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.
Consider that DELL ticker all boxed up; Michael Dell's purchase of his namesake company is now official. Is this jump to the private sector the beginning of a re-focus on the consumer? Read on and let us know what you think in the comments section.
Apple recently announced a refresh to its Mac lineup and today we're got you covered with our full review. This deliciously thin MacBook Pro features Intel's new Iris and Iris Pro chipsets and claims an impressive 10 hours of battery life. Click the link to read more about why we think the late 2013 model might be migrating toward MacBook Air territory.
Bouncing off of AutoRip, Amazon's Matchbook service is now live. This service will provide users with e-book copies of physical books they own for $3 or less. Click through to the source for more details on the list of qualifying reads.
Google's attempt to revolutionize the emerging smartwatch market could launch as early as 2014, according to the Wall Street Journal's unnamed sources. Click the link to learn more about what features this device might bring to the table.
- Key specs
- Reviews • 7
- Type Midsize
- Screen size 15.4 inches
- Screen resolution Other
- System RAM 16 GB
- Maximum battery life Up to 8 hours
- Dimensions 0.71 x 14.13 x 9.73 in
- Weight 4.46 lb
- Released 2014-07-29