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Trade in your old Apple Watch. We pay the highest prices

If you just got a new Apple Watch Series 3 (or are about to), you should think about trading in your old watch.<p>Cult of Mac has a popular gadget buyback program that pays more for used Apple Watches than competing trade-in services, and it’s a lot easier and safer than Craigslist or eBay.<p>Cult of …

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Apple Watch Series 3 Initial Thoughts

Like all of the other early risers who wanted to be sure to get their Apple Watch Series 3 orders in, I got my Apple Watches today. I got both the Black Sport with the new Sport Loop band, and the Gold Sport with the Pink Sand Sport Band. I actually meant to order the Gold model with its …

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Your Original Apple Watch Can't Use One of watchOS 4's Best Features

There was big Apple Watch news on September 12 with the introduction of the new LTE-enabled Apple Watch Series 3. But just as big a deal –at least for existing Apple Watch owners– was the announcement of watchOS 4. The latest version of the operating system for the Apple Watch brings new features …

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Is the Apple Watch Series 3 Worth Buying? Our Fitness Editor Weighs In

Nothing gets folks more excited than a new gadget, and today the world is all abuzz with news of Apple’s latest release: the Apple Watch Series 3 has …

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The Apple Watch Series 3 appears to charge on certain Qi wireless chargers

At its annual hardware event this month, Apple announced a new wireless charging mat called AirPower that can charge either an iPhone 8, 8 Plus, or X at the same time as AirPods and an Apple Watch Series 3. At the time, we wondered if this meant that the AirPods and Apple Watch Series 3 would also …

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​7 Things You Need to Know About the Apple Watch Series 3

​Men's Health got its hands on Apple's latest gadget — and we liked what we saw<p>Now that the Apple Watch Series 3 is shipping out today, many are wondering whether the smart watch will live up to the hype. We here at <i>Men's Health</i> are able to confirm that it does. Recently, we had a chance to get our …

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Unboxing the Apple Watch Series 3

Vanessa Hand Orellana unwraps the new Apple Watch Series 3 and shows us what's inside.

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First look: Apple Watch Series 3 with cellular: stainless steel vs. aluminum

Hands-On<p>The new Apple Watch Series 3 has arrived, and AppleInsider offers a closer look at what to expect from the next-generation model, including …

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Tim Cook says iPhone 8 in ‘good supply’ on launch day, Apple Watch Series 3 LTE issue ‘very minor’

It’s iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus release day, and <i>CNBC</i> caught up with Apple CEO Tim Cook during his ritual Apple Store visit to check in on the launch. Despite the both new iPhones not selling out across the board like previous models (because the iPhone X is coming in November), Cook says ‘we really …

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Target Begins Notifying Some Apple Watch Series 3 Pre-Order Customers That Shipments Will Be Delayed

Target customers this morning began pointing out on Twitter, through tipster emails, and in our forums that their Apple Watch Series 3 orders have been delayed, unfortunately mirroring similar events that plagued many Target pre-order customers for the Series 2 model last year. The affected users …

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Oittm 5-port USB Rechargeable Stand for Apple Watch and iPhone $27 (Reg. $38)

Oittm (99% positive feedback from shoppers) via Amazon is offering its 5-port USB Rechargeable Stand for Apple Watch and iPhone for $37.99, but if you checkout with code <b>UJOV56J8</b> the price drops to <b>$26.59 shipped</b>. That’s a discount of over $11 and the lowest we’ve seen it offered at Amazon. Rated …

Gear & Gadgets

Review: BandWerk’s Apple Watch bands offer premium leathers to suit all tastes

While I’ve never seen myself as a key target for Apple’s fashion-oriented approach to the Apple Watch, I have been surprised. From initially wearing the black sport band full-time, I’ve actually come to enjoy having a variety of bands to change up the look.<p>I do have one of Apple’s woven nylon …

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iPhone X’s Face ID has at least 3 cool hidden features

You probably know that Apple's new Face ID feature will unlock the iPhone X and secure mobile payments with Apple Pay. You might even know that the front-facing camera behind Face ID can apply portrait mode to selfies and also breathe life into animated emojis, or "animoji."<p>But did you know that …

iOS

Is Apple losing some of its shine?

