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.
Google Chrome Exploit Earns Hacker $60k
A hacker that goes by “Pinkie Pie” managed to exploit Chrome at the Hack in the Box 2012 competition. As a result the hacker walked away with a cool $60k, which was offered up directly by Google. Google pushed out an update to Chrome users about 10-hours later.
Google Updates Street View With Over 250,000 Miles of Imagery
Google has really been flexing their mapping muscles lately, and this latest news is a prime example of that. Their new Street View data includes updates from more than 250,000 miles of roads from around the world.
eBay Launches Site Redesign
eBay rolled out a rather slight refresh of their site which now looks a little cleaner than it did before, but the big focus is on the new “Feed”. The eBay Feed will let users collect and share pictures of their favorite items on eBay using a Pinterest-like interface.
Android 4.1.2 Released
Google released Android 4.1.2 last week, and it was quickly pushed out to Nexus 7 devices. The update was packed with fixes, but also has new landscape mode for the built-in application launcher.
Leaked Boxee TV Equipped With DVR
Information and photos for the next generation Boxee Box have leaked, and it will supposedly be equipped with a TV tuner and DVR capabilities.
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Download the Unreleased Gmail 4.2 APK for Android
Android Police offers up an unofficial download for the Gmail 4.2 Android app that includes pinch-to-zoom and swipe-to-archive.
iPad Reddit App With Pinterest-Like UI
If you’re a Reddit fan with an iPad you may want to checkout the free Reddzine app that features an image-focused interface for browsing Reddit.
TweetDeck Redesigned With New Theme
If you use TweetDeck to keep up with Twitter than you’ll want to grab the latest version that includes a new light-colored theme in addition to the classic dark theme.
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- Firefox 16.0.1 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Flash Player 11.4.402.287 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Google Chrome 22.0.1229.92 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Google Chrome 23.0.1271.22 Beta [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Google Chrome 24.0.1290.1 Dev [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Google Drive 1.5.3449.3345 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- LibreOffice 3.6.2 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Miro 5.0.4 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Notepad++ 6.2 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Process Explorer 15.23 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- SeaMonkey 2.13 Beta 6 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Thunderbird 16.0 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Volume2 184.108.40.206 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Wine 1.5.15 Development [Homepage] [Mirror]