Hands-on with the new Apple Watch

After Tuesday’s unveiling of two new iPhones and a heavily anticipated smartwatch, Apple gave press and special guests (including models, fashion bloggers and Gwen Stefani) some supervised hands-on time with the gadgets. Here are our first impressions of the Apple Watch.

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Apple rolls out TestFlight beta testing app, reportedly preps iOS 8.0.1 for carriers

In advance of next week’s iPhone 6 unveiling, Apple on Friday released a consumer-facing app for the TestFlight beta service that will come online alongside iOS 8, and is also said to have begun preparations to seed carrier partners with beta builds of iOS 8.0.1.



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Apple Store app overhauled with cross-platform shopping features, fresh design

Ahead of an expected iPhone unveiling on Sept. 9, Apple on Thursday rolled out an updated version of its Apple Store app for iOS, introducing cross-device shopping support, enhanced imagery and refined navigation.



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Next-gen iPad Air with Touch ID, new gold color option may also debut at Apple's Sept. 9 event

At a media event already expected to be packed with the unveiling of two new iPhone models and a so-called “iWatch,” the company may also showcase its next full-size iPad Air with Touch ID fingerprint sensor and a new gold color option, according to well-connected analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.



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Sneak peek at Samsung's new Galaxy Note 4 and Note Edge 'phablet' smart phones

Samsung is unveiling a suite of new devices today at the IFA technology show in Germany.

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Analyst: Apple could equip 5.5" 'iPhone 6' with more powerful processor than 4.7" model

As the supposed September unveiling of Apple’s next-generation iPhone lineup draws nearer, at least one Wall Street analyst believes that the component makeup of the rumored 5.5-inch and 4.7-inch “iPhone 6″ variants will diverge when it comes to their application processors and touch modules.



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Google announces Android Auto platform for cars, Android Wear devices for wrists

Google is pushing for its Android platform to be omnipresent, with the unveiling of a the new voice-enabled Android Auto operating system, and new wrist-worn, fitness-tracking devices running the upcoming Android Wear platform.



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Amazon announces Fire Phone with 4.7" 3D head tracking display & Firefly smart scanner, exclusive to AT&T

Amazon announced its long awaited entrance into the smartphone market on Wednesday in unveiling the new Fire Phone, a device the retailer plans to pit against Apple’s iPhone by integrating advanced head tracking technology for dynamic 3D content viewing, as well as new scanning functions that intelligently interpret data from the physical world.



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Netflix HTML5 streaming now available in Safari on OS X Yosemite

Following its public unveiling at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference, Netflix on Tuesday officially invited beta users of OS X Yosemite to try out the streaming service’s new plugin-free option for watching television shows and movies in Safari.



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Apple introduces HomeKit framework for connected homes

As part of Monday’s unveiling of iOS 8, Apple took the covers off of HomeKit, a new framework for connected home devices that allows users to easily control those devices using iOS.



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Cantor: Apple to Lay Groundwork for ‘Year of Innovation’ Next Week

Don’t count on Apple unveiling the iWatch or new iPhones next week. Instead, the tech giant will likely reveal a duo of software updates. 

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