Welcome to the WrapUp by CyberNet. This is a collection of news stories, downloads, and tips that we have collected over the last few days, but never got around to writing about. Don’t forget to send in your own tips, or just leave a comment on this page if you think you’ve got something we should include.
AT&T Will Start Unlocking Out-of-Contract iPhones
Starting yesterday AT&T began unlocking iPhones for anyone that asks as long as the iPhone is no longer tied to a contract.
Nest Thermostat Gets an Update
The Nest thermostat was released five months ago, and they have issued their first major update for the device. The update includes a feature called AirWave that tries to be a bit more intelligent in the way it cools your home in the hot summer months.
600,000 Macs Worldwide Reportedly Infected by Flashback Trojan
Over 600,000 Macs have reportedly been infected by the Flashback Trojan that has been making its rounds lately. There are a couple of quick checks you can run through the Terminal to see if your system has been infected, and Apple has issued an update to Java to plug the hole.
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Enable Windows 7 Auto Login for a Limited Number of Reboots
This handy utility will let you set up your computer to automatically login after a restart for a specified number of reboots. This can be useful if you are running something that requires multiple reboots to complete.
Dropbox Increases Referral Rewards
Dropbox is giving you even more space when you invite your friends to use the service. Now when someone signs up for an account with your referral link you’ll both earn 500MB instead of just 250MB. The great news is that this is also retroactive, which means anyone you previously invited also counts towards this and the increased storage should already be reflected in your account.
Windows 8 Consumer Preview on the Samsung Series 7 Slate
Samsung has posted an official guide to getting the Windows 8 Consumer Preview working on the Samsung Series 7 Slate PC. The guide includes includes the necessary drivers for getting the screen rotation working appropriately.
Sumatra PDF 2.0 Adds Support for MOBI eBooks
The free Sumatra PDF reader continues to branch out and support a wide variety of formats including MOBI eBooks, XPS, DjVu, CHM, and more.
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