Anyone who is a fan of horror movies such as Friday the 13th and Nightmare on Elm Street should be well familar with Freddy Krueger, the very stuff nightmares are made of. After becoming infamous in the world of horror movies and giving many people sleepless nights he has come back and making a debut appearance in a modern day video game, but he isn’t coming in just ANY video game. He is starring in Mortal Kombat 9, one of the best fighting games of all times as a DLC character available to PlayStation Network / XBOX Live users for a price.
HTC announced at the beginning of June that they’d be making Sense opensource by giving developers access to its APIs and that the whole process would be part of their upcoming developer website. The said website, HTCDev.com is now online and running and it includes plenty of goodies for developers.
After raiding Windows Phone 7, iOS and Android the renowned Fruit Ninja is now heading over to consoles, invading Xbox 360 first. The game is titled as Fruit Ninja Kinect that means Microsoft has duely fulfilled its promise of adding Kinect support to arcade games. Love to cut and splash fruits and veggies then don’t miss the upcoming magnum opus with something that you weren’t able to do on your touch screen.
Deus Ex Human Revolution is releasing near the end of this month, after many years of waiting fans of the famous RPGFPS can finally play what is going to be one of the finest in its genre this year. Deus Ex Human Revolution is absolutely stunning and offers great gameplay but now a new trailer has arrived which shows what other abilities Adam Jensen possess towards achieving his objectives from a Pacifists point of view, with the use of Social and Hacking abilities you can avoid casualties and help avoid undesirable outcomes.
Apple is planning to launch a new iMac later this month. The new 21.5″ iMac will be aimed at students, will feature a previous generation 3.06Ghz dual core processor with AMD HD6750M graphics with 256MB of dedicated memory. The iMac in question features a 21.5″ screen, the current 21.5″ iMacs start at a price of $1199 with quad core processors as standard. This lower priced version with its dropped down specs is expected to launch below the $1000 mark considering that their last low priced iMac was priced at $899.
While the rest of world has been basking in the glory of Samsung’s latest god phone, the Galaxy S II, people in USA have not been so lucky. The phone is not available on any carrier and the only way to get it is to pay full price (650$) for a SIM version and use it on a compatible network. However it looks like their prayers have been answered and a variant of Galaxy S II is ‘almost’ on its way to T-Mobile all ready for the Americans to cuddle up. The phone in question is the Samsung Hercules and it comes with some pretty hefty specs and rather familiar looks. Read more to find out!
Previously it was revealed in Toronto that the Samsung Hercules will be coming to Canada through Telus. Now the 4.5″ smartphone is coming to T-Mobile aswell but its branded as a Galaxy SII which means this is a variant of the SGSII and not an all new smartphone.As revealed earlier the smartphone has a 1.Ghz Dual core processor, 8MP camera that can shoot 1080p, a 4.5″ screen and a 4MBPS HSPA+ radio.
Its been 2 days since Apple released iOS Beta 5 to developers and while people are probably still checking out the beta, another release, Beta 6 is expected to be revealed to devs on the 17th of August according to 9to5Mac. As Apple continues to release more beta versions and introduces new features, we are getting closer and closer to the public launch of iOS5 (which is expected in September). The beta releases are only available to developers with registered Apple but if you are still interested in the beta’s you can find them on the internet on various sites uploaded by the developers themselves for our viewing pleasure.
A new Intel Roadmap has been leaked which details upcoming Sandy Bridge-E Processor Details. According to the chart, Intel would release its Sandy Bridge-E Lineup in Q4 2011 (Early October) with 3 Debut processors which will be compatible with the LGA 2011 socket motherboards featuring the X79 (codenamed Patsburg) chipset.
As a result of a deal between NGMOCO and the US carrier AT&T, NGMOCO’s social gaming network, Mobage will be coming to android users on AT&T’s network. The service will help android gamers connect with each other, socialize and play games multiplayer. The service is currently in Beta, once it is launched, AT&T users can get it from the Android Market.
Samsung is on a roll with its android devices. The Galaxy S2 has been a huge success and now they are coming up with another smartphone, the Hercules. First things first, the device has a HUGE 4.5″ AMOLED screen at 400 x 800 pixels! Mobile Syrup has been able to get a picture of the super-phone at Toronto’s Samsung Mobile concert.
If you don’t want to perform an over the air update for iOS 5 Beta 5 then follow this simple guide on how to install it using iTunes. You can check the compatibility of iOS 5 Beta 5 from here.
Step 2: Plug in your device and run iTunes 10.5 Beta 5.
Step 3: Backup your device.
Step 4: Mac users should press alt and click restore while windows users will press shift and click restore in iTunes.
Step 5: Locate the ipsw file of your device and begin restore.
iTunes will take 10 minutes or so to install iOS 5 beta 5 on your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.
Note: If you are using a software unlocked or jailbroken device then stay away from the update. If you have a factory unlocked device then you may proceed without any worries.
Update: All iOS 5 Beta Download links have been updated for IPSW files.
In order to update to iOS 5 Beta 5 you require iTunes 10.5 Beta 5. You can download iOS 5 Beta 5 for your iDevice by logging into your Apple Developer account HERE. You can make one right now if you have an existing Apple ID from HERE.
Direct links for iOS 5 Beta 5 for iDevices are given below:
The download links for iTunes 10.5 Beta 5 are given below:
In order to install iOS 5 beta 5 on your device through iTunes watch our guide HERE.
As the official iOS 5 launch period comes closer Apple continues to strengthen its upcoming iOS by releasing beta updates, fixing bugs and revealing astounding features. The upcoming iOS 5 is highly anticipated as it features 200+ new features according to Apple. Rumored to be officially announced in September with a next generation iPhone, iOS 5 is said to be the most advanced smartphone OS. Two weeks back Apple released iOS 5 Beta 4 for developers and today iOS 5 Beta 5 came out, revealing a whole lot of new features.
The war between Origin and Steam is getting thicker and thicker, with EA games continually vanishing from Steam store and games like Alice: Madness Returns coming on steam late it was only a question of whether EA would allow steam to sell Battlefield 3 for them, a post on the official EA forums has made it abundantly clear that Steam will probably not see Battlefield 3 any time soon, so if you want the game you will either have to buy it physically / through another digital distributor or straight from Origin.