Coming fall 2012: Mountain Lion on my hackintosh

I’ve always waited for the first patch before I upgrade OS X. And it usually doesn’t take long. My white MacBook from late 2007  (MB062LL/B) is now out of the loop. Sooo… Since I’m going to be installing Mountain Lion on my hackintosh, I’m also waiting for MultiBeast to be updated. UniBeast has already been updated. With GigaByte releasing ...

Microsoft to release it’s own Windows 8 tablets this fall

Microsoft to release it's own Windows 8 tablets this fall
On June 19 2012 Microsoft revealed that together with Windows 8 this fall, they will also release (at least) two tablets, called Surface. One based on nVIDIA’s Tegra 3 platform running Windows RT (the ARM based version of Windows 8) and another running Windows 8 Pro on the Intel platform. The tablets will get an (optional) accompanying keyboard. With ...

Windows Phone beta period over – WP8 launches this fall

Windows Phone beta period over - WP8 launches this fall
On June 20 2012 Microsoft revealed the next version of their mobile operating system. Windows Phone 8. WP8 shares code with Windows 8 (for desktop), which gives WP8 support for multi core CPUs, 720p screen resolution, microSD cards (finally!), NFC and more. The sad news is that today’s Windows Phone handsets running WP7 won’t be upgradable due ...

Technews for week 24

Here in Norway weeks starts on Monday and we use week numbers. Below is the most interesting technews for week 24. The BIG headlines this week was caused by Apple. At the opening of the 29th WWDC (Worldwide Developer Conference) Apple released upgraded MacBook Airs, MacBook Pros and “the next generation” MacBook Pro with Retina ...

Windows 8: finding and installing drivers

Windows 8: finding and installing drivers
As Microsoft has released Windows 8 Release Preview, AMD and nVIDIA has released graphic drivers. But what about drivers for other hardware? Windows 8 continues the great driver support from Vista and 7. Drivers not included during install can often be downloaded afterwards through Windows Update. If you still see yellow exclamation marks in Device Manager ...