Bricked

03.23.13
Some Pebble smartwatches bricking after shutdown, company replacing faulty units
03.23.13

Some Pebble smartwatches bricking after shutdown, company replacing faulty units

It appears that Pebble's smartwatch is officially feeling its largest growing pain since debuting...

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05.29.12
PSA: Resetting your phone risks upsetting Google Wallet, unless you do it right
05.29.12

PSA: Resetting your phone risks upsetting Google Wallet, unless you do it right

Spare a thought for Google Wallet users who have learned this the hard way, but at least you won't...

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08.10.11
Kyocera Echo resumes rollout of Gingerbread, without the bricking
08.10.11

Kyocera Echo resumes rollout of Gingerbread, without the bricking

It goes without saying that updates are intended to improve our phones' user experience, but the...

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05.30.11
HP Veer gets bricked, disassembled after checking 'Organ Donor' box
05.30.11

HP Veer gets bricked, disassembled after checking 'Organ Donor' box

There's a saying 'round the webOS world... something to the effect of "it's impossible to brick a...

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01.25.11
PSA: Notion Ink Adam can be unbricked, and here's the 80MB fix
01.25.11

PSA: Notion Ink Adam can be unbricked, and here's the 80MB fix

There were tears of joy at the Notion Ink Adam launch, but also tears of shame, as owners of the lo...

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10.16.10
Peek experiences permanent outage for older devices, vows to replace with free Peek 9
10.16.10

Peek experiences permanent outage for older devices, vows to replace with free Peek 9

Thinking of upgrading your Peek or Peek Pronto to a shiny new Peek 9? You may no longer have a choi...

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06.29.10
Sprint halts EVO 4G update due to reports of it bricking phones
06.29.10

Sprint halts EVO 4G update due to reports of it bricking phones

Uh oh. There's been a tiny little hitch in the latest EVO 4G update, which has resulted in a number...

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12.05.09
WD TV Live boxes left bricked by firmware update
12.05.09

WD TV Live boxes left bricked by firmware update

In its short stay on retail shelves the WD TV Live HD media box has picked up an avid community of...

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11.16.09
Samsung delivering botched firmware updates to HT-BD1250 owners, twice
11.16.09

Samsung delivering botched firmware updates to HT-BD1250 owners, twice

Ever since the tail end of September, owners of the Samsung HT-BD1250 Blu-ray player + HTIB combo h...

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