Apple’s (AAPL) new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus hit store shelves Friday but crowds lining up to snatch the new smartphone were a lot thinner than years past, many outlets reported. But many say Apple fans are just holding out for the soon-to-be released premium iPhone X that will hit stores in early …

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Put your Apple Watch Series 3 on Elago’s adorable W3 stand for $9

Elago via Amazon offers its W3 Apple Watch Stand for <b>$8.99 Prime shipped</b>. For comparison, it has a list price of $15 which it sells for direct. Today’s offer is the best that we’ve seen since February on the white model. We loved it in our hands-on and over 500 Amazon reviewers have left a 4.9/5 …

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The reviews are in for the iPhone 8/8Plus, Apple Watch Series 3 and Apple TV 4K (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy Podcast, Ep. 102)

<b>Subscribe to the Apple Byte Podcast</b><p>iTunes MP3 | RSS MP3 | FeedBurner MP3<p>Stitcher | Google Play | TuneIn<p>iTunes video | RSS video | FeedBurner video<p>YouTube | Livestream | Periscope<p><b>THE APPLE BYTE EXTRA CRUNCHY SHOW NOTES:</b><p><b>APPLE WATCH REVIEWS:</b><p>Apple Watch Series 3 review: A dash of iPod and a bit of …

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The LTE Apple Watch and the red dot

Yesterday, we posted the Hodinkee review of the cellular Apple Watch, with some focus on the red dot placed on the edge of the Digital Crown.<p>To add …

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Use iOS 11's new Automatic Setup tool with your iPhone 8 and 8 Plus

After unboxing your shiny new iPhone 8 ($699.00 at Apple) or 8 Plus and powering it up, the daunting task of transferring all of your accounts, messages, contacts and other assorted information is staring you right in the face.<p>With iOS 11, however, Apple is doing its best to make the process …

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Apple Watch Is Sprint's First CDMA-Free Phone

The new Apple Watch is the first device on Sprint's network to make phone calls without having ever connected to the carrier's old CDMA network.<p>PCMag …

Phones

Best docks to cradle your iPhone 8 or iPhone X

Apple’s new iPhones are its most beautiful yet. And as such, they deserve to be docked in nothing but the finest cradles ever crafted.<p>Find the perfect dock can be a bit of challenge considering there are a dizzying array of options to choose from. Not all docks are created equal though, so we’ve …

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Apple’s Lines Become Less of An Obsession

Time was, we reporters spent ours on a Friday in September writing about crowd size at <b>Apple</b> (AAPL) retail outlets, as part of the annual media frenzy …

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Launch Of Apple Watch Series 3 Tarnished By Its Connectivity Glitch

[Click here to view the video in this article] <br>Apple acknowledged problems with cellular connectivity in its newest smartwatch, raising questions …

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Apple Watch Series 3 LTE is here!

Watch our Apple Watch Series 3 Unboxing video. Today is Friday, September 22nd, 2017… or as many would like to call it.. iPhone Day. And if you went …

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9to5Toys Lunch Break: 13-inch MacBook Pro 256GB $199 off, 9.7-inch iPad Wi-Fi + LTE $385, Apple Watch Dock $9, more

Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by <i>signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter</i>. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications.<p>9to5Toys Lunch Break delivers the best deals every day of the week at 12:30PM EST. This includes price drops …

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This week on AI: iPhone 8, Apple TV 4K & Apple Watch Series 3 make their debut alongside OS updates

The iPhone 8, Apple TV 4K, and Apple Watch Series 3 finally hit shelves at the end of the week, not long after the launch of iOS 11, tvOS 11, and …

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Why the Apple Watch is still a business plan in search of a product

It's Marketing 101: When you want to sell a product, you extol its virtues. But when Apple recently announced its new Watch 3, the company pitched …

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SWINGS Swiss Analog Long Lasting Smartwatch

Combine the ease of the digital world with the style of analog with the SWINGS Swiss Analog Long Lasting Smartwatch. Rife with new technology and …

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3 big problems with Apple Watch Series 3

The Apple Watch has come a long way from the first model. With each update, Apple adds important missing ingredients, like GPS, a faster processor, cellular and an altimeter.<p>So has Apple Watch finally reached its true potential? Cupertino certainly thinks so. Apple COO Jeff Williams described …

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Apple Watch Series 3 first look: So far, no LTE problems

The Apple Watch Series 3 started shipping today, and our definitive review is still in the works. In the meantime, we wanted to give you a taste of what life is like with the company's first LTE-connected watch, so when we got it in for review, we said <i>eff it:</i> let's use nothing but the Watch all …

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Best Apple Watch Series 3 bands

Today’s the day to order an Apple Watch Series 3, unveiled at Apple’s keynote in Cupertino last week. And, we’ve got the must-have bands to outfit it.<p>Whether you embark on the Series 3 or just want to up the ante of your current Apple Watch, <i>Cult of Mac</i> has rounded up the top 10 bands to do just …

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