The Daily Slash: January 27 2011

Jan 27, 2011
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The Daily Slash: January 27 2011

Begin your journey today in a Don Reisinger column that even I agree with: More Action And Fewer Cutscenes In Video Games, Please. Then behold, as it's the day of the NGP: 3G and WiFi-only, trailer revealed [Video], 82-strong NGP studio support list, Sony PlayStation Suite & PS Store for Android gaming, and XPERIA Play vs Sony NGP (PSP 2) ULTIMATE SMACKDOWN! PLUS a bonus peek at the Play, and another battle between Samsung Galaxy S 2 vs Galaxy Tab 2! And a bonus tidbit of possible bad news along the lines of Notion Ink Customer Service - no stalls!

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Editor's Choice
NOOKcolor firmware v1.1.0 adds pinch-zoom, more
Sony PlayStation Suite brings gaming to Android
Official Android 3.0 Honeycomb Logo Revealed
Square Enix announces Crystal Defenders for Android [FINAL FANTASY FOREVER]
Ballistic trots out new cases for Droid X, HTC Evo, and Samsung Fascinate
Sony’s first bizarre NGP PSP2 trailer revealed [Video] [WEIRD]
HTC smartphone caught in wild ahead of MWC 2011 debut
Android Disney Phone Detailed [Video] [WANT]

SlashPhone
Sony Confirmed Bringing PlayStation Suite for Android Smartphone
Google US Accepts Mobile Number Porting to Google Voice Service
Samsung Galaxy S 2 Unveiled on MWC

Android Community
HTC Verizon smartphone latest to leak
Awesome Super Mario Android wallpaper
NOOKcolor firmware v1.1.0 adds pinch-zoom, more
Android app for ATM repair techs launches
Square Enix announces Crystal Defenders for Android
HTC smartphone caught in wild ahead of MWC 2011 debut
Sony PlayStation Suite brings gaming to Android
Official Android 3.0 Honeycomb Logo Revealed
Notion Ink Customer Service Purposely Stalling Past 7 Day Return Period? [WATCH OUT]
Samsung Galaxy S 2 vs Galaxy Tab 2 THURSDAY NIGHT BRAWL [BATTLE]
RunKeeper Now Indefinitely Free
Android Disney Phone Detailed [Video]
Motorola XOOM 3G Launch Might Slip To March
Sidekick 4G Spotted in the Wild
Motorola Atrix 4G Launching at the End of February, Droid Bionic in Q2
Samsung to be Manufacturer of New SideKick? [Update: Confirmed]
Android 3.0 Honeycomb Wallpapers [FROM THE FORUMS]
XPERIA Play vs Sony NGP (PSP 2) ULTIMATE SMACKDOWN! [BATTLE]
Facebook Denies Phone Rumors, Again – Hints at HTC Utilizing APIs
Further Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc Photos and Video Published
White Nexus S Spotted in the Wild
AAA Roadside Assistance App Now Available in the Android Market

SlashGear
Pandora open-source console goes on general sale
Qualcomm First Quarter Results Report $1.17 Billion in Net Income, Up 39% Compared to Last Year
OWC Media Center bundle turns Mac mini into a home entertainment system
Facebook denies HTC phone rumors
Skype for Mac drops beta, charges for group video calls [Video]
Nokia “must build, catalyse or join a competitive ecosystem” says CEO
Verizon HTC Android phone latest to leak
RIM insists “no possibility” of BlackBerry backdoor for India
Assero Defender will make you look like an asshat
Apple will support TD-LTE standard says China Mobile
AT&T finances: 4.1m iPhones & 442k tablets activated
Trimble Ranger 3 rugged outdoor computer debuts
Yahoo Mail gets YouSendIt integration
Parrot names Horizon Hobby as distributor for AR.Drone in the US and Canada
Tesla launches battery recycling program in Europe
iKit AutoCharge + USB keeps USB gear powered on the go
MSI GT680R-008US Gaming Notebook uses Sandy Bridge
Nokia market share drops; needs to “change faster” says new CEO
SAVANT unveils new 16-channel multi-room amp called AMP-1640
Scosche flipSYNC II keychain charge cable ships
New HTC Android phone caught in wild: HTC Desire replacement?
PS3 update v3.56 released; blocks unofficial firmware
Renesas 16MP smartphone SoC does Full HD, 15fps stills
Ballistic trots out new cases for Droid X, HTC Evo, and Samsung Fascinate
Sony’s first bizarre NGP PSP2 trailer revealed [Video]
Everything Everywhere contactless phone payments due Q2 2011 in UK
Hulu facing free show cull as “virtual cable operator” plans considered
Motorola sales dip under Verizon iPhone 4 pressure
MacBook Pro stock shortage could point to imminent Sandy Bridge refresh
Sony unveils 82-strong NGP studio support list
Sony PlayStation Suite & PS Store for Android gaming
Sony NGP is “next generation portable” PSP2
Notion Ink Battles Insinuations of Unevenly Bright Screens, Broken Cameras, Customer Service Stalls
Samsung will ship half of its processors to Apple in 2011
Speck Debuts new Covers and Sleeves for the MacBook Air 11” and 13”
Official IRS App for iOS and Android
“Touch the Magic” as Disney launches its own Android phone
State of the Internet 2010
iPhone 4 Class Action Lawsuit after “Glass Gate”
George Lucas Mines Star Wars Movies for Last Scrap of Un-merchandised Content in “Frames”
Coconut fiber concept iPad case straight out of Gilligan’s Island
AT&T grabs #1 spot from Verizon as nation’s largest carrier
Verizon iPhone – New pre-order details available
Lenovo and NEC team up for PCs and smartphones
More Action And Fewer Cutscenes In Video Games, Please
Double USB – It goes both ways
Netbook shipments expected 18% decline
Sony NGP to come in 3G and WiFi-only versions
Verizon HTC Thunderbolt to do simultaneous voice & 3G data?
Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play caught in wild [FEATURED]

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