11/23/2009, Nice to know that the latest firmware update 6.20 for the Sony PSP will introduce an additional column in the XMB called “Extras.” Under this column lies the “Digital Comics” category that will kick off in December when Sony starts to roll out digital comic books via the Playstation Store. Alongside that addition to encourage little ones to read more, Sony also increased the potency of their compatibility with Media […]
11/19/2009, The Archos 5 tablet has received its latest firmware update, bumping up the version number to 1.3.07, where among the long list of changes and fixes include improved support for MP4 and MKV videos, fixed playback resolution issues and fixed support for full screen playback of YouTube and YouTube HD content. Apart from that, you can now output content via the Archos 5′s TV-out capability via the battery dock or […]
11/17/2009, Have you been encountering autofocus issues with your Motorola Droid? While a lot of people have been encountering said problem, it seems that some folks have actually seen the problem suddenly disappear permanently. Some folks noticed it after rebooting, some noticed it even without rebooting. It seems to indicate that Verizon might have pushed out the update to users early, despite some leaked documents suggesting that the fix would have […]
11/12/2009, TomTom will be offering updates for its iPhone navigation app that is currently awaiting approval from Apple for it to debut on the App Store. This new update, should it be approved successfully, will feature advanced lane guidance, text-to-speech, “Help Me,” updated map/safety cameras (in selected European nations) databases, customizable audio warnings and iPod player control. Not too shabby considering these additions are free.
11/12/2009, Eye-Fi has updated their line of Share, Share Video, Explore Video and Pro memory cards to include FTP upload support, although this will be limited to the JPEG format only alongside videos. This new FTP option will be listed with other online destinations, where selecting it is a breeze – as it will require similar steps as choosing any other supported Online photo or video destination.
11/11/2009, The latest Zune HD 4.3 firmware update will now offer support for future 3D games and applications, alongside an auto-suggest feature that ought to make text input less of a pain. Those are the two main additions, while there will be a slew of other minor improvements as well which you probably won’t notice. Among the new games that support 3D gaming with the new firmware update, they include PGR: […]
11/10/2009, Verizon Wireless seems to be hard at work with a couple of firmware updates for both the Droid and Droid Eris smartphones, acording to leaked documents that point towards five pages for Motorola’s device alongside seven pages for the HTC model. Good news is, at least one of the two firmware updates will be out sometime between this December and next January.
11/05/2009, What’s Walkman in the plural form? Should we say, Walkmen? Well, those who currently own the Sony Walkman NW-A828/A829, NW-S615F/S616F and NW-S715F/S716F/S718F will be able to download a firmware update that fixes volume issues when using the aforementioned devices with the CMT-V3, CPF-NW001, SRS-NWGU50, SRS-NWGM30, SRS-NWZ10 stereos, alongside the WLA-NWB1 Bluetooth adapter as well. This is currently on offer by Sony Japan, and there is no word on whether it […]
11/02/2009, Sony has unveiled the latest eBook Library software 3.0.01 update that will enable easier management and purchase of e-books alongside the ability to transfer them over to a variety of Sony Reader models including the PRS-300, PRS-505 and PRS-600. Apart from that, a new feature includes Windows 7 support, coupled with fixes to several issues such as prevention of crash when transferring content to a Reader occasionally. Windows 7 users […]
11/02/2009, Slacker Radio has just unveiled version 2.0.91 of its software to the masses, where this update ought to offer full support for OS 5.0 by now. There is no change log available just yet, but for those who have already made the jump, have you noticed anything different or better? Do leave a comment for the benefit of the other readers.
10/26/2009, Intel has made sure that their 34nm X25-M Gen 2 SSD will perform better than ever thanks to the new SSD Toolbox that will include an SSD Optimizer which allows users to monitor and manage the SSD’s health more effectively. Apart from that, the 160GB model will be able to experience a performance boost to sequential write speeds of up to 100MB/sec – that’s a cool 40% faster compared to […]
10/25/2009, We mentioned that BlackBerry OS 5.0 will be released today, so here’s news of the official software update. In order to get it up and running, load BlackBerry Desktop Manager for PC or Mac and accept the prompt when they ask to update your handheld. Alternatively, you can pay a visit here (www.verizonwireless.com/storm). For those who have already updated, what are your thoughts about it? Does it turn the Storm […]
10/21/2009, Folks who have been rocking to the Novatel Wireless MiFi 2200 device will be able to enjoy a firmware update that aims to correct some bugs that have arisen along the way. Some of the expected improvements will include doing away with the hibernation mode while it is running on AC power, a much more improved international roaming capability and brand new Administration page options among others. This upgrade will […]
10/19/2009, Looks like the rumor mill is in overtime with news of updated Macs making their way to the masses as early as tomorrow. Speculation also abounds that one might actually see a Magic Mouse accessory to go along with it, while new MacBooks and iMacs will definitely be welcomed by all and sundry. What do you think of this rumor – something to go ahead and believe, or is it […]