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Apple’s next MacBook could be a 12-inch MacBook Air

Early reports show a redesigned profile, slimmer body, and new USB Type-C port for the MacBook Air, along with a new display size.

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Apple Watch reportedly set to ship in the U.S. by March

According to 9to5Mac, the Apple Watch will hit retail stores by the end of March, with an Apple Store employee training program set for February.

Petcube is a cloud cam that's custom-made to confuse cats

With a laser pointer integrated into the camera body, you can mess with your cats with a simple swipe of your smartphone screen.

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The super-thin ThinOptics reading glasses slip inside their own smartphone case

These insanely lightweight and durable readers grip your nose, then slide right into smartphone cases when you're done.

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Bluetooth in your snowboard bindings?! Meet the XON Snow-1

Balance and flex sensors collect data about each ride, and the app can even overlay that data on a video of your run.

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Android Auto and CarPlay are coming to Volkswagen cars later this year

Volkswagen is getting serious about smartphone overlays for its embedded system. Later in 2015, Android Auto, Apple's CarPlay, and Mirror Link will start showing up in U.S. models.

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Freemium Field Test: Peggle Blast adds too many barriers to PopCap's classic peg-popping game

It's Peggle, it's one-handed, and it's free, but new twists and frequent prompts to spend only sour the enjoyable core experience.

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Apple releases SIM-free unlocked versions of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

If you want to pay full-price for the latest iPhone without a SIM pre-installed, you can now get it in the U.S. from Apple.

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The Week in iPad Cases: Folios from Knomo, Case-Mate, Moshi, and more

This week's collection of iPad cases is all about the folio case, featuring a wide range of designs that will keep you covered no matter your taste.

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Top tips for working with the Mac's menu bar

The Mac's menu bar isn't as static as you might believe. With the help of the Mac's modifier keys you can make your menus more functional.

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Think Retro: While cute, the Portable StyleWriter was no prince among printers

Much as Christopher Phin has no illusions about the Apple Portable StyleWriter's failings, he maintains a nostalgic affection for it.

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Quell is a wearable pain manager that stimulates your brain's natural opiates

The basic TENS technology has been around for years, but now Quell has FDA approval to bring it to the consumer market.

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Report: Apple will start selling unlocked iPhone 6 and 6 Plus models on Tuesday

Although Apple hasn't confirmed the news yet, 9to5mac reports that SIM-free versions of the latest iPhones will hit Apple stores on January 6.

Quell is an FDA-approved wearable designed to relieve chronic pain

The basic TENS technology has been around for years, but now Quell has FDA approval to bring it to the consumer market.​

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Meet Switch, the first HomeKit product from iDevices

Hey, Siri, please effortlessly control lights and appliances all over my house.

HomeKit-compatible iDevices Switch lets you control your house with Siri

Plug just about anything into the Switch's power outlet to connect to it over Bluetooth and Wi-Fi.