08/12/2009, Microsoft has just released an update for its Xbox 360 Dashboard that will offer an expanded range of Netflix features including On-Demand gaming, accompanied by interface tweaks as well as other interesting features. With Games On Demand, one is able to gain access to full-featured Xbox 360 titles for sale straight from Xbox Live, doing away with the need to trudge your way to the nearest games store, freeing up […]
08/11/2009, Folks who recently picked up the BlackBerry 8520 might be interested to know that a new OS 184.108.40.2066 has leaked. As with any other unofficial releases, bear in mind that you ought to make a backup of all your information within before going ahead, since there is always a small chance that Murphy’s Law might kick in and you end up bricking your handset.
08/10/2009, Word has it that a future version of the iTunes software from Apple could possibly offer Blu-ray disc support in addition to visual management and rearrangement capabilities for the App Store software alongside integration with social media Web sites. Should the mentioned scenario happen, we wouldn’t be too surprised since the upcoming iMac lineup will probably incorporate Blu-ray drives as well in order to make the jump to the world […]
08/04/2009, While your Japanese and European counterparts were already sharing their DSi photos over Facebook for some time already, folks in the US surely felt neglected. Well, they can redeem their battered sense of self-worth with the brand new DSi 1.4 firmware update that is already here Stateside. What are you waiting for?
08/03/2009, Apple has outed the iPhone 3.0.1 OS Update on iTunes, which makes it available a single day earlier than expected. This update basically solves the iPhone SMS Vulnerability problem which has been around for some time, so make sure you spare some computing time on your machine to download the 280MB update from iTunes. The update will affect the Apple iPhone 2G, iPhone 3G and iPhone 3G S.
07/30/2009, Nintendo DSi owners in Japan will be pleased to know that they can start to receive copies of the latest firmware version 1.4 digitally, where they can now poke their friends through the DSi. Yes, it means Facebook capability is now made available on yet another portable device, while ought to see use of this social networking site explode even further. Apart from that, Nintendo also touted that firmware 1.4 […]
07/29/2009, Looks like English-speaking users of the Mintpass Mintpad are not left out by the manufacturer as they have recently unveiled the first English firmware update for the device. This file won’t come through your pipelines easy though, weighing in at 58.3MB when unpacked, where the HEX file is compressed within a 36.6MB ZIP. As with any self-respecting firmware update, the new update will include improved features such as memo categories, […]
07/24/2009, As we said earlier Apple and Palm have entered in a cat-and mouse game in which the Palm Pre tries to fool iTunes into thinking that it is an Apple device, while Apple tries to block the Pre from accessing iTunes. iTunes 8.2.1 blocked Palm Pre users for the first time last week. But it didn’t take too long for Palm to circumvent the iTunes update: the Palm Web OS […]
07/20/2009, Owners of the Nokia 5800 XpressMusic ought to be excited to know that Nokia will be revealing a new firmware update sometime down the road that will boost the dated handset’s capabilities, making it hang around the market for quite some time more thanks to kinetic scrolling, an improved camera performance, a enhanced home screen similar to the recently launched Nokia N97 (read our review), and an improved response time. […]
07/02/2009, As promised, Nokia’s N97 has just received its latest firmware update 11.0.021 just in time for the long weekend, where it will be available in most regions, and for folks who can’t get it Over The Air (OTA), there is always the Nokia Software Updater to help you stay up to date. There is a fairly long list of changes and fixes available with the latest firmware update, and you […]
06/30/2009, The Cowon S9 is one venerable portable media player, and it has just gotten much better from its already lofty heights with the firmware update 2.31b. Strangely enough, this firmware update misses out on support for M3U playlists, but that blemish aside, we do get the following. Playback support for damaged AVI videos Gapless playback for FLAC, APE, Lossless WMA, Ogg Vorbis and WAV M3U support Support for AVI containers […]
06/29/2009, Owners of the new Nokia N97 portable cellphone-computer will be able to download the latest firmware update later during this July 4th weekend, where it will help resolve some issues folks had with the handset, although it isn’t able to handle the entire bunch. Right now, we can but hope that the firmware update is a major fix to numerous bugs on the otherwise seemingly “good” Nokia N97, so we’ll […]
06/23/2009, If you happen to own a Garmin 7×5 GPS unit, chances are the recent firmware update could have introduced new problems into your life, where selected units seem to freeze during some point of use June 22nd. According to Garmin, their customer support team is aware of the situation having handled many calls already, although they have yet to offer a working solution at press time. Hopefully this glitch won’t […]
06/17/2009, iPhone owners time you downloaded the iPhone 3.0 update to make sure your device finally gets cut and paste functionality among others. In addition to that, you will also find this update to be more stable in use, boasting push notifications for folks who absolutely must have the latest information at their fingertips all the time. Just in case you’re wondering, iPhone 3.0 will place nice with all iPhone, iPhone […]