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China's wealthy expected to crave the Apple Watch

China will be among the first markets where the Apple Watch launches.

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Hands on: Why trying an Apple Watch made me want to buy one

The fancy cases and straps are nice, but it's the software that I'm sold on.

Watch this: All the Apple Watch info from today's keynote in 3 minutes

If you missed the live stream, catch up on all the Apple Watch tidbits in this 3-minute supercut.

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How apps like Instagram and Uber will work on Apple Watch

You'll need iOS 8.2 to get at all the Watch apps when the timepiece ships.

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Apple Watch starts at $349 for 38mm Sport, while gold Edition model starts at $10K

Yes, you will pay extra for 42mm large-sized Apple Watches, but rumors of a $20,000 gold Edition model proved untrue. Pre-orders begin April 10.

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How developers are making apps for an Apple Watch they haven't seen yet

Early Apple Watch apps will be simple extensions of iPhone apps, but developers are chomping at the bit to add more features.

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Watch this space: Apple is about to fill all the holes in the Apple Watch story

Details like what it'll cost and how long it'll last are important, but the big question remains, simply, why.

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Golden smartwatches, brain-like chips, and flagship phones: Mobile World Congress' hot new gear

From surprise VR headsets to gorgeous flagship phones, this years Mobile World Congress was brimming with announcements. Here's a cheat sheet to all the new gear.

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Apple Watch: 3 big questions Apple still needs to answer

Ahead of Apple's March 9 event, we preview the Apple Watch reveal.

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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.

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Ikea's newest furniture can charge your phone wirelessly

New desks, bedside tables, and lamps will feature Qi wireless charging capabilities.

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Apple Watch will start your car one day, Tim Cook says

Apple's CEO shares new details about the wearable's capabilities in the weeks leading up to its launch.

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Swiss luxury watchmakers reveal the horological smartwatch, a direct response to gadgety wearable crap

Frederique Constant, Alpina and Mondaine will be the first manufacturers to release watches powered by MotionX step and sleep tracking. And the watches looks fantastic.

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Spring forward: Apple will take the wraps off Apple Watch at March 9 event

We expect to see more features, new apps, and pricing details at Apple's big Watch event.

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Pebble Time: The smartwatch darling gets color, voice, and a new Kickstarter

Pebble's first color smartwatch takes a page from Google Now, with a “timeline” view that tells users what's coming up next.