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.
Though the Hero3+ is more of an update than a complete overhaul, we're still excited over the improved optics, new "SuperView" mode, improved battery life and slimmer casing. And with the same price as last year's model, it's pretty much a no-brainer for people looking to buy their first action cam.
Google is due for both new hardware and software on October 29th -- the anniversary for both Android 4.2 and the Nexus 4. Follow the link to experience Nestle's musical (and chocolate-covered) tease leading up to Google's next launch event.
Today's top deals include gear that could pass for back-to-school necessities -- maybe. The popular and uber-portable 11-inch MacBook Air (mid-2012) is currently cruising at low-priced altitudes, and budding filmmakers or game coders could easily justify buying Samsung's 46-inch F8000 series LED TV for "research" at its current price point. If you need to back up some data, Seagate's well-regarded Backup Plus Portable 1TB is available for a discount.
According to an APK teardown from Android Police earlier today, Google Glass wearers may be in for a handful of new commands and features. Click on through to browse the source link.
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