Week in review: August 8 – 12


It’s the weekend again, and that means it’s time to look back at the stories that made headlines in the tech world last week. So if you were too busy to check our pages or open your browsers, now’s the perfect time to catch up on your reading.

Toshiba outs a trio of Qosmio notebooks, sights set squarely at the gaming market

DLS and Kicker hold car audio competitions

“JUMP” into the future

Hands on: Asus Eee Pad Slider SL101

One-click rewards from Smart Bro

HTC takes a bite of Beats Electronics for 300 mil, want to make great music together

Review: A.C. Ryan PlayOn! HD

Kingston releases SATA Rev 3 compliant HyperX SSD

Globe brings the Facebook smartphone experience to feature phones

Petron free safety checks now year-round

Samsung’s Sixth Man app lets you follow your favorite UAAP team on your Android

Asus drops prices for K-series notebooks, now only 27,995

Product highlight: Samsung RC420

BenQ releases EW series VA of LED monitors, love at first sight

Unboxed: Sparkle Calibre X560 Ti DF