Menu
Trending: Holiday Gifts | CES 2015 | Super Bowl 2015 Ads More Topics: Apple | Cars | TV Shows | Politics
Star Wars Christmas Lights Video Goes Viral

Star Wars Christmas Lights Video Goes Viral

CES 2015: LG will unveil its New 4K Ultra HD TV with Quantum Dot Technology

CES 2015: LG will unveil its New 4K Ultra HD TV with Quantum Dot Technology

Budweiser Super Bowl 2015 Ad leaks

Budweiser Super Bowl 2015 Ad leaks

The Best 2014 Super Bowl Ads

The Best 2014 Super Bowl Ads

Tesla Roadster Makes Comeback

Tesla Roadster Makes Comeback

Homebrew

HP touts 10 Reasons why Geeks should Love webOS, Making Money is Not

HP touts 10 Reasons why Geeks should Love webOS, Making Money is Not webOS needs app developers.

May 12 2011, 8:38am CDT

6 Reasons Windows Phone 7 is Dead in the Water

6 Reasons Windows Phone 7 is Dead in the Water Abandon ship while you still can.

Apr 18 2011, 3:07pm CDT

Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 Update Process is Just Awful

Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 Update Process is Just Awful "The update is late. Here, have a schedule!"

Mar 24 2011, 11:23am CDT

Microsoft Will Sanction Homebrew Apps

Microsoft Will Sanction Homebrew Apps Windows Phone 7 takes the Road Less Traveled

Dec 1 2010, 2:40pm CST

ChevronWP7: The Unlock That Isn't An Unlock

ChevronWP7: The Unlock That Isn't An Unlock Load homebrew apps on your WP7 device.

Nov 28 2010, 2:01pm CST

Geohot Hacked The Sony PS3 After Apple's iPhone George Hotz, aka geohot, announced on his blog that he has hacked the Sony PS3. Geohot is well known for his iPhone hacks and apparently has now found a new playground. In his blog post geohot says that he has read/...

Jan 26 2010, 7:58am CST

Record Video On Your Pre: Homebrew Solution One of the big holes the Palm Pre has as a high-end smartphone is its lack of a video recording feature. The Pre is certainly a powerful enough device to handle video recording, but the dev team has yet to release an...

Sep 27 2009, 12:38pm CDT

PwnageTool supports now iPhone Firmware 2.1

PwnageTool supports now iPhone Firmware 2.1 The iPhone Dev Team managed to update their iPhone jailbreaking tool pretty quickly after the release of the iPhone Software update 2.1 on Friday. The new PwnageTool for iPhone firmware 2.1 works with iTunes 8 without...

Sep 14 2008, 10:00am CDT

CES 2015 News

Hacked PSP Firmware now available for latest 4.01 System Update Sony released the latest Sony PSP firmware 4.01 last week. PSP Homebrew hacker Dark Alex and the M33 Team have now released a new version of their custom firmware that allows it to run homebrew on the PSP to work with 4...

Jun 30 2008, 12:41am CDT

Linux runs on Nintendo Wii Running Linux on Sony PS3 is easy since Sony allows it. Now homebrew coders have managed to find a way to install Linux on the Nintendo Wii. The procedure to install Linux on the Wii does not require any hardware...

Feb 26 2008, 8:58am CST

Apple iPhone Firmware 1.1.1 locks unlocked iPhones

Apple iPhone Firmware 1.1.1 locks unlocked iPhones Steve Jobs said that Apple will fight unlocked iPhones a couple of days ago. Apple has done just that with the release of the new iPhone firmware 1.1.1. The iPhone firmware 1.1.1 gives you the cool wireless iTunes...

Sep 28 2007, 2:56am CDT

Native IM and IRC Applications released for Apple iPhone

Native IM and IRC Applications released for Apple iPhone A native instant messaging client dubbed Appollo IM and a native IRC client based on Shimmer/PXL have appeared today for the Apple iPhone. Both applications run natively on the iPhone. The PSP homebrew story is just...

