Category Archives: Microsoft

Download & Install Firmware Version 2.0.16756.0 for Xbox 360

Microsoft has officially pushed out a new firmware update (version 2.0.16756.0) for its Xbox 360 gaming consoles. You can either install this firmware directly through Xbox Live or you can download and install it using the download link and procedure given below.

Firmware version 2.0.16756.0 update brings several stability patches as well as some bug fixes for the console software and Kinect. After applying this update you’ll be able to access many entertainment apps without owning Xbox Live Gold membership. Continue reading

Wistron Tiger With Windows Phone 8.1 and 6.45″ Screen Unveiled

Wistron Tiger has officially been disclosed by Taiwanese ODM manufacturer Wistron Corporation in an official keynote at Computex 2014 exhibition held in Taipei. Wistron Tiger is a high-end Windows Phone 8.1 phablet which boasts a massive 6.45-inch Full HD display panel powered by a quad-core processor. Continue reading

Samsung Ativ SE Specifications and Launch Info Leaked

Alleged specifications and release date of the yet-unannounced Verizon Samsung Ativ SE have just shown up online. Ativ SE is tipped to come with Windows Phone 8 OS out of the box instead of WP 8.1.

Samsung Ativ SE

Samsung Ativ SE is going to feature pretty hardcore specs including a Snapdragon 800 chip, full HD 1080p display, and a 13 MegaPixel shooter on the back. Continue reading

Windows 8.1 Update 1 x86/x64 Official Download Links Now Available

Direct download links of the official Windows 8.1 Update 1 (Spring 2014 update – KB2919355) for both 32-bit and 64-bit machines have just surfaced online – thanks to the guys at MDL Forums who managed to fork out the download links from Microsoft’s Windows Update servers and pushed them online.

Windows 8.1 Update 1

For this update to work, you need to have all the prerequisite updates and patches applied before kicking off. The update packages that you need to install first are: KB2939087, KB2919442, KB2932046, KB2938439 and KB2937592 – which can be downloaded via the link given below. Continue reading

Windows 8.1 Update 1 (Build 6.3.9600.17031) Screenshots Leak

A fresh stock of latest screenshots of the upcoming Windows 8.1 Update 1 (Build 6.3.9600.17031) has surfaced online, and it is probably the latest version of Windows 8.1 update prepared by Microsoft uptill now. Continue reading

Nokia Unveils its Nokia X, Nokia X+, and Nokia XL Android Phones

The much-anticipated Nokia X, Nokia X+, and Nokia XL have officially been announced by Nokia as its first-ever Android smartphones both featuring entry-level specs including a 4 inches screen, dual-core processor with pre-loaded popular Nokia and Microsoft apps and services.

Nokia X

Nokia X

Homescreen looks familiar, eh? Nokia X (Nokia A110) is going to pack a 4.0 inches IPS LCD display with 800 x 480 resolution showcasing Nokia X platform 1.0 UI, 1 GHz dual-core processor Snapdragon SoC, 3MP camera, 512MB of RAM, 32GB SD card support with 4GB internal memory.  It weighs 128g and measures 115.5 x 63 x 10.4 mm. Its platform is based on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS.

Unluckily, these phones neither feature a true Android system nor access to the Play Store. It will just offer an alternative pre-loaded Nokia app store that will offer most of the apps available in the Play Store. Sorry! :-( Continue reading

Windows 8.1 Update 1 (Build 9600.16596) Screenshots Surface

Just a few hours after the leak of Windows 8.1 Update 1 (Build 6.3.9600.16596 – ISO links coming in anytime now!), a number of screenshots of this build have started to show up online, clearly confirming the completion of its development. Continue reading