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.
Windows 8 RTM Leaked Already
A copy of Windows 8 has leaked just a day after Microsoft confirmed that it had RTM’d. The version leaked is the “N” edition which doesn’t include Windows Media Player.
Google Provides Awesome Panoramic Views of Kennedy Space Center
The Kennedy Space Center hit 50 years old and to help celebrate Google got permission to stroll their street view equipment through some of NASA’s facilities. The result is some really cool panoramic shots!
Dropbox Adds Additional Security Features After Attack
Dropbox now offers two-factor authentication, lets you view all active logins to your account, and tries to identify suspicious activity automatically. All of this comes after some users had their accounts hijacked.
Windows 8 Reaches RTM Milestone
Microsoft announced that Windows 8 has RTM’d, which means that they will be providing it to their partners so that products will be ready for the October 26th release.
Digg Redesign Launches
The new Digg.com launched last week, and they have removed much of the focus that used to be placed on “digging” submissions. Now it just looks like another generic news site.
Grab an @Outlook.com Email Address
Microsoft launched a preview of their new web email client for Hotmail users, and at the same time they also made @outlook.com email addresses available to users that want it.
All American Flags on the Moon Are Now White
Ever wonder what happened to the American Flags on the moon? According to NASA all but one of the six flags are still standing, but they have been faded so much that they are now white.
Google Drops Video Chat in Favor of Hangouts in Gmail
Google won’t be offering the video chat option in Gmail anymore, and will instead be directing users towards Google+ Hangouts to fulfill any video streaming needs.
–Tips, Tutorials, and Reviews–
Find Images in Your Email Account
Lost Photos is a cool app that will scan your email account for images and display them all in a simple interface where you can manage and share them.
Tweak Hidden Settings in Mountain Lion
The Mountain Tweaks app will let you customize a lot of hidden settings in Apple’s new OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion that was released a couple weeks ago.
Running XBMC on a Raspberry Pi
If you’ve gotten your hands on a $35 Raspberry Pi this guide will help you get XBMC running providing you with a low-cost media center.
- Any Video Converter 3.4.1 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Calibre 0.8.63 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- CDBurnerXP 220.127.116.1141 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Firefox 15.0 Beta 3 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Flash Player 11.3.300.270 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Foobar2000 1.1.14 Beta 2 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- GOM Player 18.104.22.16819 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Google Chrome 21.0.1180.60 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Google Chrome 22.0.1221.0 Dev [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Google Drive 1.3.3209.2688 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- LibreOffice 3.6.0 RC 4 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Opera 12.01 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Opera 12.50.1538 Beta [Homepage] [Mirror]
- Thunderbird 15.0 Beta 2 [Homepage] [Mirror]
- uTorrent 3.2.27636 [Homepage] [Mirror]