Wednesday Shortbread

Eight is Enough

  1. Pre to postmortem: The inside story of the death of Palm and webOS - The Verge
  2. Google Official Blog: Google + Quickoffice = get more done anytime, anywhere
  3. 9to5Mac: After nearly two years without an update,
    Apple to finally revamp Mac Pro next week
  4. The Verge on Computex, day two: Know your ultrabooks and Razer
    unveils Artemis concept controller and ambidextrous gaming mouse Taipan
  5. Engadget: AMD details next-generation of E-series chips for sub-$600 laptops
    and Fresco Logic unveils USB 3.0 audio / video controller and Intel
    shows off wireless keyboard that re-juices via inductive charging (video)
  6. VR-Zone: Asus unveils prototype 40-phase Z77 motherboard - Wolverine and
    MSI shows Futuremark's 3DMark for Windows 8 benchmark at Computex
  7. VR-Zone: Asus ROG Mars III sighted - dual-GTX 680 with 8GB of RAM
  8. Fudzilla: PowerColor's HD 7970 X2 Devil 13 pixellized in detail


  1. Engadget reports Intel invests in display manufacturers, predicts
    'majority' of ultrabooks will have touch in 2013 (update)
  2. Engadget: hp updates Envy 15, 17 & 17 3D to Ivy Bridge
    and Fujitsu brings its Lifebook ultrabooks to the U.S.,
    NH532 and Esprimos tag along for the ride and Alienware
    M17x and M18x land new Nvidia GTX 680M graphic option
  3. AnandTech: Gigabyte puts dual-Thunderbolt on Z77
  4. X-bit labs: Gigabyte makes mainboards even more
    : Installs 60A Power ICs onto motherboards
  5. The Verge: Qualcomm shows off new Mirasol
    prototype displays, including 4.3" and 1.5" models
  6. NinjaLane covers Computex day 1
  7. Newegg's quick-draw deals
  8. Newegg's 48-hour sale
  9. Dealzon's deals: $45 coupon for 15.6" Lenovo ThinkPad T530 i3-2370M,
    $100 off 15.6" hp Envy 6 Ultrabook Ivy Bridge i5-3317U / 32GB mSSD,
    $100 off 14" hp Envy 4 Ultrabook Ivy Bridge i5-3317U, and $300 coupon
    for 14" Lenovo Z470 i5-2430M

  1. Engadget has Windows RT on Snapdragon S4 hands-on
    and Rob Chandhok interview (Update: video)
  2. LG Display's new 5" 1080p smartphone display: It's real, and Engadget's got video
  3. Phone Scoop: Verizon's Samsung Galaxy S III to support global roaming
  4. TechCrunch: iCade Mobile, the gaming adapter for iPhone, now shipping
  5. TechCrunch on on{X}: The coolest thing to happen to Android.
  6. Forbes: Windows Phone reaches the 100,000 application milestone
  7. Joystiq: Peter Molyneux introduces Curiosity, his first 22 Cans experiment, for iOS
  8. Lenovo demos ThinkPad tablet running Windows 8, Engadget goes hands-on
  9. Guru3D's Samsung Galaxy S III review
  10. The Verge's Nokia Lumia 610 preview
  11. Engadget: Nyko's PlayPad and PlayPad Pro Android tablet controllers (hands-on)
Software and gaming

  1. Wired on Firefox 13: A faster, smarter web browser
  2. VR-Zone covers EA's keynote speech @ E3 - Games as a service
  3. Engadget: Nintendo Wii U and games hands-on (video)
  4. Fudzilla: Internet Explorer coming to Xbox in the fall
  5. Major Nelson: $99 4GB Xbox 360 and Kinect
    coming to more retailers later this month
  6. Engadget: Gaikai-powered cloud gaming coming to Samsung
    Smart TVs
    (Update: Hands-on video and impressions)
  7. Engadget's Sony PlayStation Wonderbook hands-on
  8. Engadget's Nyko Free Fighter arcade joystick hands-on
  9. The Verge: 'Portal 2' gets Move support, level pack later this year
  10. Halo 4 Spartan Ops gameplay (video)
  11. Joystiq: Star Wars 1313 in two formats, four segments, and 1,000 feet
  12. VR-Zone: The Lord of the Rings Online: Riders of Rohan
    release and pre-order details announced and Star Wars:
    The Old Republic to get level cap increase, new planet,
    species, and companion
  13. Fudzilla: New Gears prequel comes in 2013
Systems and storage

  1. Engadget's Microsoft SmartGlass hands-on
  2. AnandTech's Asus Zenbook Prime (UX21A) teardown
  3. Tbreak's Asus Zen Prime UX31A unboxing
  4. HotHardware reviews CyberPowerPC Zeus Thunder 2500 SE gaming PC
  5. TechReviewSource on hp Pavilion p7-1225
  6. Phoronix: Compiler tuning with Intel Ivy Bridge processors
  7. Technic3D's AMD A4-3400 review (in German)
  8. PC Perspective reviews Asus Sabertooth X79 motherboard
  9. ocaholic reviews Asus P8Z77 WS
  10. Tbreak reviews 128GB OCZ Vertex 4 SSD
  11. X-bit labs review 120GB Kingston SSDNow V+200 SSD
Graphics, power, and case

  1. Hardware.Info reviews Asus GTX 680 DirectCU II TOP
  2. Hardware Secrets reviews 650W NZXT Hale82 N PSU
  3. TweakTown reviews 550W be quiet! Dark Power Pro 10 PSU
  4. Bits and Chips (in Italian) & techPowerUp! review Cooler Master Silencio 650 case
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