The Daily Slash: January 24 2011

Jan 24, 2011
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The Daily Slash: January 24 2011

Without giving away the whole surprise, we've got some big things in store for you readers over the next few weeks. New voices, free stuff, a whole new look for one of our outlets, and a variety of mini-updates you're going to flip over. Today we're bringing you a wild assortment of updates from all corners of the tech world, most of which are previews of devices you've almost certainly already got your eye on. Behold the coming of the next generation - stick with us as we cover it.

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Editor's Choice
ADW Launcher EX Updated, Several Awesome Additions Added
Motorola Xoom Launching for $699 at Best Buy February 17th
Android Code NOT Copied, Florian Mueller Story Found Bunk
75% of AOL subscribers “don’t realize” they don’t need it
650,000 NOOKcolor e-magazine purchases in two months crows B&N
$10K iTunes gift card winner hangs up on Apple
X-Arcade unveils new adapters for game consoles
Sony PSP2 has OLED touchscreen, 3G & new CPU tips Nikkei
Apple Unifies Verizon and AT&T iPhone 4 in New Advertisement

SlashPhone
Apple App Store’s 10 Billion Challenge Won By UK Woman
MetroPCS Samsung Forte Get Another Leaked
LG Optimus X2 Lands in Korea, White Color Coming Soon
BlackBerry Pearl 3G For Telus $200 Without Contract

Android Community
Motorola Glam XT 800 dual-sim Android phone works with any CDMA SIM
Nuance Dragon speech SDK for Android apps available
NVIDIA Tegra 3 detailed: quadcore, 3x graphics and sampling Q4 2011
Sony Ericsson XPERIA Arc Previewed in Set of Extensive Videos
Team Preparing Android Phone to Launch in Space
HTC Sensation trademark triggers tablet Sense speculation
Advent Vega gets v1.08 update; still no official Flash
Sony Ericsson Vivaz 2 Gets Previewed
LG Optimus V Gets Priced, $149 at Virgin Mobile
Tegra 2 3D Chips Coming Spring 2011
LG Optimus V Coming to Virgin Mobile
Android 2.3 Gingerbread hits… the HTC Hero?!
ADW Launcher EX Updated, Several Awesome Additions Added
LG Optimus 2X Dual-Core Tegra 2 Phone Coming Soon in White
Motorola Xoom Launching for $699 at Best Buy February 17th
Vibrant’s Froyo Update: Too Little Too Late?
G-Slate Finally Spotted, There’s the 3D Camera
Fake Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 Video “Leaked,” Specs Included
Android Code NOT Copied, Florian Mueller Story Found Bunk
Verizon Axes 150MB Data Plan, Adds “3G” as Distinction Point
Sony Ericsson Sends Invite to Barcelona Event, Touts Xperia Releases
Android/Google Cloud Print Pushed by Google Official, Only for Windows Users at First
Official Google Weather App Adds Customizable Features
Google Nexus S White Leaked
Developer Creates Bloat Manager for Droid 2 Global, Users Demand Same for All Androids
Galaxy Tab Locked Bootloader Unlocked with Patch Hack
By 2012, More than Half of US Handset Shipments will be Smartphones, Android Leads, Continues to Lead
Galaxy S Mini Called Samsung Ace – Specs Leaked
Notion Ink Adam Tablets Arriving Now, Update Errors Happening

SlashGear
Direct2Drive game rentals launch: $5 for 5 hours
Samsung Performs Odd Paper Planes in Space Experiment
Pioneer MVH-8300BT head unit packs iPhone support, App Mode & Bluetooth
75% of AOL subscribers “don’t realize” they don’t need it
White iPhone 4 added to AT&T online systems
First Notion Ink Adam pre-orders arriving today
New Windows Phone 7 dev-jailbreak tool incoming
Verizon iPhone 4 $50 more off-contract than AT&T version
650,000 NOOKcolor e-magazine purchases in two months crows B&N
TiVo and Charter partner on cable/IPTV hybrid
Raindrop Mini turns downspout into eco-friendly water collector
NVIDIA Tegra 3 T30/AP30 mobile quadcore SoC sampling by end of 2011
DIY pedal-powered snowplow
$10K iTunes gift card winner hangs up on Apple
Skizee takes the exercise out of skiing and looks fun doing it
Hacker sells access to Army website for under $500
Modder builds custom anti-blur rig for DSLR
AIS unveils new 15-inch touch panel PCs for industry
Facebook raised $1 billion in new financing with valuation of $50 billion
Audi updates GPS system in 2011 A6 with INRIX XD Traffic
Silicon Power announces new 600X 64GB CF Card for DSLRs
SaberTooth ZF Turbo ZIF 1.8″ SSD for notebooks debuts
FIfteen display MMOG gaming rig allows for massive multiplay [Video]
X-Arcade unveils new adapters for game consoles
AMD Radeon HD 6990 gets premature preview
HTC Sensation: Sense-style Tablet UI or new branding push?
Optimus Popularis delayed; Mini Six companion ‘board due this year
Sony PSP2 has OLED touchscreen, 3G & new CPU tips Nikkei
Motorola XOOM hits Best Buy Feb 17 for $700
Nokia MeeGo tablet leaks: Prototype or dev-device?
Over One Million AMD Fusion APUs Shipped
Apple Unifies Verizon and AT&T iPhone 4 in New Advertisement
NVIDIA Launching ‘Tegra 2 3D’ Processors, Coming to Handsets this Spring
Techies can be Foodies Too [COLUMN]
Android Code Copying Evidence from Florian Meuller Found Weightless
Dear Logitech: The Revue Is Overpriced [COLUMN]
Apple App Store Hits 10 Billion Downloads
Qualcomm Baseband Evidence for iPhone and iPad Found by Hacker
Pantone Cookies for Delicious Printing Results
US Military Employs Greatest Weapon Ever: Solar Power
HP / Palm webOS Tablet UI Details Leak, Look Fantastic
Week-Long Verizon BlackBerry Outage Caused by “System Update”?
3D Doesn’t Work and Never Will, Says Oscar-Winning Editor
Twitter Will Triple Ad Revenue in 2011
Apple’s Motion-Sensitive Keyboard Patent: A Sane Compromise
HP Topaz webOS tablet detailed plus Touchstone v2 wireless plans
Eric Schmidt “wants to be a talk-show host” claim insiders
Firefox “Do Not Track” header detailed for online privacy
iPad 3 to get Retina Display: panels too expensive for 2nd-gen slate

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