12/13/2009, Interesting – iPhone OS 3.1.3 is more or less being prepared to roll out as the next major update for the uber popular smartphone, and we already have news that iPhone OS 4.0 is being tested as well, although you can bet your bottom App Store dollar that details on the latter are as rare as a strand of hair on Kojak’s head. What do you hope to see Apple […]
12/10/2009, It seems that a new patch for the Xbox 360 will implement parental approval for children on the console. With this latest update, you can set child accounts to get parental approval. This update should be available on all non-US accounts, while the child accounts should roll out on December 15th in US. If you’re worried your child is spending way too much time on the Xbox, then you’ll certainly […]
12/08/2009, Apple has certainly done good with its latest EFI firmware update 1.8 which supposedly mutes the optical drive upon startup in MacBook Pros, while fixing other known issues that were left untouched when update 1.7 was released. Way to go, Apple, although it does show that computer users can be an extremely fussy bunch who can’t even stand a bit of noise from their device.
12/04/2009, For those of you who rely heavily on Java in Mac OS X, you’ll probably want to get the latest update from Apple’s support page. This Java update for Mac OS X will improve reliability, security and compatibility of Java for you Snow Leopard Mac. Check out the full details here.
12/02/2009, The Motorola CLIQ has finally received its OTA update that supposedly offers improved battery life alongside better Bluetooth response and touchscreen use. For those who have already updated, how much different has your life become? Kindly leave a comment for the benefit of our other readers.
12/02/2009, Intel’s 34nm X25-M G2 SSDs aren’t exactly one that makes your pulse race with anticipation, mainly due to its wide range of seeming defects and problems. Well, nice to know that Intel isn’t going to sit around all day doing nothing, having just released their latest firmware update 02HD which will boast the highly anticipated Trim support. Have you made the firmware update yet, and can you tell the difference […]
12/02/2009, Looks like the Palm Pre is being beaten by its younger sibling, the Palm Pixi (read our review) as the latter has received the webOS 1.3.2 update – even before the Pre. This update isn’t game changing, although it will address lag whenever multiple programs are running. Have you installed the firmware update yet, and how do you find it?
12/01/2009, Microsoft is current investigating reports that its latest security updates have resulted in certain Windows machines to crash while displaying a virtually black screen without any desktop icons, taskbar, sidebar or other elements, freezing up with a mere “My Computer” Explorer window for those who have a rub of the green. Apparently, this issue affects a range of Windows including the recently released Windows 7 operating system. Hopefully Microsoft will […]
12/01/2009, While the Sunno A880 was released a couple of weeks back, this doesn’t mean that the final product has no room for improvement. No sir, the Windows Mobile 6.5-powered Sunno A880 intends to appeal to the mass market with a more HTC Sense-like user interface, thanks to the hard work by a couple of users on M8COOL’s forum. This new update seems to work just fine on the Sunno A880, […]
12/01/2009, Anyone of you out there own a Sony Ericsson Satio? If the answer is affirmative, then you might be interested to know that firmware R1CA037 for the Satio is now available. So far early impressions have pointed to the cellphone responding a whole lot faster than normal, where we hope to see this update offer more than just a performance improvement.
11/30/2009, The Creative ZEN X-Fi2 has received a new firmware update in the form of version 1.10.04, where you get a much improved user interface which helps banish nightmares of its touchscreen experience prior to this. Apart from that, other improvements include a new color UI, better responsiveness, accelerometer support and the inclusion of a popular Sudoku game to keep you entertained cerebrally while you’re on the go. Could the Creative […]
11/27/2009, Good news for folks who are rocking Sony’s NXZ-X1050 and X1060 Walkmans as the v1.10 software update is said to give you an improvement on the NetFront browser. If you haven’t tried using the Netfront browser on your Walkman just yet, you’ll have to give it a try in its current state to fully appreciate how badly you’d want a software update. Thai users should take note that this update […]
11/27/2009, A recent posting at XDA-developers shows a completely revamped keyboard from a test build of Windows Mobile. The existing Windows Mobile keyboard still seems that it was designed more for stylus input, but the revamped version has much larger keys, which should make it much easier for users to use with their fingers, further enhancing the notion that stylus-based inputs are going out of fashion. If you take a good […]
11/23/2009, Folks living in Europe and are rocking to the Palm Pre GSM version can now update their firmware to webOS 1.3.1, where features such as support for LinkedIn and Yahoo! will now appear as a calendar/contacts/IM account (similar to that of Google and Facebook). Apart from that, this firmware update will also make it possible to forward text and multimedia messages. The update weighs in at 134MB, where you can […]