The Daily Roundup for 11282012

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.

Engadget's holiday gift guide 2012: mainstream laptops

Ah, mainstream laptops. They may not have the same lightweight luster as their Ultrabook brethren...

Engadget's next reader meetup is in New York City tomorrow!

Yep, it's this week -- tomorrow, in fact! Are you ready to party with Engadget editors, talk up tech companies and win some valuable prizes?

Aakash 2 hands-on

Efforts to put cheap computers in the hands of students have always hit major stumbling blocks. Most notably price.

Will.i.am launches pricey i.am+ camera add-ons for iPhone

So, we learned two things today. Firstly, Will.i.am is able to attract quite a media scrum, and secondly, national press photographers have sharp elbows.

Chevy Spark EV guts revealed, we go eyes-on