You might say the week is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workweek, however, hopefully draws to a close at some point. This is the Weekly Roundup on Engadget, a quick peek back at the top headlines for the past seven days -- 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 finally here. 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.
Apple's new iPad mini sports the same specs as the iPad Air, save for its two inch smaller screen and cheaper, $399 price tag. Last year's model, priced at $329, was aimed at a mid-range market, but are the retina display and A7 processor enough to justify the $70 price increase? Click through for our review to find out.
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.
Google Play Music has finally arrived for the iOS platform. And, not only does that give you the space to store 20,000 of your uploaded tracks, Google's offering a free 30-day trial for the companion All Access streaming service. Follow the link for more details.
- Key specs
- Reviews • 4
- Form factor Tablet
- Operating system iOS (8)
- Screen size 7.9 inches
- Storage type Internal storage (16 GB, Flash)
- Maximum battery life Up to 10 hours
- Dimensions 7.87 x 5.3 x 0.29 in
- Weight 0.73 oz
- Announced 2014-10-16
Sony PlayStation 4
Apple iPad mini with Retina display