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The Apple Watch Is Good Now

The Apple Watch Series 3 is crazy expensive for a smartwatch—$100 more than its closest competitors. Many of the third party apps are still slow enough to drive sane people to the brink. It also only lasts a day on a charge. I should hate this watch and everything it stands for, but after three […]

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The Most Exciting Moments of Apple’s Event, as Told By Viewers’ Heart Rates

The heart rate monitoring features of the Apple Watch got a shout-out at yesterday’s event: the new watch will monitor more heartbeat-related metrics and Apple will partner with AmWell and Stanford for a medical study. But at the same time, heart rate app Cardiogram was quietly tracking how users reacted to the day’s…Read more… Continue […]

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5 Announcements From Apple’s iPhone 8 Event That Actually Matter

Apple just unleashed 2 hours of hype, bringing media and fans to its new Cupertino headquarters to unveil its latest lineup of gadgets and software. There’s a lot of information to sift through, and most of it isn’t really all that exciting. Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Everything Apple Announced Today

Holy heck, everyone, Apple just announced new iPhones, and for the first time in years, they actually look new and different. The big headliner is the iPhone X (pronounced “iPhone Ten”) while the appearance of the iPhone 8 surprised some fans. Less surprising were upgrades to Apple TV and the Apple Watch. But…Read more… Continue […]

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New iPhone X leaked ahead of release — biggest spoiler in Apple history?

The golden master version of iOS 11 appears to have leaked yesterday evening, shedding some very early light on products and features Apple plans to announce at their unveiling event on Sept. 19 at 10am PST. Apple blogger, John Gruber, has referred to the spoiler as the biggest for an Apple product to date: “More surprises were […]

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Here’s Where (and How) to Watch Apple’s Live iPhone Event

It’s iPhone Day, so get your wallets ready! Apple’s set to announce a trio of new iPhones, one of which, the high-end iPhone X, is rumored to cost a cool thousand dollars. There are also well-substantiated rumors of a new LTE-equipped Apple Watch. Of course, if you’re not at the event being held in the […]

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The Fitbit Ionic Might Be the Smartwatch That Unseats Apple

After months of leaks and hints, Fibit has finally revealed its newest wrist wearable: The $300 Fitbit Ionic. Fitbit claims up to four days of battery life, a refined OS that pairs nicely with devices running iOS, Android, and Windows, and a brand new sensor for tracking your heart rate. This smartwatch, which…Read more… Continue […]

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It Ain’t Heavy, It’s My Smartphone Dock

The following contest is scheduled for one fall. Making their way to the ring, weighing at least half a pound each: a bunch of smartphone docks.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Swelling Batteries Prompt Extension On Apple Watch Warranty

Apple is pretty great about honoring its warranties and even recently changed its policy on fourth generation iPads to allow for an upgrade if something’s wrong with the device. Now, the Cupertino computing giant is giving customers an extra two years of coverage in case that expensive watch face pops off.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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