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Beloved VLC has updated its Android offering
Beloved VLC has updated its Android offering
One of the most popular PC media players of all time, VLC, has been on mobile for quite some time, but unfortunately the update schedule has ...... 05 Dec 2017
Microsoft is changing pace with Windows 10 updates
Microsoft is changing pace with Windows 10 updates
Microsoft's recent Creator's Update was in the works for a long time and finally the major update hit Windows 10 earlier this month. Now you ...... 21 Apr 2017 - 2 comments
A surprise feature from the world's most popular messaging platform
A surprise feature from the world's most popular messaging platform
WhatsApp has long ago surpassed SMS in popularity and its billion users is rivaled only by Facebook Messenger, both obviously owned by Facebook. ...... 21 Feb 2017 - 2 comments
Microsoft admits it pushed Windows 10 update too aggressively
Microsoft admits it pushed Windows 10 update too aggressively
Microsoft's unofficial podcast Windows Weekly had a surprise guest in Microsoft's Chief Marketing Officer Chris Capossela. In the podcast he ...... 23 Dec 2016 - 15 comments
Microsoft is working on a major design update for Windows
Microsoft is working on a major design update for Windows
Windows 10 has been largely a success for the Redmond giant but there's still work to do. The company is obviously trying to figure out how ...... 28 Nov 2016 - 14 comments
Next major Windows 10 update coming in March?
Next major Windows 10 update coming in March?
Windows 10 has definitely been one of the more successful OS launches for Microsoft and even the growth after the initial launch has been decent ...... 15 Oct 2016 - 5 comments
Apple releases macOS Sierra, brings Siri to desktop
Apple releases macOS Sierra, brings Siri to desktop
As promised, Apple has released the new version of its desktop operating system for all to download. The new OS carries an entirely new name, ...... 20 Sep 2016 - 2 comments
Apple launches iOS 10 as well as updates to Apple TV and Watch
Apple launches iOS 10 as well as updates to Apple TV and Watch
Apple has launched today the new mobile operating system that comes with the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. The new iOS version is available for ...... 13 Sep 2016
PlayStation 4 gets major update with HDR
PlayStation 4 gets major update with HDR
Sony has revealed that PlayStation 4 has received its latest update. The patch version is a big 4.00 which means that there will be important ...... 13 Sep 2016 - 4 comments
Sony PS4 update to add YouTube streaming support and boost storage
Sony PS4 update to add YouTube streaming support and boost storage
Sony has given some insight into the upcoming PS4 firmware update version 3.00, codenamed Kenshin. The update is currently in beta and Sony ...... 02 Sep 2015
Sony releases mandatory 1.62 update for PlayStation 4
Sony releases mandatory 1.62 update for PlayStation 4
Sony Computer Entertainment has released the latest mandatory software update for the PlayStation 4, version 1.62. The update is a full 336MB ...... 18 Mar 2014
VLC update adds 4K video playback
VLC update adds 4K video playback
VideoLAN, the group behind the popular open-source video playback app VLC, has updated the platform to version 2.1. With the new update, ...... 27 Sep 2013 - 10 comments
Google Glass gets latest software update
Google Glass gets latest software update
Google Glass early adopters will be receiving an OTA software update this week, if you have not already. The update patches and fixes a number ...... 08 May 2013 - 4 comments
Nintendo updates Wii U firmware to improve performance
Nintendo updates Wii U firmware to improve performance
Nintendo has updated the firmware for the Wii U console, in an effort to improve performance and lag times. Most critics of the system have ...... 26 Apr 2013 - 7 comments
Nook Color gets biggest software update yet
Nook Color gets biggest software update yet
Barnes & Noble has rolled out the latest software update for the Nook Color tablet/e-reader, which it promises is the biggest, ever. You ...... 13 Dec 2011 - 1 comment
     

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