10/02/2009, Those who have updated their Wii to firmware 4.2 and find that they have run into problems can relax, knowing that Nintendo is ready and willing to fix it for free. This is good news, but only for those who have clean Wiis and not others who modified theirs. The moral of the story would be to wait for a few days to pass before installing any update lest something […]
10/02/2009, Google has just released the Android 1.6 Donut update for those who are rocking to Android-powered devices, specifically T-Mobile G1 and myTouch 3G users. This firmware will feature improvements including an integrated camera/camcorder/gallery interface, an improved search feature that will help make it easier to find items online as well as offline. For those who have already installed the Android 1.6 Donut update, just how sweet has your experience been?
09/28/2009, Palm has just released its webOS 1.2.0 for the Palm Pre, but unfortunately no new applications will be introduced with changes made to existing applications. You will now be able to purchase songs from Amazon MP3 over a phone network connection without having to be connected via Wi-Fi, while the App Catalog lets you purchase apps using your credit card. Fret not, as your credit card information will be stored […]
09/23/2009, Toshiba has just released a range of driver updates for their netbook range, which isn’t surprising, really, considering the fact that Windows 7 is just on the horizon before being released. The Toshiba NB205 is among the first to receive new driver updates in addtion to BIOS updates that were already available a few weeks back. If you are a proud owner of the Toshiba NB205, we would strongly recommend […]
09/20/2009, Orange UK has just rolled out the ROM update for their HTC Hero, where it is touted to offer a boost in system speed, alongside touch-to-focus capability in the Hero’s camera. Orange has also tested the new software to make sure it is fully compatible with the network when released. As for T-Mobile, they claim that their update is more or less imminent, but nothing official has been heard from […]
09/20/2009, Creative has more or less overcome a hurdle that plagued them for many years – the second firmware update for the Zii EGG now allows one to play music directly from an SD memory card inserted into the Zii EGG, which could prove promisin for future portable media players from Creative and perhaps current generation devices with an SD memory card slot.
09/17/2009, Looks like not only the Samsung Omnia i900 will be getting a Windows Mobile 6.5 update for free, the rest of the Omnia range will also benefit including the Omnia IIs, B7610s and B7320s. As for the Omnia Pro B7330, the i8000, B7320, B7300 and B7610, these will come pre-loaded with Windows Mobile 6.5 to get you started right out of the box, although Samsung has shamelessly remained coy about […]
09/16/2009, Owners of the Samsung Omnia i900 seem set to receive an update of Windows Mobile 6.5 for their devices, although there is no word on an exact release date just yet. While many newer handsets have already rolled out since the Omnia made its debut, the Windows Mobile 6.5 update might just prolong its shelf life for a little bit longer, while putting off the purchase of phones from other […]
09/08/2009, Sprint looks all set to release webOS firmware 1.2.0 for the masses, where some of the updates and enhancements will include :- Enhanced copy feature added to browser and email (shift key + tap and drag to select text). Improved global search to catch synonyms. For example, “Movies” brings up YouTube and Videos. Send/Receive vCards via the contacts application (tap left menu drop down) LinkedIn enhancements Filter search in email […]
09/03/2009, It goes without saying that the ability to upload and view screenshots on Android Market of upcoming software is definitely something that is urgent and important where application sales are concerned, and Google addresses that situation by enabling Android developers to log into their accounts followed by uploading screen shots and a promotional image of their application. We can’t wait for the final update to roll out as it is […]
09/03/2009, Word has it that Apple is working round the clock to make sure the Mac OS X 10.6.1 update will be free of major glitches and bugs when released, which is pretty good to know since this move occurs just four days after Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard arrives on store shelves. Selected groups of developers are currently toying around with these external builds in order to make sure […]
08/31/2009, Eric Lempel from the PlayStation Network Operations has posted that the PlayStation 3 3.0 firmware update was coming very soon, “just in time for the official launch of the 120 GB PlayStation 3″. For more details, watch this PS3 update 3.0 video.
08/20/2009, Apple has just rolled out a couple of firmware updates for their MacBook Pro, where one of them will fix issues concerning Bluetooth connectivity while the other helps soothe the roaring sounds of the MacBook Pro’s hard drive noise issue. Bluetooth Firmware Update 2.0.1 will see fixes to existing bugs while improving upon compatibility with the Apple Wireless Mighty Mouse and Apple Wireless Keyboard. This update will be available for […]
08/18/2009, Sony is pushing the PlayStation firmware update out soon. It comes with a number of tweaks, and here are the elements that are of interest to us: 1/Better store navigation: with shortcuts, Sony hopes to make the store easier to navigate. 2/Personalization: custom themes and animated background theme to make this PS3 “yours”. There’s also a host of “social stuff” and a what’s new board that could be of interest. […]