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2009 Mac Pros get new lease of life with firmware hack

05/11/2011, There is nothing quite like a programming genius to ensure some of the older devices out there in the market are still able to keep pace with newer ones, at least from the firmware perspective. A Mac enthusiast managed to find a method that allows Mac...

3DS firmware update details leaked

05/11/2011, Users looking forward to a new 3DS update arriving this month can look forward to a bunch of exciting new features that will be added to the firmware. A Japanese magazine Famitsu recently published an article that leaked details of the upcoming May...

Dell Venue Pro firmware update arriving this May 18th

05/04/2011, Originally, the Dell Venue Pro proved to be one of the highly anticipated Windows Phone 7-powered devices out there, but somewhere along the way, things went awry as attention of the masses was shifted elsewhere. At the end of March, whispers on the...

Samsung NX100 and NX10 cameras get firmware upgrade

04/19/2011, Samsung Electronics has just announced that it will be rolling out a couple of firmware upgrades for two devices that fall under the Samsung NX compact system camera family – we’re talking about the NX100 and NX10. This upgrade is not a minor one,...

PlayStation 3 version 3.6 firmware jailbroken

03/18/2011, Sony’s latest firmware update for the PlayStation 3 was said to close holes that hackers have been using to jailbreak the system, but it looks like they didn’t do a good enough job. A hacker who goes by the name of ThatBoringHacker recently...

First Nintendo 3DS firmware update includes a 3D music video

03/02/2011, While folks in the US will have to wait awhile longer before they get their hands on Nintendo’s latest handheld gaming console, the people lucky enough to get a Nintendo 3DS have just been treated with a firmware update for the device. In addition...

Canon T2i firmware update paves the way for 4K recording

12/30/2010, There is a custom third party firmware update out there for the Canon T2i that will be released at the turn of the year, launching us into the next decade. This firmware update is touted to enable 4K recording (for the layman, that would mean 4096 x 2304...

Custom firmware hacked into the iPod nano

12/29/2010, After the recent proof-of-concept hacking of the iPod nano’s file system, a developer out there has managed to get the device into DFU mode to install custom firmware files. The developer used a popular jailbreak recovery utility, iRecovery, to work...

Samsung Galaxy Tab firmware update touts ‘unhackable’ status

12/27/2010, Now this piece of news is certainly going to pique the interest of many – especially hackers, as Samsung just announced that they are working on a new firmware update for the Galaxy Tab that will definitely be a much tighter ship compared to what...

Nikon CoolPix P7000 gets new firmware update

12/14/2010, Are you a proud owner of the high-end enthusiast compact digital camera known as the Nikon CoolPix P7000? Then you will be pleased to know that Version 1.1 of a firmware update will reduce the recording time of RAW images while fixing bugs related to zoom...

HP Updates LaserJet Printers With Mobile Printing

12/14/2010, HP has released a new firmware update for six of its business LaserJet printers, enabling mobile printing and additional built-in printing options with the promise that more models will be supported in the future. Thanks to the update, HP...

Boxee Box Gets First Major Firmware Update

11/26/2010, Boxee Box owners out there should be happy to hear that the device is ready to receive its first major firmware update. Build 1.0.1.16319 offers several fixes and improvements for issues including video artifacts and missing video for 1080i content on the...