Monthly Archives: September 2005

Microsoft confirms next XP service pack

Microsoft has revealed plans to release a third service pack for its Windows XP operating system.
“There will be a Service Pack 3 for Windows XP,” Bernard Ourghanlian, technical and security director at Microsoft France, confirmed, revealing that Microsoft’s OS is [...]

Goodbye PSP v2.00, hello v2.01

Sony is preparing to release its next dose of PSP firmware, hoping to combat the latest hacker victory, which allows PSP owners to downgrade their v2.00 systems to v1.50. A spokesman for Sony commented, “We plan to deal with this [...]

Film Review: Serenity

Lightning has struck Joss Whedon a second time. After being one of the few people to take a less-than-successful movie and turn it into a popular television series, with “Buffy the Vampire Slayer,” he gets to be one of the [...]

Zellweger to Star in The Eye Remake

Renée Zellweger has her eye on The Eye for Paramount, reports Variety . The studio has signed the actress for its remake of the Pang brothers’ thriller, to be produced by Paramount-based Cruise/Wagner Productions with Hideo Nakata [...]

1.8 Patch notes and test realm out.

Disturbance at the Great Trees
Something is amiss in the Emerald Dream. Immense dragons with the shimmering emerald scales of the Green Dragonflight have been sighted guarding the portals at the Great Trees… but these once-noble creatures crawl with a new, [...]

‘Robot Village’ Opens In NYC

A business called “Robot Village” has opened in Manhattan — basically a robot store where you can buy, rent and even learn to build robots. The store also throws robot theme parties for you, and sells all manner of robot-related [...]

Solar Charger Looks Like Cell Phone

A new cell phone charger called the Ultimate Solar Chargerc LOOKS LIKE A CELL PHONE. But when you open up the clamshell lid, the gadget has two solar panels that absorb sunlight energy. Internal batteries then store the juice for [...]

Cheap Xbox 360 bundles back in stock at Costco

Discount retailer Costco has resumed taking orders on the Xbox 360 premium bundle that they momentarily took offline after presumably strong demand from gamers sick of gettingripped off by silly bundles from GameStop.
The Costco bundle clocks in at a healthy [...]