This developer blog was released on swtor.com today featuring the art that went into designing the planet of Makeb.
Amber Green went on the forums today to inform players that all cosmetic galactic reputation armor will have their level requirements adjusted to level 10. This includes all scalene armor, including the Gold Scalene armor from the Cartel Market.
Bioware today released this video on Making of the Rise of the Hutt Cartel – Part I: Creating Makeb. The video goes into length on designing the planet Makeb and gives some background on the Makeb storyline.