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Sony PS3 firmware 3.70 update rolling out

PS3 Sony has unleashed the latest firmware update for its PS3 console this morning. A variety of new features and minor tweaks have been listed for update 3.70 that will affect PlayStation.. more
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Nintendo 3DS firmware update already required

The 3DS has barely left the shops, clutched by the hands of new and eager owners, and already the device needs a firmware update it would seem. The Inquirer reports that.. more
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Virgin Media looking into sluggish broadband speeds

Virgin Media recently super-sized its XL broadband package from 20Mbps to 30Mbps. The 50% speed increase could be had by existing customers as well as new ones, although they had to.. more
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First “custom firmware” for hacked PS3 available

The PS3 was cracked last week by a group of hackers known as “fail0verflow”, and following on from that, another hacking whiz is claiming to have created the first custom firmware for the console. KaKaRoTo has released the firmware, and writes on his blog: “Thanks.. more
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Microsoft planning Kinect accuracy upgrade?

Some news on the Kinect front, for Xbox owners, and this one comes courtesy of gaming site EuroGamer. While the motion control system’s hardware is obviously set in stone, apparently the sensor isn’t currently working to its full capability and could potentially be upgraded via.. more
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HTC Desire HD firmware-over-the-air update out

A firmware-over-the-air (or FOTA) update has been made available by HTC for its new Desire HD phone. Version 1.32.405.3 will provide screen control and photo message compatibility enhancements, according to HTC. The company notes that users should use a wi-fi connection to grab the new.. more
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PS3 firmware 3.50 arrives with 3D Blu-ray support

New firmware has hit the PS3 today, version 3.50, and it brings with it support for 3D Blu-ray disc playback. So you can now enjoy 3D Blu-ray movies on the console, providing you have the requisite other hardware in the form of a 3DTV and.. more
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Sony fixes 3.41 firmware for the PS3

Sony has re-issued its latest firmware update, version 3.41, for the PS3 console due to a technical hitch with the initial release which came out last week. The company issued a statement on the PlayStation Blog stating that PS3 owners who were replacing the console’s.. more
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Android 2.1 out for HTC Hero

HTC Hero users in the UK can look forward to an update for their phones to Android 2.1. The over-the-air update is set to be available imminently. Your handset will notify you of when it’s ready to download. You can update via wi-fi or 3G,.. more
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Sony PlayStation 3 firmwave arrives with 3D support

You may recall that we ran a story at the beginning of the week on how Sony was readying a firmware update to bring 3D gaming to the PS3. And rumour had it that the update would be here in June. However, it seems that.. more
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