DNP The Daily RoundUp

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.

HTC Windows Phone 8X for Verizon

We've seen HTC's Windows Phone 8X in many colors and also many carrier...

Alt-week 12.08.12

While some refer to it as a lonely planet, we prefer to think of it as unique. Where else can you find such diverse biology that dates back millions of years...

Bloomberg: Apple and Google teaming up on $500 million-plus bid for Kodak patents

After Kodak's auction to offload 1,100 of its digital imaging patents was green-lit this summer...

Build a better payphone

New York City's SmartScreen payphone refits may be revitalizing a handful of its 11,000 public kiosks...