SlashGear Morning Wrap-Up: February 23 2011

Feb 23, 2011
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SlashGear Morning Wrap-Up: February 23 2011

First let us tell you of three rather important points from the Android Community side of the world today - first, the Nexus S and Nexus One Gingerbread 2.3.3 updates are going out OTA right this moment, then, take a peek at two bootloader points: Motorola XOOM Has Bootloader That’s Both Unlockable and Relockable and Atrix bootloader gets totally locked down. Awesome and harsh! Then have a look at some of the biggest fattest news you'll ever want to hear at a time like this as far as Apple goes: New MacBook Pro specs leak, plus Apple Thunderbolt Light Peak branding, hooray! Grab yourself the first big update to Windows 7 since its launch, and have another look at Intel Light Peak [Event This Thursday Fuels MacBook Pro Rumors].

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HTC Thunderbolt Price goes up at Best Buy
ZDbox All-in-One Android Toolbox for Complete Non-Root Control [Mini-Review]
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Samsung Mystery Phone gets MAP designation at Verizon
NOOKcolor Root for DIY in-Auto Awesomeness [Video]

Android Community
Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread Update Includes WebM Support [What is WebM?]
Google says Facebook contacts sync violates Android TOS
Minecraft headed to Android devices
Archos Arnova 10HT and Arnova 8 tablets hit FCC with Android
Skifta Preview: Talking Streaming with Qualcomm’s Digital Media Gurus
Android 3.0 Honeycomb SDK finalized
Nexus S and Nexus One Gingerbread 2.3.3 update going out OTA
Motorola XOOM Has Bootloader That’s Both Unlockable and Relockable
Atrix bootloader gets locked down, no custom ROMs
Quantum Dots Future of Samsung Displays
myTouch 4G Source Offered Up by HTC Aside Aria, Desire Z, Desire HD
Samsung Mystery Phone gets MAP designation at Verizon
NOOKcolor Root for DIY in-Auto Awesomeness [Video]
HTC Thunderbolt Skype video support slips
HTC Thunderbolt Price goes up at Best Buy
ZDbox All-in-One Android Toolbox for Complete Non-Root Control [Mini-Review]
Driver uses his Android phone to beat ticket
ATRIX 4G Available at Radio Shack Aside $50 Trade-In Offers
Android to get Pay Version of Angry Birds within a month
BeeWi Android Controlled Mini Cooper RC Car Busts Out
Advent Vega Dock now on sale: HDMI and USB
Android Community Big Fat Android Toy Giveaway #1 WINNERS

SlashGear

Sprint confirms Windows Phone plans with HTC Arrive Xbox tease
Apple Joint Venture will let prosumers take a Genius home
T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S 4G on sale now
Nexus S losing Facebook contacts sync as Google tightens data policy
Microsoft pulls Omnia 7 Windows Phone update over “technical issue”
Ben Heck crafts speedy can beverage cooler from Peltier modules
iGugu InterneTV ships in wired and wireless versions
Husqvarna launches robotic lawn mower dubbed Automower 305
Buffalo adds new USB 3.0 DriveStation Duo and DriveStation Quad solutions
Sony to kill NEX-3 camera line already?
Microsoft is set to air new Windows Phone 7 Time Trials commercials online
MacBook Pro Thunderbolt connector spotted: Is it really Light Peak?
Razer Chimaera and Chimaera 5.1 headphones for Xbox and PC gamers drop soon
Dell set to ship XPS 17 and XPS 15 laptops with Sandy Bridge on March 16
New MacBook Pro specs leak, plus Apple Thunderbolt Light Peak branding
Urbanears Bagis headphones debut in bright colors
V-Moda unveils new Crossfade Customs Program
iBike Dash cycling computer turns your iPhone into fitness device
Intel Medfield smartphones/MIDs on sale Q3 2011 tip insiders
Sprint HTC Arrive is rebranded HTC 7 Pro due tomorrow?
Samsung 8.9-inch Galaxy Tab could launch in March
HP EliteBook and ProBook business notebooks launch: up to 32hrs battery
Motorola ATRIX 4G teardown finds repair-friendly guts
Finalized Honeycomb SDK released for Android 3.0 developers
Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread for Nexus S and Nexus One now OTA
Boost Brain Activity By Chatting On Cellphones?
Intel Light Peak Event This Thursday Fuels MacBook Pro Rumors
Netflix Gets New CBS Deal To Stream TV Shows
YouTube In Talks With NBA To Broadcast Live Games
YouTube In Talks With NBA To Broadcast Live Games
Motorola XOOM To Have Unlockable, Relockable Bootloader
Motorola XOOM To Have Unlockable, Relockable Bootloader
Samsung Galaxy S 4G Heading To T-Mobile Tomorrow
Motorola Atrix 4G Bootloader Locked Down Against Custom ROMs
Your Neighborhood’s Census Data Gets Mapped
Minecraft coming to iOS and Android
Twitter For BlackBerry Updated With Geotagging And Push Mentions
Windows 7 SP1 Available for Download
Android Phone Gets Driver Out of a Ticket
Fisker To Finally Start Production Of Luxury Hybrid Karma
Seesaw Battery: AA batteries get smarter
Square Dropping Transaction Fees To Ramp Up Volume
First Millimeter Scale Computing System – Coming to an eye near you
Fujitsu To Launch Windows 7 Tablet With Intel Oak Trail At CeBIT
Apple iPad 2 event Wednesday March 2?
Sega Jumping into Facebook Games with Baseball
Concept Phone: HTC Eerie HD3 by Wallec
Mass Apple retail staff meeting imminent: iPad 2, MacBook Pro refresh or something else?

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