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Geek 5: All the News You Need to Know

Jun 18 2011 - 3:45am

We celebrated dads [1], the Webby's [2], and Captain Picard [3] this week, but also talked about the iPhone, Wii U, and Google Search. Catch up with all the news you may have missed during this week's Geek 5!

Apple Releases Unlocked iPhone 4 Models

Apple began stocking unlocked iPhone 4's this week [4], which come in white or black, in 16GB and 32GB flavors, and start at $599. There's only an unlocked GSM version though, so you can choose between AT&T or T-Mobile for your service.

Google Adds Improved Search Functions

Google unveiled some hot new search capabilities [5], which are available on the latest version of the Google Chrome browser. Updates include voice and image search and Instant Pages.

Photo Tips From the Pros

While the world watched the marriage between Prince William and Catherine Middleton live in April, there were thousands of photographers behind the scenes capturing the images that we all know so well today. In a recent Canon Europe piece, those photographers spill how they prepared for the biggest wedding since Princess Diana wed Prince Charles, and we decipher what you can learn from them [6].

New Details About Nintendo's Wii U

The Wii U isn't expected until 2012, but new details were uncovered [7] about the upcoming gaming console, including a lack of DVD and Blu-ray playback, controller support, and social network integration.

New iPhone 5 Rumors

Supposed "leaked" shots of a working iPhone with a very sleek screen hit the Internet this week, sparking more rumors that the next iPhone model could come with a wide edge-to-edge screen [8].


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