it’s probably going to be awhile more, just to ensure their other tablets sell better), the folks over at XDA-developers have already managed to port the...

Motorola Alpha appears in system

01/11/2011, Screenshots have surfaced that show a listing for a Motorola Alpha, though there isn’t any official confirmation as to what it might be. The phone seems to be priced similarly to the CLIQ and speculation is that it might be the CLIQ 2, though that is...

Nikon D400 and Sony A77 cameras to feature 25Mp crop sensor?

01/11/2011, Whispers are going around that Sony’s future A77 Alpha camera and Nikon’s rumored D400 could use an improved crop frame sensor with a resolution that might encroach upon medium format territory. A Sony DSLR trainer said that he heard rumors that the...

Opera 11 alpha browser now available

10/21/2010, Opera has rolled out the first alpha of Opera 11, which is actually the next version of the company’s award-winning desktop web browser. Opera 11 is touted to be the first Opera browser that will play nice with extensions, as well as browser add-ons...

Alpha keyboard joins the party

07/15/2010, The QWERTY keyboard could very well be the most famous configuration to date (the DVORAK wasn’t very popular as you can tell), but people at Lava International Ltd came up with a couple of handsets known as the Lava B2 and Lava B5 which resembles a...

Fennec for Android now out in pre-alpha

04/27/2010, It has been a long time now, and Firefox for Android, also known as Fennec, is now available for download in the pre-alpha stage. You will require at least a Droid or a Nexus One smartphone if you were to get it up and running, where the entire download...

Jolicloud Private Alpha Social Netbook OS Launched

06/03/2009, Jolicloud has released a private alpha of its social netbook OS, and you’ll need an invitation code to download a copy for yourself. What is Jolicloud anyways? Well, it is in essence, a customized version of Ubuntu Linux which will narrow the gap...

Sony Preps Trio Of Alpha dSLRs

05/07/2009, Sony’s range of Alpha dSLRs ain’t half bad, and they are now preparing to launch another three more dSLRs to further expand the Alpha family in the near future. First of all, we will be able to play with the A330 and two lenses (50mm and...