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Fujifilm X-Pro1 firmware v2.0 update announced

Fujifilm X-Pro1 firmware v2.0 update announced

By 6 September 2012

Yes we know it's boring, but sometimes firmware can give your kit that kick up the metallic behind that it so desperately needs. When the X-Pro1 was launched this year it received critical acclaim, but one of its biggest issues was a rather sluggish focus... >>

Xbox 360 system update is preparation for a system update

Xbox 360 system update is preparation for a system update

By 19 July 2011

Microsoft has rolled out a fairly meaty Xbox 360 system update today, although no matter how hard you look, there's nothing new to be found. That's because this update, which takes around five minutes to download and complete (on a superfast broadband... >>

Nintendo 3DS firmware update hitting UK 7 June

Nintendo 3DS firmware update hitting UK 7 June

By 12 May 2011

The Nintendo 3DS is to finally get the firmware update that UK owners have been crying out for, but not for another month. Nintendo has announced that the forthcoming patch will be available to download on 7 June. There are few details on what the update... >>

Humax HD-Fox T2 TV Portal 1.02.03 Firmware Beta hands-on

Humax HD-Fox T2 TV Portal 1.02.03 Firmware Beta hands-on

By 27 January 2011

Pocket-lint has managed to get its hands on a pre-release (beta) version of the forthcoming firmware update for the Humax HD-Fox T2 (which will also arrive for the HDR-Fox T2) and has had a play with the company's brand spanking new TV Portal feature.... >>

Firmware 1.0.9 update for Canon EOS 550D / Rebel T2i available now

Firmware 1.0.9 update for Canon EOS 550D / Rebel T2i available now

By 26 November 2010

Canon has issued the latest build of its EOS 550D (Rebel T2i) firmware, 1.0.9. It specifically repairs a peculiar issue with occasional, but rare, tone jumping within some images. According to the documentation, 1.0.9 fixes "a phenomenon in which tone... >>

Kindle embraces Facebook and Twitter with forthcoming patch

Kindle embraces Facebook and Twitter with forthcoming patch

By 29 April 2010

A Kindle firmware update, due to be rolled out to all users in May, will allow owners to share their favourite passages from ebooks on Facebook and Twitter. The social networking-friendly patch will also improve PDF viewing, with new zoom and pan functionality.... >>

HTC Legend's missing apps bug fixed

HTC Legend's missing apps bug fixed

By 22 April 2010

HTC Legend owners in Europe have been missing a few applications since the handset was launched - Twidroid, Layar, MySpace Mobile, Barcode Scanner, Google Goggles, FXCamera and a handful more. What common factor can you see shared between all those apps?... >>

PS3 now 3D ready

PS3 now 3D ready

By 22 April 2010

The PlayStation 3 is now 3D-ready, even if Sony isn't. Yet. Available from last night, the company's latest firmware update, 3.30, ensures that the console will be compatible with stereoscopic gaming. And, although there's currently no 3D content, several... >>

HTC Desire gets first firmware update

HTC Desire gets first firmware update

By 1 April 2010

It might have only just got a rough and ready release in the UK, with many operators yet to stock the device, but that hasn't stopped HTC releasing an Over The Air (OTA) update for the new flagship Android 2.1 phone. "In our commitment to providing you... >>

Sony ditches support for Other OSes on PS3

Sony ditches support for Other OSes on PS3

By 29 March 2010

Sony has announced that it will remove the ability to install a secondary operating system on the PS3 on Thursday. The company will be launching the latest firmware update, PS3 firmware 3.21 on Thursday and with it disabling the feature that has been... >>