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The Apple Watch is flirting with feature bloat, putting sublime simplicity at risk

Can a neverending list of features thrive on a 390-pixel display? Not when so many of those features have been borrowed from stumbling smartwatch predecessors.

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Stanford's ResearchKit app gained more users in 24 hours than most medical studies find in a year

At least a few thousand people are interested enough in Apple's new ResearchKit framework to participate in a medical study.

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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First look: Facetune makers take aim at Photoshop with Enlight

This new iOS app has everything you want from a desktop photo editor on your iPhone.

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Apple wants suit from battery maker A123 dismissed or moved to California

Apple told the court that the witnesses and records in the case are in California

Twitter bans revenge porn and stolen nude photos

Users posting such content will have their accounts locked, the company said.

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Will your new MacBook crash to the ground without MagSafe? (Yes.)

In which Glenn Fleishman talks to physics experts and does a lot of math to calculate if tripping over your MacBook's USB-C charging cable will knock it off the desk. Spoiler: Don't trip over your MacBook cable.

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Lumoid will rent the Apple Watch starting at $45 a week

You could always try various watch sizes, finishes, and bands at the Apple Store, buy one, and return it in 14 days. But if you're nowhere near an Apple Store, gadget rental service Lumoid has you covered.

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Outages plague App Store, iTunes, and other Apple services

If you're trying to buy music, apps, or games this morning, good luck.

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FAQ: Everything you need to know about the Apple Watch

Catch up on everything we know about the Apple Watch before its April 24 debut.

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The Week In iOS Accessories: Watch, out!

The Apple Watch is almost here. So this week's roundup of accessories includes a few new wrist-based items that you won't want to live without. Plus, the usual speakers, batteries, and more.

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Podcast: Hands-on impressions of the Apple Watch and new MacBook

Glenn and Susie have a lot to talk about, from the shiny new single-port MacBook to Susie's experience with the Apple Watch.

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First medical apps built with Apple's ResearchKit won't share data for commercial gain

That's the assurance from the companies involved with the mobile framework's first five apps