SlashGear Weekly Wrap-Up: April 28, 2012

Apr 28, 2012
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Happy Saturday, everyone. Let's hope you're having a great weekend, but if you want to catch up on the tech news you missed this week, you've come to the right place.  One of the biggest stories this week isn't that happy, and it's about Nintendo. It just posted its first annual loss. Apple also made its quarterly earnings call - Apple Q1 earnings top entire history. And we also have some sobering news for American ingenuity – Kodak continues downward spiral, posts $366 million loss.


Featured: Here are some of this week's featured articles:
The Pirates key animator speaks claymation machines forward
Nintendo’s nightmare: “Just Good Enough.”
Twitter update hands-on with push notifications galore
Why there’s no stopping iTunes
Dark Meadow: The Pact THD for Android Review
Google Drive mini review for desktop
You want a Galaxy S III, not a Google Galaxy Nexus

Other Stuff: Of course, lots of other stuff made news this week as well. HTC is working on a Facebook phone, but will it be terrible? And we have even more news on the Nexus front, which is that Samsung is rumored to be making Google’s next Nexus.  A nice bit of news for all you Google people out there – Gmail gets 10GB bump plus Google Drive bonuses. Speaking of cloud-based things, Apple is also doing quite well in that space: Apple’s iCloud hits 125 million users since launch. And finally, in other Apple news, we have a new bit of info about what could be a new entry in the iPhone family – iPhone mini will be half the size


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