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Amazon Launchpad store will sell goods from startups

Startups should have products that can ship immediately or within 90 days, Amazon said.

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Apple Watch lands at Best Buy on August 7, expanding the smartwatch's retail reach

Best Buy will be the first national retailer in the US, other than Apple Stores, to sell the smartwatch

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Pebble Time firmware update gives you more control over the watch's look and feel

Pebble is still working on getting its latest OS to run on older watches like the original Pebble

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Apple Watch charging docks could get less clumsy with official licensing

Apple may add Apple Watch docks to its licensing program, allowing for more sophisticated designs with built-in charging pads.

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Report: Apple Watch owns 75 percent of the smartwatch market

In just three months, Apple has captured the smartwatch market with 4 million units shipped, while Samsung's market share has plummeted, according to a new report.

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Podcast 466: Baby you can park my iPod

Susie's cold is finally gone, Apple put out a sweet new iPod touch, and Glenn used apps to turn his rental car into KITT from Knight Rider. Good times.

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Apple Watch owners are actually pretty pleased with the device, study shows

People who don't consider themselves techies are big fans of the Apple Watch.

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Apple overhauls iPod touch, adds new colors to iPod family

New iPods are available to order today, with a refreshed iPod touch starting at $199.

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Can your wearable's sucky battery life be saved? Maybe by streaming to a smartphone

Microsoft Research believes that the key to extending wearable battery life is eliminating writing data to and from flash memory, using a system called WearDrive.

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Health app finds Apple Watch inspires people to be more health-conscious

Hello Heart's watch users are more likely to input their blood pressure data than their iPhone-only counterparts.

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Apple Watch and fitness: A couch potato's perspective

Can wearable technology really help exercise haters get off the couch?

Parrot MiniDrones are equipped to hover, race and float on water

A new generation of drones is smaller and more affordable, but has serious drawbacks.

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DisplayMate: Less reflective Apple Watch Sport is easier to read in bright sunlight

DisplayMate's shootout found the Apple Watch's sapphire crystal reflects more ambient light than the Ion-X glass on the Apple Watch Sport, making the expensive watch's display appear washed out in comparison.

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Disney gets sick of selfie sticks, bans them from its parks

The ban takes effect at Disneyland and Disney World—and at Disney's Paris and Hong Kong locations—next week.

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