SlashGear Weekly Roundup Video – June 19, 2011

Rue Liu - Jun 19, 2011, 3:53pm CDT
SlashGear Weekly Roundup Video – June 19, 2011

Hope everyone had a great Father’s Day weekend. We had a Toshiba TV giveaway for this special occasion and the winner will be announced anytime now. I kept it short for this week’s roundup video, which touches on the new Google search features, some Apple news, tablets just out or coming soon, a few smartphone developments, and a bit of bad news from RIM. For the full list and video, continue after the cut.

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Instant Pages Announced by Google for Desktop and Mobile
Google Launches Voice Search and Search by Image on Desktop
Google Places Launches Instant Access to Local Queries on Google’s Mobile Homepage
Google Chromebooks Now On Sale

Apple news:
New MacBook Air to land later this month according to source
MacBook Air, Mac Mini Revamps With Sandy Bridge Won’t Launch Until Release Of OS X Lion?
Apple: “Copyist” Samsung demands for iPad 3 are harassment
Apple modifies patent compliant against Samsung adding more products and IP rights

Panasonic Toughbook Android Tablet Announced
Toshiba Thrive pre-orders open: Honeycomb from $430
Vizio gives Blake Griffin a hands-on with its new tablet
Walmart leak pegs Vizio 8-inch tablet launch 6-weeks out
Lenovo ThinkPad Honeycomb tablet confirmed for August
ASUS Eee Pad Transformer sequel running Windows 8 tipped for 2012
Motorola XOOM 4G Could Be The Mystery Verizon Tablet?

HTC Sensation 4G Available Now At T-Mobile
HTC flip-flops on Desire Gingerbread update: Back on the roadmap
Dual screen Android LG slider surfaces, possibly called Flip II

RIM Shipped 500,000 BlackBerry PlayBooks In Q1, Announcing Layoffs
BlackBerry PlayBook 4G Delayed Until Fall

Product Reviews:
HTC Salsa Review
HTC ChaCha Review
iSkin earTones Earbuds Review
Swype 3.0 for Android 3.0 Honeycomb BETA Review
Iomega Home Media Hard Drive Cloud Edition Review
Samsung Galaxy S II Official Accessories Review
iFrogz iPad 2 Summit Case Review – Great Case or Greatest Case?
Grace Digital Audio ECO Extreme All Terrain Speaker Case Review
HTC EVO 3D hands-on and unboxing
Battle for 3D: HTC EVO 3D vs LG Optimus 3D Hardware Comparison [Video]
HTC EVO 3D Review

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