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South Korea has the fastest download speeds in the world

09/22/2011, If you thought your internet connection was fast, wait til you compare it with the rest of the world to see where you stand. The folks over at Pando Networks, a digital game delivery company, recently performed a study about the speed and reliability of...

Firefox 6 available for download now

08/14/2011, Some of you might be asking yourselves, “Is there a new version of Firefox already?” Well, yes there is! For those of you groaning about having to perform another update – well I think you can skip this post. But for those of you looking...

Android passes 4.5 billion downloads

07/01/2011, The number of downloads for Android apps has passed the 4.5 billion mark – which is up by 3.5 billion compared to the same time last year. The last billion, in fact, happened in a mere 2 months. Of course, this pales in comparison to Apple’s...

Team Fortress 2: now free to play forever

06/23/2011, Earlier this week, Valve put one of its most popular games of all time, Team Fortress 2, as a free download on Steam. Now, for some strange reason, the company is feeling even more generous than ever and has released the game as a free to play game –...

Duke Nukem Forever demo now available to everyone

06/22/2011, Although it’s been a few weeks since Duke Nukem Forever has been released, 2K games has finally announced that the demo to the game is now available to the public. Previously only available to First Access members, the demo can now be downloaded by...

Netflix is doing its job to reduce piracy in North America

05/17/2011, We’ve previously covered about how bit-torrent downloading rates in the US have been going down, while the number of Netflix subscribers has been slowly rising. Well, it looks like we have more details to corroborate with the theory that Netflix is...

Roku hits 15 million channel downloads

05/09/2011, If anybody’s wondering about the success of Roku’s internet TV platform, they can wonder no more. In a press release issued today, Roku announced that it has delivered 15 million channel downloads to its base of over 1 million Roku viewers....

Mac OS X Lion to be distributed through the Mac App Store?

05/04/2011, When Mac users decide to upgrade their operating systems to OS X Lion later this year, it looks like they might not have to drive out to their favorite software retailer to get their hands on the upgrade disc. According to some rumors, the Mac OS X Lion...

Opera Barracuda RC 2 released

04/08/2011, Opera Software has just started rolling out the second Release Candidate version of the Opera 11.10 web browser to early adopters of the web browser. For folks not in the know, Opera 11.10 or better known as Opera Barracuda was released as a beta last...

Nintendo Not Keen on Game Demos, Scrapping Them on 3DS?

03/24/2011, Out of all three big players in the video game scene, Nintendo is the one with the biggest peeve when it comes to offering free game demos. Nintendo just doesn’t like giving away anything for free – not even if the trial is just a bunch of...

Xbox Live’s “Games on Demand” Downloads Continues to Rise

03/23/2011, Microsoft hasn’t hopped onto the Blu-Ray train for its Xbox 360 console yet because the company sees digital distribution as an increasingly important feature that will become the de-facto way to purchase video games in the future. According to a...

Opera Mobile 11 and Mini 6 released

03/23/2011, Folks who use Opera for their web browsing needs on mobile devices will be pleased to know that Opera has recently released new versions of their Mobile and Mini browsers. Opera Mobile 11 gets an update which brings the much requested pinch to zoom...

Epic Games pokes fun at Call of Duty with Duty Calls

02/02/2011, Epic Games has just announced the launch of Duty Calls: The Calm Before The Storm, a free downloadable game that makes fun of Activation’s hit game, Call of Duty. Duty Calls is a first person shooter that mocks the military style gameplay and...