reboot

reboot

Clogged streets: SimCity launch plagued by server problems

Next MacBook Pro: Retina Display, ultra-thin, USB 3.0 ports

www.electronista.com
More details have emerged about the next-generation 15-inch MacBook Pro, if 9to5Macís sources are correct. As with the first unibody MacBook Pro range, where the 15-inch model led the redesign, Apple is expected to reveal its latest MacBook Pro reboot with a 15-inch model. The inclusion of Intelís Ivy Bridge...
Next MacBook Pro: Retina Display, ultra-thin, USB 3.0 ports

Google slates Pwnium 3 contest for March 7, offers up to $3.14159m for vulnerabilities in Chrome OS

thenextweb.com
Google on Monday announced it is hosting its third Pwnium competition, aptly named Pwnium 3, on March 7. The security contest’s main focus will be Chrome OS, for which the company will be offering up to a total of $3.14159 million in rewards for security researchers (Google loves using geeky...
Google slates Pwnium 3 contest for March 7, offers up to $3.14159m for vulnerabilities in Chrome OS
Windows Phone 8 Random Reboot Fix Coming Over-The-Air Next Month, Says Microsoft

SimCity - preview

www.guardian.co.uk
When you start actively working against other online players, the fun really gets goingWhen do publishers decide that sequels can no longer support suffixes? Is there a formula somewhere that can identify when a number is too high to whack on the end of a title, where it suggests doddering...
SimCity - preview

Mega Reboot: Will Kim Dotcom Relaunch Megaupload?

www.pcworld.com
A tweet teases of the pending return of the downed file-sharing site, accompanied by a music download service called Megabox....
Mega Reboot: Will Kim Dotcom Relaunch Megaupload?
HTC One X review

Tomb Raider - review

www.guardian.co.uk
Xbox 360, PS3, Square Enix, cert 18Developer Crystal Dynamics returns Lara Croft to her classic gaming roots in this Tomb Raider reboot, but far from being the wisecracking action heroine from previous games, this is a vulnerable, relatable Lara - and that makes for a more engaging adventure.It's still Tomb...
Tomb Raider - review

Soluto: self-serve PC tech support, done right.

thenextweb.com
Would you pay $50,000 to end your PC frustrations?  Luckily, you don’t have to because TechCrunch already did. Meet Soluto. Israel-based Soluto, as we covered yesterday, just won the TechCrunch Disrupt competition, and 50 grand along with it.  The company’s  innovative “Anti-Frustration” software is and works like a dream for...
Soluto: self-serve PC tech support, done right.

Apple says Do Not Disturb scheduling bug will correct itself automatically after January 7, 2013

thenextweb.com
In a support article on its website, Apple has acknowledged that a bug is keeping iOS devices’ Do Not Disturb feature active past its scheduled time. It says that the bug will automatically correct itself after January 7, 2013. Do Not Disturb is a feature added by Apple in iOS...
Apple says Do Not Disturb scheduling bug will correct itself automatically after January 7, 2013

Today in Tech: Can Justin Timberlake reboot Myspace?

tech.fortune.cnn.com
Facebook's newest advertising technique raises concerns; why so-called 'Silicon Valley wallflowers' are hot.  Myspace teases a completely rethought service, and believe it or not, it looks beautiful [THE NEXT WEB] As you can see in the teaser below, discovered by Grace Dent and The Financial Times' Tim Bradshaw, Myspace is debuting a media-focused social network which emphasizes...
Today in Tech: Can Justin Timberlake reboot Myspace?

Should I Upgrade My Jailbroken iPhone to iOS 6?

www.readwriteweb.com
As months of frenzied iPhone rumors are put to rest, a nagging question remains. For iOS users like me who have jailbroken their devices, the debate begins: Should I upgrade to iOS 6? Would having an iPhone 5, which ships with the new iOS version, be worth giving up...
Should I Upgrade My Jailbroken iPhone to iOS 6?

