AMD Launches Second “Black Edition” CPU

AMD has launched there second “Black Edition” processor, the Athlon 64 X2 5000+. The processor is quite a bit cheaper then the 6400+ Black Edition processor that launched last month, it is priced at $136 in distributor-volume 1,000-unit quantities. This is the first processor in its class shipped by AMD that has a customizable clock […]

Apple Releases iPhone Firmware Version 1.1.1

Apple finally released iPhone firmware 1.1.1 and it is great! That is unless you hacked your iPhone in which case you no longer have any 3rd party apps installed. If you unlocked your iPhone then I suggest you wait until the re-locking app is released. The update is pretty awesome, all of the features are […]

Sidekick Slide – Why is it called a “Sidekick”

T-Mobile officially announced the Sidekick Slide, now I don’t know exactly why the Sidekick was originally called the Sidekick, but I think that it had something to do with the idea of using your thumb to flip the screen up to reveal the keyboard. Sidekick is a horrible name for the Slide, but I guess […]

Hack Your iPhone? Better Not Update It UPDATE

Apple released the following statement yesterday: “Apple has discovered that many of the unauthorized iPhone unlocking programs available on the Internet cause irreparable damage to the iPhone’s software, which will likely result in the modified iPhone becoming permanently inoperable when a future Apple-supplied iPhone software update is installed. Apple plans to release the next iPhone […]

OpenOffice.org Coming Native to OS X Next Year

Next September OpenOffice.org will be releasing its version 3.0 of the software which will finally give native support to OS X without having to install X11 beforehand. In case you Apple guys didn’t realize, you can already do this with a port of OpenOffice called NeoOffice that I have been using for months now. NeoOffice […]