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Apple Watch teardown findings: 205 mAh battery, upgrades unlikely

Apple's first smartwatch is surprisingly easy to repair in some ways, but don't expect to upgrade the internals over time.

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iTunes and Star Wars: Thanks but no thanks, Disney!

Disney has finally released the Star Wars movies in the iTunes store, but it's too little and far too late.


Why Red Hat is tackling BPM

Red Hat has embedded a business resource planner to help developers build applications to solve complex optimization and scheduling problems.


The Apple Watch is out and more goodies are coming our way…

Whether or not you will be wearing a brand-new Apple Watch today, you can feast your eyes with this incredible variety of accessories, stands, band adapters, cases, screen protectors, and other creative solutions for your wrist.

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Microsoft's Nadella describes his subscription dreams as company reports revenue growth

Microsoft reports a decline in profits as the industry moves past Windows XP.

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Median age at Google is 29, says age discrimination lawsuit

A software engineer who was 60 when he applied for a job at Google wasn't hired despite having "highly-pertinent qualifications and experience," and being described by a Google recruiter as a "great candidate," according to an...

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Apple Watch is a day away, but the Apple Watch User Guide is now online

Now you have something to read while you wait for your Apple Watch to come to your doorstep.

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Pretty much all of the Apple Watches are coming to work

Almost all current or perspective users of smartwatches and other wearable technologies want to use them for work, according to a Harris Poll survey commissioned by MDM vendor MobileIron.

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Apple Watch 'Wrist Detect' feature key for IT

A new IT policy in Apple's Configurator tool for admins lets enterprises force wrist authentication on the Apple Watch for access to on-screen notifications, and it's one of the few Watch-specific security features available at launch....

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Latest Windows 10 update demonstrates overhauled dev scheme

Microsoft released its seventh version of Windows 10's technical preview, following its pledge to deliver faster preview updates for the new operating system.

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A clean install might fix lingering OS X Yosemite problems

Apple has patched OS X Yosemite but some users are still experiencing problems. A clean install of OS X Yosemite might be the solution if you're one of them.

Wi-Fi client vulnerability could expose Android, Linux, BSD, other systems to attacks

A flaw in the widely used wpa_supplicant wireless client can lead remote code execution

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Review: The Intel Compute Stick -- the ultimate mobile PC

Stick PCs can turn any display into a fully operational computer. Intel's new Compute Stick does with Windows 8.1 for only $150.

Google puts integration at the center of Chrome for Work

Chrome OS devices play nicely with other enterprise technologies, the company says

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Apple's U.S. facilities now get 100% of their power from renewables

In its annual environmental responsibility report, Apple notes that all of its U.S. offices and data centers -- and 87% of its global operations -- now run on renewable energy.

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Apple retail chief rebuts showroom strategy speculation

Apple retail chief Angela Ahrendts has told store employees that the online-only sales of the Apple Watch and new 12-in. MacBook were a "unique situation" that would not become the new norm for the company.

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Apple offers expedited Apple Watch order lottery to developers

Developers, developers, developers, developers! Apple wants to hook you up so you don't have to wait until June to test Apple Watch apps on an actual Apple Watch.

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Apple starts charging Apple Watch buyers as it preps first shipments

Your Watch may be on its way as soon as Friday.

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