Tech Week: COD: MW3 released & Apple iOS 5.0.1 update

Your weekly round up of this week's important tech news

This week in the world of tech: Modern Warfare 3 release date arrives, Apple releases an iOS 5.0.1 update and EA confirms Battlefield 4

If you’re an iPhone 4S owner, you may be aware of the recent problems troubling Apple’s iPhone 4S. Fortunately, Apple have finally released an iOS 5.0.1 update to fix the problem, so you don’t have to worry about your iDevice running out of juice.

App fans have also got a lot to be happy about following the news that specialist sections selling Apple apps will open in various Apple stores called Appcessory.

Gaming nuts will also be glad to hear that the much mooted Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 release date has finally arrived, just weeks after the launch of rival Battlefield 3 - with COD: MW3 pulling in a record $400m 24 hours after its release.

Speaking of which, EA has confirmed that a Battlefield 4 2012 release date will go ahead. It's been a good few weeks for gaming.

We've also discovered the news that a security flaw in Android's Face Unlock system can be fooled into being unlocked, simply by pointing it at a digital image of the handset owner - that means your other half could gain access to your messages and phonebook simply by showing it an image of your face.


Fan of classic timepieces? You’ll love our roundup of the best watches for men of 2011. Whether you’re on the hunt for luxury, a brand name or a sporty timer, you’ll find the right one for you on this here website.

Meanwhile, we’ve also put together a juicy list of 2011 gadgets that all men should own. In there you’ll find some serious male-friendly tech – from household goods to in-car kit.

And while you’re at it, you may also want to take a sneak peak at our best tech 2011 roundup, for info on the latest coolest gadgets currently on the market.

Last but not least, Apple iPhone 4S fans will love our collection of Apple iPhone 4S cases and covers. Whether you love funky accessories or are looking for a sleek and sexy iPhone cover, this feature is for you.


It’s good to see that offerings from Apple and Samsung aren’t dodging its Smartphone efforts. Find out what we made of their new smartphone in our Motorola Razr (Razor) review. And while you're at it, you may also want take a peak at our review of the Samsung Galaxy Note if your phone contract is up for renewal.

We're also got a HP TouchSmart 520 PC review for all the tablet boffins out there, and if you're looking to change your lifestyle completely and wish to be more healthy, then you may also want to catch a glimpse of our Jawbone Up review - a wrist bangle that feeds you daily updates on your calorie intake and energy levels directly onto your iDevice.