Welcome to the WrapUp by CyberNet. This is a collection of news stories 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.
Verizon Offers Visual Voicemail
Verizon has decided that they want to have Visual Voicemail, and so that’s exactly what they plan on doing. It will only be available to the LG Voyager, can hold a total of 40 messages in 40 days, and will run you $2.99 per month.
Zoho Hits 1 Million Users
Zoho is growing very rapidly, and in the last year alone they’ve received about 700,000 new users. In May 2008 they registered over 90,000 new users, and since then they’ve managed to hit 1 million users. Congrats!
Microsoft Talks About Fiji
On September 3rd Microsoft will be making Fiji, a Windows Media Center TV Pack, commercially available to OEM partners. This Media Center update will include several improvements, such as ClearQAM, but will not be available as an update to existing Vista users… argh!
60GB Xbox 360 Fixes Red-ring Problem?
Looking inside the new 60GB Xbox 360 reveals that Microsoft has made some small strides to solve the heat issues the console has been plagued with.
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Google Translate on the iPhone
Google has released an iPhone-optimized version of their translation service, which means you can get translation help on-the-go. It will even store recent translations locally on your iPhone so that you have access to them even when you’re not connected to the network.
Setup Your Own Mozilla Weave Server
The Mozilla Weave Firefox extension is really nice since it lets you sync bookmarks, history, and more across all of your Firefox browsers located on any computer. If you don’t want Mozilla handling your data you’ll want to checkout this tutorial that demonstrates how to setup your own Weave server.
Useful Twitter Bots
Did you know that Twitter can be used for more than stalking your friends? It’s true! You can follow breaking news, get weather forecasts, stock quotes, and much more.
Make Firefox 3’s Bookmarks Available to Launchy
Firefox 3 introduced a whole new bookmarking system, and doing so broke several third-party applications that grabbed your bookmarks from the classic HTML file. This simple “hack” gives those programs access to the necessary file once again.
Increasing Space for Tabs in IE7
This guide shows how you can do things like remove the command bar, search bar, and more from Internet Explorer 7.