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The first Apple Watch apps have arrived, sort of

The Apple Watch won't launch until late April, but a couple dozen apps have already arrived.

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Killing the cable bundle won't destroy television

The misguided shrieks of cable apologists are growing louder as better alternatives emerge.

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Fitbit wants to you have more than one activity tracker

A forthcoming Fitbit update lets users connect multiple fitness trackers the same account, with different devices to suit the occasion.

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New Apple TV hardware coming this summer, report says

Siri, App Store, and home automation could be centerpieces of Apple's next living room set-top box.

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Pebble Time's first “smartstraps” could have modular features, standalone connectivity

Pebble pledges $1 million toward watch bands that will make its next smartwatch more useful.

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TAG Heuer, Google, and Intel get together to announce a conceptual smartwatch

No design, no features, and no price tag. Just a promise of a luxury Android Wear-based smartwatch by the end of 2015.

Apple TV revisited: 4 reasons to buy it, 4 reasons to skip it

Now that Apple has slashed the price of its streaming set-top box, is worth a second look?

Apple streaming TV service rumors are back, and more credible than ever

Apple's long-rumored streaming video service is reportedly back on track and will launch this fall.

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The latest Apple car 'evidence': Building permits and a mysterious company

Public records and inside sources hint at a mysterious shell company operating in Apple's midst, with facilities geared for automotive research.

With Apple Watch en route, Apple Stores give Jawbone and Nike Fuelband the boot

Apple keeps whittling down the number of fitness trackers in its retail stores as it makes way for the Apple Watch.

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iPhone may be the next stop for Apple's Force Touch tech

After adding pressure-sensitive panels to the Apple Watch and the new MacBook, the iPhone would be the next logical step.

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Labels say 'no' to Apple on cheap streaming music, consider capping Spotify

As artists get skittish about the rise of streaming music, the record industry reconsiders how much its tunes are really worth.

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Apple Watch will fight obsolescence with a replaceable battery

Battery longevity could be a problem for Apple Watch users, but at least there's a replacement plan in the works.

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Installing Java on a Mac? Beware the now-bundled Ask.com toolbar

Oracle's shady adware bundling is no longer a Windows exclusive.

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Pebble Time gets its Steel variant, with a bigger battery to match

If you didn't like the look of Pebble's new smartwatch, a stainless steel version will set you back just $70 more.