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.
We here at Engadget are awfully fond of those hunks of metal, motherboards and magic we call smartphones and tablets.
The big story of the week, no, month, is Sony's next-generation console, the PlayStation 4. Well, the company didn't show us the physical box itself and instead chose to detail a new DualShock controller.
Once upon a time, the future belonged to an increasingly smaller form factor when it came to mobile phones. Now it seems the tide has changed, and larger screens continue to expand their requisite real estate on new handsets.
We never used to take the speakers in phones or tablets very seriously. Frankly, we're not sure manufacturers did either.
Sony DUALSHOCK 4
ASUS Nexus 7 2nd-gen
Sony PlayStation 4