Category Archives: Tips &Tricks

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

How to Update Your Nexus to Android 4.4.3 (KTU84L / KTU84M) Manually

Official factory images of Android 4.4.3 KitKat (Build KTU84L / KTU84M) OTA update have already been made available for Asus Nexus 7, Asus Nexus 7 2013, Samsung Nexus 10 and LG Nexus 5 on the Google Developers page. If you haven’t got the update yet and you want to taste it right now, then you can update your Nexus device manually by downloading and updating the new factory image easily using the procedure given below. Continue reading

Download Android 4.4.3 (KTU84L / KTU84M) OTA Factory Images for Nexus Devices

Google has officially started seeding out Android 4.4.3 KitKat (Build KTU84M and KTU84L) OTA update to its Nexus 5 (GSM/LTE), Nexus 7 Wifi/cellular, Nexus 7 2013 Wifi, Nexus 10, and Nexus 4 devices. You should be getting this update over the air anytime now. In case you have not received the update yet, you can manually download it via the direct links to the official factory images given below. Continue reading

How to Unblock & Download YouTube Videos in Pakistan – 2014 (Updated)

It’s been over a year now since YouTube was blocked in Pakistan for the first time, and there’s still no info on exactly when our government is going to lift the ban.

Unblock YouTube in Pakistan

Although I’ve already written a tutorial on unblocking and downloading YouTube videos before, but in this article I shall try to sum up everything regarding the new ways to unblock YouTube in Pakistan, downloading blocked YouTube videos, new video-compatible proxies, best YouTube alternatives for Pakistan, and much more! Continue reading

Download Android 4.4.2 OS for Dell XPS 12 & Intel Ultrabooks with 64-bit Kernel

Intel has just released Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS optimized for ultrabooks with 64-bit Kernel including the Dell XPS 12 UltraBook and Intel NUC – as a part of the efforts being done by Intel to bring Android on Intel Platforms.

Android on Intel

This Android 4.4.2 is not available as standard UEFI image and it can only be installed via the specific installers available for Dell XPS 12 Convertible Ultrabook™ (with 4th Generation Haswell Intel Core processor) and for Intel NUC (with the Intel Centrino N2840 BayTrail processor). After installing this Android Kit Kat, your ultrabook will work as a Dual-OS PC. 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

Download Official N9005XXUENA6 Android 4.4.2 Firmware for Galaxy Note 3 LTE

Samsung has officially started pushing out N9005XXUENA6 Android 4.4.2 KitKat Firmware for Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N9005) in Poland for the quad-core variant. This update is being rolled out region-by-region and it might take some time to reach you over the air. In case you are willing to try out the new build right now, you can download it through the link below and flash it with Odin. Continue reading

Whited00r 7 Brings iOS 7 to Older iPhones (2G, 3G) and iPod Touch Devices

Whited00r 7 custom firmware has officially been released and is available for download now. This firmware brings the look and feel of iOS 7 to older iDevices like iPhone 2G, iPhone 3G and iPod Touch 1G/2G which have become obsolete and are no longer updated by Apple. Continue reading

Download and Install Firmware 2.0.16547.0 for Microsoft Xbox 360

Microsoft has officially rolled out a new firmware (version 2.0.16547.0) for its Xbox 360 console. This update can either be installed directly from the console or can be downloaded via the link given below and then installed with a USB flash drive.

Xbox 360

To install this update directly via Xbox Live, connect to the internet and then go to Settings > System Settings > Network Settings > Wired Network > Test Xbox Live Connection and then select ‘Yes’ when you are prompted to install the new update. Continue reading

Download Android 4.4.1 OTA Update (KOT49E) for Nexus 7 (2013) LTE

Android 4.4.1 KitKat OTA Update (KOT49E) for Nexus 7 (2013) LTE has officially been made available for download and as an OTA update by Google. If you have not received the update yet, you can flash it manually after downloading it via the link given below.

Nexus 7 (2013) LTE

As you already know, this update brings several camera updates like focus enhancement, better low-light imaging, improved white-balancing and lesser shutter lag. Before installing the update, make sure that you have LTE version of Nexus 7 already running KRT16S. Continue reading