Your Hacked 5D Mark III Can Record RAW Video

DSLR video is great, having ushered in a new ecosystem of tools, workflows, and filmmakers. In the last couple of years, though, the image quality has stagnated while other, video-centric cameras like the Canon C300 or the Blackmagic Cinema Camera have proven superior. However, it turns out that hidden inside the … » 5/13/13 9:59am 5/13/13 9:59am

New Kindle Fire Update Unleashes Full-Screen Web Browsing

Amazon rolled out the second update to its Kindle Fire 6.2.2 firmware today. In addition to a few minor bug fixes and performance tweaks, this update grants Amazon's Silk browser access the Fire's entire seven-inch screen. It does also bork rooted devices like November's update did, so get ready to re-root if you… » 1/18/12 8:50pm 1/18/12 8:50pm

iPod Nano Update Gives Your Sleep/Wake Button Bonus Powers

The iPod Nano 1.1 firmware update has slipped out silently, letting you use the sleep/wake button to skip or pause your music. Pressing and holding the button will turn the Nano off now, as well, much like the iPhone and iPad's do. The biggest benefit? You won't have to be quite so dependent on that tiny touchscreen… » 2/23/11 11:33am 2/23/11 11:33am

Your First WP7 Update Isn't What You Think

If you're a Windows Phone 7 devotee, you may start seeing a software update notification in the coming days. But! Before you get your hopes up, know that WP7 still won't get its big copy and paste update for some time yet. Instead, Microsoft's tweaking the platform's infrastructure to get it ready for the big one,… » 2/21/11 12:48pm 2/21/11 12:48pm

Your First WP7 Update May Not Come Until March

Sorry, WP7 owners awaiting your promised copy and paste update with bated breath; you're gonna have to wait a little longer. According to Neowin, the first Windows Phone 7 update isn't going to hit until March 8th. The good news is, that's also when you should finally be able to find CDMA WP7 devices, if your breath… » 2/10/11 4:11pm 2/10/11 4:11pm