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Misfit unveils faster, more accurate Shine 2 fitness tracker

Misfit is back with a major update to its award-winning Shine fitness and sleep tracker. The new Shine 2 is faster and more accurate than its predecessor, with an added 3-axis magnetometer and updated hardware that promises improved responsiveness and snappier syncing. Shine 2 retains the subtle aesthetic of the original Shine, but it’s a […]

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Down with the kids? Apple Music more popular with older folk

Older people are more likely to subscribe to Apple Music than their younger counterparts, claims a new survey by consumer technology company Jackdaw Research. According to Jackdaw’s findings, 62 percent of survey respondents under the age of 35 have already cancelled Apple’s streaming music service. However, an impressive 67 percent of respondents aged 35 and […]

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Down with the kids? Apple Music more popular with older folk

Older people are more likely to subscribe to Apple Music than their younger counterparts, claims a new survey by consumer technology company Jackdaw Research. According to Jackdaw’s findings, 62 percent of survey respondents under the age of 35 have already cancelled Apple’s streaming music service. However, an impressive 67 percent of respondents aged 35 and […]

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A wireless LED flashbulb makes your phone a much more powerful camera

The phones in our cameras, especially with the release of the iPhone 6S, have become as good as what the pros use. Of course the pros also use more than just cameras to make their pictures look great, and iBlazr 2 brings one of the most important of them to your phone: a wireless flash. […]

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Google makes voice search faster and more accurate

Google voice searches just got faster and more accurate, thanks to new acoustic models that provide better voice recognition, especially in noisy environments. “New acoustic models are now used for voice searches and commands in the Google app (on Android and iOS), and for dictation on Android devices,” wrote the Google Speech Team on the […]

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Tim Cook has now launched more iPhones than Steve Jobs

Here’s a thought to make you feel old: With the launch of the iPhone 6s, Tim Cook will have officially overseen the launch of more new iPhone generations as CEO than Steve Jobs. While Jobs was running the show at Apple during the original iPhone, 3G, 3GS and iPhone 4 era, Cook has been in charge during […]

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The clock’s ticking on these massive discounts for gear, gadgets and more [Deals]

Summer’s slipping away and so are these deals on essential tech, toys, and lessons. From mini drones to universal charging stations to photography lessons, there’s something here for anyone and any budget. But with just a few days left, the time to act is now. Here’s a rundown of what’s on its way out the […]

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The clock’s ticking on these massive discounts for gear, gadgets and more [Deals]

Summer’s slipping away and so are these deals on essential tech, toys, and lessons. From mini drones to universal charging stations to photography lessons, there’s something here for anyone and any budget. But with just a few days left, the time to act is now. Here’s a rundown of what’s on its way out the […]

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UE Boom 2 speaker brings more of everything (except for screws)

SAN FRANCISCO — Ultimate Ears could have borrowed the iPhone 6s tag line to market its new UE Boom 2 Bluetooth speakers. Like Apple’s latest smartphones, which Cupertino hypes with the clever catchphrase “the only thing that’s changed is everything,” UE’s second-generation Bluetooth speaker is almost indistinguishable from its tubular predecessor — at least on […]

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More British retailers will begin offering Apple Watch this week

The Apple Watch is gradually rolling out to more and more outlets — with British department store John Lewis and electronics retailer Currys saying that they will start selling the wearable devices from 18 September. For those in the U.S., John Lewis is roughly the equivalent of Nordstroms or Bloomingdales, probably best known for its memorable Christmas ads. Currys, […]

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