You might say the day is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workday, however, hopefully draws to a close at some point. This is the Daily Roundup on Engadget, a quick peek back at the top headlines for the past 24 hours -- all handpicked by the editors here at the site. Click on through the break, and enjoy.
It used to be that "convertible PC" could mean only one thing: a laptop whose display swiveled around, folding down into tablet mode.
Nintendo's new console is an anomaly in the game console ecosystem, but not for Nintendo. The company that -- in just the last decade -- popularized stylus-powered gaming, microphone-powered gaming and motion-based gaming, is once again pushing game control inputs forward.
Well, what's this, then? Another little tablet from Apple? We surprised ourselves by being quite fond of the first iPad mini, which crossed our desks just a few weeks ago.
As promised, Jolla has shown off its newly launched Sailfish OS today, and said that UI will be all about speed and multitasking, while also cutting down on the finger dancing required to use it.
- Key specs
- Form factor Tablet
- Operating system iOS
- Screen size 7.9 inches
- Storage type Internal storage (16 GB, Flash)
- Camera (integrated) 8 megapixels
- Dimensions 8 x 5.3 x 0.24 in
- Weight 0.65 lb
- Released 2015-09-09
Jolla Sailfish OS
Microsoft Windows 8