This week we had a fun filled April Fools Day which brought with it lots of tech news pranks and hijinks. We also had several product reviews that you don’t want to miss including the Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play, the HTC Desire S, and the HTC Arrive. Perhaps most notable of the week is Google’s push towards anti-fragmentation of its Android platform. Continue after the cut for the video review and the full top ten list.
9. Google vs. CNN on Facial Recognition App
Google Working on Facial Recognition App [UPDATE: False!]
Google’s Facial Recognition App Found Falsified by CNN [Update: CNN statement]
Face-Recognition app lights firestorm between Google and CNN [Updated]
7. HTC April 12 Event: Pyramid or Honeycomb tablets?
6. HTC Arrive
HTC Arrive Review
5. HTC Desire S
HTC Desire S Review
4. iPad 2: The Skeptic’s Review
3. Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play
Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play Review
Sony Ericsson confirms XPERIA Play shipping delay; will miss April 1 release on some carriers
Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play on sale now: Are you buying?
2. ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Official Launch, Price and Date
ASUS Eee Pad First Impressions and Video
ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Walk-Through Video
ASUS Eee Pad Transformer At Best Buy Soon For $400
1. Google Pushing For Anti-Fragmentation Of Android Platform
Google Android Anti-Fragmentation Push is Vital
Google puts Android on lock-down: Non-fragmentation contracts, standardized ARM chips, more