The Daily Slash: November 17 2010

Chris Burns - Nov 17, 2010, 8:43pm CST
The Daily Slash: November 17 2010

It’s a day full of fun, in the USA at least, so much of it I can barely contain my joy for it all! Two more Samsung Galaxy Tabs available, one from Costco, the other from Bell. LG announces a new phone by the name of APEX, and Giorgio Armani releases their very own Samsung Galaxy S. Then some sweet concepts: a Porsche phone, a hybrid AMOLED/E-Ink phone, a Mercedes-Benz Biome concept car grown in a nursery, and a solar powered umbrella. Evan’s “Week with the HTC HD7” continues with “the Apps,” Don decides on Vizio, and Phillip marks the recession of the Social Tide with one big delete button. All this and MORE on The Daily Slash!

You know that pesky little thing called Net Neutrality – aka the principal that service providers and governments should not be allowed to restrict content, sites, platforms, equipment and modes of communication through the internet? Well the UK Communications Minister Ed Vaizey is against that, saying today at a London telecommunications conference organized by the Financial Times: “the market should decide the extent to which service providers can charge for preferential content delivery and slow down other traffic.”

Enough said?

[Via Reddit]

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Android Market’s Publishing Interface Gets Updated, More Signs of Gingerbread [GINGERBREAD]
Cooliris Liveshare Application for Android Deployed Today, Special Events Around the Globe This Week
Conceptual Design for Porsche Smartphone is Sleek, Hot, Amazing [CONCEPT]
Honeycomb equipped Motorola MOTOPAD expected February/March 2011 [HONEYCOMB]
Giorgio Armani Samsung Galaxy S Announced from Seoul [REAL DEAL]
HTC and Samsung believe Android will dominate future smartphone market
PocketBook IQ EBookReader Hands-On and Video Review
Verizon Galaxy Tab Hitting COSTCO for $589.99 [ANOTHER TAB]
LG Apex Announced by US Cellular, to be Released on November 19 [NEW PHONE]
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Sharp 3D smartphone launches for US, India & China tipped for 2011
VUDU 2.0 UI teased; HD PS3 streaming due later this month
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Why my next HDTV will be a Vizio [COLUMN]
How Microsoft Got 1,000 Plus Apps Developed for the Launch of Windows Phone 7
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Sony PSP2 Supposedly Breaks Cover, Shows Off Twin Thumbsticks
Day Shade Night Light Solar Powered Patio Umbrella Conceptualized [CONCEPT]
Mercedes-Benz Biome Concept Car is Grown Inside a Nursery [CONCEPT]
Bose Bluetooth Headset unboxing & hands-on [FEATURED]
Google Docs Now Let You Edit Documents on the Go
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