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.
Canon EOS 5D Mark III Launching in March
The long awaited Canon EOS 5D Mark III camera was announced last week, and will be released later this month for $3,499. It is packed with a new sensor, faster CPU, HDR mode, and more.
AT&T Sets Unlimited 3G Data Cap to 3GB, 4G LTE to 5GB
AT&T customers that have been grandfathered into unlimited data should know that AT&T now clearly states when users will get throttled. The limit is 3GB for 3G users, and 5GB for 4G LTE users.
Windows 8 Consumer Preview
Microsoft hit a big milestone with Windows 8 by rolling out the Consumer Preview, which is freely available for anyone to download and play with.
Raspberry Pi Linux PCs Go On Sale
The super small and ultra cheap Raspberry Pi Linux PCs went on sale last week for a mere $35, with a $25 model in the works. Needless to say it didn’t take long for the first batch to sell out.
Pirate Bay Drops Most Torrent Files
The Pirate Bay is promoting the use of magnet links on their site instead of the traditional .torrent files. Torrents that have less than ten seeders will still have the .torrent file available.
Apple’s iPad Event on March 7th
Apple is holding their new iPad announcement on Wednesday, March 7th. They are expected to show off their new tablet sporting a high-resolution retina display.
Nokia’s 41-Megapixel Camera Phone
Nokia showed off the 808 PureView camera phone last week that is packed with a 41MP sensor. The big advantage is that you can use the digital zoom without losing some of the sharpness in the photos.
850k Android Devices Activated Daily
At Mobile World Congress Google announced that they are activating 850k new Android devices each day, with the total number of Android devices at over 300 million.
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Cobian Backup 11 Beta Shows Off Encryption
Cobian Backup is one of my favorite free backup utilities, and version 11 is making it even sweeter by throwing in some encryption. As of right now this is only available as a Beta release.
Lytro Camera Review
The Lytro camera is unlike any other camera because it lets you re-focus images after they’ve already been taken. If you’ve ever taken an out-of-focus picture this device will surely catch your attention. Check out this review for interactive examples.
Open Email Links in Gmail with Chrome
A new feature in Chrome will let you set Gmail as your default mail client, which will be used when clicking on mail links on sites.
- BurnAware Free 4.7 Beta [Homepage] [Mirror]
- CDBurnerXP 126.96.36.19968 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Firefox 11.0 Beta 5 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Flash Player 188.8.131.52 RC1 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Google Chrome 17.0.963.56 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- HandBrake 0.9.6 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Microsoft Windows 8 Consumer Preview [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Miranda 0.9.45 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Opera 12.00.1317 Beta [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Picasa 184.108.40.206 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- SeaMonkey 2.8 Beta 4 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Speccy 1.16.317 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- XBMC Media Center 11.0 RC1 [Homepage] [Mirror]