A few MacBook Air users have noticed the recently released update for these computers either will not install on their systems or will not show up in the Software Update panel.
Apple has released an update for the Macbook Air which updates the System Management Controller firmware to version 1.2. This update adds compatibility for the latest service-replacement batteries available for these systems.
Olympus has announced a firmware update to its 10.1MP flagship DSLR the E-3.
firmware v1.2 for Olympus E-410 available
ORB Tools v. 1.2.6 is out
This disembodied robot can identify you in a crowd, mimic human emotions, and follow you around the room with its eyes. Plus, it's programmable to display any face, even your own.
What happens when an insect undergoes metamorphosis? Scientists from the University of Manchester used micro-CT scanning to take a look.
For most people, the Android's default swipe-to-answer feature works out well. Some of us--those with fat fingers, shaky hands, or poor vision--need something different. ShakeCall is a free app that lets you answer and drop calls with a quick shake of the phone instead of a swipe. Learn how to use it in this blog post by Rob Lightner.
With version 1.2 of its Nook Color software, Barnes & Noble turns the e-reader into a more fully functional Android tablet and marks a subtle but important shift in its marketing strategy.
Apple has released a firmware update for its late-2008 (unibody) 2008 MacBook, MacBook Pro, and MacBook Air computer models. In a first (as far as we know), Apple is requiring two updates for each model: the EFI Firmware update and the SMC Firmware