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.
New Xbox 360 Dashboard Coming on December 6th
The Xbox 360 Dashboard update will be available for all existing Xbox owners on December 6th. It will include the new Metro-inspired UI, Kinect enhancements, Bing integration, and more.
HP Lost Billions on webOS
On top of the $1.2 billion that HP spent to acquire Palm they are also writing off $1.66 billion to “wind down” webOS. Ouch.
Hackers Tried to Get AT&T Customer Info
AT&T said that less than one percent of their customers were targeted in a recent hacking attempt, but no accounts were compromised.
55-inch OLED TVs From LG and Samsung in 2012
It’s been a long wait for big screen OLED TVs, but there are some hints that they may be coming in 2012. Pricing for the gadgets remains unknown, but it’s expected to be pretty high.
Amazon Prime Members: Opt for Slower Delivery to Get $1 MP3 Store Credit
Amazon Prime members that choose the “no rush” shipping option for deliveries will get a free $1 credit for the Amazon MP3 Store.
–Tips, Tutorials, and Reviews–
Monitor Website and DNS Changes
Simon is a Mac app that can monitor DNS, FTP, ping, and web requests at any interval. Note that the free version is restricted to 5 monitors.
Get Auto Save in Notepad++
This is a free plugin that will let you choose an interval to automatically save any open documents in Notepad++.
Put Settings Shortcuts on Your iOS Homescreen for Free
Last week we mentioned how you can create shortcuts to certain spots in the Settings using a non-jailbreak iOS app that was $1. Now you can get the same benefit with a free website that provides well-designed icons and requires little work from you.
How to Enable the New YouTube Design
This quick tip explains how you can start using the redesigned YouTube site right now.
- Adobe Air 188.8.131.520 Beta 2 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- CDBurnerXP 184.108.40.20609 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Dexpot 1.5.14 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Firefox 9.0 Beta 3 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Flash Player 220.127.116.11 Beta 2 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Foobar2000 1.1.10 Beta 1 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Growl 2.0.8 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Miranda 0.9.35 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- PeaZip 4.2.0 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Sandboxie 3.62 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- SeaMonkey 2.5 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Speccy 1.14.288 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Thunderbird 9.0 Beta 2 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- uTorrent 3.1 RC1 [Homepage] [Mirror]