12/05/2011, If you’re a fan of flight simulator games, or Microsoft’s Flight series to be more specific, the good news is that you can sign yourself up to be a beta tester for the upcoming game. The beta is expected to begin in January so if you’re interested in participating, head on down here for the signup page.
12/01/2011, If you own the Droid Incredible 2 and you’ve been craving for some Ice Cream Sandwich, the good news is that a beta of the Ice Cream Sandwich ROM is now available for download from RootzWiki thanks to developer ProTekk. It should be noted that it is a beta and there are certain features that don’t work yet.
11/17/2011, Skype 5.7 beta for Windows (22.214.171.124, download link) has received an update which features a few new /better functionalities: Group screen sharing: First, groups can now use screen sharing. This was previously only working with a one to one video chat. Business users will really like that one. Facebook calls: Skype can now call Facebook users directly. Ever since Skype was integrated to Facebook, both companies have been working to integrate […]
11/13/2011, Apple has just rolled out iTunes 10.5.1 Beta 3 to developers, where this particular update is said to deliver a bunch of improvements (as with any other self-respecting update would, I presume), especially to Apple’s soon-to-happen iCloud-based subscription service known as iTunes Match. Bear in mind that this will be a required update for all subscribers to iTunes Match beta. Apple advises users to perform regular backups, in addition to […]
10/27/2011, There is already a fair number of apps that do the ‘check in’ thang – but Nokia feels that the market is large enough to accommodate one more player – themselves. Nokia World 2011 also saw the announcement of Nokia Pulse, where this particular app was specially concocted to address what Nokia deems to be some of the most commonly asked questions on smartphones: “Where are you?”, “How do I […]
10/26/2011, Apple did send a notification to developers this evening that they will reset iTunes Match beta accounts tomorrow so that they can improve the “overall quality and reliability” of the service right before the much anticipated public launch happens. The entire beta period that begun from late August onwards did see periodical warnings of data resets for the service sent. After iOS 5 and iCloud were released to the masses […]
09/30/2011, It isn’t even half a week since Firefox 7 was released officially, and here we have Mozilla bringing news that Firefox 8 beta is about to roll out, sporting several new options for searching, controlling tabs, and managing add-ons. You can download Firefox 8 beta for Windows, Mac, Linux and Android platforms, where it is the latest version to roll out with Mozilla’s six-week development cycle. How is this new […]
09/29/2011, For those of you who didn’t get the early access to the Battlefield 3 beta, now’s your time to try the game before it gets released next month. Earlier today, EA/Dice officially announced the launch of the Battlefield 3 Open Beta on its official Battlefield blog. Users on the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and PC can all get into the action right away! (well, you’ll need to download the game […]
09/27/2011, Great news, for fans who have been pining over the release of the Battlefield 3 Beta – it’s finally here today! While most of you will have regular access to the beta on the 29th, for folks who’ve already pre-ordered the game or purchased Medal of Honor Limited Edition, you’ll be getting your hands dirty two days before everyone else. In addition to the PlayStation 3 gamers getting to play […]
09/26/2011, Those of you who love shopping on eBay and wished that you could take your auctions everywhere with you and you have a BlackBerry device, you’re in luck. eBay v2.0 for BlackBerry Smartphones has just been released for BlackBerry phones. Only available from the BlackBerry Beta Zone at the moment, eBay 2.0 has new features such as BBM integration, and a new user interface. In fact there’s some new things […]
09/23/2011, Fans of Blizzard who have been eagerly anticipating the release of Diablo III will be disappointed to find out that the game will be delayed until early 2012. According to a press release on the company’s website, it was announced that the game would only see a release in the early part of 2012.
09/23/2011, Yes, the closed beta for Diablo 3 has started, and it’s no secret that everybody is interested in getting an invite. Well, some scammers have decided to use the Diablo 3 hype as an opportunity to phish for some account details of Battle.net users. An email has been circulating around from a spoofed email address of email@example.com with a message about the recipient being selected for the Diablo 3 beta […]
09/22/2011, Here is more information concerning the Battlefield 3 Open Beta – while we know that the beta will be made available to the masses come September 29th all the way to October 10th, folks who picked up Medal of Honor: Limited Edition or Tier 1 Edition Online Pass will be on the receiving end of an early access pass thanks to a personal email invitation from DICE. This invitation will […]
09/20/2011, If you’ve signed up to be a beta tester for Diablo 3, I would keep an eye on my inbox over the next few days if I were you – Blizzard has announced that the closed beta test for its highly anticipated game begins today and it has begun issuing invites to selected participants. The first wave of invites has been sent out with more to come in the near […]