This morning you're likely either pre-ordering an iPhone 5 or attempting to avoid all contact with news on the subject - lucky for you, we've got two avenues for you to travel down! You'll find yourself seeing news like iPhone 5 compromises and choices for each different carrier you're about to work with. Today you can also pre-order a Wii in the UK and Europe if you wish.
This morning we're heading into iPhone 5 week with a collection of smaller updates before the storm - expect this essentially throughout the week throughout the tech news reporting universe: and things are going to get creative, without a doubt. Google Fiber is ramping up with 180+ Fiberhoods already on the map - coming soon! The Samsung Galaxy Note II had its 13 megapixel camera plans cut down by LG's Optimus G if tips are true. If you're a fan of Steam, you're going to flip out over Valve's Big Picture Mode starting today!
This morning we've got more Nokia than you'd be able to fit in a bomb shelter - most of it leaked, and most of it almost certain for a second (official) reveal later this week at the event they're holding in NYC with Microsoft - we'll be there! Have a peek at our Nokia tag portal to see our wrap-up of what we already "know" so far in just a bit, but for now, have a peek at the rest of the morning. Samsung starts off the show with a note on their Chinese working conditions noting that there aren't any underage workers in the plants that make their hardware, but there definitely have been a few cases of over-the-top overtime. Back at IFA, Samsung showed off a lovely collection of concepts from their inner universe of unreal not-quite-perfect notebooks, tablets, and everything in between - get to flipping!
As we ramp up for IFA 2012, several companies are prepping a collection of devices that will be revealed for Autumn, including quite visibly LG, Samsung, and a set of camera-slinging groups. Have a peek first at the LG Optimus Vu II for universal remote goodness. Next you'll want to have a look at what very well may be the specifications for the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 as well. Those of you that have no idea what IFA is, you'll want to see this nutshell guide before you dive in.
This morning we're getting several tips on the future of Microsoft's own Surface tablet - coming to stores near you soon. The first is a plee from Acer to Microsoft that they don't make the devices too cheap. Next you'll find these tablets coming with Windows 8 and their recently rebranded Modern UI Style. On the Android side of things, if you've got an HTC One X specifically, software updates are on the way.
This morning it's time for the leaks to come rolling in, starting with the Sony Xperia Tablet - all thin and new looking. Two "pre-human" species have been found in another awesome day in science that'll be bringing new understanding to us on the whole "where did we come from" question. There's still a bunch of Agent Orange over in Vietnam from the conflict they (and we) had about 40 years ago - now we're going to help get rid of it with super-heat.
This morning the tickets you'll be needing to get into Microsoft's own fabulous developer conference by the name of Build 2012 have gone on sale - grab them immediately! If you're following the Curiosity rover story on Mars, you'll be glad to know that its head has popped up and it's started to look around. The team behind the soon to be released Android gaming console OUYA have named Namco Bandai, Plex, and the ability to use four gaming controls at once!