BMW Closes Security Loophole To Prevent Unwanted Vehicle Break-Ins

The modern day vehicle is chock full of electronics, so much so that their maintenance would require careful calibration as well as specialized equipment – which translates to a higher cost in the long run. Well, vehicles have also gotten “smarter” thanks to the kind of algorithms and systems that they have, and in the case of Tesla, a firmware update – changes in code, essentially, has resulted in a […]


Tesla Roadster To Get Update Real Soon

If there is one thing in particular about Tesla Motors chief executive Elon Musk that helps him to stand out from the rest of the CEO crowd, it would be this – he will respond to questions from Tesla owners through Twitter, now how about that for staying abreast with the latest developments? Well, it seems that from late Friday afternoon onward, there will be additional details revealed concerning the […]


Verizon Galaxy Note 4 Picks Up Software Update

It was earlier this morning when we brought you news that a carrier purchased Samsung Galaxy Note 4 would not play nice with the Samsung Gear VR, at least until a software update is installed. Having said that, if you happen to own a Galaxy Note 4 from Verizon Wireless, fret not – this particular flagship phablet from Verizon has just been on the receiving end of an update, so […]


Rest Mode Fix Set To Arrive For The PS4

So, you happen to be one of those unlucky ones who downloaded and installed the PlayStation 4 update 2.0 and run into issues, such as the Rest Mode bug, which does not allow the console to “wake up” from Rest Mode once it has entered that particular state. It is a good thing then, that there will be an update released which will be able to fix this bug, and […]


Advertising

Counter-strike: Global Offensive Gets New Halloween Update

At the end of this month, chances are pretty high that you will have received invitations to various Halloween parties, and while you are still up in the air as to which particular fancy dress costume to go in, without being a repeat vampire, mummy or zombie, why not skip all of the social engagements out there and decide to spend the time at home, playing some Counter-strike: Global Offensive? […]


Xbox One July Update Gets Snap Mode For Achievements

Microsoft has kept to their promise with their July update for the Xbox One console, where owners of the Xbox One will now be able to take advantage of the ability to double tap the Xbox button in order to snap an app. Apart from that, gamers too, will be able to check out a brand new snap mode when it comes to achievements, and for those who have yet […]


KitKat Arrives On Mid-Range Samsung Smartphones (Rumor)

We have mentioned a fair number of times in the past that Samsung has taken the extremely broad view of rolling out smartphones that start from the entry level to the mid-range and high end markets. This strategy has served them well, but as we all know most of the time, updates for entry level and mid-range smartphones do not seem to be that frequent compared to high end handsets. […]


Lumia Cyan Update Allegedly Spotted In Argentina

Now that Lionel Messi has fired Argentina into the last 16 of the World Cup with his mesmerizing skill and talent, the country also has another reason to cheer – an alleged copy of the Nokia Lumia Cyan update has been spotted in that part of the South American continent, where it is touted to deliver a wide range of new firmware features for any compatible Lumia handsets.


Samsung ATIV Camera App For Windows Phone 8.1 Gets HDR

Do you love the Windows Phone 8.1 operating system over the other two mainstream players, namely Android and iOS? If so, you would most probably be rocking to a Nokia Lumia handset, or you could be one of the rare few who are carrying a Samsung ATIV device that runs on the Windows Phone platform. Having said that, you would be pleased as punch to hear that Samsung has updated […]


Xbox One System Update Handles Multiplayer, SmartGlass Issues

Major Nelson has just announced that there will be a compulsory Xbox One system update which will launch real soon, and this particular update will be a wee bit different from what most folks are used to when it comes to the Xbox 360. In short, brace yourselves! Should you be using the Xbox One “Instant On” (which happens to be the low power state which enables you to turn […]


PS4 System Software Update 1.51 On Its Way

Sony PS4 owners, it is definitely time for you to take a break from all of that gaming. After all, it is always good to pause and rest for a bit. Take a walk around the room, or better yet, why not go on a brisk stroll on the outside while the weather is beautiful and fine? The game and its challenges will still be there after you are done. […]


Pokemon X And Pokemon Y Patch 1.1 Solves Lumiose City Save Bug

When you are having fun, a week can seem to pass by in the blink of an eye, but whenever you are suffering, even a day can feel like an eternity. I would not rank those Pokemon gamers who find themselves weeping over the fact that they have fallen victim to the Lumiose City save bug under the same category of “suffering”, but it would definitely be irritating to say […]


Nexus 7 JSS15Q Update Fails To Fix All Touchscreen Issues

Sometime at the end of last month, there was a new update rolled out for the Google Nexus 7 (2013) which allegedly fixes some issues with the tablet’s touchscreen, but it seems that not all the problems have been handled properly by the JSS15Q update. Among these reported issues by irate users included double taps, phantom taps and overall erratic behavior, in addition to GPS issues. I guess that some […]


PS3 4.45 Update Locks Up Certain Consoles

PS3 4.45 update causes some PS3s to freeze up.