The Daily Roundup for 04.12.2013

David Fishman
D. Fishman|04.12.13

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The Daily Roundup for 04.12.2013

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.

Editorial: Self-driving cars FTW, but not for everybody

I drive a two-seat roadster known for its great handling. The last thing I want is for a machine to take the steering wheel out of my hands.

Best-selling author Daniel H. Wilson on naming robotic villains and high-end gaming PCs

In the latest installment of our weekly smattering of queries, best-selling author and roboticist Daniel H. Wilson talks corporate Kool-Aid and the evils of stock market AI.

Distro Issue 86: The return of Roku's simple set-top box

We review the Roku 3, spend some quality time with OUYA's Founding Backer's Edition, interview Elon Musk and more in Distro Issue 86.

Facebook Home hits Google Play today, available for select Android devices

Chat heads, a virtual carousel of full screen (Instagram) images and enough status updates to let you keep close stalkerly tabs on your nearest and dearest -- that's what Facebook's got in Home. And as of today, it's breaking free from AT&T's exclusive HTC First.

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