Articles tagged with: OS

Cyanogen Mod 7 Nightlies Make an Appearance Possibly Heralding Android 2.3 Gingerbread

Cyanogen Mod 7 Nightlies Make an Appearance Possibly Heralding Android 2.3 Gingerbread

The CyanogenMod is a favorite of customized ROMs made for Android OS and version 6.1 is, perhaps, the most stable iteration. These CyanogenMod nightlies have now returned with possibilities of their carrying the Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS.
These Nightlies were suspended when the Android 2.3 Gingerbread source code was dropped, presumably …

Third-Party Device Manager for Windows Phone to Be available for Download Soon

Third-Party Device Manager for Windows Phone to Be available for Download Soon

The Windows Phone has several advantages to it but there is no denying it has negative aspects too. For instance, you can install Windows compatible software on the phone but unfortunately cannot use it if you cannot transfer files to the handset, which is the case at the moment. You …

Speakal’s Phone/PC Hybrid BTS8: Miniature Computer Combined with a Phone

Speakal’s Phone/PC Hybrid BTS8: Miniature Computer Combined with a Phone

Take a phone and cross it with a PC and one gets a smartphone. In the fruit and vegetable kingdom, hybrids are preferred and in this case too most phone users like these smartphones. Speakal’s recently announced BTS8 is a model of a different variety. It seems to be a …

LimeWire Shuts Down Following Federal Court Injunction; Re-emerges as LimeWire Pirate Edition

LimeWire Shuts Down Following Federal Court Injunction; Re-emerges as LimeWire Pirate Edition

Ever heard of LimeWire? No? It’s that free peer-to-peer file sharing (P2P) client program that ran into rough weather, following copyright infringement issues, leading to its shut down on October 26. The program used to runs on Windows, Mac OS X, Linux and other OSs supported by the Java software …

CTL Launches 2goPad SL10, a 10-inch Tablet, with Intel Atom N450 1.66GHz Processor and Windows 7 OS

CTL Launches 2goPad SL10, a 10-inch Tablet, with Intel Atom N450 1.66GHz Processor and Windows 7 OS

CTL has introduced the newest product in its mobile computer line, the 2goPad SL10, a 10-inch tablet. The tablet features a multi-touch capacitive screen, an Intel Atom N450 1.66GHz processor, a 2GB of memory and Microsoft Windows 7 OS – seeking to score on productivity elements by allowing users to …

Pirated Windows 7 Pre-Activated on Computers from 28 OEMs, Activation Mechanism Bypassed

Pirated Windows 7 Pre-Activated on Computers from 28 OEMs, Activation Mechanism Bypassed

Hackers cracked and activated the Ultimate version of Windows 7 even before it was released in July last year, with the help from a leaked Lenovo OEM (original equipment manufacturer) DVD .ISO file. The latest buzz is about a new pirated version of the OS that is understood to have …

Skype Version 5.0 Integrates Facebook News Feed, Phonebook; Available on Windows, Mac Version in Works

Skype Version 5.0 Integrates Facebook News Feed, Phonebook; Available on Windows, Mac Version in Works

VoIP service Skype brings in good tidings for people using Facebook and Skype. The service has launched its latest update and the new Version 5.0 integrates the Facebook News Feed and Phonebook into the Microsoft Windows version of Skype. The company has also informed that a new version of Skype …

Rovio Miffed Over Microsoft WP7 Ad Mix-up, Clarifies No Angry Birds on Windows Phone 7 Yet

Rovio Miffed Over Microsoft WP7 Ad Mix-up, Clarifies No Angry Birds on Windows Phone 7 Yet

Call it a well planned marketing gimmick or a genuine advertising mix-up, but recently Microsoft on its new website for the Windows Phone 7 suggested that the hugely popular game Angry Birds was going to be a part of its new OS, and this definitely came as a bit of …

Apple Mac-Themed Event ‘Back to the Mac’ on October 20, Likely to Unveil the Mac OS X 10.7

Apple Mac-Themed Event ‘Back to the Mac’ on October 20, Likely to Unveil the Mac OS X 10.7

Apple is all set to bring to its users a refreshed Mac line of products along with a sneak peak of the next major Mac OS X version. Sending out media invites to an event appropriately titled ‘Back to the Mac’ being held at Cupertino on October 20, it sure …

Steam Releases Left 4 Dead 2 (L4D2) For Mac and PC; Available at a Discounted Price of $6.79

Steam Releases Left 4 Dead 2 (L4D2) For Mac and PC; Available at a Discounted Price of $6.79

Online Game Platform Steam brings in good tidings for Mac owners. For Left 4 Dead 2 has been officially launched for their OS. Set in the zombie apocalypse, L4D2 is a cooperative first-person shooter (FPS) game and is centred on four survivors fighting against hordes of the infected. Steam promises …