SlashGear Weekly Roundup Video – June 5, 2011

Jun 5, 2011
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SlashGear Weekly Roundup Video – June 5, 2011

Microsoft's new Windows 8 tablet UI got previewed this past week at the D9 Conference. The new OS was later shown running on some actual ARM-powered tablet prototypes at Computex. The major trade show in Taipei also revealed the ASUS Padfone to much fanfare and gimmickry. Other news came from the Qualcomm Uplinq event as well as speculations surrounding next weeks WWDC and E3 events. Continue after the jump for the full video and list of pertinent links.

Microsoft Windows 8:
Windows 8 revealed: Tablet-friendly UI, HTML5 apps [Video]
Qualcomm adds Windows 8 support to dual/quad-core chips
Windows 8 To Have “Chatter” Video Chat App?

ASUS Padfone and Computex 2011 News:
ASUS PadFone official
ASUS PadFone hands-on roundup [Video]
ASUS Padfone Copycat Accusations Begin with AlwaysInnovating
ASUS Padfone Not Unique, Behold The TransPhone!
Padfone-Like Tablet With iPhone Dock By ECS
Computex 2011: Day Zero Wrap-Up

Apple news ahead of Monday's WWDC 2011:
iPhone 4S To Have Integrated SIM, iPhone 5 Coming Spring 2012?
Apple promise iCloud, OS X Lion and iOS 5 at Steve Jobs WWDC keynote
Apple iCloud To Offer Movies, TV Shows At Launch?
Student Discount for iCloud Quite Possible

Gaming news ahead of E3 2011.

Reviews:
DROID X2 Review
LG Revolution LTE Review
T-Mobile Sensation 4G Review

Giveaway:
SlashGear Cadence 4-Bit Binary Watch Giveaway!


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