At The Movies With The Geek : Clash of the Titans

www.jeffisageek.net
Being a fan of the original I must say I was really looking forward to this reboot of one of my favorites.  Unfortunately it turned out to be a suckfest.  Find out more below. [Clash of the Titans - IMDB] Trailer My Thoughts So as not to leave this...
At The Movies With The Geek : Clash of the Titans
How To Hack Your Google Glass -- And Void Your Warranty
Yelp Reports Q4 Losses As Local Gets More Crowded Than Ever

Get better copy and paste with Clipboard Magic 5.0

betanews.com
When CyberMatrix released Clipboard Magic 4 it was one of the better clipboard managers around, effortlessly capturing every text item copied to your clipboard and retaining them in a list for easy re-use later. That was back in 2005, of course, and the intervening years have seen several significant issues...
Get better copy and paste with Clipboard Magic 5.0

Wi-Fi Direct May Get a Reboot With Push for Better Ease of Use

www.pcworld.com
The Wi-Fi Direct standard may get a much-needed boost next year from work by the Wi-Fi Alliance to make it easier to use for both consumers and developers....
Wi-Fi Direct May Get a Reboot With Push for Better Ease of Use

Quick success for Planescape reboot

www.bbc.co.uk
In just six hours a plan to make a sequel to classic video game Planescape: Torment has hit its funding goals on Kickstarter....
Quick success for Planescape reboot

Tomb Raider: the story of a reboot

www.guardian.co.uk
On Tuesday, Bafta held a Tomb Raider event, exploring the forthcoming re-imagining of the series. Here's what Crystal Dynamics revealed about the processIt didn't start as a reboot. That was one of the interesting revelations during last night's Tomb Raider event at Bafta. Crystal Dynamics, the California-based studio, which has...
Tomb Raider: the story of a reboot

How to Jailbreak the iPad

www.readwriteweb.com
The long-awaited iPad/iPhone jailbreak has finally arrived, allowing anyone with an iPhone, iPod Touch or even the brand-new Apple iPad running the newest versions of the iPhone Operating System the ability to unlock their device and install unapproved, third-party applications. Unlike Google's Android Market, the app store for Google-powered phones...
How to Jailbreak the iPad
Myspace Plans a Reboot -- Again

Microsoft investigating issue with pen detection affecting subset of Surface Pro owners

thenextweb.com
A key selling point for the Surface Pro is its inclusion of ‘pen’ technology, in that is ships with a pen, and can accept that form of input, granting users another method by which to interact with the device. Since the launch of the Surface Pro, Microsoft has already promised...
Microsoft investigating issue with pen detection affecting subset of Surface Pro owners

SimCity launch debacle drags on, as EA disables features

www.pcworld.com
Even if you have little interest in SimCity, it's worth paying attention to the messy launch of the series' long-awaited reboot. Like it or not, this is the future of large-scale video games. For three days now, players have complained of issues connecting with the SimCity's servers. One report...
SimCity launch debacle drags on, as EA disables features

Apple's Messages Beta: Pretty Meh in a Mixed OS World

www.readwriteweb.com
As part of the Mountain Lion preview last week, Apple put out a beta of its revamped chat application, Messages. If you spend a lot of time connecting with other folks on iOS devices, Messages is a must-have. If not, it doesn't really add much to the mix. Installing Messages...
Apple's Messages Beta: Pretty Meh in a Mixed OS World
Kim Dotcom vows to keep America out of next version of Megaupload

'Terminator' reboot coming June 2015, two more movies to follow

www.theverge.com
Hollywood movie studio Paramount has commissioned three new Terminator movies as part of a new stand-alone trilogy. After Arnold Schwarzenegger confirmed his return to the franchise in the upcoming Terminator movie — which begins shooting in January 2014 — Deadline reports that Skydance Productions, Annapurna Pictures, and Paramount Pictures...
'Terminator' reboot coming June 2015, two more movies to follow
Crowdfunded NASA PSA video will play before 'Star Trek Into Darkness'
Two weeks away, still no SDK: Windows Phone 8 teeters on the edge of failure
VMware launches with Windows 8 support, Parallels coming September 4th
Myspace previews its ground-up redesign, will send out invites to the new service 'very soon'
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?