Monthly archives: February, 2010


WD TV Live: 1.02.14 prerelease firmware update now available

Well, what have we got here?! A new prerelease firmware update for the WD TV Live, that’s what. WD was pretty fond of releasing these “prerelease” updates for the older WD TV, and with 1.02.14, the new WD TV Live has joined in on the official unofficial firmware update fun!
And by fun, I mean lots …


Confessions of a lifelong PC user: The MacBook Pro is solid.

As a lifelong PC user (read: not a fanboy, just stating the facts), I was a bit anxious to find out that I’d be using a MacBook Pro (13.3″) at my new job. Right from the start, I was unable to follow the seemingly simple setup instructions I was given by the friendly IT folks, …


WD TV Live: 1.01.24 firmware update now available

Western Digital has released a new firmware update – 1.01.24 – for the WD TV Live just a couple days shy of a month since the last release.
According to the official release notes (PDF), the 1.01.24 update includes:

Implemented add to playlist feature in YouTube.
Added Save search queries to save users time in …


Star Wars: The Empire Lunchbox Strikes Back

A retro Empire Strikes Back lunchbox…how great is this?! Now up for pre-order from the official Star Wars Shop, The Empire Strikes Back Large Tin Tote “features art from The Empire Strikes Back” and “measures approximately 10 x 3.25 x 7.5 inches high.” This wonderful box fo’ lunch can be yours for just $14.99 (+ …