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.
Sony's PlayStation 4 has been six long years in the making. Now, it's merely hours away from hitting the shelves. We've gawked at it. We've test driven it. But over the past week, Engadget put the PS4 to the ultimate test, and it didn't disappoint. Click through for our full review and impressions.
IBM is working on a more powerful version of its Watson supercomputer, only this one will be available for rent. Developers who are familiar with RESTful APIs will be able to easily make use of the service with only a minor learning curve. Follow the link for more information about the API and plans for a Watson-based cloud platform.
According to the Taipei Times, ASUS is set to follow in the footsteps of HP and Samsung and release its own Chromebook line. The notebooks will likely be announced during CES 2014, along with a few new smartphones as well. Follow the link for more details.
Coin plans to become the first, all-in-one credit card, but needs $50,000 in crowdfunding to get there. Through its smartphone app, this novel payment approach can store multiple profiles of your credit, debit and gift cards into one swipeable device. Click through for a video demonstration.
- Key specs
- Game format Optical disc, Downloadable
- Online features Multiplayer, Voice chat, Video chat, Store, Browser
- Drive capacity 500 GB
- Controller type Wired, Wireless
- Motion controls Accelerometer, Gyroscopic, Camera / optical
- Video outputs HDMI
- Weight 6.17 lb
- Released 2013-11-15