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Daily Roundup: Toy Fair wrap-up, laptop buyer's guide and more!


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.

Do we need 4K smartphones?

Handsets with a 2,560 x 1,440 (QHD) displays have already been announced, but do we really need that kind of resolution in the palm of our hand? The answer is complicated. Read on as Engadget's Steve Dent weighs the pros and cons of 4K smartphones.

Engadget's laptop buyer's guide: winter 2014 edition

If your notebook is overdue for an upgrade, look no further. Whether you wanna explore your options, or just windowshop this year's new models, the hive mind of Engadget has you covered. Click through and check out the winter 2014 edition of our laptop buyer's guide.

HTC launching a One successor

HTC is hosting a press event on March 25th, where it's expected to unveil a successor to last year's One flagship. And if recent leaks are accurate, we have a good idea of what the handset will look like. Click on through for details.

Toy Fair wrap-up

Our own Terrence O'Brien and Edgar Alvarez spent some time fooling arou... er, investigating the 2014 Toy Fair. Needless to say, they found some pretty amazing things, including a should-strapped Pikachu and Battroborg Warriors. Follow the link for our wrap-up of the event.

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