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Iceland-based Oz set to launch, aiming to give YouTube a chill

Oz is a new paid subscription service offering videos designed around premium content that aims to take on sites like YouTube.

Attention, binge watchers: New 4K TVs from LG are 'Netflix recommended'

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LG is placing more importance on streaming content in its new OLED and LED TVs

Apple, as Watch rollout looms, emphasizes online ordering

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Apple store employees will tell customers interested in the Apple Watch to purchase the device online

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Report: Apple Watch Edition extended care plan will cost more than plebeian watches

Buyers of Apple’s luxury smartwatch can get a third year of damage protection and 24/7 support, but it won’t come cheap.

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Even the Apple Watch was searching for a problem to solve at first

Apple started thinking about smartwatches in 2011, but the Watch's raison d’etre—saving us from staring at our phones all the time—only became clear later.

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April Fools, Android Style: See how Google, Motorola, and T-Mobile are pulling your leg today

Today is when companies let their hair down, promoting faux products like a handcrafted selfie stick or a mobile plan for pets.

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African survey on counterfeit electrical products is a call to action

The Schneider Electric survey was conducted in 11 African countries

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Samsung, LG make up in dispute over broken washing machines

The South Korean giants would rather focus on improving their products and services

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LG's standalone Watch Urbane LTE will cost more than your average smartwatch

Pricing in Korea will be close to $600, putting it on par with the Apple Watch.

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Apple Watch mini-stores to open in London, Paris, Tokyo luxury retail shops

Each store opens on April 10, the same day the Apple Watch smartwatch becomes available for try-ons and preorders.

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Olio's small-batch smartwatch strives for form over function

In lieu of an app ecosystem, Olio focuses on handsome design and limited clutter.

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Microsoft to simplify Azure migration with bigger VM drives

Enterprises can now migrate virtual machines whose OS drives size exceed 127GB

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If a smartwatch replaces your keys, here's what you put on your keychain

NomadKey for Pebble watches looks kind of like a key, but is actually a compact USB charging cable.