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Apple Watch already sold out until June

All models will now ship in 4-6 weeks, even the $17,000 Editions.

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The Apple Watch stampede starts online, selling out despite thin crowds at stores

The highly anticipated smartwatch went on presale this morning and is already sold out until June.

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How to preorder an Apple Watch starting right now

Did you snag the Apple Watch you wanted? Share your success stories or tales of failure with us.

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Apple Watch preorders begin: 5 reasons to splurge, 5 reasons to skip

Apple Watch preorders start today, but do you want to buy a first-generation gadget? We weigh the pros and cons.

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Apple will take Watch orders online only during launch

Limited stock means ordering a Watch in person will be impossible.

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Podcast: It's New Stuff Week, and Apple's servers are about to get a workout

Apple Watch preorders start this week. The new MacBook will ship. All at the same time as a little movie called Star Wars finally hits iTunes.

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The early word on Apple Watch: It's not a must-have, but you'll want one

Advance reviews of the Apple Watch are here, and they offer insights into how the Watch performs in real life.

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Apple wants you to buy an Apple Watch online after you try it on in-store

Apple Stores are getting makeovers to prep for Apple Watch appointments, but buying a watch online will be your best bet.

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Set your alarm for midnight Pacific on Friday if you're ordering Apple Watch

Apple has confirmed: Apple Watch preorders start at precisely 12:01 a.m. Pacific on Friday, April 10. If only we had some kind of smart timepiece to remind us...

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Report: Apple Watch Edition extended care plan will cost more than plebeian watches

Buyers of Apple’s luxury smartwatch can get a third year of damage protection and 24/7 support, but it won’t come cheap.

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Even the Apple Watch was searching for a problem to solve at first

Apple started thinking about smartwatches in 2011, but the Watch's raison d’etre—saving us from staring at our phones all the time—only became clear later.

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Apple preps basic and fancy shopping experiences for Watch buyers

Watch Sport and Watch Edition buyers will have wildly different buying experiences.

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Apple Watch mini-stores to open in London, Paris, Tokyo luxury retail shops

Each store opens on April 10, the same day the Apple Watch smartwatch becomes available for try-ons and preorders.

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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.