Aug 27 2007, 10:35am CDT

New Sony PSP Firmware 3.51

New Sony PSP Firmware 3.51 Sony released a new firmware update for the Sony PSP just a couple of days after it released the last one. On June 24th Sony released the firmware 3.50 with the faster CPU option. Today the company released firmware 3...

Jun 29 2007, 7:15am CDT

Sony to take Legal Action against PS3 Firmware Hackers

Sony to take Legal Action against PS3 Firmware Hackers Last week reports appeared that hackers managed to crack older versions of the Sony PS3 firmware to boot copies of games. Sony says to go after hackers with legal actions. The cracks are not very far yet. Games are...

Jun 13 2007, 2:00am CDT

Nintendo DS Homebrew on Slot-1 Flash Card

Nintendo DS Homebrew on Slot-1 Flash Card GameAlmighty published a round-up of new homebrew software for the Nintendo DS that runs on the legal Slot-1 flash card. Quote from the round-up: "MoonShell is the best multimedia player available, allowing you to...

May 8 2007, 3:00am CDT

Sony PSP Firmware 3.10

Sony PSP Firmware 3.10 Sony released the Sony PSP firmware 3.10. The 3.10 firmware includes expanded support for PLAYSTATION®Network titles, MPEG-4 AVC format video support for LocationFree player, conserve Memory option in PSP browser and...

Feb 1 2007, 4:10am CST

DIY Sony PSP Analog USB Joystick

DIY Sony PSP Analog USB Joystick This is one of these hardware homebrew projects that look so professional and solid, that you can imagine to buy it as is. A guy named Joe Stranger developed a detachable analog USB Joystick for the Sony PSP. Joe...

Oct 17 2006, 4:00am CDT

How to Connect a 40GB IDE HDD to a Nintendo DS

How to Connect a 40GB IDE HDD to a Nintendo DS A homebrew hacker succeeded in connecting a 40GB IDE hard-drive to a Nintendo DS, and he shows you step by step how to do it. The 40GB storage extension for the Nintendo DS is not very portable - nothing you could not...

Sep 10 2006, 11:00am CDT

Talismoon Sony PSP Car Holder

Talismoon Sony PSP Car Holder The official GPS receiver for the Sony PSP is coming next month. It is time gear up for it and get a car holder for the PSP. Talismoon just released a clear car holder for the PSP that sticks to the windshield of...

Aug 31 2006, 2:00am CDT

Sony PSP GPS and Map Viewer Overview

Sony PSP GPS and Map Viewer Overview To use the Sony PSP as GPS navigation device is one of the most thought after non-gaming features of the portable console. Sony has announced a GPS accessory for the PSP back in March dubbed PSP-290 that is supposed...

Aug 19 2006, 6:00am CDT

Sony PSP Homebrewers Achievement Highlights

Sony PSP Homebrewers Achievement Highlights The Sony PSP homebrew community is not slowing down. Sony tries to stop the movement by releasing new PSP firmware versions with security fixes that make it harder to run homebrew code. But also the latest 2.71 version...

Jun 28 2006, 11:03am CDT

GDC 06: New Nintendo Revolution Name?, Cheap Microsoft Xbox 360 SDK?

GDC 06: New Nintendo Revolution Name?, Cheap Microsoft Xbox 360 SDK? The Game Developers Conference 2006 is underway in San Jose California. On Thursday Nintendo President Satoru Iwata will hold a keynote. CVG reports about a 'whisper' that the final Nintendo Revolution name will be...

Mar 22 2006, 3:07am EST

Sony PSP Homebrew Loader Now on All Firmware Versions! Sony PSP Homebrew 'celebrity' Fanjita and his partner Ditlew released now eLoader Beta for GTA that works on all Sony PSP Firmware versions (2.01, 2.50 and 2.60). Fanjita has come a long way from the initial GTA...

Jan 30 2006, 3:24am EST

I4U Gadget Flyer: Nissan Xbox 360 Car : iPod on TV : iPod Jeans

I4U Gadget Flyer: Nissan Xbox 360 Car : iPod on TV : iPod Jeans The new ! The Tech Gadget News Highlights for last week are: ! :: I4U Gadget Flyer - Weekly Top 10 Technology Stories...

Jan 15 2006, 3:36am EST

Sony PSP Homebrew: Now on PSP Firmware 2.60 We reported about Sony PSP Homebrew coder Fanjita releasing a Tetris game that can be loaded onto Sony PSP with Firmware 2.5 two days ago. Now he made it work on the latest Sony PSP Firmware 2.6. To load this homebrew...

Jan 12 2006, 2:29am EST

Sony PSP Homebrew: Tetris for Firmware 2.5 via GTA Hack

Sony PSP Homebrew: Tetris for Firmware 2.5 via GTA Hack Sony PSP Homebrew coder Fanjita released a Tetris game that can be loaded onto Sony PSP with Firmware 2.5 (2.6 is in the works). The Tetris game demonstrate the Grand Theft Auto savegame exploit we reported a while...

Jan 10 2006, 2:24am EST

Interview with Sony PSP Homebrew GTA Hack Coder Fanjita There is a new Sony PSP homebrew code loader through the GTA game save function as we reported a week ago. PSP Emulation has published an interview with Fanjita, the programmer behind this Sony PSP hack. Surprising...

Dec 21 2005, 1:37am EST

Xbox 360 Copy Protection: Hackers Have Made a First Step BBC News reports that Hackers have been able to download raw game data from the Xbox 360 File system. 13 Xbox 360 games are affected and the raw data has been shared on the net. The data is useless so far as it cannot...

Dec 15 2005, 5:00am EST

New Sony PSP Homebrew Hack through GTA Game A Sony PSP homebrew activist named Fanjita published a Hello World app that runs through the game save function of Grand Theft Auto (GTA). This homebrew hack is independent of the Firmware installed on the Sony PSP....

Dec 12 2005, 8:34am EST

GPS on the Sony PSP - It Does Exist!

GPS on the Sony PSP - It Does Exist! GPS was one of the future features for the Sony PSP I4U readers requested a couple months back. Now a Sony PSP homebrew genius hacked together a GPS hardware accessory and a graphical navigation software to run on the...

Nov 21 2005, 8:17am EST

Sony PSP Firmware 2.0 to 1.5 Downgrader Available If you have upgraded your Sony PSP to firmware 2.0, you apparently can now downgrade again with a newly surfaced Sony PSP hack. There are of course many more homebrew programs running still on Firmware 1.5. This is...

Sep 28 2005, 2:59am EST

Useful Sony PSP Hack: PDF Reader For Sony PSP An anonymous programmer published a PDF file reader for the Sony PSP with source code. PSPPDF is still pretty simplistic, but the base functionality of displaying text from a PDF file on the Sony PSP is working. Now...

Sep 25 2005, 9:58am EST

Door Opened for Homebrew Code on Sony PSP 2.0 Firmware Many Sony PSP owners who are into running homebrew code are not upgrading their PSP to the recently announced 2.0 Firmware. Now an anonymous programmer found a buffer overflow in the Sony PSP Firmware 2.0 that might one...

Sep 25 2005, 3:18am EST

FTP and VNC for Sony PSP Available

FTP and VNC for Sony PSP Available Homebrew code development is moving forward very fast on the Sony PSP showing the first applications with powerful features. The Sony PSP could soon be the portable device of choice for sys-admins, with FTP and VNC...

Jul 11 2005, 12:00am EST

The Future of TV The NY Times has an interesting article on the trend of homebrew PVRs and cableboxes as well as the use of P2P filesharing tools to access TV shows. The trend to use MythTV or bittorrent is getting big enough that TV...

Jan 31 2005, 1:46am EST